Deep End Ampitheater at Leslie Park Pool

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Image by IheartPGH via Flickr Surfs up with the Deep End Ampitheater at the Leslie Park Pool - Saturday, July 24th from 6pm until dusk. The all-ages concert of live instrumental classic and modern surf music produced by Lawrenceville's own nightlife provocateur, Michael "Zombo" Devine will feature an action-packed, super danceable line-up. The bill includes "best-of" bands Daikaiju, Kabuki Surf from Alabama, The Action Cats and the Wakening. Plus old-school classic sixties sounds and zombie … [Read more...]

Links Worth a Look – July 19th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: Coming soon - an opera perfect for Pittsburgh. - Evenings in Quarantine: The Zombie Opera. Check out their blog, learn more about the project and maybe even star as an extra in some of teh filming. Pittsbrugh's BrandingBrand on Forbes.com - Great blog post on Forbes.com about Steve Madden and how the company is working with Pittsburgh's BrandingBrand on social media marketing. Turning a Part-time Passion Into a Full-Time … [Read more...]

History, Mystery, Horses Trading, Festivals and Free Ice Cream – Radio Round Up – July 16, 2010

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Image via Wikipedia Here is the list of things we talked abbout on WDVE this morning. You can hear our weekend picks most Friday mornings at 6:45 on 102.5FM Public Record- new arts collaboration based on  Pittsburgh crime reports from the 19th Century new living art project based on crime reports from 19th Century Pittsburgh Listen to local artists retell the stories on the spot where they occurred by cell phone or iphone app Launches at the Gallery Crawl on Fri. July 16 @ 937 Liberty Ave … [Read more...]

A Matter of Public Record – History, Mystery and an iPhone App

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Image via Wikipedia Something about this summer- super great collaborative projects abound. First there was the  illustration ale a partnership between East End Brewing and the Toonseum.  Then Barebones Productions brought Killer Joe to the stage with Joe Grushekcy accompaniment.  Public Record is a collaboration between Pittsburgh writer and artist Justin Hopper, tech company DeepLocal and publishers Encyclopedia Destructia to bring some of the mystery and history of Pittsburgh to life on the … [Read more...]

South Side Works Exposed 2010 – Music and Arts Festival

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Another popular event from 2009 is back again for an even bigger event in 2010.  This weekend the South Side Works shopping area will become a street festival with music, artist market (organized by the good folks at Imadeit Market) and kids area. 3 days of fun in the streets of the south side. SHOW HOURS: July 16, 5 – 10 pm July 17, 2 – 10 pm July 18, 12 – 5 pm Exposed Artist Market - over 70 different artists will be selling their hand made wares this weekend at the Southside works.  Here … [Read more...]