Local 913

Electro-pop band Balloon Ride Fantasy’s sound has shifted over the years from a very tight indie rock outfit, to fantastically layered synth. Listen to The Local 913, WYEP's weekly local music spotlight and learn more!

Despite Bikini Islands' sunny name and surf-rock disposition, the band's name came from an ominous source. Listen to them on this week's Local 913, our weekly local music spotlight.

Pittsburgh MC Jimmy Bucek has a very interesting vocal delivery. Matched with his unusual lower register, he sounds more like he’s reciting poetry than rapping. More on The Local 913, WYEP's weekly local music spotlight.