Soul Events

April 25, 2015

Calliope Folk Music Society Presents The Holmes Brothers

Over the course of their 30-plus year career, The Holmes Brothers (bassist/vocalist Sherman Holmes, guitarist/pianist/vocalist Wendell Holmes, drummer/vocalist and brother-in-spirit Popsy Dixon) have been feeding the souls of their devoted and ever-growing fanbase with a joyous and moving blend of blues, gospel, soul, R&B, rock ‘n’ roll and country.

May 9, 2015

Geroge Benson

May 19, 2015

Earth, Wind & Fire

May 23, 2015

Delaney Chevrolet Westsylvania Jazz & Blues Festival, featuring The New Mastersounds

Indiana, PA

May 23, 2015

Formula 412

May 26, 2015

Corey Henry and The Funk Apostles w/The Nth Power

Corey Henry, Snarky Puppy keyboardist and percussionist, has recently evolved and expanded his Corey Henry Trio fusion outfit into the Funk Apostles.

The Nth Power returns for their third show in Pittsburgh.  The lineup includes Nikki Glaspie, former percussionist for Beyonce and Dumpstaphunk.board credentials.





June 16, 2015

The Pittsburgh Jazz Celebration

The jazz event of the year! Hosted by actress and singer Gloria Reuben, and kicking off the Pittsburgh Jazz Live International Festival, with music made famous by legendary Pittsburghers.  This star-studded concert features Roger Humphries, David Budway, Sean Jones and  Dwayne Dolphin honoring Kenny Clark, Art Blakey, Tommy and Stanley Turrentine,  Earl ”Fatha” Hines, Roy Eldridge and others.

After intermission, Ramsey Lewis and Kurt Elling will join the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra  to explore the music of Billy Strayhorn, George Benson, Ahmad Jamal and others. PSO bassist, Jeff Grubbs, will perform the Ray Brown Suite with the PSO. Throughout it all, watch for clips from the new PBS documentary film celebrating the Legacy of Jazz in Pittsburgh. 

June 19, 2015

Rachelle Ferrell

with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

June 20, 2015

Ginger Baker's Jazz Confusion

June 21, 2015

The Temptations

July 9, 2015

Smokey Robinson

July 13, 2015

Jill Scott

July 13, 2015

Jill Scott

July 19, 2015

Spanish Harlem Orchestra

August 1, 2015

Feastival, featuring Big Sam's Funky Nation and Robert Randolph & The Family Band

McKees Rocks Municipal Lot, Rte. 51 & Furnace St., Mckees Rocks, PA 15136

August 1, 2015

Water Seed at RiverStone Farm

WATER SEED is coming to RiverStone Farm in Foxburg for an outdoor concert on Saturday, August 1 at 5:00 PM.    Come on in… the water is fine!!

You DO NOT WANT TO MISS Experiencing The Musical Magic of This Phenomenal Group!

What do you call a musical gumbo that simultaneously evokes all of the uncontainable energies and passions of sounds that hail from Africa, Brazil, the Caribbean, and the red dirt South…Combined with the ancestral strut and joie de vivre of New Orleans, the drama and ecstasy of the church’s wailing floor, and the suited-up sophistication of jazz threaded with the party funk of Parliament?


Water Seed is bringing the musical alchemy of their their thrilling New Orleans bayou sounds north to the source waters of  the Mississippi in an outdoor concert in the beautiful Allegheny River Valley at scenic RiverStone Farm in Foxburg.

August 2, 2015

Bootsy's Rubber Band

August 9, 2015

The Whispers

part of the CEA presents 12th Annual Black Family Reunion

August 21, 2015

Dirty Dozen Brass Band

September 8, 2015