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Alan D. Welding

COO/EIC Pittsburgh Music Magazine, Photographer, Rhetoric and Journalism Teacher, musician, artist, writer, tattoo enthusiast, animal lover.

Movement Festival 2019 Lineup Announcement

FEATURING FIRST EVER PERFORMANCE BY ORBITAL – LIVEPLUS:AMELIE LENS, CHARLOTTE DE WITTE, CHRIS LAKE,CHRIS LIEBING, DANNY BROWN, DISCLOSURE – DJ SET, DJ BONE,DJ NOBU, DUBFIRE B3B NICOLE MOUDABER B3B PACO OSUNA,FLOORPLAN – LIVE, FISHER, GET REAL: GREEN VELVET & CLAUDE VONSTROKE, GRiZ – LIVE, GUCCI MANE, HOT SINCE 82, LOCO DICE, MAYA JANE COLES, MK, NASTIA, RICHIE HAWTIN, […]

RIVAL SONS RELEASE NEW ALBUM FERAL ROOTS

NORTH AMERICAN HEADLINE TOUR GETS UNDERWAY APRIL 4TH IN DALLAS, TX ANNOUNCED FOR BONNAROO MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL J Rival Sons have released their acclaimed new album FERAL ROOTS, available today at all DSPs and www.rivalsons.com.  Produced by GRAMMY Award-winner Dave Cobb at Nashville’s famed RCA Studio A, and the equally legendary Muscle […]

THE NEAL MORSE BAND performing in Pittsburgh 2/22 @MrSmalls

 THE NEAL MORSE BAND—singer/guitarist/keyboardist Neal Morse, drummer Mike Portnoy, bassist Randy George, keyboardist Bill Hubauer and guitarist Eric Gillette—who will release their latest double-disc concept album, THE GREAT ADVENTURE, January 25 on Radiant Records via Metal Blade Worldwide. It will be available in three formats: a two CD package, two CD/DVD Special […]

JJ Grey & Mofro At Mr. Smalls Theatre On 2/28

WHO: JJ GREY & MOFROWHAT: PITTSBURGH PERFORMANCEWHEN: FEBRUARY 28WHERE: MR. SMALLS THEATRE“JJ Grey concocts a vivid blend of blues, Southern rock and funk, complete with richly evocative lyrics and an easygoing sense of blue-collar storytelling . . . lucid, plainspoken American music.” – NPR Music Southern soul-rockers JJ Grey & Mofro […]

Watsky Headlines Mr. Smalls on February 25th

Watsky Set to Headline Mr. Small’s on February 25th! New Album COMPLAINT Out January 11, 2019 “MEAN ASS DRUNK” watch the video“WELCOME TO THE FAMILY”watch the video New Studio Album COMPLAINT – out January 11th, 2019 Watsky has announced the release of his fifth full-length album COMPLAINT, due out on January 11th, 2019. He’ll be hitting the road […]

Lords Of Acid “Pretty In Kink Tour 2019” with special guests: Orgy, Genitorturers, Little Miss Nasty, & Gabriel And The Apocalypse @ The Rex Theatre in Pittsburgh, PA on Sunday, March 10th

LORDS OF ACID Announce PRETTY IN KINK TOUR 2019 with ORGY, GENITORTURERS, LITTLE MISS NASTY, & GABRIEL AND THE APOCALYPSE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 5, 2018 – Legendary Industrial band LORDS OF ACID has announced dates for their highly anticipates PRETTY IN KINK TOUR 2019 with special guests ORGY, GENITORTURERS, LITTLE MISS NASTY, and GABRIEL AND THE […]

Grace Vonderkuhn performing at Roboto on Jan 29

Grace is supporting her debut LP, Reveries, (released early 2018), EggHunt Records (Lucy Dacus, Minor Poet). Grace plays garage/indie rock as part of a killer power trio drawing influences from bands like The Breeders, T-Rex, and Autolux.  She will return to the studio to record sophomore LP in the spring.   Grace was featured in NPR’s All Songs Considered, WXPN, Noisey as well as Gold Flake Paint and […]

Generation AXE: Pittsburgh

“Every moment of the entire performance is a musician’s and music lover’s dream. To see the best of the best without the ego, sharing one stage, has made this a night to remember.” -Seattle Music News “Like dive-bombing planes, laying down a barrage of notes, in deadly succession. […]

Native Harrow opening tour in Pittsburgh 2/2 @ClubCafe

In performance, the members of Native Harrow (vocalist/guitarist Devin Tuel and multi-instrumentalist Stephen Harms) draw on a collection of open-tuned acoustic guitars, a few archaic archtops, and a 2-piece 1940s drumkit to move deliberately and inquisitively through the sonic worlds inhabited by their material. Native Harrow’s two albums to date, 2015’s Ghost and […]