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Two decades ago, Pittsburgh’s once barren South Side strip welcomed the Lava Lounge–an eclectic music and counterculture venue that brought residents onto East Carson St. to let loose and enjoy good vibes in its funky, cave-like atmosphere. Recently,...

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Last fall, talents collided at Pittsburgh’s first ever installment of Layer Cake Music Fest, an immersive gathering of local artists and musicians in the 412. This year’s second installment is well underway; and this time,...

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#NYO10 Weekly Events List | 04.21.16

April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Classic Material pres. Mobb Deeb + Smif-N-Wessun Thursday 4.21.16 | 8PM @ Spirit | $25 | 21+ 242 51st St. Pittsburgh, PA 15201 Mobb Deep celebrates the 20th Anniversary of “Hell on Earth” this week in the Burgh....

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Medical Weed Gets the Green Light in PA

April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last weekend, PA Governor Tom Wolf made history when he signed off on Senate Bill 3, making medical weed legal in the Keystone State; and residents rejoiced over success in a long-fought battle with state government officials....

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#NYO10 Weekly Events List | 04.14.16

April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

VANESSA GERMAN: Opening Reception Friday 4.15.16 | 6PM @ Artists Image Resource | FREE 518 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA 15212 This Friday, artist Vanessa German presents her latest work at AIR. Titled dontsaythatshitoutloud, German’s artworks fuse poetry,...

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This spring, two local collectives come together to host a multi-month residency celebrating Pittsburgh’s flourishing Latino arts community. The exhibition will be hosted by art activists at Most Wanted Fine Art Gallery, alongside food-and-drink establishment and Latino...

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#NYO10 Weekly Events List | 04.08.16

April 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

PAPA 19 World Pinball Championship Thurs. 4.7.16 ~ Sat. 4.10.16 | 10AM – 9PM @ PAPA | FREE 100 Keystone Dr. Carnegie, PA 15106 The Professional & Amateur Pinball Association World Championships returns to the PGH this spring for...

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Assault statistics on a national scale reveal that rape is the most under-reported violent crime in America; in a large national survey of American women, only 16% of the rapes (approx. one out of every six)...

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#NYO10 Weekly Event Guide | 03.31.16

March 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Acid Mothers Temple w/ Mounds Thursday 3.31.16 | 8PM @ Club Cafe | $15 | 21+ 56 S. 12th St. Pittsburgh, PA 15203 Japanese psychedelic rock group Acid Mothers Temple have been making their mark on the...

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On March 30, the Burgh welcomes NYC’s revered disco orchestra, Escort, alongside the likes of New Jersey natives, Lyndsey Smith & Soul Distribution. Last fall, Escort dropped their highly anticipated sophomore record, “Animal Nature,” which features elements from the...

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Back in 2012, Red Star Kombucha premiered a new brew in the Burgh, marking the establishment the first in PA to manufacture the now highly-sought-after “kombucha” beverage. For those unfamiliar with the brew, the black (or green) fermented...

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Nearly a decade ago, revered filmmakers PJ DeBoy and John Cameron Mitchell linked up for a film called “Shortbus”–an erotic comedy that paints the picturesque tale of several young New Yorkers and their sexcapades. The film received rave reviews;...

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