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Live & Direct With Blind Pilot

Blind Pilot in the WYEP Studios on September 13th, 2016.

Live & Direct With The Marcus King Band

The Marcus King Band at WYEP on September 12, 2016.

Local 913, Episode 76: Ferdinand The Bull

Nick Snyder, front man for the Pittsburgh band Ferdinand The Bull, grew up being encouraged to play music:

Live & Direct with The Wind & The Wave

The Wind & The Wave perform at WYEP on September 6, 2016. 

Local 913, Episode 75: Dan Bubien

Aliquippa native Dan Bubien began writing songs after a high school sports injury left him laid up.

Live & Direct With Hippo Campus

Hippo Campus in the WYEP Studios on August 26, 2016.

Interview with Shelia E

Rosemary Welsch talks with Shelia E. about her storied career.  Aired: 8/25/16 

Local 913, Episode 74: Sol Persona

Originally from Saxonburg, PA, Karter Schachner, who records under the name “Sol Persona,” began his interest in music at a young age in school beginning with the trombone to joining a rock band in high school.

Local 913, Episode 73: Emerson Jay

The indie-electronic group, Emerson Jay,  just released their lastest EP LOUIE, which stands for Love Offers Understanding In Everything.

The Local 913 Live: As Ladders

As Ladders perform at WYEP's local music happy hour on August 19, 2016.

Local 913, Episode 72: The Black Six

Camden Leeds, front man for the rock band The Black Six, accidentally found himself in the city 19 years ago after attending the Art Institute in Pittsburgh.

Live & Direct With Oh Wonder

Oh Wonder in the WYEP Studios on August 9, 2016.

Local 913, Episode 71: Bindley Hardware Co.

About a year ago, Pittsburgh native Jon Bindley formed the band Bindley Hardware Co. borrowing the name from some family history.

Live & Direct With The Record Company

The Record Company performs at WYEP July 29th 2016 

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Local 913, Episode 70: Metacara

The electronic-duo, Metacara, made up of Kyla Sauber and Vince Nania originally were part of a different band.

Live & Direct With Frightened Rabbit

Frightened Rabbit performs at WYEP July 25th 2016 

Set List:

-Get Out

-I Wish I Was Sober

-Holy

-Die Like A Rich Boy

The Local 913 Live: Gregg Welty

Gregg Welty performs at WYEP's local music happy hour on July 21st, 2016

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Local 913, Episode 69: The Hang Lows

Pittsburgh’s The Hang Lows have performed and recorded a brand of 3rd-wave-ska for about six years.

Local 913, Episode 68: Moemaw Naedon

Rapper Moemaw Naedon, whose real name is Ryan, grew up in Butler County with two major interests: hip hop and everything Sci-Fi.

Live & Direct With Cordovas

Cordovas perform at WYEP on July 15th, 2016.

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Local 913, Episode 67: Eva Eris

Latrobe native and former X Factor contestant Jessica Saenz recently underwent an intense and inspiring change in creative direction:

Live & Direct With KT Tunstall

KT Tunstall performs at WYEP on July 8th, 2016 in support of her new EP The Golden State. This interview took place before she officially announced her next album Kin, but Tunstall did perform a brand new song from the LP called “Maybe It’s a Good Thing”.

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Steven Hart was inspired to become a musician after his parents bought him a guitar when he was in the third grade which led to an interest in composing music. He performs fingerstyle original and cover songs, as well as instrumental cover arrangements. 

Give Me Back My Gun

Angela Autumn Cash is ready to take the Pittsburgh folk scene by storm. When she first picked up the guitar at the tender age of 10, she knew music was going to be a big part of her life. She was encouraged to start singing by her guitar teacher and the songwriting soon followed.

Ages

Nadia Huber was inspired to be a musician at a young age when her parents encouraged her to play the guitar. She has been writing songs on guitar and ukulele since she was nine and was inspired after listening to Taylor Swift’s acoustic performances. 

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