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The Mason Bates Interview

March 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra‘s “Composer of the Year”, the esteemed Mason Bates, is making his return to Pittsburgh in a very notraditional format. His project, Mercury Soul, combines orchestral compositions with electronic music and takes place...

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The Crystal Hoffman Interview

March 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

What would you say to walking across the country, sleeping on the ground each night, and living off the land, all for the sake of your art? Well, that’s exactly what Crystal Hoffman will be...

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Phosphorescent at Club Cafe

March 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Indie folk crooner Phosphorescent, or Matthew Houck to his friends, was likely overlooked during his opening slot on 2008’s tour with Bon Iver, but he’s turning heads with his latest release, Muchacho, a candid attempt...

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Steeltown Film Factory

March 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Steeltown Film Factory is a wonderful opportunity for area filmmakers to shine. Each year since 2011, the contest has awarded the winning entry $15,000 to produce their script, that endures a rigorous process in...

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The Protomen Giveaway

March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Level up your geek status to another plane by getting hip to The Protomen, the ultimate nerd band! Forget about being an ordinary, Nintendo-playing hipster who listens to Belle and Sebastian and transcend the boundaries...

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Cool Show Alert: ERAAS + Trust at Brillobox

March 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Toronto-based synth pop duo Trust are nearing their last leg of their winter tour with a stop at Brillobox tonight. Lead by the moody, goth-inspired vocals of Robert Alfons, the duo’s other half is Maya...

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Bring Blood Brother to Pittsburgh!

March 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

A local filmmaker has been making quite an international stir with his documentary, Blood Brother. Steve Hoover directed the film, which follows his best friend, Rocky Bratt, who moved to India to work with children...

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Art Attack 2

March 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Art Attack is a local organization that hosts live art events and donates the proceeds to a charity close to their heart. They’re all about “creating and sharing”. The largest event of its kind in...

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The Allegheny Wine Mixer Interview

March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

We recently stopped by Upper Lawrenceville’s Allegheny Wine Mixer, a nice spot to throw back a glass or two of wine with a few friends and devour awesome cheese and cured meats. A welcoming, cozy...

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The 1975 Giveaway

March 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

UK-based synth-poppers The 1975 are coming to 6119 for a show March 22nd. We realize that’s a lot of numbers to keep straight, so we’re here to school you a bit on the band. Their...

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The St. Patrick’s Day Party Guide

March 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Did you know that Pittsburgh is home to the 2nd largest St. Patrick’s Day parade in the world? The legacy runs deep – from the large population of Pittsburgh residents with an Irish heritage to...

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The Of Monsters and Men Giveaway

March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Of Monsters and Men is a six-piece indie band from Iceland who has taken independent radio by storm with their hit “Little Talks”, reaching the top 20 in over five countries and #1 on the...

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