Dancin’, they’re dancin’ in the street – Jam on Walnut 2012


Last Friday night I stopped by the WYEP Summer Music Fest - holy smokes - what a crowd - Pittsburgh loves an outdoor concert. Schenley Park looked amazing and the entire lawn was covered with people.  It was a perfect Pittsburgh summer night. Thinking about the WYEP summer Music Fest and all of the other awesome outdoor concerts... I just can get the song Dancing in the Street out of my head today... Callin' out, around the burgh Are you ready for a brand new beat? Summer's here, and the … [Read more...]

Jam on Walnut Line Up for 2011

Jam on Walnut

Summer time, means outside concert time.  One of the most popular events of the season (and one of teh most popular summer posts on IheartPGH last summer) is Jam on Walnut.  Back for another year of free concerts in the street - there is a great line up of bands. June 25 - Donora and Bill Deasy July 23 - Meeting of Important People and Radio Tokyo August 20 - Kelsey Friday and Dancing Queen The concerts are on Walnut Street in Shadyside from 7pm-11pm.  The concerts are free but drink … [Read more...]

This Weekend in Pittsburgh – Mmm Bop, Bocce and Gene Kelly's Birthday (Radio Round Up Aug. 20, 2010)


Image by calebwilkerson via Flickr Here is the list of things we talked about on WDVE this morning. You can hear our weekend list most Friday mornings at 6:45 on 102.5FM. Mmm Bop in the Burgh Hanson @ Carnegie Music Hall Friday, August 20, 2010 - 7:30pm Flock of Cycles Monthly bike ride around the burgh Meet at Dippy the Dinosaur in front of the museum in Oakland Everyone is welcome - easy flat ride for those that are new to cycling in the city Ribs on the River with Donnie … [Read more...]

Summer Means Moving the Music into the Streets – Radio Round Up, June 25, 2010


Image by zyphbear via Flickr Here is the list of things we discussed on WDVE this morning. You can hear our weekend picks most Friday mornings at 6:45 on 102.5FM. Oakmont Greek Food Festival Holy Dormition in Oakmont Friday, Saturday and Sunday Steeltown Stock Poster Party Posters - Pittsburgh Style - posters printed in and inspired by Pittsburgh curated by Steeltown Anthem Closing party - Friday, June 25 @C SPACE Collective, 4823 Penn Avenue Lots of affordable posters for sale … [Read more...]

Jam on Walnut 2010 – Walnut Street Closes for Traffic, Open for Concerts


Image via Wikipedia Back again for another summer of fun - free concerts on Walnut St. in Shadyside.  Walnut Street is closes to traffic and opens for music and more. All of the proceeds benefit the Western PA Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.  It looks like the concerts are free - and that you can spend $2 on a wrist band for beer. If you know more about how this works please leave a comment below. Saturday June 26th -  Donora and Bon Journey Saturday July 24th -  Survivor Alexis Grace from … [Read more...]