Category: Music

VIA Festival Review

VIA Festival Review

  The VIA Music and New Media Festival is a Pittsburgh-based creative collective that stretches the meaning of what it means to be a festival. It’s something more than music, caught in the space...

WPTS Radio & Drusky Entertainment Present FIDLAR & The Orwells

WPTS Radio & Drusky Entertainment Present FIDLAR & The Orwells

FIDLAR is a dirty party rock band that you can shake head and beer at. They’re playing the Smiling Moose at 7:30pm on October 28th along with The Orwells. Get your tickets here! http://www.ticketfly.com/event/277507-fidlar-pittsburgh/

Us Live Show

Us is a two-piece guitar/drums noise-punk type of band, and you can’t describe them without too much punctuation. They don’t need a bassist. Gun shots, airplane takeoffs, sonic booms, Us. That is a list...

Scrap Kids Live Show

Our first live show of the semester was played by Lawson Bloom aka Scrap Kids, and he brought an interesting blend of storytelling through acoustic folk stylings. Take a listen and check out the...

Pablo Francisco on WPTSradio!

Pablo Francisco on WPTSradio!

            [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Pablo Francisco calls in to Morning Serotonin host Taylor Nodell, on WPTSradio. http://pablofrancisco.com/ https://www.facebook.com/WPTSserotonin https://twitter.com/WPTSSerotonin

VIA Festival 2013

VIA Festival 2013

  VIA festival is the annual event that brings artists of all mediums together. The week long event showcases progressive culture, with audio and visual art from some of the most impacting artists today....

Yellow Red Sparks on the WPTS Summer Sessions

Yellow Red Sparks on the WPTS Summer Sessions

www.yellowredsparks.com Indie Folk band Yellow Red Sparks came into the studio today on a stop of their tour across the US, and they played us a few of their songs, on the first of...

WPTS News speaks with mayoral candidate Bill Peduto

WPTS News speaks with mayoral candidate Bill Peduto

In the weeks leading up to the May 21 Democratic Primary, WPTS News will be interviewing the candidates for Mayor of Pittsburgh to discuss both citywide and student issues. In this interview, News Director...

WPTS News speaks with mayoral candidate Jake Wheatley

WPTS News speaks with mayoral candidate Jake Wheatley

In the weeks leading up to the May 21 Democratic Primary, WPTS News will be interviewing the candidates for Mayor of Pittsburgh to discuss both citywide and student issues. In this interview, News Director...

The Carpathian Ensemble on the WPTS Live Show

The Carpathian Ensemble on the WPTS Live Show

http://www.music.pitt.edu/carpathian [Audio clip: view full post to listen] The department’s newest musical endeavor, the Carpathian Music Ensemble, was founded in fall 2008 and is directed by Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology Adriana Helbig. The ensemble...