#NYO10 Weekly Events List | 03.03.16

Published On March 4, 2016 | By Leah Kennedy | Events

tabooTaboo, Come Holy Spirit, Natalia + Empty Beings

Thursday 3.3.16 | 8PM @ babyland | $5
3577 Bigelow Blvd. Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Send your minds and bodies on a rhythmic journey at Taboo‘s upcoming performance on Polish Hill. The outfit is making their way here from Maine to give us a taste of their eclectic sounds. Come Holy Spirit, Natalia (LA), and Empty Beings will be on board for opening support.

Daily Bread pres. First Friday Parties w/ Metacara & DJ Afterthoughtmetacara

Friday 3.4.16 | 5PM @ Daily Bread | $5
5450 Penn Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Check out the video release party for local experimental duo, Metacara, which goes down at the Daily Bread office as part of their First Friday party series. Since last spring, Kyla and Vin have been making waves in the PGH with their EP, “Stone Love.” Now, they’re celebrating the release of their immersive new video for the single, “Hornets.” The video features visual interpretation from local filmmakers, 4TWELVE PICTURES, and dancers from Pitt’s hip hop crew. Additional musical support will come from Pittsburgh’s own, DJ Afterthought.

skeptical

412 DNB pres. SKEPTICAL

Friday 3.4.16 | 9PM @ Spirit | $10 (presales available) | 21+
242 51st St. Pittsburgh, PA 15201

U.K. DJ-producer Skeptical is headed to the States on his nationwide tour, and he’ll be serving up a proper selection of cutting edge drum & bass music in the Burgh. The artist has made a name for himself in recent years with his contributions to producer collective, Module 8; plus, a multitude of releases on esteemed imprints from around the world, including Dispatch Recordings, Metalheadz, Soul:r and Exit Records UK, to name a few. Come watch him throw down at Spirit this Friday night. Opening support will be provided by local selectors, Paper Cuts–a.k.a. DJ Ninja Papes & Cut Master Cash, plus Spednar b2b 0h85

CURED @ Remedycured

Friday 3.4.16 | 10PM @ Remedy | $3-$5 | 21+
5121 Butler St. Pittsburgh, PA 15201

On the First Friday of each month, DJ Jarrett Tebbets serves up a proper selection of disco, funk and soul, while guests chow down on a fine selection of pork-centric cuisines cooked up at Remedy. This month’s menu features include BBQ pulled pork, pretzel rolls and pickles. Chocolate Boombox’s Anthony Susan will be providing proper grooves as this month’s guest DJ.

PANDEMIC: March Madness

Friday 3.4.16 | 10PM @ brillobox | $6 | 21+
4104 Penn Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15224

This weekend, PANDEMIC takes over brillobox for the next edition of their monthly dance party, appropriately titled “March Madness.” Get ready to drink, dance, stomp and yell, as you get down to bass-y ethnic beats ranging from Cumbia, to Chalga, to global dancehall and Afrobeats.

 

Dan Savage pres. HUMP! Film Festivalhump4

Friday 3.4 ~ Sat. 3.5.16 | multiple showtimes @ Ace Hotel | $20-$22 | 18+
120 S Whitfield St. Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Over the past decade, Dan Savage’s amateur porn film fest, “HUMP!,” has swept the nation. This year, he’s making his way to Pittsburgh to give us a taste of what HUMP! is all about on his nationwide tour. The curated film fest strives to break boundaries of uncomfortable stigmas that plague the porn industry, and features a selection of 20 versatile video clips with participants competing for cash prizes. Check out showtimes online and be sure to try your luck at our giveaway for an awesome weekend prize pack.

ostgut and honcho

Ostgut + HONCHO @ Hot Mass

Friday 3.4 ~ Sat. 3.5.16 | 11:59PM @ Hot Mass | $20 | 21+
1139 Penn Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15222

This two-part weekend excursion features the sounds of Berlin and the stylings of PGH’s favorite queer dance rager, HONCHO. Check out Panorama Bar resident, Nick Höppner on Friday, with opening support from Tony Fairchild; and Massimiliano Pagliara on Saturday, with Clark Price on the decks to kick off the evening. Both parties will serve as the official HUMP! afterparties this weekend. In addition, we’ve got tickets to give out for both parties as part of our HUMP! prize pack giveaways!

The Locomotive Explosive pres. LA-LA-Landloco explosive

Saturday 3.5.16 | 10PM @ Spirit | FREE | 21+
242 51st St. Pittsburgh, PA 15201

Each month, local artist collective The Locomotive Explosive takes over Spirit and transforms the room with an immersive, totally unique art installation, complimented by beats from the Burgh’s finest house and techno aficionados. This month features giant spinning cat heads (preview pictured right) and the musical stylings of Tom Brown (1/3 of T.L.E.) and Jose Moran–don’t miss out!

loyal order

Loyal Order: Drummer vs. DJ

Sunday 3.6.16 | 9PM @ Spirit | FREE | 21+
242 51st St. Pittsburgh, PA 15201

At the next edition of Loyal Order, drummers and DJs collide–exiting their comfort zones to collab with some of the best local talent for a new take on their sound. This month will feature 7 drummers and 7 DJs, including: Courtesy, Josh Williams, Giuseppe Capolupo, Heather Donovan, Big Bacon, Shawk Klocek and Cam Mariotti on the drums; and Christo, DJ Bamboo, DJ Red, EYEJAY, Jx4, KEEB$ & Maestro on the decks.

Etsy Manufacturing Day etsy2

Tuesday 3.8.16 | 2:30PM @ Energy Innovation Center | SOLD OUT | 21+
1435 Bedford Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Etsy Manufacturing Day links up local manufacturers with designers in categories ranging from printing, to machining & fabrication; apparel & textile; and metalwork/jewelry! The workshop takes place at PGH’s Energy Innovation Center, and features the following guest speakers: Deb Lam, Chief Innovation and Performance Officer, City of Pittsburgh; Bob Hurley, Director, Allegheny County Department of Economic Development; Emily Smith, The Etsy Manufacturing Team; Jessica Sinclair and Millard Humphreys – University of Pittsburgh Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence (IEE). Find out more info on their website; and be sure to stop out to network and check out great local finds.

 

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