Indie icons release records
These past two weeks were exciting ones for those music enthusiasts who have been tracking the most recent album releases on the indie music scene. With new albums from veterans like Michigan-born singer-songwriter Sufjan Stevens and the influential Glasgow indie-pop band Belle and Sebastian, there has recently been plenty of new music to listen to and critique.Pillbox | November 15, 2010
Andy Warhol Museum honors Hollywood icon
Throughout the years, Pittsburgh’s Andy Warhol Museum, located by the riverfront in East Allegheny, has dazzled visitors with a vast array of year-round and traveling exhibits. Last month, the museum proudly debuted its newest addition dedicated to the blonde bombshell and sex sensation Marilyn Monroe.Pillbox | November 8, 2010
Author Josh Green. Penguin Bookshop. 9 a.m.
The Manasse/Nakamatsu Duo. Bellefield Hall (University of Pittsburgh). 7:30 p.m.
William S. Burroughs: A Man Within. Regent Square Theater. 9:30 p.m.Pillbox | November 8, 2010
Artist spotlight: An interview with Tim Ruff
Ted Danson, Zachary Quinto, Andy Warhol — with so many established graduates from every department, Carnegie Mellon is no stranger to reputable alumni. Odds are that the sophomore from calculus class or that senior from the Activities Fair will go on to do tremendous things after graduation, and with a student body that works so intensely, it’s always encouraging to see the work and effort of our ...Pillbox | November 1, 2010
The Chapin Sisters. Thunderbird Café and Lounge. 8 p.m.
The Richard Thompson Band. Byham Theater. 8 p.m.
Shawn Mullins. Club Café. 5 p.m.
FastTrac NewVenture. Chatham University. 6:30 p.m.
Improv Comedy Class. Wrightman School Community Building. 7 p.m.
4Troops. Byham Theater. 7:30 p.m.Pillbox | November 1, 2010