Vol. 22, No. 15
2012 Primary Election Guide
314 Pasta & Prime
A restaurant offering well-prepared pasta and meat dishes fills the former Notion space in Oakmont
By Angelique Bamberg and Jason Roth
The café at the Big Idea Bookstore is now open
The worker-run venue in Bloomfield can meet your coffee and veggie snack needs
By Al Hoff
Joe Barsotti evangelizes for smaller-label wines
"I want Pittsburgh to be the wine Mecca of the universe."
By Hal B. Klein
Pittsburgh stars or co-stars in two new poetry collections and an art book.
Poet Jonathan Moody returns to read from his impressive debut collection.
By Bill O'Driscoll
Ghost brings a different kind of devotional music from Sweden
Most of us dismiss satanic artwork as "devil worship" rather than recognizing its devotional merits
By Andrew McKeon
Hear/Now Festival brings together local, international names in new music
"I saw this as a way to bridge gaps."
By Andy Mulkerin
The Ceiling Stares return with a new single
"We wanted to see what kind of stories we can tell through two songs."
New releases from Christopher Mark Jones, Ahmad Jamal and The Satin Hearts
Critics' Picks: April 12 - 14
Local appearances by The Jezabels, The National Rifle and Howler, plus the grand opening of a new club in the Strip.
Trust us, Bill Maher — you don't want to talk to us for free.
You can't give free interviews to a free newspaper that just anyone can read or sleep under.
By Aaron Jentzen
Tigers Be Still
Playwright Rosenstock's desperation to be funny is what keeps the jokes from landing.
By Ted Hoover
An acclaimed Japanese dancer and choreographer makes his Pittsburgh debut.
Kota Yamazaki's (glowing) uses light to explore the tricks darkness can play.
By Steve Sucato
A filmmaker advocates for an end to bullying by exposing its cruelty on camera
Guy Maddin's new film has plenty of style, but not much coherence
By Harry Kloman
The American Pie gang is back, and so are the same old jokes
Blue Like Jazz
A light comedy that asks: Can you find God at a kooky liberal arts college?
Lynn Cullen Live 04/11/12
Audio & Video Archive
Lynn Cullen Live 04/12/12
Lynn Cullen Live 04/13/12
Lynn Cullen Live 04/16/12
Lynn Cullen Live 04/17/12
Bi and sexually adventurous are great traits in a mate; dishonest and emotionally abusive are not.
Short List: April 12 - 19
Cornell Gunter's Coasters, The Drifters & The Platters Holiday Hop
The Palace Theatre
Thu., Dec. 5, 7:30-10:30 p.m.
Audio & Video Archive
More Lynn Cullen Live
Where do Allegheny County’s elected officials stand on the fight over fracking and cracker plants?
By Ryan Deto
An appreciation of Prantl's Thumbprint cookie
By Maggie Weaver
Rex bartender Christy Fowler doesn't have time for muddling
By Lissa Brennan
Pennsylvanians really love mini bottles of Fireball whiskey