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Local 913, Episode 57: Morgan Erina

“I think it’s still in the same common thread of what I used to write. I’m not necessarily writing to make sure that there can be harmonies anymore, which is what I did in Broken Fences. 

Local 913 Live: The Boogie Hustlers

The Boogie Hustlers perform at WYEP's local music happy hour on April 28, 2016.

Local 913, Episode 56: Zoob

“I am from New York City. I went to school at Carnegie Mellon. By the time I had graduated, I was caught up in the local scene here. So, I just sort of stayed. By the time I had lifted my head back up, I recognized that I had made a life here.”

Local 913, Episode 55: The Buckle Downs

“I showed up, just sang a couple songs and next thing you know, I’m in the band! It was kind of, I don’t wanna say an accident, but I didn’t really mean to get into a band. I didn’t think I’d be good enough to do that.”

Live and Direct with Ra Ra Riot

Ra Ra Riot in the WYEP Studios on April 12, 2016

Local 913, Episode 54: Wooly Woman

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Local 913, Episode 53: Joe Grushecky

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Local 913, Episode 52: Standard Broadcast

The Pittsburgh group Standard Broadcast formed in 2014 when pianist Nathan Jay and cellist Leland Shaw’s previous band dissolved.

Live and Direct with G. Love

G. Love in the WYEP Studios on March 25, 2016. 

Local 913, Episode 51: Brewer's Row

When Nicholas Hohman, frontman for the band Brewer’s Row came home from college about ten years ago, he discovered the most likely bandmates for his new project were in his own family.

Local 913 Live: Jimmy Adler

Jimmy Adler performs at WYEP's local music happy hour on March 17, 2016.

Live and Direct with Dr. Dog

Dr. Dog in the WYEP Studios on March 16, 2016.

Local 913, Episode 50: Crooked Skulls

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Live and Direct with The Gathering Field

The Gathering Field perform in the WYEP studios on March 11, 2016.

Local 913, Episode 49: Meeting of Important People

Formed in 2008, Meeting of Important People has become one of Pittsburgh’s premiere indie-rock bands. Led by Josh Verbanets, MOIP just released their third album TROIKA.

Live and Direct with Jason Isbell

Jason Isbell in the WYEP Studios on March 2, 2016

Live and Direct with Kacey Musgraves

Kacey Musgraves in the WYEP Studios on February 27, 2016

Local 913, Episode 48: The Hawkeyes

Originally, Jay Wiley, front man for the alt-country band The Hawkeyes, thought he was hiring the Pittsburgh band Country Music Gas Station as his backing band for a couple of gigs. What resulted from the very first rehearsal was clearly an all new direction and band for the singer/songwriter....

Live and Direct with Meeting of Important People

Meeting of Important People in the WYEP Studios on February 26, 2016

Local 913, Episode 47: Arlo Aldo

Arlo Aldo front man, David Manchester made the decision to move to Pittsburgh with his wife in 2011 not really knowing what they would find when they arrived.

Live and Direct with Kurt Vile

Kurt Vile in the WYEP Studios on February 22, 2016. 

WYEP's 2016 Alternative Souper Bowl: Lofi Delphi

Lofi Delphi perform at WYEP's 16th annual Alternative Souper Bowl at the Carnegie Library Main Branch on February 7. 2016.

WYEP's 2016 Alternative Souper Bowl: City Dwelling Nature Seekers

City Dwelling Nature Seekers perform at WYEP's 16th annual Alternative Souper Bowl at the Carnegie Library Main Branch on February 7. 2016.

WYEP's 2016 Alternative Souper Bowl: Jim Donovan and the Sun King Warriors

Jim Donovan and the Sun King Warriors perform at WYEP's 16th annual Alternative Souper Bowl at the Carnegie Library Main Branch on February 7. 2016.

Local 913 Live: The Full Counts

The Full Counts perform at WYEP's local music happy hour on February 18. 2016

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