All Ages

Date
August 29, 2014

Kings of Leon

w/Young the Giant & Kongos

August 29, 2014

WYEP's Final Fridays: Tom Brosseau and Simone Felice

Final Fridays is a family-friendly event, free and open to the public that showcases up and coming national talent featured on WYEP. 

August's Final Friday Artists Include: 

Tom Brosseau 

Performance Begins at 7 p.m.

 

Simone Felice  

Performance Begins at 8:15 p.m.

Support for WYEP's Final Friday provided by:

September 5, 2014

Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band

September 5, 2014 to September 7, 2014

The 24th Annual Pittsburgh Irish Festival

The Pittsburgh Irish Festival, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation created to contribute to the rich cultural awareness of Irish history and tradition that exists in Pittsburgh. In addition to our three day "Halfway to St. Patrick's Day Festival," the Pittsburgh Irish Festival has expanded into a year-round resource for education and cultural programs through the creation of the Irish Education Outreach Program. The Program's primary objective is to create a higher awareness of the ethnic richness and significance of the Irish and Irish-American culture and presence, from both a historic and contemporary perspective. In-service consultants are available to community groups and organizations as well as to interested school districts. In addition to cultural presentations, our consultants provide Irish studies workshops for teachers. Materials are multidisciplinary in design, combining and integrating study of the following areas: Arts, History, Patron Saints, Dance, Irish in America, Sports Economy, Language, Symbols Geography, Music, Tourism.

September 5, 2014

First Niagara Presents First Fridays at the Frick: Sean Jones Quartet

Sean Jones, the world-renowned trumpeter and Duquesne University Associate Professor of Jazz Studies, is one of the most expressive, versatile and gifted players and composers of his generation. In addition to being a lead trumpeter for the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Jones has performs with his own groups in the U.S. and abroad.

September 5, 2014

First Fridays at the Frick: Sean Jones Quartet

Join us in experiencing the Sean Jones Quartet before the long-time Pittsburgh jazz musician and educator takes on his endeavor to Boston!

Sean Jones, the world-renowned trumpeter and Duquesne University Associate Professor of Jazz Studies, is one of the most expressive, versatile and gifted players and composers of his generation. In addition to being a lead trumpeter for the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Jones has performs with his own groups in the U.S. and abroad.

September 9, 2014

Tokyo Police Club

September 13, 2014

Portugal. The Man

Thrival Innovation + Music Festival - September 13th Lineup

Phosphorescent

Talib Kweli

Motion City Soundtrack

Misterwives

Raury

1,2,3

The Red Western

Tairey

September 13, 2014

Blues Day Out--Blues Fest

Hopewell Community Park

Sept 13, 2014

Noon-9PM

Free Event, Rain or Shine

Blu Soul, Dan Bubien, 32.20 Blues Band,

Jill West & Blues Attack, Billy The Kid & The Regulators

September 13, 2014

Bell X1

September 13, 2014

Circle C's Help Kids Lose the Blues

Circle C exists to help children and families make choices that will improve their lives. Support Circle C with the annual Help Kids Lose the Blues event and enjoy food, a cash bar and music. Tickets are $20 in advance and $30 at the door.

September 13, 2014

The Black Keys

w/Cage The Elephant

Tickets on sale Friday 5/16

September 14, 2014

Moby

Thrival Innovation + Music Festival - September 14th Lineup

Green Velvet

Z-Trip

Mayer Hawthorne (DJ Set)

Buku

 

September 14, 2014

Nied's Hotel Band

Baja Bar & Grille

September 16, 2014

White Denim

with Clear Plastic Marks 

September 17, 2014

Nied's Hotel Band

Mellon Square

Sept 17, 2014

12:00 PM

September 20, 2014

Pomplamoose

September 22, 2014

Literary Evenings, Monday Night Lecture Series: James McBride

James McBride opens the season with his signature porkpie hat and his 2013 National Book Award Winner, The Good Lord Bird.  Based on the true story of abolitionist John Brown, the novel is irreverent, funny and provocative – like McBride himself.

McBride is also known for his award-winning autobiography The Color of Water: A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother, which has been published in 16 languages and in more than 20 countries.

September 24, 2014

RADical Days: PNC Park Tour

Come take a free tour of PNC Park, home of the Pittsburgh Pirates. Tours take place on the hour with the last tour starting at 2 p.m. The tour begins at the Federal Street entrance of the stadium by the Willie Stargell Statue. 

September 25, 2014

RADical Days: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

Children in grades 6-12 are invited to the library for a hands-on digital workshop. Registration is now open at carnegielibrary.org or by phone at (412) 921-1717. Admission to this event is free.

September 25, 2014

Calliope Folk Music Society Presents: Ellis Paul

Ellis Paul’s songwriting credentials are unassailable. They are as genuine as the 14 Boston music Awards he has earned, as indelible as the tattoo of Woody Guthrie that adorns his arm, and as authentic as the musical roots he draws upon with every note he plays.

Since emerging from the Boston music scene, Ellis Paul’s music has been consistently recognized and celebrated worldwide. his 16 releases and loyal, enthusiastic audiences reinforce this acclaim and have since cemented his place as one of America’s most talented songwriters.

 

September 25, 2014

Calliope Folk Music Society Presents: Ellis Paul

Ellis Paul’s songwriting credentials are unassailable. They are as genuine as the 14 Boston music Awards he has earned, as indelible as the tattoo of Woody Guthrie that adorns his arm, and as authentic as the musical roots he draws upon with every note he plays.

Since emerging from the Boston music scene, Ellis Paul’s music has been consistently recognized and celebrated worldwide. his 16 releases and loyal, enthusiastic audiences reinforce this acclaim and have since cemented his place as one of America’s most talented songwriters.

 

September 26, 2014

Art on Fire

The Pittsburgh Glass Center presents Art on Fire. Please join us along with honorary glass artist Jay Macdonell and co-chairs Cynthia Pierce Liefeld and Paul Liefeld. We’ll celebrate and cultivate our growing glass community, at American Eagle Outfitters. This is Pittsburgh's only contemporary glass art auction featuring one-of-a-kind works of art created by artists locally and from around the world.

September 26, 2014

WYEP's Final Fridays: The Nox Boys and Saintseneca

Final Fridays is a family-friendly event, free and open to the public that showcases up and coming national talent featured on WYEP. This month's final Friday artist is Saintseneca, featuring local opener the Nox Boys.  

September's Final Friday Artists include: 

The Nox Boys  

Performance Begins at 7 p.m.

Saintseneca  

Performance Begins at 8:15 p.m.

September 27, 2014

RADical Days: Society for Contemporary Craft

Take a trip to the Strip District to try your hand at ceramics at Contemporary Craft. Take home art activities will be available for aspiring artists of all ages. This event is free of charge. 

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