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MONDAY3.4.13

Machine Gun Kelly. Altar Bar. 6 p.m.
The Cleveland-based rapper will perform at the Altar Bar.

TUESDAY3.5.13

Brown Bag Chamber Music Concert. McConomy Auditorium. 12 p.m.
The School of Music will put on an hour-long concert featuring student soloists and chamber music ensembles as part of its Brown Bag series. The event is free and open to the public, and audience members are encouraged to bring their lunches.

School of Art Lecture: Otto Piene. Kresge Theatre. 5 p.m.
German-born artist Otto Piene will give a lecture as part of the School of Art lecture series. Piene’s work focuses on advanced light art, kinetic art, and his own invention, “sky art” — large-scale works that focus on landscapes and cities. The lecture is free and open to the public.

Obvious presents: Shlohmo. Belvedere’s Ultra Dive. 9:30 p.m.
Glitch-hop DJ Shlohmo will put on a show at Belvedere’s, presented by Pittsburgh modern party music collective Obvious. Los Angeles-based DJ D33J and Obvious resident DJ James Gyre will open. The event is for ages 21+ and costs $12 at the door.

WEDNESDAY3.6.13

Thank You For Being A Friend Zine Tour. Big Idea Bookstore & Café (4812 Liberty Ave.). 7 p.m.
The Thank You For Being A Friend Zine Tour makes its Pittsburgh stop in Bloomfield this Wednesday. The zine fair will feature works by Taryn Hipp, JC, Kerri Radley, and Sarah Rose.

THURSDAY3.7.13

WRCT Presents: A Spring Dance Party. Shadow Lounge (5972 Baum Blvd.). 9 p.m.
Carnegie Mellon’s radio station, WRCT, will host its annual Spring Dance Party at the Shadow Lounge in East Liberty. The dance party features student DJs A-kaa$h, Alphonse, Kraeji, Shrubs, and Salem, as well as other WRCT DJs such as Eileen, Naeem, and Dave. The party is for ages 18+ and costs $5 at the door.

FRIDAY3.8.13

Mozart & Bartók. Heinz Hall. 8 p.m.
Conductor Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos returns to the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO) to lead a concert featuring works by Mozart and Bartók. Pianist Shai Wosner will make his PSO debut with Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 15, and the world-class orchestra will perform one of Bartók’s most popular works, the Concerto for Orchestra. The program will also be performed Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

Light Asylum. 6119 Penn Ave. 9 p.m.
Brooklyn-based dark-wave synth-pop duo Light Asylum will perform at VIA’s 6119 venue in East Liberty. The event is co-presented by the Kelly Strayhorn Theater and costs $20 at the door.

SATURDAY3.9.13

Brooke Annibale (EP Release Show). Club Cafe. 7 p.m.
Local folk musician Brooke Annibale will perform at Club Cafe in a show celebrating the release of her newest EP. The concert will also feature folk singer-songwriter Judith Avers.

ONGOING

Power Pixels. Wood Street Galleries. Through April 7.
The Wood Street Galleries are hosting an exhibit by visual artist Miguel Chevalier that features two self-generative video installations. More information and gallery hours are available at woodstreetgalleries.org.

Regarding Warhol: Sixty Artists, Fifty Years. The Andy Warhol Museum. Through April 28.
The Andy Warhol Museum celebrates the 50th anniversary of Warhol’s famous “Campbell’s Soup Cans” with contemporary Warhol-inspired pieces and works by the pop art visionary himself. Admission to the museum is free for Carnegie Mellon students.

Feminist and... The Mattress Factory. Through May 26.
This exhibit features works by six female artists from around the world, aiming to show that feminism is a multivocal, multigenerational, and multicultural movement, not a single-issue set of political beliefs.