Music Mix

Date
April 20, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Jesse Malin and the St. Marks Social

April 21, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Ellis Paul Calliope Center Stage

April 23, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Jeff Beck

April 29, 2011 to July 3, 2015

JD Eicher and the Goodnights CD Release

April 29, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Ernie Hawkins Band

May 7, 2011 to July 3, 2015

James Bryan and Carl Jones SongSpace Presents

May 7, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Meeting of Important People Vinyl Re-Release Party

May 13, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Prime Stage Theatre's Antigone

Current WYEP Members are invited to sign up for a free pair of passes to see Prime Stage Theatre's production of _Antigone_.

May 15, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Mike Doughty

May 16, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Neon Indian

May 19, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars

May 22, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Jammie Jam family sing-a-long party

*Grab your slippers and join us!*

On Sunday, May 22 at 6PM, Household Harmony is hosting a FREE 'Jammie Jam family sing-along party. You can even wear your pajamas if you want!

We welcome everyone interested in family fun to make a reservation and come to The WYEP Community Broadcast Center to experience Music Together® for themselves.

Start off your week with Music Together songs--including extra lullabies--and a sleepy car ride home.

May 26, 2011 to July 3, 2015

D Jam Benefit for The Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank

May 26, 2011 to May 29, 2011

DelFest Del McCoury Band, Old Crow Medicine Show, Chris Robinson, more

May 27, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Rock N Roll Cares with Brownie Mary, New Invisble Joy, Rob James & Bill Deasy, and more.

June 1, 2011 to September 30, 2011

Spend Your Summer in the City with WYEP Your Guide to Summer Events Happening All Over the Area

*WYEP invites you to spend your Summer in the City with us!*

Our Summer in the City Guide keeps you up to date with outdoor concerts, festivals and community events happening all over the area this summer.

*The 14th Annual WYEP Summer Music Festival at Schenley Plaza*
Friday, June 24
Kids and Crafters Areas 4pm; Music 6pm
Join us for a night of live, free music at Schenley Plaza in Oakland, plus a local crafters' marketplace and kids activities. Featuring Eli "Paperboy" Reed, Fitz and the Tantrums, Jukebox the Ghost, and Big Hurry. "More info":http://wyep.org/events/event.php?event_id=2042

*WYEP's Final Fridays at Schenley Plaza*
July 29, August 26, September 30 at 7pm
Enjoy free concerts under the tent at Schenley Plaza on the final Friday of each summer month. Check back for line-up information later this spring.

*Third Thursdays at WYEP*
June 16, July 21, August 18, September 15 at 7pm
The WYEP Community Broadcast Center
Every month we feature a different local band for this local music happy hour. It's a free event in our studios with refreshments and a live performance.
"More Info":http://www.wyep.org/events/category.php?id=1

*Three Rivers Arts Festival*
June 3-12 at Point State Park and Downtown
WYEP is proud to be the media sponsor for this ten day festival featuring free concerts, the Artists Market and exhibits. Tune in *April 25* as we reveal this year's concert line-up.
"More Info on the Festival":http://www.artsfestival.net/

*2011 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival*
June 9-12 in Manchester, TN
This year's Bonnaroo features Arcade Fire, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, The Black Keys, Ray LaMontagne and many more.
"More Info":http://www.bonnaroo.com/default.aspx

*Pittsburgh Blues Festival*
July 22-24 at Hartwood Acres
WYEP is a proud media sponsor for this three day blues festival, which benefits the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank.
"More Info about the Festival":http://www.pghblues.com/

*WYEP's Rock the Block*
Saturday, September 17 in Bedford Square and The WYEP Community Broadcast Center
Join us for our annual block party featuring live music, food, drinks and fun. Check back for the line-up and more details, coming later this summer.

June 9, 2011 to June 12, 2011

Bonnaroo 2011 Music and Arts Festival

Artists performing at this year's festival include:
Eminem • Arcade Fire • Widespread Panic • The Black Keys • Buffalo Springfield feat Richie Furay, Stephen Stills, Neil Young, Rick Rosas, Joe Vitale • My Morning Jacket • Lil Wayne • String Cheese Incident • Robert Plant & Band of Joy • Mumford & Sons • The Strokes • The Decemberists • Ray Lamontagne • Bassnectar • Iron & Wine • Girl Talk • Primus • Dr. John and The Original Meters performing Desitively Bonnaroo • Alison Krauss & Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas • Pretty Lights • Florence + the Machine • SuperJam featuring Dan Auerbach and Dr. John • Explosions in the Sky • STS9 • Gogol Bordello • Beirut • Big Boi • Scissor Sisters • Gregg Allman • Ratatat • Robyn • Warren Haynes Band • & Many More!

June 9, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Mary Fahl (of the October Project)

June 11, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Rock the Streets with Meeting of Important People, Nik and the Central Plains, more

June 17, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Hometown Music Festival Part of the Allegheny County Summer Concert Series

Featuring:

* Love Bettie
* Lohio
* Meeting of Important People (rock/pop)
* City Dwelling Nature Seekers

June 18, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Jimmie Dale Gilmore with The Wronglers

June 18, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Rusted Root

June 18, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Sade with John Legend

June 24, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Kid's Area at WYEP's Summer Music Festival at Schenley Plaza

WYEP's Summer Music Festival at Schenley Plaza has always provided great, FREE, family-friendly fun, but this year we've decided to up the ante. Join us as the Kid's Area expands with new activities and performances. Participants/Activities in the Kid's Area include:

"Balafon West African Dance Ensemble":http://balafon.org/ is providing Djembe drums for kids to play on.

"BYS Yoga":http://bys-yoga.com/ is hosting 4 kids' yoga classes at 4:30, 5:30, 6:30. and 7:30 with Earth Lotus Yoga Studio.

"CCFA Team Challenge":http://www.ccteamchallenge.org/ will bring a balloon artist and crafts.

"Children's Museum of Pittsburgh":http://www.pittsburghkids.org/ is providing hula hoops and bubbles for kids to play with.

"Earth Lotus Yoga Studio":http://earthlotusyoga.com/ will be leading children's yoga classes along with BYS Yoga.

"Gemini Children's Theater":http://www.geminitheater.org/ will appear in costume with face painting and crafts.

"Hip Hop on L.O.C.K.":http://www.hiphoponlock.org/ will be bringing turntables so you can take a spin.

"Household Harmony":http://householdharmony.com/default.aspx will lead a drum circle.

"InnerBeat Drum School's":http://www.innerbeatdrumschool.com/ Drum Line will perform.

"Lucy the R.E.A.D. Dog":http://www.lucythereaddog.com/Lucys_web_site/Welcome.html will be present for your kids to read to. Be sure to bring your favorite book!

"The National Lint Project":http://www.studiocapezzuti.com/index.htm will bring their 8 ft. puppets to interact with the crowd.

"The Pittsburgh Foundation":http://www.pittsburghfoundation.org/ will have storytelling activities.

"Pittsburgh Opera":http://www.pittsburghopera.org/ will bring real opera costumes to take pictures in.

"Project 53":https://www.facebook.com/?ref=logo#!/pages/Project-53-Musician-Resource-Center/125501107463805 will provide their library of instruments for kids to play - from accordians to guitars.

"Steel City Hoop Union":http://www.facebook.com/steelcityhoopunion with Stefanie Moser will lead a hoop jam and sell custom-made hoops from 6-8pm.

"Steel Town Fire":http://steeltownfire.com/ will be performing. You guessed it, with fire!

"Zany Umbrella Circus":http://www.zanyumbrellacircus.com/ will perform **A Parisian Vignette**, a preview of Mirette's Circus on stage July 7, 8, 9 at the Kelly Strayhorn Theater, with "Oko Sokolo":http://www.okosokolo.de/ from Berlin, Germany.

June 24, 2011 to July 3, 2015

Eli "Paperboy" Reed, Fitz and the Tantrums, Jukebox the Ghost, and Big Hurry

Join us for the 14th Annual Summer Music Festival at Schenley Plaza, a night of free, live performances that's open to everyone. This year's headliner is "Eli Paperboy Reed":http://www.elipaperboyreed.com/, with "Fitz and the Tantrums":http://fitzandthetantrums.com/, "Jukebox the Ghost":http://www.jukeboxtheghost.com/, and "Big Hurry":http://bighurry.tumblr.com/.

Grab a blanket and enjoy live music on the lawn at Schenley Plaza as we kick off the summer of outdoor performances. Click "here":http://www.pittsburghparks.org/schenleyplaza-directions for a map and directions.

We've expanded the Kids Area and moved it next to the I Made It! Market. Our partners for the Kids Area include:

-Balafon West African Dance Ensemble
-BYS Yoga
-CCFA Team Challenge
-Children's Museum of Pittsburgh
-Earth Lotus Yoga Studio
-Gemini Children's Theater
-Hip Hop on L.O.C.K.
-Household Harmony
-Innerbeat Drum School
-Lint Puppets with Cheryl Capezzuti
-Lucy the R.E.A.D. Dog
-Pittsburgh Foundation
-Pittsburgh Opera
-Project 53
-Spark, a program of The Sprout Fund
-Steel City Hoop Union
-Steel Town Fire
-Zany Umbrella Circus
More details on the full Kids Area activities can be found at "wyep.org":http://wyep.org/events/event.php?event_id=2032

Also starting at 4pm, shop for handmade, local crafts as "I Made It! Market":http://imadeitmarket.com/ sets up next to the plaza. I Made It! Market is an indie crafts marketplace that partners with community and non-profit groups to raise funds and awareness to assist them in improving the communities we share.

*Line-Up*
6pm Big Hurry
7:15pm Jukebox the Ghost
8:30pm Fitz and the Tantrums
9:45pm Eli "Paperboy" Reed

Spend your summer in the city with WYEP!

Local support for the Summer Music Festival is provided by:
"Dollar Bank":http://www.dollarbank.com/
"Giant Eagle Market District":http://www.marketdistrict.com/home
"IKEA Pittsburgh.":http://www.ikea.com/us/en/store/pittsburgh

And special thanks to our event partner "Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy":http://www.pittsburghparks.org

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