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Eastend Mile -Caleb Lombardi Interview

In a time where younger musicians shy away from jazz music, Eastend Mile fully embraces the genre. The four piece consisting of Roger Romero on Saxophone, Caleb Lombardi on Keys, Christoffer Thygesen on Bass and Dhruva Krishna on Drums put [...]

September 8, 2016 Interviews, Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

James Street Gastropub Must Keep Noise Down—or Risk Going Silent

Article by Melanie Stangl Photos by Randy Jarosz The corner of Main and Foreland Streets in the historic North Side neighborhood of Deutschtown is home to the James Street Gastropub and Speakeasy, a dedicated supporter of Pittsburgh’s growing music scene [...]

July 29, 2016 Feature, Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

James Street Gastropub and Speakeasy Grows With Deutschtown Music Festival

Photos and article by Randy Jarosz Deutschtown music Festival has grown exponentially over its 4 year run on Pittsburgh’s North Side. From 50 bands in 2013 to over 180 this year through two days. With only a handful of venues [...]

July 7, 2016 Concert Preview, Feature, Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

LoFi Delphi “Always the Quiet Ones” Album Review

LoFi Delphi “Always the Quiet Ones” Released June 10, 2016 LoFi Delphi’s “Always the Quiet Ones” feels like a cool breeze on a hot summer day. With a laid-back approach highlighted by Becki Gallagher’s poetic lyricism the songs simply work. [...]

June 16, 2016 Album Reviews, Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

Grandadchilds and Bindley Hardware Co. Rock the Speakeasy

Grandadchilds Bindley Hardware Co. Pop Thief & The Grand Larceny James Street Speakeasy May 19, 2016 Photos and review by Melanie Stangl Descending into the dimly-lit Speakeasy at James Street Gastropub on the North Side evokes a certain vibe: a [...]

May 23, 2016 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Layer Cake Fest Adds Another Layer

Layer Cake Festival was created to combine the art and music community in a way that hasn’t been done before in Pittsburgh. October third was the start of this unique concept utilizing all three floors at James Street Gastropub and [...]

April 13, 2016 Concert Preview, Feature, Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

Sound Scene Express Best of 2015 LIVE

It has been a big year in Pittsburgh music and 2016 is already shaping up to be another great year of local music. Meeting of Important People and the Red Western are getting back in the action with new releases [...]

December 16, 2015 Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

New Festival Comes in Layers

Poster by Joe Mruk Layer Cake is the perfect name for a festival that takes place at a multi-tiered venue. With three floors, James Street Gastro Pub and Speakeasy, which is also a showcase venue for the Deutschtown Music Festival on [...]

October 2, 2015 Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

Ziggy Sawdust Produces New Music Fest

Ziggy Sawdust Productions just released their schedule for the first “Layer Cake Festival” to be held at James Street Gastro Pub and Speakeasy on the North Side, October 3. Ziggy Sawdust specializes in event planning with an emphasis on art [...]

August 26, 2015 Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

You Bred Raptors? Tonight at James Street Gastropub

What better way to reach an audience than through New York City’s subway system. That’s upward of 60,000 listeners daily. That is 5,000 less than than the capacity of Heinz Field and triple the amount of people that Consol Energy [...]

June 12, 2015 Upcoming Shows