105.9 WXDX Presents J Roddy Walston and The Business with special guests Nox Boys [Rescheduled from 7/13 - all 7/13 tix honored]
All 7/13 tix honored. The third album from J. Roddy Walston & The Business, Essential Tremors borrows its name from a nervous-system disorder thatís long plagued the bandís frontman. ďItís this condition where my hands shake―sometimes not at all, but sometimes pretty bad,Ē says singer/pianist/guitarist Walston. ďIíve referenced it throughout all our records in some way, but it made sense to be more open about it on this album, which is partly about owning and embracing your weirdness instead of letting it hold you captive because you donít even want to talk about it.Ē For J. Roddy Walston & The Business―who formed in 2002 in Walstonís hometown of Cleveland, Tennessee―embracing weirdness means a mumble-out-loud celebration of that great and terrible burden of being human. Forcing the oft-clashing worlds of art and rock-and-roll to make nice, the band (including guitarist/vocalist Billy Gordon, bassist/vocalist Logan Davis, and drummer Steve Colmus) deals in a scrappy yet sublime sound that honors both their Southern roots and punk spirit. http://jroddywalstonandthebusiness.com/ | Purchase Tickets Online | 866-468-3401 | Reserve Balcony | Local Outlets
Skull Fest Presents Infest with special guests Dream Death, FYPM, Occultist, Killer of Sheep
SKULL FEST is a punk rock festival that takes place every summer in various locations around pittsburgh pa. the most disgusting and most punk city on our mother earth! Aside from bands/shows and blitzkreig parties that rage all night and day,skull fest has an array of other violent disasters going on over the weekend,with slip n slides,softball games,punks picnics and all kinds of chaos and disorder!
WPTS Radio presents Kishi Bashi with special guests Bombadil, HEIDEMANN
Having collaborated and toured with indie strangelings of Montreal, Regina Spektor, and Sondre Lerche, singer, violinist, and composer, K Ishibashi (aka Kishi Bashi), embarks on a epic orchestral solo project. His solo live show is a dazzling array of looping and vocal/violin gymnastics. K is also singer of the NYC synth rock band Jupiter One.
The music recorded by Ernest Greene as Washed Out has been nothing if not dreamy, but for his second full-length, heís taken the idea of letting your mind wander to another state a huge leap further. On Paracosm, released Aug. 13 2013 on Sub Pop, the Georgia-based musician explores the albumís namesake phenomenon, where people create detailed imaginary worlds. The concept has been used to describe fantasy lands like Tolkienís Middle Earth and C.S. Lewisí Narnia, and itís at the heart of the 2004 documentary In The Realms Of The Unreal about outsider artist Henry Darger. washedout.net | Purchase Tickets Online | 866-468-3401 | Reserve Balcony | Local Outlets
Bleachers with special guests Young Rising Sons, TeamMate
Grammy award winning artist and songwriter Jack Antonoff announces his new project Bleachers with the release of the debut single "I Wanna Get Better." A founding member of the Grammy award winning band fun. and singer/songwriter of the beloved New Jersey band Steel Train, Antonoff wrote and co-produced the Bleachers debut single alongside producer John Hill (MIA, Jay Z, Empire of the Sun). n addition to being a multi-talented musician, Jack is a critically acclaimed songwriter and producer. His achievements include co-writing fun.'s Grammy award-winning song "We Are Young" and Grammy-nominated album "Some Nights," and he received a Golden Globe nomination for his collaboration with Taylor Swift on her song "Sweeter Than Fiction." Jack has also worked with Sara Bareilles, co-writing her Grammy-nominated hit "Brave," and Canadian indie icons Tegan and Sara. Jack is set to release the debut album for new project Bleachers later this spring. bleachersmusic.com | Purchase Tickets Online | 866-468-3401 | Reserve Balcony | Local Outlets