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#MusicMonday Wrap-up: Nov. 19

#MusicMonday Wrap-up: Nov. 19

This was a weekend of changes: new record deals, new music, new shows.

Specials & Guides

Pittsburgh City Paper Holiday Guide 2018

Things to do, eat, and see this holiday season

Holiday Cookie Table

Who said cookie tables are just for weddings? There's no holiday cookie like a Pittsburgh cookie.

Be kind to your Pittsburgh artists this holiday season

More shoppers are skipping holiday sales and buying from their local arts community, but is it enough?

News+Features

Pittsburgh offered $6.7 billion in a failed bid for Amazon HQ2, one of the largest incentive proposals ever

Leaders said the bid brought institutions together and garnered bipartisan support, but it’s unclear if it will be useful in the future.

Ron Stallworth, author of Black Klansman who infiltrated the KKK in the 1970s, speaks at Elsie H. Hillman Auditorium Wednesday

"Stay true to the principles we use and worry about doing our job. For the most part, they did. I'm very pleased with the end result."

How Pittsburgh losing the Amazon HQ2 bid could affect the region’s economy

An increase in Pittsburgh's labor shortage could be coming, but Pittsburgh could fight it by renewing focus on attracting small and mid-size businesses.

The Beehive bids farewell with a week of events

After 28 years, the funky South Side coffeehouse prepares to close its doors.

Aging in the sex work industry

"I wish I had known that striving to reach standardized images of beauty, the ones that have been shoved down my throat since I was a little girl, was a waste of time."

Archive project at Heinz History Center documents reactions to Tree of Life

“It's like trying to archive the ripples of a stone.”

Music

Funky Fly Project is growing up

Jazz is shaping all of them at a major point in their lives.

7 Days of Concerts

Venue Guide: Rex Theater

What to wear, where to smoke, and everything in between


Stage

Q&A with comedy duo/married couple/Arcade Comedy creative directors Jethro and Kristy Nolen

"If I wasn’t performing with my husband, I’d be in the front row cheering, because I’m his biggest fan."

Bodiography’s longest running dance series is back

The program of repertory works choreographed by current and former Bodiography members runs November 16 and 17 at the Byham Theater.


Food+Drink

Fl. 2's second Guest Chef Dinner Series stuns with dishes like artichoke dusted with vegetable ash

Peraza’s kitchen was a stage. The dinner was a performance from talented chefs, a show of exquisite plates

Eat'n Park and Klavon's Ice Cream team up for a collaboration worth smiling about

The limited-edition Smiley Cookie ice-cream sandwiches come in six flavors, from chocolate chip cookie dough to mint chocolate chip

Bring some gum, a wet wipe, and an empty stomach to Tana Ethiopian Cuisine in East Liberty

If you like to keep clear boundaries between your food, Tana is not for you.

Screen

Kusama: Infinity gives a troubled, visionary artist her due

Kusama: Infinity will play at Row House Cinema.

Pittsburgh Shorts Film Festival returns with spotlight on tolerance, women directors

The annual event from Film Pittsburgh showcases 93 short films from 24 countries.

The incomplete feminism of Widows

It's at times fun, gripping, and if you want, "empowering."

Blogs

#MusicMonday Wrap-up: Nov. 19

This was a weekend of changes: new record deals, new music, new shows.

Top 5 Light Up Night Alternatives

Looking for something to do tonight that doesn’t include joining the masses of Pittsburghers at Light Up Night?

Now Streaming: #NewMusicFriday Nov. 16

Fri., Nov. 16. So much music, so little time. But, CP staff writer, Jordan Snowden is here to help.


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