Summer is officially here! Let us take a look at all that will be happening for the summer weekend!
Starting us off, on Wednesday June 22nd, Outer Dark Media presents a crushing black metal show at Black Forge Coffee House II in Mckees Rocks, PA. It will feature Valdrin, Well of Night, and Uzkost. It starts at 6pm, and tickets are $15. You can purchase tickets here. If you need something to get you over the hump, this will be the show to do it.
On Thursday June 23rd, Some Die Nameless will be hosting a show at Cattivo in Lawrenceville. They will be presenting Downtown Brown, The Filthy Lowdown, The Slobberknockers, and The Molecule Party. Aiming to have musical variety, the show starts at 7pm, and tickets are $12. You can purchase tickets here.
On Friday June 24th, it will be time to rock at Casey’s Bar in Pittsburgh, PA. The bands playing are Rat Rod, Suicide Puppets, and Veronica. Doors open at 7pm, and admission is only $5. If you looking for new music to discover, this will be the night to do it!
On Saturday June 25th, STRANGEWAYS will be helping to celebrate the 3 year anniversary of Inner Groove Brewing in Pittsburgh, PA in the form of a Vinyl Pop-Up Birthday Party. There will be DJs spinning tunes all throughout the day, vinyl record vendors, food trucks, and more! It starts at 12pm, and it is free to attend. So if you are looking for that rare vinyl, this would be the place to possibly find it!
Also on Saturday June 25th, prepare for Operation Squirrel Nuts at Squirrel Hill Sports Bar in Pittsburgh, PA. This operation will contains bands such as Bay Street, The Second After, Tempered, CRASH ARMY, and The Jerks. The show starts at 7pm, and admission is $10. Come down and plan to get crazy!
In addition, on Saturday June 25th, Dread Metal Productions will be hosting a live concert at Philly At The Rocks in Erie, PA. It will feature Real Fake Doors, Do Not Call List, and Maroon River. If you are in Erie and enjoying the Pride Festivities, this will give you a chance to celebrate afterwards. Doors open at 8pm, and tickets are $7.
That is not all, as on Saturday June 25th Cattivo in Lawrenceville, PA will be hosting two events the same evening. The first is a live show that will have bands such as Slut Magic, God Hates Unicorns, Some Faith, and Love Dumpster. It will be quite an evening of sultry music and mayhem. It starts at 8pm and no admission is listed but come prepared just in case.
At the same time, Blacklist Entertainment will be invading Cattivo for the long waited return of Cobwebs. This will be a night that features goth/industrial hits from 80s, 90s, and 2000’s. Request are always welcomed. The night starts at 10pm and admission is $5.
Hot off the press, Saturday June 25th, STRANGEWAYS will be hosting =Night Fever= Vintage Disco Party at Belvedere’s Ultra Dive in Lawrenceville. Dance under the disco ball to retro solid gold disco tracks from the 70s and 80s. You know you look good, so show the world that you feel good as well! The beats drop at 9pm, and admission is $7 before 10pm, $10 after.
On Sunday June 26th, there will be another rock show taking place at Casey’s Bar in Pittsburgh, PA. The bands playing will be Plumbob, Dayz Off, Standard Broadcast, and Clementine. Doors open at 7pm, and admission is $5.
Also on Sunday June 26th, Sacred Skin will be headlining a show at the Government Center in Pittsburgh, PA. They will have support from Memory Front, and Lilith Mors. A bit of post punk, goth rock, and electro sound, the evening starts at 7:30PM and tickets are $8 in advance, $10 at the door. You can purchase advance tickets here.
That’s definitely a good amount of happenings to help start your summer fun. Please like and follow all pages mentioned, and as always, no matter what you decide to do, please be safe doing so!