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The Ladies Behind the Fest: Q&A With Ladyfest 2016 Organizers Jen and Steph

Conducted by Melanie Stangl There’s hardly been a better time and place for local music festival lovers than this summer in Pittsburgh.  Following the 180-band extravaganza at Deutschtown on the North Side on July 8th and 9th is Ladyfest, a [...]

July 14, 2016 Interviews, Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

Ladyfest Breaks the Mold in Male Dominated Scene

By Melanie Stangl Between Deutschtown Music Festival on the North Side, Framework in Allentown, Strip District in its namesake neighborhood, and Rock All Night Tour in Lawrenceville (to name just a few), Pittsburgh’s music festival scene is absolutely thriving. With [...]

July 11, 2016 Feature, Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

Tonight: Nate Allen and the Pac-Away Dots Play Roboto

Nate Allen of the eccentric duo Destroy Nate Allen which also features his wife Tessa Allen, is making a stop on his midwest tour at Mr. Roboto Project. His latest venture is Nate Allen and the Pac-Away Dots, started after [...]

October 19, 2015 Upcoming Shows

Joe Mruk and Red Buffalo Illustration Announce Exhibit

Talented concert poster artist, Joe Mruk of Red Buffalo Illustration just announced an exhibit of his work at Mr. Roboto Project, called Volksbeast. The show will feature 50 of his posters designed between 2012 and 2015. He has been commissioned [...]

March 24, 2015 Feature, Local Artists

Adventures Release Debut Album, and Killer New Video

Pittsburgh band, Adventures, put out their long awaited first LP February 17, through Run for Cover Records, called “Supersonic Home.” In a short time, the group made up of members of Code Orange have garnered positive reviews and even landed [...]

March 5, 2015 Feature, Local Artists

Whirr and Adventures Play Roboto April 7

Tuesday, April 7 Mr Roboto Project Whirr, Adventures Doors 7pm Press Release On the heels of their success with 2014’s Sway LP (Graveface Records), the Bay Area formed quintet Whirr have announced a string of US tour dates this April. [...]

March 4, 2015 Local Artists, Upcoming Shows

Twin Peaks Live Up To Hype at Roboto

Mr. Roboto Project Twin Peaks, The Lemons, and Dumplings August 15, 2014 Photos and Review by Randy Jarosz There’s nothing better than seeing a band perform, while on the cusp of stardom. There is a feeling that you know something [...]

August 16, 2014 Concert Reviews, Local Artists

Twin Peaks Bring Punk Rock to Roboto

Cover photo by Tyler Brooks via Pitch Perfect PR Twin Peaks are bringing their stoner garage punk to Mr. Roboto Project this Friday. The Chicago quartet have been grinding out the summer headlining shows and playing festivals like Pitchfork to [...]

August 10, 2014 Concert Preview, Upcoming Shows