Music

Photo gallery: Return of the Dreads Tour

First Niagara Pavilion hosted a heavy-metal three ring circus featuring metal music legends Korn and Rob Zombie with special guests In This Moment, Thursday in ...

Hempfield pastor shepherds choral society, too

When the Rev. John Smaligo is not shepherding the flock at Harrold Zion Lutheran Church in Hempfield, he's managing the affairs of the Westmoreland Choral ...

Famous October features Duquesne alum

A Duquesne University alumna and her husband will bring their indie-folk duo on Aug. 30 to Club Cafe on the South Side as part of ...

Review: No matter the day, fans delight in Buffett show in Burgettstown

Well, the name of the tour is I Don't Know. At First Niagara Pavilion on Aug. 23, Jimmy Buffett "forgot" what day it was, making references ...

Mature, rejuvenated Korn leaves drama behind

As Korn prepares for the Oct. 21 release of its 12th album, "The Serenity of Suffering," the band feels whole again. Guitarist Brian "Head" Welch, who ...

Chaplin, ex-Beach Boys reunite for 'Pet Sounds' tour

Blondie Chaplin has played with a few legends in his day. The Beach Boys, The Rolling Stones, The Band, Jeff Beck, Paul Butterfield. He was actually considered ...

Hit-making Florida Georgia Line promises 'bigger, better' show

Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line are well aware of the arena-filling popularity they have reached in a short time. But every ...

Improvisation, integrity keep Gov't Mule kickin'

Warren Haynes seems inclined to believe there are lessons to be learned from a mule's legendary stubborn demeanor. His musical animal, the improvisational blues, jazz and ...

Squirrel Hill musician, para-athlete aims to break hand-cycling record

Attila Domos isn't the most well-known musician in Western Pennsylvania, but he just might have the most unusual resume. Who else can say they were ...

Chris Jamison releases debut EP

Chris Jamison, the Ross native who took third place on NBC's "The Voice" in 2014, is out with his debut EP. "I Am Chris Jamison" contains ...

Photo gallery: Drake and Future Summer Sixteen Tour

Rap superstar Drake and genre-bending singer Future teamed up for a co-headlining summer tour that arrived in Pittsburgh on Wednesday at Consol Energy Center. The ...

Country rocker Brantley Gilbert finds the going easier as headliner

With a string of chart-topping country songs and a pair of hit albums under his belt, Brantley Gilbert has become a bona fide headliner in ...

Melvins' formula for success serves band well for 36 years

The Melvins have been around awhile. Singer/guitarist Buzz "King Buzzo" Osborne literally introduced Dave Grohl to Kurt Cobain. "They (Nirvana) were looking for a good drummer, and ...

Buffett to make a few more pit stops before break

Jimmy Buffett is a busy man. The Mayor of Margaritaville is, according to Forbes magazine's most recent listings, the 66th highest-paid celebrity. He's in talks to ...

More tickets released for Springsteen show

Live Nation announced Aug. 15 that additional tickets for Bruce Springsteen's Sept. 11 concert at Consol Energy Center have been released. The seats, referred to in ...

Toby Keith brings annual party to First Niagara

It's mid-August in Burgettstown. Definitely, there's time for "A Few More Cowboys." Expect to hear that song, which is Toby Keith's latest single, when the ...

Thrival announces lineup, puts single-day tickets on sale

Single-day tickets are now on sale for the two-day Thrival Innovation + Music Festival in September at the Carrie Furnace site in Rankin. Organizers also announced ...

Bacon Brothers lives up to its sizzle

By any measure, Michael Bacon is an accomplished musician. Earlier this year, his "Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra" was performed at the Schimmel Center in ...

Photo gallery: Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa take 'The High Road Tour'

Legendary rap superstar Snoop Dogg and Pittsburgh-native rapper Wiz Khalifa brought their 33-city "The High Road Tour" to Wiz's home turf Wednesday night at First ...

RANT music fest spotlights Pittsburgh's eclectic talent

When it started a few years ago, it went by the name Rock All Night Tour, but its catchy acronym, RANT, seems to have superseded ...