~~ Saturday, 09/30 ~~


The Deutschtown Music Festival wanted to fit in one more outdoor party for the year. The Skyline Party features 7 bands  and will be hosted by Hugh Twyman of HughShows Photography. The stage will be located in Allegheny Commons Park next to Sue Murray Pool (across the street from the Allegheny Elks Lodge). Bands playing include God’s Green ApplesLondon Johnson‘s Magnificent Street Entertainers, KaelberColonel Eagleburger’s Highstepping Goodtime BandOld GameTimbeleza, and Dinosoul.


Metal fans, get your asses to Cattivo for an all-day metal/sludge/doom extravaganza! This amazing event is being put on by Shy Kennedy of Blackseed Records and is sure to be an amazing time.

The line-up is: CANTEnhailer – Monolith WielderArcharusHorseburnerWasted TheoryFoghoundEYEClouds Taste Satanic – Lady BeastBrimstone CovenSolace – The Midnight Ghost Train –  Earthride – Stinking LizavetaPenance – Valkyrie.


Nate from the Scratch ‘n’ Sniffs and Thunder Vest is turning 30 and he’s celebrating with a banger of a show, featuring Playoff BeardChildren of October, and Whitethrash! Head down to the Fallout Shelter tonight to see the bands he’s handpicked and celebrate since he never throws parties and “no ones guaranteed another (birthday)”

Support Michael Devine (Zombo)’s campaign to be a state representative! Version Mary (from Ohio), Action Item (debut show), the return of the Allegheny Rhythm Ranger, Elkhound and Jim Storch will be heading up this event! Head out to Howlers for fun for your entire 21+ family, raffles, prizes, and no clowns.

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Weapons Of Choice, The Homisides, and Cumplete Basturds will be playing Sidebar tonight for Punk Night! They’re guaranteed to get you feeling something with their hard and fast playing.

Slim Forsythe & the Turbosonics!! This show will be outside (weather permitting) so dress accordingly! This is an all ages show and it’s for the best price of FREE. Rock, rockabilly, and some classic instrumental surf rock!

Thë Nërd Hërdërs, Rule of TwoJIFF will be playing at the Rock Room “where the PBR is cold and the pizza boats are cheap.” What’s not to like?


LoFi Delphithe dark lines, The Park Plan, and Jeremy Caywood are helping us say “goodbye” to the Bloomfield Bridge Tavern (do you really have to go?) with some rockin’ jams. Be sure to grab some perogies and stuffed cabbage before they’re gone.

Dead River / Reflex Machine / The Russells / Father Flamethrower will be playing tonight at Gooski’s. Word is to “bring your passport, we’re going wild.” If you like fun, you’ll come out. Check out our review of the last time Reflex Machine was in town!

Molly Drag / Past Life / The Bird Hour / Shin Guard will be playing at Cafe Verona (if you don’t know where it is, you’ll need to message Don’t Let the Scene Go Down on Me! Collective for the address). This is a BYOB show if you’re 21+ and has a $5-$10 suggested donation. We’ll see you there to support some awesome touring bands as well as locals.

~~ Sunday, 10/01 ~~


There will be no punk time for this punk show. Zombii will be coming in from Connecticut to join the Shutouts and Fuck Yeah, Dinosaurs! for a good time at Ruggers on a Sunday evening.

Black PussyStone Cold KillerOld Lords keep the rock, beer, and fun flowing with us tomorrow night at the Smiling Moose.


This is Bren (from Modern Baseball)’s birthday-road-trip-acoustic-tour. Come out, celebrate, and hear some great music from Caitlin Bender (from CALYX) and Distant Futures (acoustic) on a Sunday night.