Music Feature

Lee Bains III adds a punk twist to good ol' Southern rock

"I think in the South, we have a tendency to try to be very polite."

Pittsburgh Dining


A coy eatery in Springdale offers superb soups and Italian-American favorites

Mount Lebanon's Hitchhiker Brewing promises experimental approach to craft beer

"I get to satisfy my inner beer nerd," says head brewer Andy Kwiatkowski

Madonna's returns to Downtown — with a new cuisine

Old regulars from the Mexican restaurant drop in, and only a few have said, "Where are the nachos?"


A photographer explores an icon of contemporary African-American culture.

The interiors of the Johnson building are so rich and fantastical that resonate emotionally and intellectually as well as visually.

A brief for "America's Least Livable City"

Hyla Willis' Artist of the Year Show shows the flipside of such rankings

On Stage

Brighton Beach Memoirs at Little Lake Theatre

James Curry gives the most fully realized performance by a "child" actor I've ever seen.

Oliver Twisted at Rage of the Stage

Rage of the Stage is about a bunch of people not merely following a plot, but rather fulfilling an aesthetic

Opera Theater's SummerFest returns with The Merry Widow, The Fantasticks and more

This year's fest leans toward the light and the light-hearted


Tim Kinsella talks emo, publishing and his regimented schedule

"Emotions are actually the last thing I want to come in contact with. Grids. I like grids."

Lee Bains III adds a punk twist to good ol' Southern rock

"I think in the South, we have a tendency to try to be very polite."

Deutschtown Festival presents free music throughout the North Side

"Neighborhoods like Deutschtown are the ones I seek out when I travel."

Critics' Picks: July 11 - 15

Local shows by Pentimento and Deltron 3030, plus a local showcase put together by Jazz Garcelle, and two festivals: Women of Metal Fest and Vans Warped Tour

On Screen


Bong Joon-ho's dystopia-on-train is an intriguing, thrilling ride

Citizen Koch

A documentary looks at the increased influence of mega-money on political campaigns

The Grand Seduction

Predictable comedy remake charms nonetheless


Melissa McCarthy's on-the-road comedy takes too many wrong turns
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Timed Travel: Amateur transit spotter tries to fill PAT's real-time information void

"From a macro perspective, what [Andrew] is doing is very valuable"

Hidden Harvest: Nonprofit will put city's wasted produce to good use

"[Tree-owners] might not even realize what they have in their backyard is edible."


Bye Lines

Scaife's place in history is assured — like it or not

Lynn Cullen Live 07/09/14

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