Local 913, Episode 1 - Morgan Erina


The Local 913, your connection to locally-sourced music and artists.

<p><strong>Sleeping Witch and Saturn</strong> is a relatively new indie rock band in Pittsburgh. Leader Matt Vituccio started writing when he was pretty young.</p>

<p>We’d like to introduce you to Pittsburgh indie rock band Sad Girls Aquatics Club. The primary members, Chelsea Rumbaugh &amp; Marie Mashyna, met while attending Chatham University.</p>
<p>“She was looking for a bass player for her band. I was like “I can do that!” Which [laughs] was kind of a lie; not exactly true. But, she was super patient with me. I didn’t write the songs in that band, but it was great to learn from them and make my own parts. It was the first time I was really creating my own music.”</p>

Singer-songwriter Jeff Buckley would have turned 52 on November 17, 2018. He tragically died at the age of 30 in 1997, drowning in Wolf Harbor on the Mississippi River in Memphis, TN. 

<p>Pittsburgh indie/emo band Today is the Best Day Ever’s song topics include experience with depression, poverty and health issues. Nick Cotter, front man for the band says they approach writing as a therapeutic exercise.</p>