#NYO10 Weekly Event Guide | 03.17.16
Third Thursday: REMIX
Thursday 3.17.16 | 8PM @ CMOA | $5-$10
4400 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15213
CMOA returns for their monthly installment; and this time, they’re bringing on VIA for a mash-up night of film, music and art. Catch the Pittsburgh premiere of “Ways of Something,” a film remix by Canadian director Lorna Mills featuring work by 100+ digital artists in the Net.Art movement, including: original animated GIFs, film remix, 3D animation, and web-based performances describing how we look at art after the internet. Guests can swap faces with in-gallery portraits; jam out with local bands and artists like Derider, Good Dude Lojack, Jacquea Mae, David Edmunds, and Dubravka Bencic; chat with film director Lorna Mills and artist Angela Washko, plus more!
Friday 3.18.16 | 5:30PM @ PDP
623 Smithfield St. Pittsburgh, PA 15222
PDP is back again with a special pop-up Night Market as a part of the #PGH200 bicentennial celebration alongside the City of Pittsburgh and the Cultural Trust Gallery Crawl. This new spot has something for everyone and includes refreshments, games, music from Frankie Capri and DJ Soy Sos, plus much more. Stop by and become familiar with some of the city’s talented vendors such as: Forest Floor Fabrications, 3D Origami Art Studio, Little Athens Catering, Vessel Studio Glass, Jenn’s Jems, Paws in the Sand Pet Treats, Abandoned Pittsburgh, and A519 Chocolate. (just to name a few!)
Friday 3.18.16 | 9PM @ Spirit | 21+
242 51st St. Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Pittsburgh’s 7-piece pop group is back with their brand new release “aleatoric delay,” and what better way to celebrate than with a live show? Stop out and hear some new songs from delicious pastries, who’ll be playing alongside Meeting Of Important People, Shaky Shrines, and Butterbirds. The night is sure to be fun and surprising with new songs from all the entertainers, as well as all the classics.
Friday 3.18.16 | 9PM @ Thunderbird Cafe| $15 | 21+
4023 Butler St. Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Making his way onto the music scene back in 2003, Alexey Egorchenkov’s (ENEI) career has boomed since his first official release in 2007. After working with Critical Music the last few years, he was named the ‘Best Newcomer Producer’ at the Drum and Bass Arena Awards in 2011 and quickly became Russia’s number 1 producer/DJ. Now, this Russian legend is making his Pittsburgh debut at Thunderbird Cafe. Hosted by Pittsburgh Drum and Bass Collective as well as Boss Music; other DJs: Semko, Status Jackers, Sub-Q & JTS will also be lending their talents to the showcase.
Fri. 3.18 ~ Sat. 3.19.16 | 10AM @ David L. Lawrence Convention Center | $20-$50
1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd. Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Farm to Table‘s wellness program and Annual Conference includes different ways to incorporate great foods–and foods that are great for you–with workshops including: Lunch & Learns, cooking demonstrations, local tastings, fruit bowls and student assemblies. This year, their 10th anniversary Conference will include additional interactive exhibits and speakers, compelling live demos, and more local vendors and purveyors. The”Keep it Real, Keep it Local” theme will combine the increasingly positive steps Burgh residents have made in food wellness, as well as within the city’s culture.
Saturday 3.19.16 | 9PM @ Thunderbird Cafe| $10 | 21+
146 44th St. Pittsburgh, PA 15201
As the race for a presidential nomination continues, groups are getting together to raise funds and support for their favorite candidate. This is the first event in a series of Pittsburgh fundraisers for Senator Bernie Sanders, with admissions split among the different bands and also sent in to the Senator’s funds (to avoid exceeding the donation limit). Bands will be playing upstairs and downstairs throughout the night, and music will be provided by talented musicians found all around Pittsburgh, including: Chrome Moses, King Fez, The Homisides, Gary Zaborowski, Colleen Wilde Bellydance, and more. Check out the full lineup online (at the link above).
Saturday 3.19.16 | 9PM @ Salem’s Event Cafe | $10
27th and Penn Ave. Pittsburgh, PA
As a producing/DJ-ing/graphic design duo from Lima, Perú – Dengue Dengue Dengue! is bringing native rhythms from around the world straight to our doorsteps. Their unique spin on native music with electronic digital sounds and visuals makes for a show you’ll want to witness. The group has traveled all over the world from Latin America to Europe; and now, they’ll be in the Burgh, with opening support from Pandemic Pete, DJ Juan Diego, and James Gyre. Round Corner Cantina will be also be offering refreshments!
DETOUR pres. A Vague Output Showcase
Saturday 3.19.16 | 11:59PM @ Hot Mass | $20 | 21+
1139 Penn Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15222
In addition to their renowned late-night event series, Baltimore-based DJ-producer collective Vague Output has been shaking up dance floors of all sizes across the nation. This month, they touch down for a late-night affair at Hot Mass! Join your favorite afterhours aficionados and catch DJs Alex Gardel, A’Phreaq (Live), and Graham Hatke on the decks for a night presented by DETOUR that you won’t soon forget.
Saturday 3.19.16 | 9PM @ brillobox
4104 Penn Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15224
4-piece rock outfit Old Head drops their upcoming LP this weekend via Omentum Records. Celebrate with the band this Saturday, and be sure to arrive early to jam out to opening performances from local favorites, Outsideinside and Terry & the Cops.
Spring Pop-up Market
Sunday 3.20.16 | 12PM @ Ace Hotel | FREE
120 S Whitfield St. Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Local women’s wear collective Anemoia Vintage returns to Ace Hotel to present a fully curated fashion market showcasing 20 of the best artisans and vintage sellers in the Burgh. Browse artwork and vintage finds in Ace’s Gym, while you enjoy a pop-up brunch cafe with drinks and light fare. This market is free to attend and open to the public; check out a full list of the vendors online!