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Pop Filter Hot Pick: The Thrival Music + Innovation Festival is finally here

The Thrill Mill-run Thrival Music + Innovation Festival gears up for its second year with a week's worth of innovation and business programming capped off by a weekend of live music and great food.

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: Girls Rock! Pittsburgh benefit concert

Support the local chapter of the rock and roll school aimed at empowering young women to use their creative voices. The Girls Rock! Pittsburgh benefit concert is Saturday at Assemble on Penn Avenue.

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: Drusky and VIA bring Kuenta i Tambu to Cattivo

Forward thinking production crew VIA lines up another excellent concert with internationally renowned island dance crew Kuenta i Tambu.

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: River of Words inaugurates City of Asylum's Garden-to-Garden Artway

Venezuelan writer Israel Centeno and visual artists, Carolina Arnal and Gisela Romero collaborate on "River of Words," the first of five temporary public art commissions being installed along City of Asylum Pittsburgh’s Garden-to-Garden Artway.

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: 'Drag Me Home' zine and compilation release show

Local music scene mainstay, Rick Moslen releases his fanzine and compilation, Drag Me Home, with a show at Mr. Roboto Project.

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: Sharon Van Etten and her volatile love

The Brooklyn-based chanteuse arrives in Pittsburgh on the heels of her critically lauded fourth album Are We There.

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: Mountain Top Music Festival

The Mountain Top Music Festival hosts some of the region's best indie rock at Mt. Washington's Grandview Park. 

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: 1,2,3 return with ambitious double album "Big Weather"

Pittsburgh garage pop quartet 1,2,3 reemerge after label strife and personal crisis to release their most ambitious album yet, Big Weather.

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: Bayardstown Social Club season opening party

Bayardstown Social Club kicks off its second season with live music, good food and beer from Rock Bottom Brewery.
 

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: Pittonakatonk May Day BBQ

DJ Pete Spynda is bringing together musicians from across Pittsburgh's world music scene for a festival in Schenley Park.

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M.I.A. brings her agitprop hip-hop to Stage AE

The pop music lightning rod comes to Pittsburgh on the heels of the release of her fourth album "Matangi."

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State of play: Record Store Day in year eight

Pittsburgh area record stores are gearing up for the eighth year of national Record Store Day. But is the holiday helping or hurting their businesses?

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: Obvious Productions celebrates its two-year anniversary

Event production, artist management and streetwear designer, Obvious Productions celebrates its second birthday with a show featuring electronic musician Natasha Kmeto.

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: Arcade Fire at the Consol Energy Center

Grammy-award winning rock band, Arcade Fire plays in Pittsburgh for the first time in 10 years on Wednesday.

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Pop Filter Hot Pick: Conservatory Theatre Company rocks out with Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson

History, politics, romance and rock music will converge in Point Park Conservatory Theatre Company's Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, running through March 2 at Pittsburgh Playhouse. Don't miss this raucous chance to experience America's seventh president (aka Old Hickory) re-imagined as a contemporary rock star.
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