Category: Concert Review

Carnival Of Madness @ First Niagara Pavilion

Tuesday night August 20th 2013 the Carnival Of Madness Tour rolled through Pittsburgh, PA and blew the roof off the First Niagara Pavilion. This tour features bands We As Human, In This Moment, Papa Roach, Skillet, and headliners of the night Shinedown. The entire concert had a different […]

Fight Or Flight @ The Altar Bar

Wednesday August 7th 2013 Fight Or Flight hit The Altar Bar with tour mates Mindset Evolution on their first US tour supporting the release of their first album ” A Life By Design”. Fight or Flight is made up Dan Donegan (guitar) Mike Wengren (drums) both formerly of […]

Jenny O. plays Brillobox

Is it just me or is the vocal clarity at mid level Pittsburgh venues a touch lacking overall? Pittsburgh live music has a bit of a raw, d.i.y., punk element surrounding it that I’ve always liked, and this often enhances the concert going experience, like when I saw the […]

Drowning Pool Crushes The Altar Bar

–Photos and Review by Jason Hann All photos ©2013 JHannphoto and Pittsburgh Music Magazine Tuesday night 6/11/13 Drowning Pool rolled in to Pittsburgh and absolutely crushed The Altar Bar with an energy packed, face melting set. They brought with them fellow Texans “Even The Dead Love A Parade”, Italy based […]

Soundgarden Heats Up a Cold Night in Pittsburgh

When I heard Soundgarden was coming to Pittsburgh’s Stage AE for a May outdoor show I was ecstatic.   I envisioned a warm spring evening accompanied by killer entertainment…well, warm spring evening my ass.  The temperature was in the 30’s, not to mention the rain that occasionally spat at […]

After the Burial Jams Out at the Rex

-by Dave Mondine With the newer generation of metal called “metalcore” spreading like a disease throughout the United States, After the Burial is one of the first bands to start this trend.  Metalcore is a mixture of the old school heavy metal mixed with some newer more technical […]