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Atlas Genius, Faulkner, and Nevada Color Rock the Rex, 7/17/2017

East Carson Street on Pittsburgh’s South Side is a zoo on any given weekend night. But the sidewalks were sparser this past Monday, July 17th, as I walked down them towards the Rex Theater. The occasion? Australia native indie rock [...]

July 23, 2017 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Great Good Fine Ok, Morgxn, and Emerson Jay Electrify at Cattivo, 5/25/17

Each act brought their A-game with slick production, soaring vocals that didn’t falter, and live drums that took their studio tracks to the next level. They enjoyed the hell out of themselves, and that energy was contagious, spreading through [...]

June 4, 2017 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Jukebox the Ghost, The Elwins, Blue of Colors Energize at Mr. Smalls, 4/13/17

Photos and article by Melanie Stangl After living in Pittsburgh for over four years now, I can safely say that April is the month with some of the nicest weather in the Steel City. Which made pop-rock trio Jukebox the [...]

April 18, 2017 Concert Reviews, Feature

Concert Review: Pixies, new line-up a done Deal

Pixies Carnegie Music Hall of Oakland Pittsburgh, PA January 25, 2014 Photos and Review by Randy Jarosz The Pixies, one of the most influential bands in music and quite possibly as equally underrated, made their way to Pittsburgh, Saturday night [...]

January 26, 2014 Concert Reviews

The Devil Makes Three :Concert Review at Mr. Smalls Theater

The Devil Makes Three Thursday, November 14, 2013 Concert Review by Marty Brown   Moments before the doors were to open at Mr. Smalls for the modern Dixieland giants The Devil Makes Three (TDM3), my friend Alison Brown (no relation) [...]

November 14, 2013 Concert Reviews

Bastard Bearded Irishmen at Hard Rock Café

Bastard Bearded Irishmen at Hard Rock Café 10/26 Photos and Review by Randy Jarosz Staley’s Comet Photos by Reina Peli 105.9 The X brought their 6th annual Halloween Bash back to Hard Rock Café, Saturday, October 26. It was a [...]

October 26, 2013 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Chopper Pilot at the Smiling Moose

Photos and review by Randy Jarosz Chopper Pilot, “A band’s band,” as they are dubbed, is a two piece hard hitting rock outfit led by a charismatic Dan Kitching on vocals and lead guitar, while band mate Marty Brown pounds [...]

October 18, 2013 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Cabinet Shakes the House at Club Cafe

Photos and Review by Randy Jarosz “If you don’t go to work, then no one will If you don’t go to work, mamma tell me who will If you don’t get up and go to work The whole damned town [...]

October 5, 2013 Concert Reviews