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Summer Guide Music Listings 

MAY 20

Third Eye Blind. Palace Theatre
Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers, Dead Rock West. Thunderbird Café
Tally Hall, Malbec, Crocodiles. Mr. Small's
Sourvein. Howlers
Qualms, Token Black Guy, The Fitt. Smiling Moose
Thinguma*jigSaw. Morning Glory


MAY 21

Amber Pacific, Farewell, Fight Fair, Houston Calls, Call to Attraction. Diesel
Strange Design (Phish tribute). Club Café
Dirty Black Horses. Lava Lounge
Krash Karma, Mojo Filter. Smiling Moose
Mark Guiser. Mullaney's Harp & Fiddle
Joe Buck Yourself, Captain Sean, Rustbelt Homewreckers. 31st Street


MAY 22

Wes & Eugene's Cabinet of Wonders feat. Eugene Mirman, John Wesley Harding, Michael Glabicki, Terrance Hayes, The Cynics, Chriss Mills & Megan Reilly. New Hazlett
Wale, Colin Munroe. Shadow Lounge
Asylum Street Spankers. Club Café
Old Crow Medicine Show. Carnegie Library Music Hall of Homestead
Steve Norton & Vic Rawlings. Your Inner Vagabond
Kylesa, Rebreather. Belvedere's
Bowhunter, The Sunflower Spectacle, The Upstairs, February Fourteenth, Mantastics. Rock Room
Wild Colonial Boys. Mullaney's Harp & Fiddle
Sleeping Through September, Eyes For Armour, Outcried Dilemma, Thank You Dahling. Mr. Small's
Unhappy Birthday: Morrissey 50th Birthday Tribute Show feat. Life In Bed, Delicious Pastries, The Wilsons, Meeka in Jail, The Bee Gentles, DJs Juddy and Gordy. Brillobox
Silent Way, Darby Redford, His Day Has Come, Land Line. 222 Ormsby
The Lava Game. Houlihan's
The Dream Intended, A Vision Within. Smiling Moose
Twistin' Tarantulas, The Quakes, The Devilz in the Detailz. 31st Street
Canthus, Hitchcock Curse, After The Fall. Altar Bar
Great American Gypsies. Your Inner Vagabond


MAY 23

John Wicks, Paul Collins, Aviation Blondes, SPUDS. Thunderbird Café
Vinnie Caruana. Garfield Artworks
Implant Grade, Bastard, Old One, Spacecharge. Belvedere's
Ryan Lee Crosby, Pairdown, Horse or Cycle. Morning Glory
Morgan Erina, Dandelion Snow, Tucker Riggleman. 222 Ormsby
Mercury, Letters to the Dead, The Surf Zombies, The Whips, DJ Zombo. Club Café
Substitute (Who trib.). Altar Bar
Just-A-Thought. Moondog's
Enon, The Poison Arrows, Knot Feeder. Smiling Moose
Crank County Daredevils, The Cheats. 31st Street
Blake Lewis, The Gingerbeards, suNDay Morning (No Doubt trib.). Hard Rock
Chalk Dinosaur, Harrison Wargo. Your Inner Vagabond


MAY 24

Stinking Lizaveta, Darsombra, German Shepherd. Smiling Moose
Tortured Soul. Shadow Lounge
Thanksgiving. Garfield Artworks


MAY 25

Fallen Not Forgotten Memorial Benefit feat. Rusted Root, Joe Grushecky, B.E. Taylor, Bill Deasy, Punchline, Wiz Khalifa, Chris Higbee Project, Mercury, Good Brother Earl, Granati Brothers, Buzz Poets and many more. Amphitheatre at Station Square
Height, Ed Schrader, 90 Seve, Shane Blakemore. Garfield Artworks
Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA
Stigmata, Complete Failure. Smiling Moose


MAY 26

People In Planes. Diesel
Pete Fosco. Morning Glory
Ricky Stein & the .44, Long Time Darlings, Kith and Kin. Club Café
Mary Scholz. Your Inner Vagabond


MAY 27

Straylight Run, Good Old War, Lovedrug, Recession. Diesel
Cracker. Hard Rock
Farewell Drifters. Thunderbird Café
The Deep Vibration, Roman Candle, Thirteenth Rune, Katie Sawicki, Judith Avers. Club Café
Like Bells. Garfield Artworks


MAY 28

Mae, Barcelona, Person L. Mr. Small's
Supersuckers. Altar Bar
Sasha Dobson, Cathasaigh. Club Café
The Hot Seats, The Leftovers, The Harlan Twins. 31st Street
Wanli. Shadow Lounge
Mike Gallagher. Mullaney's Harp & Fiddle
The Broken Arms, KC Quilty. Lava Lounge
Jack Wright & Bob Marsh, Michael Johnsen, Steve Boyle & Edgar Um Bucholtz. The Nerve
Jucifer, Complete Failure, Storm King. Smiling Moose
City Dwelling Nature Seekers, Nik Westman and the Central Plains. Club Café
Kellie Lynee. Mellon Square


MAY 29

Grace Potter and the Nocturnals. Mr. Small's
OPEK, Bill Toms and Hard Rain, John Allaire. Club Café
The Boogie Hustlers, Airborne. SouthSide Works
The Flow Band. Houlihan's
Full Color, Lord Grunge and the Skells, Drugdealer. Smiling Moose
BZE, Omar-Abdul. Shadow Lounge
9 Sundays, Tripshod, The New Casual. Altar Bar


MAY 29-30

Seamus Kennedy. Mullaney's Harp & Fiddle


MAY 30

Coldplay, Pete Yorn. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Sardonyx Music Conference. Altar Bar
Stephen Marley. Mr. Small's
Zac Brown Band. PNC Park
Hub City Stompers, The Pressure, Silver Dollar. Smiling Moose
Forbidden 5, The Botched, The Renfields. 31st Street
Allison Sattinger, Matt Coleman, L'Ammore E' Guerra. Club Café
Math The Band, The Hood Gang, Thin Sketch, Mustache Required. C-Rock Live!


MAY 31

Carbon Leaf, The Alternate Routes. Rex Theatre
Jeffrey Lewis & The Junkyard. Club Café
Aftermath AD, Shades of Intolerance, Under Indictment, 50 Caliber Dream. Mr. Small's



Goes Cube. Howlers
Suburban Showdown, Plastered Bastards, Dishonor. Mr. Roboto Project
The Limbs, J. Marinelli, House of Assassins, 28 Whores, El Grosso. Kopec's
Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA
Eleisha Eagle. Shadow Lounge



Jenny Owen Youngs, Jukebox The Ghost. Garfield Artworks
Joe Lally, Glorytellers. Brillobox
Discipline, Stigma, Wisdom in Chains, Bulldog Courage, Deliberate Intent. Smiling Moose
JazzLive: Roger Humphries, RH Factor. Backstage Bar



Gomez. Mr. Small's
Stories of Clockwork, Keir Neuringer. Garfield Artworks



The Iguanas. Thunderbird Café
Kevin Devine, Miniature Tigers, Brian Bonz, Signal to the Ocean Estate. Altar Bar
John Shannon, Joy Ike, The Dig, Nik Westman & the Central Plains. Club Café
LazerCrunk One-Year Anniversary feat. Oh Snap, Cutups & Keebs. Brillobox
Illogic & Blueprint. Shadow Lounge
J.B. Beverly & The Wayward Drifters, The Beagle Brothers. 31st Street
Stephen Tribou & The Vacant Sea, Vowels, The Baker Family. Lava Lounge
Mellon Grand Classics, Honeck: Mozart & Beethoven. Heinz Hall
Rising Regina. Mellon Square



Appleseed Cast. Rex Theatre
Steep Canyon Rangers. St. Clair Park Amphitheater (Greensburg)
David Allan Coe. Altar Bar
The Morning Light, Cali AC, Dollface Divine. Diesel
Meat Puppets, Retribution Gospel Choir, Dirty Faces. Mr. Small's
Don McLean. Pepsi-Cola Roadhouse
Pandemic feat. Pandemic Pete, Caulen, Badlady. Brillobox
Carnegie Library Wizard Rock feat. The Whomping Willows. Schenley Plaza
The Bill Ali Band. Houlihan's
Euphonic Brew, Sci-Fi. Club Café
Three Rivers Arts Festival: The Black Keys, Jessica Lea Mayfield. Point State Park
River City Brass Band. South Park
The Hood Gang. Envy
City Dwelling Nature Seekers, Key. Your Inner Vagabond
Emam and Friends. Frick Art & Historical Center


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  • White Rabbits


Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Montgomery Gentry, Sugarland. Heinz Field
Strung Out, Death By Stereo, This Is a Standoff, A Vision Within. Altar Bar
Three Rivers Arts Festival: Medeski Martin & Wood, Zee Avi, The Wood Brothers. Point State Park
Kentucky HeadHunters. Westmoreland Co. Fairgrounds (Greensburg)
Threat Signal, Flatline, The Agonist, Thy Will Be Done. 31st Street
White Rabbits, The Subjects. Brillobox
Kruno Spisic's Gypsy Jazz Trio, Dan Koshute Band, Jawmonster. Club Café
Black Fortress of Opium, Empire. Your Inner Vagabond
Fangs Out, True Widow, Father FlameThrower. 222 Ormsby



Sky Eats Airplane, Eyes Set To Kill, In Fear and Faith, The Word Alive. Altar Bar
The Devil Makes 3. Thunderbird Café
Three Rivers Arts Festival: Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Rodney McCoy. Point State Park
Dillinger Four, Japanther, Holy Shit. Belvedere's
The Misery Jackals, Beagle Brothers, Buddy Nutt, Slackeye Slim & Them Dead Oreslingers. Howlers
Swing City. The Diamond, Ligonier
Weird Paul Rock Band, Red vs. Black, Requiem. Rock Room
Pittsburgh Opera. Hartwood Acres



Three Rivers Arts Festival: Formula412, The Boogie Hustlers. Point State Park
Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA



Drop Dead, Gorgeous, And Then There Were None, He Is Legend. Diesel
Three Rivers Arts Festival: Donora, Meeting of Important People, Apostle of Hustle. Point State Park
A.A. Bondy. Club Café
John Vanderslice, The Tallest Man On Earth. Andy Warhol Museum
Dark Faith. Belvedere's
The Peter Brotzmann-Marino Pliakas-Michael Wertmuller Trio, Centipede Eest. New Hazlett
West Philadelphia Orchestra. Your Inner Vagabond
JazzLive: Robbie Klein, Kevin Howard. Backstage Bar



Jane's Addiction, Nine Inch Nails, Street Sweeper Social Club. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Three Rivers Arts Festival: Toubab Krewe, Pandemic, Jazzam. Point State Park
Bone Awl, Ashdautas, Volahn, Abysme. The Nerve
Chalk Dinosaur, The Cascade Atlantic, Almost Astronauts, Love in October. Smiling Moose


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  • New Kids On The Block


Three Rivers Arts Festival: Booker T., Hayes Carll. Point State Park
New Kids On The Block. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Meshell Ndegeocello. August Wilson Center
Hayes Carll, Scott Nolan. Club Café
Persona Grata, All of Them Witches. Lava Lounge
Dr. Eugene Chadbourne, Eric Carbonara, Sagas, Tempelcorps. The Nerve
The Deceptions. Mellon Square


Robert Randolph
  • Robert Randolph


Chris Smither. St. Clair Park Amphitheatre (Greensburg)
Dwight Yoakam. Wheeling Island Stadium
Three Rivers Arts Festival: Robert Randolph & The Family Band, Dana Fuchs, J. Malls. Point State Park
Soma Mestizo, Machete. Your Inner Vagabond
The Lava Game. Houlihan's
The Monday Blues Revue, Twocakes, Poogie Bell Band. Club Café
Wussy, Red Western, Chet Vincent and the Big Bend. Brillobox
Mellon Grand Classics, Mahler's Symphony No. 2. Heinz Hall
Porky Chedwick, Susie Q and the Wee Jams. South Park
Lunchtime Gospel Hour with Deryck Tines and Pittsburgh Gospel. 937 Liberty
Atomic Drops. 31st Street


Dean & Britta
  • Dean & Britta


The Clarks, Ari Hest. Amphitheatre at Station Square
No Doubt, Paramore. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Three Rivers Arts Festival: Shemekia Copeland, Gary Beloma. Point State Park
Plastered Bastards, Antiseen. 31st Street
Vast Aire of Cannibal Ox. Thunderbird Café
Gramsci Melodic. Altar Bar
6th Galactic Ass Dragon Laptop Battle, feat. Split Horizon, Statas, Vasculator, Cockmongler, Doverspike, Mike N'Ike Jones and more. Belvedere's
Dead Science, Bobby Conn & Monica Bou Bou, Assembly. ModernFormations
Ghostwrite, Saintseneca, The Otis Wolves. 222 Ormsby
Wellness Event feat. Old E. Allstars, 28 North, Velveeta. SouthSide Works
Warhol Live opening feat. DJ Glenn O'Brien and Dean & Britta. Andy Warhol Museum
Controlled Storms, Yankee Heat, Round Black Ghosts, Tropidelic, 5 Elements, Jim Bogacz. Club Café
Russenorsk. Brillobox
The Phoenix Jazz Project. Riverview Park



Three Rivers Arts Festival: The Wailers, Wizdom. Point State Park
Bachelorette, Nathan Xander. Garfield Artworks
Jeannette Community Band. The Diamond, Ligonier
Gregg Kowalsky, Ben Bracken, A Collaboration (Beyer, Kasunic, Tamburo). Morning Glory
Subsitute (Who trib.), Spoonful (Cream trib.). Hard Rock
Hometown Music Fest feat. Tre Lads, Crossing Boundaries, Christian Trich Band, Triggers, Harlan Twins, Donora, Norm Nardini. Hartwood Acres



Maps & Atlases, So Many Dynamos, Fang Island. Garfield Artworks
Doug Paisley, Spinster. Morning Glory
Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA



Ted Leo and The Pharmacists, Titus Andronicus, Landline. Diesel
Carnegie Library Wizard Rock feat. Remus Lupens. Schenley Plaza
Cas Haley, Josh Heinrichs. Club Café
The Avett Brothers. Carnegie Library Music Hall of Homestead
JazzLive: Salsamba. Backstage Bar
Electric Larryville. Your Inner Vagabond



Ballyhoo!, B Foundation, Tripshod. Hard Rock
Bill Callahan, Lights. Thunderbird Café
Rupa & The April Fishes, Elvis Perkins in Dearland. Club Café
James Blackshaw, Greg Davis. Garfield Artworks
Tom Carter, Steve Gunn, Shawn McMillen. Morning Glory



Phish. Post-Gazette Pavilion
O'Death. Garfield Artworks
The Central Plains, Kick Old Man. Lava Lounge
Cursillistas, White Light, Gorman. Morning Glory
PNC Pittsburgh Symphony Pops: The Music of Ray Charles feat. Ellis Hall. Heinz Hall
The Pop Rocks. Mellon Square.



Cotton Jackson, Allegheny Rhythm Rangers, The Cocktail Shakers. Howlers
Luka Bloom. South Park
Within The Ruins, Martyrdom, Seneca. Blue Violet Café
A Static Lullaby, Asking Alexandria, iwrestledabearonce, Motionless In White, Vanna. Diesel
Ozric Tentacles. Club Café
Black Dice, Awesome Color. Garfield Artworks
Gene Ludwig. Wolcott Park Gazebo
Mark Lennord, Jesse, Gabby Reid. 222 Ormsby
OPEK, DJ Pete Spynda. Andy Warhol Museum
Rumors. Houlihan's
Bongo Love. Your Inner Vagabond
Long Time Darlings, Township. 31st Street
Emery, Closure in Moscow. Mr. Small's
Lunchtime Gospel Hour with Deryck Tines and Pittsburgh Gospel. 937 Liberty


JUNE 19-20

Dave Matthews Band, The Hold Steady. Post-Gazette Pavilion



Hank III and Assjack, Lucky Tubb. Altar Bar
Randy Owen. Pepsi-Cola Roadhouse
The Bowmans, The Natural Way of Farming, Farewell Flight, Chad Sipes Stereo, Lorien. Club Café
Braam DeJoode Vatcher Trio. Frick Fine Arts Auditorium
RCMP (DJs Apt One and Relative Q) with Edgar Um. Remedy
Sort Of Records 3 Year Anniversary feat. David Bernabo + Assembly, Pairdown, Daryl Fleming & The Public Domain. Brillobox
Ace Ender & A Million Different People, Person L, My Favorite Highway, The Dangerous Summer. Mr. Small's
Jay Ashby Quartet. Riverview Park
Vulture, Forged in Flame, Storm King, Bulletwolf. Smiling Moose


Indigo Girls
  • Indigo Girls


Indigo Girls, David Ryan Harris. Carnegie Library Music Hall of Homestead
Madeleine Peyroux. Byham Theater
You, Me & Everyone, Asteria. Garfield Artworks
Blairsville Community Band. The Diamond, Ligonier
Fathers Day Tribute to Fallen Officers feat. Gator Country. Hartwood Acres
Pittsburgh Philharmonic. Mellon Park



Endwell. Garfield Artworks
Eric Hutchinson, Meiko. Diesel
Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA



Jimmy Buffett. Post-Gazette Pavilion
The Paper Chase. Brillobox
Pansy Division. Pegasus Lounge
Sir Richard Bishop, Oaxacan. Your Inner Vagabond



Aerosmith, ZZ Top. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Knights of the Abyss, Dance Club Massacre, Knives Exchanging Hands, The Analyst, The Sirens And The Sailors. Blue Violet Café
Team B, New Numbers. Garfield Artworks
Rock 'n' Bowl feat. Midge Crickett. Arsenal Lanes


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  • Chaka Khan


Afuche. Lava Lounge
The Andreas Kapsalis & Goran Ivanovic Guitar Duo. Your Inner Vagabond
Paul Labrise and the Trees, Scotts Roger, Nik Westman. Club Café
Pittsburgh Symphony Community Partners Concert feat. Chaka Khan. Heinz Hall
Berlin Way. Mellon Square



WYEP Summer Music Festival feat. Dar Williams, Sam Roberts Band, The Duhks, Meeting of Important People. Schenley Plaza
Combichrist, Aesthetic Perfection, Dismantled, Julien-K. Mr. Small's
Punk Rock Benefit for Cystic Fibrosis. 31st Street
The Flow Band. Houlihan's
Crashing Metropolis. Altar Bar
The Stickers. South Park
Timbeleza, Machete. Your Inner Vagabond
Lunchtime Gospel Hour with Deryck Tines and Pittsburgh Gospel. 937 Liberty



David Brenner. Palace Theatre
The Church, Adam Franklin. Rex Theatre
The Queers, Atomic Age, The Mansfields. 31st Street
Every Avenue, Cash Cash, Sparks The Rescue. Diesel
Doug Donaldson, 3 More Than Venice, DJ Arsenal, The Devilz in the Detailz, The Whips. Club Café
Omega Love, Big Hurry, Ava Luna. Brillobox
Donora, Ben Hardt & His Symphony, The Harlan Twins, The Blonde Girls. Mr. Small's
OPEK. Your Inner Vagabond
suNDay Morning (No Doubt trib.). Altar Bar
Patrick Arena. Riverview Park



Jóhann Jóhannsson. Andy Warhol Museum
Anberlin, Mercury. Club Zoo
Old 97's. Hartwood Acres
A Loss For Words, Transit. Blue Violet Café
Glass City Swing Band. The Diamond, Ligonier
IonSound Project. Mellon Park



Dropkick Murphy. ChesArena
Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA



The Strawbs, Van Der Graaf Generator. Rex Theatre
Camera Obscura, Anni Rossi. Mr. Small's
Hey Monday, Stereo Skyline, The Bigger Lights, Friday Night Boys, This Providence. Diesel
JazzLive: Dwayne Dolphin Piccolo Bass Band. Backstage Bar



Totally Michael, The Hood Gang, Prizzy Prizzy Please. Howler's Coyote Café



Leftover Crack, The Casualties, Trash Talk. Mr. Small's
Tobacco Road. Mellon Square



Marah. Thunderbird Café
Motel Motel. Garfield Artworks
Pandemic feat. Pandemic Pete and more. Brillobox
The Lava Game. Houlihan's
Rosewell, Splendorfield, Rainstation Zero. Altar Bar
Babatunde Lea. Frick Art & Historical Center
Lunchtime Gospel Hour with Deryck Tines and Pittsburgh Gospel. 937 Liberty



Three Dog Night. Point State Park
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Hartwood Acres



REO Speedwagon. Styx, .38 Special. Wheeling Island Stadium
Jenny Lewis, Heartless Bastards. Mr. Small's
Koffin Kats. Howler's Coyote Cafe
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. South Park
Scottsdale Area Concert Band. The Diamond, Ligonier
Three Rivers Saxophone Quartet. Mellon Park



Barry Manilow. Mellon Arena
Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA



Guy Forsyth. Thunderbird Café
Zappa Plays Zappa. Rex Theatre
Asa, Sonji. Andy Warhol Museum
The Dear Hunter, mewithoutyou, Kay Kay & His Weathered Underground. Mr. Small's
Dark Dark Dark, Hurray for the Riff Raff, Evil Twin. The Nerve
Kid Rock, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Cross Canadian Ragweed. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Wreckless Eric & Amy Rigby. Club Café
Subhumans, Witch Hunt, The Ray Gradys. Altar Bar
JazzLive: Sweaty Betty Blues Band. Backstage Bar
The Ragbirds. Your Inner Vagabond



Vans Warped Tour, featuring NOFX, Less Than Jake, Underoath, many more. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Mellon Jazz presents Diana Krall. Heinz Hall
Ani DiFranco. Rex Theatre
Kite Party. Garfield Artworks



CP Remixed feat. Endless Mike & The Beagle Club, The Cynics, Karl Hendricks Trio. WYEP Community Broadcast Center
Dave Alvin & The Guilty Women. Rex Theatre
Adamo Drive, Pariah Piranha, The Bloodsugars. Lava Lounge
Miss Tess & The Bon Ton Parade. Howlers
Final Curse, Reduced to Ash, Koresh. 31st Street
Seven Mary Three, (kaj), After the Fall. The Warehouse Nightclub
Morning Bell, Nik Westman and the Central Plains, Round Black Ghosts. Smiling Moose
Love Bettie. Mellon Square



The Guggenheim Grotto. St. Clair Park Amphitheatre
Jimmie's Chicken Shack, LoveBettie, Native Import, Mojo Filter. Hard Rock
Def Leppard, Cheap Trick, Poison. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Lorien, Sword Heaven, Buried Hex. Garfield Artworks
Hobos on Tour. Houlihan's
Jr. Walker's All Star Band. South Park
Sonic Negroes, Luxury Pushers, The Cheats. 31st Street
Bill Deasy. Club Café
The Cab, Secret Handshake, The Summer Set, Eye Alaska, My Favorite Highway. Mr. Small's
Girls Girls Girls (Motley Crue trib.), The Rebekah Starr Band. The Warehouse Nightclub
Weathered Soul and The Grind. Altar Bar
The Machine (Pink Floyd trib.) with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh. Heinz Hall
Lunchtime Gospel Hour with Deryck Tines and Pittsburgh Gospel. 937 Liberty



Bowhunter, The Lopez. Birmingham Bridge Tavern
El Grosso, 28 Whores. Bloomfield Bridge Tavern
Gene the Werewolf, Vesta, The Catastrophe. Club Café
Video Games Live feat. Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh. Heinz Hall
Joy Ike, Kings of Tragedy. Your Inner Vagabond
Antoinette Manganas. Riverview Park



Mick Taylor Band. Hartwood Acres
Kiski Valley Community Band. The Diamond, Ligonier
Barky. Garfield Artworks
Cincopation. Mellon Park



Bob Dylan, John Mellencamp, Willie Nelson. CONSOL Energy Park
Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA



Psychedelic Horseshit, Cro Magnon. Garfield Artworks
Better Than Ezra. Rex Theatre
JazzLive: Murray Avenue Jazz Initiative. Backstage Bar
Electric Larryville. Your Inner Vagabond



Magnolia Electric Co., The Donkeys. Andy Warhol Museum
Rosewood Thieves. Garfield Artworks



Iron Crown, Vulture, Admiral Browning, Ol' Scratch. Smiling Moose
Race the Ghost, St. Philistine. Lava Lounge
Olga Watkins Band. Mellon Square



Steve Earle. South Park
All Time Low, Cartel, Day Difference, We The Kings. Riverplex Amphitheatre At Sandcastle
Wanda Jackson, Rumble Daddy, The Cocktail Shakers. Howlers
Mike Dowling. Your Inner Vagabond
New Orleans Riverside Band. Wolcott Park Gazebo
Headstock. Houlihan's
Frontiers (Journey trib.). Hard Rock
Gallery Crawl feat. Luminescent Orchestrii, Johnny Blas Latin Orchestra. Cultural District
Lunchtime Gospel Hour with Deryck Tines and Pittsburgh Gospel. 937 Liberty



Monroeville Jazz Festival feat. Rodney McCoy, Kenia, Roger Humphries Big Band. Boyce Park
Alan Parsons Live Project. Wheeling Island
Nickelback, Hinder, Papa Roach, Saving Abel. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Tonn, Safari, Sleeping Patterns. 222 Ormsby
Weird Paul Rock Band, 85 Flood. Bloomfield Bridge Tavern
Da Phunk Band. Hard Rock
Memphis Mike & The Legendary Tremblers, Nerve Tonic, Ragweed. 31st Street
The Doors Experience (Doors trib.). Altar Bar
Craig King. Riverview Park



Moonlighters Band. The Diamond, Ligonier



Henry Gale. Garfield Artworks
Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA



Yes, Asia. Amphitheatre at Station Square
Yeasayer, Ponytail. Mr. Small's
JazzLive: Tony Campbell. Backstage Bar



Green Day. Mellon Arena
Dysrhythmia. Garfield Artworks
FUZZ! feat. Raiden. Bloomfield Bridge Tavern



Nick Marzock. Mellon Square



Hippiefest, feat. Chuck Negron, Felix Cavaliere's Rascals, The Turtles. Pepsi-Cola Roadhouse
Satisfaction (Rolling Stones trib.). Altar Bar
Chelsea Automatic. Howlers
The Deceptions, Jackson Monsour. Club Café
Mannequin Men, Divilla 666, Kim Phuc. 31st Street
Zao. Mr. Small's
Neckhold. Garfield Artworks
Lunchtime Gospel Hour with Deryck Tines and Pittsburgh Gospel. 937 Liberty


JULY 24-26

15th Annual Pittsburgh Blues Festival, feat. The Robert Cray Band, J.J. Grey & Mofro, Los Lobos, Curtis Salgado and many more. Hartwood Acres



George Strait, Blake Shelton, Julianne Hough. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Jonas Brothers, Honor Society, Jordin Sparks. Mellon Arena
Slim Cessna's Auto Club. 31st Street
Dirty Faces, The Library Is On Fire, My Device. Gooski's
The Boogie Hustlers. Altar Bar
Kenny Blake. Riverview Park



Penn Trafford Community Band. The Diamond, Ligonier
Andrew Jackson Jihad, Delay, The Code Orange Kids, Shady Ave. 222 Ormsby
Allegheny Brass Band. Mellon Park



Psychostick. Mr. Small's
Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA



Drakkar Sauna, Raw Blow, Spinster. Brillobox
JazzLive: Al Dowe and Etta Cox. Backstage Bar



Obits, Disappears. Brillobox



Anal Cunt, Early Action. 31st Street
Flounder. Mellon Square


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  • Neko Case


The Hard Lessons. St. Clair Park Amphitheatre
Neko Case. Riverplex Amphitheatre at Sandcastle
Mellon Jazz Concert Series feat. Lao Tizer Band, Chieli Minucci, Karen Briggs. South Park
Serious Grind, Morgue Mart. 31st Street
Lunchtime Gospel Hour with Deryck Tines and Pittsburgh Gospel. 937 Liberty


AUG. 1

"Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival," featuring All That Remains, Behemoth, Cannibal Corpse, God Forbid, Job For A Cowboy, Killswitch Engage, Marilyn Manson, Slayer, The Black Dahlia Murder, Trivium, Whitechapel. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Jo Dee Messina. PNC Park
"Nuggets Fest" feat. Savage Lines, Brainhandle, Three Starry Eyes, Abysme, Dark Lingo, Slices. Howler's Coyote Café
Stiff Upper Lip (AC/DC trib.). Altar Bar
Carolyn Perteete. Riverview Park


AUG. 2

Patty Smyth and Scandal. Hartwood Acres
East Winds Symphonic Band. The Diamond, Ligonier
Cellofourte. Mellon Park
Gerald "Shotgun" Haymon Collaboration. Highland Park


AUG. 3

John Legend, India.Arie. Riverplex Amphitheatre at Sandcastle
The Caribbean. Garfield Artworks
Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA


AUG. 4

Gov't Mule. Riverplex Amphitheatre at Sandcastle
JazzLive: Tim Stevens and Friends. Backstage Bar


AUG. 6

Creed. Post-Gazette Pavilion
The Fiery Furnaces. Brillobox
Daniel O'Donnell. Benedum Center
Graveyards. Garfield Artworks


AUG. 7

Foghat. South Park
My Dear Disco. St. Clair Park Amphitheatre
Pandemic, feat. Pandemic Pete and more. Brillobox
Bert Jansch, Alasdair Roberts. Andy Warhol Museum
Negative Theory, Down the Drain. 31st Street
George Thorogood & The Destroyers, Jonny Lang. Palace Theatre.
Lunchtime Gospel Hour with Deryck Tines and Pittsburgh Gospel. 937 Liberty
Wailing Souls. Frick Art & Historical Center


AUG. 7-9

Heritage Music Bluesfest, feat. Eden Brent, Elvin Bishop, John Nemeth, The Soul of John Black, David Jacobs-Strain, Ronnie Baker Brooks, Saffire -- The Uppity Blues Women, Walter Trout & The Radicals, Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Moreland & Arbuckle, Ruthie Foster, Sonny Landreth, The Fabulous Thunderbirds. Heritage Port Amphitheatre (Wheeling)


AUG. 8

O.A.R. PNC Park.
Love Your Pet feat. Omega Love, Soul Village, Bon-Journey. SouthSide Works
Echobox, John Eaby. Altar Bar
Royal Chord, Leyna Noel. Garfield Artworks
Dwayne Dolphin. Riverview Park


AUG. 8-9

Three Rivers Progressive Rock Festival. Pepsi-Cola Roadhouse


AUG. 9

Son Volt. Hartwood Acres
Dr. Manhattan, Truman And His Trophy. Garfield Artworks
Community Band South. The Diamond, Ligonier
Guitars of Pittsburgh Tribute feat. Joe Negri, Marty Ashby, Eric Susoeff. Highland Park


AUG. 10

Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA


AUG. 11

Zoroaster, Serpentcult, The Gates of Slumber. Howlers
JazzLive: Jevon Rushton Group. Backstage Bar


AUG. 13

Keith Urban, Jason Aldean. Mellon Arena
Bill Deasy. Club Café


AUG. 14

Samantha Crain and The Midnight Shivers. South Park
Daniel O'Donnell. Benedum Center
Lunchtime Gospel Hour with Deryck Tines and Pittsburgh Gospel. 937 Liberty


AUG. 15

Anthony Rankin, 28 North, LoveBettie. Altar Bar
Kenia. Riverview Park


AUG. 16

CrüeFest 2 feat. Charm City Devils, Drowning Pool, Godsmack, Mötley Crüe, Theory Of A Deadman. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Syria Temple Band. The Diamond, Ligonier
Mellon Jazz Concert Series feat. Kevin Eubanks. Hartwood Acres
Renaissance City Winds. Mellon Park
Jazz Surgery, Tony Campbell. Highland Park


AUG. 17

Craig Karges. Carnegie Mellon
Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA


AUG. 18

The Wiggles. Mellon Arena
JazzLive: Don Aliquo Sr. & Don Aliquo Jr. Backstage Bar


AUG. 19

40 oz. To Freedom (Sublime trib.). Hard Rock


AUG. 21

Kenia. Wolcott Park Gazebo
Lunchtime Gospel Hour with Deryck Tines and Pittsburgh Gospel. 937 Liberty
Joe Grushecky. South Park


AUG. 21-23

Johnstown FolkFest. Johnstown, Pa., 814-539-1889


AUG. 22

KC & The Sunshine Band. PNC Park
American Idols Live. Mellon Arena
Kevin Howard. Riverview Park


AUG. 23

Delmont Area Concert Band. The Diamond, Ligonier
Jeff Grubbs Quartet, Tania Grubbs. Highland Park


AUG. 24

Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA


AUG. 25

JazzLive: Kenia. Backstage Bar


AUG. 27

The Vivian Girls. Andy Warhol Museum


AUG. 28

Chris Cain. Thunderbird Café
Rascal Flatts, Darius Rucker. Post-Gazette Pavilion
Lunchtime Gospel Hour with Deryck Tines and Pittsburgh Gospel. 937 Liberty


AUG. 29

Powerslave (Iron Maiden trib.), Blackened (Metallica trib.). Altar Bar


AUG. 30

Somerset County Community Band. The Diamond, Ligonier
Pittsburgh Jazz Orchestra, Sean Jones. Highland Park


AUG. 31

Howie Alexander and Friends, J. Malls. AVA




222 Ormsby, Mount Washington.
31st Street Pub, Strip District. 412-391-8334.
937 Liberty, Downtown. 412-261-1692.
Altar Bar, Strip District. 412-263-2877.
Amphitheatre at Station Square, Station Square. 800-859-8959.
Andy Warhol Museum, North Side. 412-237-8300.
August Wilson Center for African American Culture, Downtown. 412-258-2700.
AVA, East Liberty. 412-363-8277.
Backstage Bar at Theater Square, Downtown. 412-325-6769.
Belvedere's, Lawrenceville. 412-687-2555.
Birmingham Bridge Tavern, South Side. 412-381-2739.
Bloomfield Bridge Tavern, Bloomfield. 412-682-8611.
Blue Violet Café, Rochester, Pa. 724-770-0690.
Boyce Park, Monroeville. 412-372-4332.
Brillobox, Bloomfield. 412-621-4900.
Byham Theater, Downtown. 412-456-6666.
Carnegie Music Hall of Homestead, Munhall. 412-462-3444.
ChesArena, Cheswick. 724-275-7625.
Club Café, South Side. 412-431-4950.
Club Zoo, Strip District. 412-201-1100.
CONSOL Energy Park, Washington, Pa. 724-250-9555.
C-Rock Live!, Uptown.
The Diamond, Ligonier. 724-238-4200.
Diesel, South Side. 412-431-8800.
Envy, Garfield. 412-894-8981.
Frick Art & Historical Center, Point Breeze. 412-371-0600.
Garfield Artworks, Garfield. 412-361-2262.
Hard Rock Café, Station Square. 412-481-ROCK.
Hartwood Acres, Indiana Township. 412-350-2528.
Heinz Hall, Downtown. 412-392-4900.
Highland Park. 412-255-8975.
Houlihan's, Robinson. 412-787-7050.
Howler's Coyote Café, Bloomfield. 412-682-0320.
Kopec's, Lawrenceville. 412-682-0892.
Lava Lounge, South Side. 412-431-5282.
Mellon Arena, Downtown. 412-642-1800.
Mellon Park, Point Breeze. 412-255-8975.
Mellon Square, Downtown. 412-255-8975.
ModernFormations, Garfield. 412-362-0274.
Moondog's, Blawnox. 412-828-2040.
Morning Glory Coffeehouse, Morningside. 412-450-1050.
The Mr. Roboto Project, Wilkinsburg. 412-247-9639.
Mr. Small's Theatre, Millvale. 412-821-4447.
Mullaney's Harp & Fiddle, Strip District. 412-642-6622.
New Hazlett Theater, North Side. 412-320-4610.
The Nerve, Bloomfield. 412-951-0622.
Palace Theatre, Greensburg. 724-836-8000.
Pegasus Lounge, Downtown. 412-281-2151.
Pepsi-Cola Roadhouse, Burgettstown. 724-947-1900.
PNC Park, North Side. 412-321-BUCS.
Post-Gazette Pavilion, Burgettstown. 724-947-7400.
Point State Park (Three Rivers Arts Festival), Downtown. 412-471-6070.
Rex Theatre, South Side. 412-381-6811.
Riverview Park, Perry North. 412-255-2539.
Rock Room, Polish Hill. 412-683-4418.
Schenley Plaza, Oakland.
Shadow Lounge, East Liberty. 412-363-8277.
Smiling Moose, South Side. 412-431-4668.
SouthSideWorks, South Side.
St. Clair Park Amphitheatre, Greensburg. 724-838-4323.
Thunderbird Café, Lawrenceville. 412-682-0177.
The Warehouse Nightclub, Kittaning. 724-388-9540.
Wheeling Island Stadium, Wheeling, W.Va. 800-745-3000.
Wolcott Park Gazebo, Sewickley. 412-741-4405.
WYEP Community Broadcast Center, South Side. 412-381-9131.
Your Inner Vagabond, Lawrenceville. 412-683-1623.


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