Pitt 93, DePaul 55: Postgame Recap and Audio

Pitt 93, DePaul 55: Postgame Recap and Audio

                        Game Recap By: Nate Barnes Despite arguably its biggest week of the season looming with impending match-ups against No. 5 Louisville Monday...

Concert Review: Empancipator @ The Rex Theater, 1/26

Concert Review: Empancipator @ The Rex Theater, 1/26

Around 9 pm, fans began flocking to The Rex Theater in the Southside to see Emancipator on his return to Pittsburgh. Emancipator, or Douglas Appling, is a trip-hop artist from Portland. He’s often accompanied...

We Compared 90’s Cartoon Characters To Indie Stars

We Compared 90’s Cartoon Characters To Indie Stars

Sometimes indie music stars can be real characters. Here, we actually compare them to 90’s cartoon characters. 1. Arnold (from Hey Arnold) & Christopher Owens (of Girls) 2. Penny Proud (from The Proud Family)...

SGB Elections May Not Have Been Legitimate

SGB Elections May Not Have Been Legitimate

In a stroke of investigative journalism, our news director Tom Visco and the staff over at The Pitt News have co-uncovered a possible scandal regarding this past Student Government Board elections. Truces, ignored infractions,...

Interview: Jadon Woodard

Interview: Jadon Woodard

The hosts of WPTS’ premier hip-hop show “Beats, Rhymes & Life” talk with NYC-based artist Jadon Woodward. The kid spoke about his recent tour in Pittsburgh and ended the interview with a freestyle over...

Concert Review: Jeff Magnum @ Carnegie Music Hall, 1/10/13

Concert Review: Jeff Magnum @ Carnegie Music Hall, 1/10/13

Jeff Mangum at Carnegie Music Hall (1/10/13) When I initially saw the headline “Jeff Mangum Announces 2013 Tour Dates,” I had begun planning my trip to Washington D.C. or Philadelphia before my mouse had...

Pitt 69, Connecticut 61: Postgame Recap and Audio

Pitt 69, Connecticut 61: Postgame Recap and Audio

Game Recap By: Nate Barnes Pitt Men’s Basketball (15-4, 3-3 Big East) won arguably its biggest game of the season to-date, with the Panthers beating the Connecticut Huskies (12-5, 2-3 Big East) 69-61 by...

Three Oscar Races: Who Will Win?

With Oscar nominations officially out on the street, the floodgates have opened for speculation of all caliber on the subject. Logically, as the resident movie nerd here at WPTS, I feel obligated to throw...

WPTS in TPN: The Case For Indie Holiday Tunes

WPTS in TPN: The Case For Indie Holiday Tunes

In the twenty-eighth installment of the WPTS column in the Pitt News, Matt Singer argues the case to turn off the radio in exchange for putting some more interesting indie holiday music in your...