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Tuesday 3/01

Activities Board Presents - Oddisee
The Underground. 7 p.m.

Amir Mohamed el Khalifa, better known as Oddisee, is an American rapper and music producer hailing from Washington, DC. His influences include early East Coast artists such as Eric B. & Rakim, De La Soul, and A Tribe Called Quest. There will also be $1 Mozzarella Sticks at the underground during the concert, so you definitely do not want to miss this!

Tuesday 3/01

Coheed and Cambria
Stage AE. 6 p.m.

Coheed and Cambria is an American progressive rock band from Nyack, New York. They formed in 1995, consisting of Claudio Sanchez (lead vocals, guitar, keyboards), Travis Stever (guitar, backing vocals), Josh Eppard (drums, keyboards), and Zach Cooper (bass). The group is known to integrate aspects of progressive rock, pop, heavy metal into their upbeat music. They will be performing with special guest Glassjaw, which is an American rock band hailing from Long Island, New York.

Wednesday 3/02

  • Jason Isbell* Benedum Center for the Performing Arts. 8 p.m.

Jason Isbell is a singer-songwriter from Alabama, most famous for being a part of the Drive-By Tuckers from 2001 to 2007. He has since been a solo artist with albums like [ITAL]Southeastern[ITAL], which consisted of songs which won Album of the Year at the 2014 Americana Music Awards. As for his musical influences, Isbell names Ben Howard, Blake Mills, and Neil Young.

Friday 3/04

Trevor Noah
Carnegie Music Hall. 8 p.m.

Trevor Noah is a South African television and radio host, actor, and comedian. He is most famous for being the new host of American news satire television program The Daily Show, succeeding Jon Stewart. He will perform his acclaimed stand-up routine at this show. If you can get your hands on some tickets, do not miss this as he is incredibly funny and the show is right around the corner at the Carnegie Music Hall.

Thursday 3/03

Excision
Stage AE. 8 p.m.

Jeff Abel, more famously known by his stage name Excision, is a Canadian music producer and DJ. His music style is known to be focused on atmosphere and minimalistic percussion. He has worked frequently with fellow Canadian dubstep producers Datsik and Downlink. He is also known for his unique watts of bass tours, like the '150,000 Watts of Bass' event in Los Angeles. Special guest Shovels and Rope will be performing with Jason Isbell this Wednesday.

Ongoing

Old Allegheny County Jail Museum Tours
Feb. 1 - Oct. 31 (Every Monday)
440 Ross Street 11:30 a.m.

When the former Allegheny County Jail was renovated to house the Family Division of the Court of Common Pleas, a portion of a cell block was preserved. The Allegheny County Jail is offering free tours of this cell block every Monday till the end of October.
Admission: Free
Contact: (412) 471–5808