Music From the 412

Music from the 412

WQED Sessions

A direct-to-web series highlighting Pittsburgh’s vibrant musical community. Do you have an artist you’d like to see featured? Visit www.wqed.org/sessions/suggest to send them a suggestion.

Meeting of Important People

WQED Sessions: Meeting of Important People Meeting of Important People perform their hit song “I Know Every Street in this Town” at Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership’s Rooftop Shindig in June of 2016.  For more information about the band, check out their website and Facebook!! http://www.meetingofimportantpeople.com/ https://www.facebook.com/meetingofimportantpeople More Episodes Meeting of Important People WQED Sessions: Fist Fight in […]

Fist Fight in the Parking Lot

WQED Sessions: Fist Fight in the Parking Lot Fist Fight in the Parking lot was interviewed at Peter B’s Bar and Grill in Sarver, PA. The performance of their song “Miss Emma” was recorded at The Leaning Studio of Greene in Sarver, PA. Both the interview and the performance were recorded February 14, 2016. More […]

Billy the Kid and the Regulators

WQED Sessions: Billy the Kid and the Regulators The performance of “She Got a Hold on Me” was filmed at Kelly’s Irish Pub & Caribbean Island in Beaver, Pennsylvania, on August 29, 2015. Interviews with the artists were recorded at Hot Metal Harley-Davidson on September 4, 2015 More Episodes Billy the Kid and the Regulators […]

Andre Costello and the Minors

WQED Sessions: Andre Costello and the Minors Andre Costello and the Cool Minors was interviewed at Ritters Cafe on April 12, 2017. Their performances were recorded at Club Cafe on April 10, 2017. More Episodes Andre Costello and the Minors WQED Sessions: Billy Price The performance and interview were recorded at The Oaks Theater in […]

Billy Price

WQED Sessions: Billy Price The performance and interview were recorded at The Oaks Theater in Oakmont, PA on March 19, 2016. More Episodes Billy Price WQED Sessions: The Clarks They started as a cover band at Indiana University of Pennsylvania playing for free beer and a couple hundred bucks. Now some 30 years on, The… […]

The Clarks

WQED Sessions: The Clarks They started as a cover band at Indiana University of Pennsylvania playing for free beer and a couple hundred bucks. Now some 30 years on, The Clarks are one of the most loved and well-known bands to come out of the Western PA area. The Clarks interview and concert took place […]

The Commonheart

WQED Sessions: The CommonHeart The performance was recorded on July 12, 2017 at Thunderbird House Recording Studio in Lawrenceville, PA with audio engineer Alex Herd.  The Commonheart performed a recent track, “Save Me.”  The interview was recorded at Carmella’s Plates and Pints in Pittsburgh’s South Side neighborhood. More Episodes The Commonheart WQED Sessions: Phat Man Dee Phat Man Dee […]

Phat Man Dee

WQED Sessions: Phat Man Dee Phat Man Dee is a cosmic jazz cabaret vocalist, band leader and music educator. More Episodes Phat Man Dee WQED Sessions: Paul Luc The performance was recorded on January 23, 2018 at The Church Recording Studio in Pittsburgh, PA. Luc performed an acoustic track from new record Bad Seed titled… Paul […]

Paul Luc

WQED Sessions: Paul Luc   The performance was recorded on January 23, 2018 at The Church Recording Studio in Pittsburgh, PA. Luc performed an acoustic track from new record Bad Seed titled “Restless Mind.”  The interview was recorded in the Strip District. More Episodes Paul Luc WQED Sessions: Lyn Starr Pittsburgh native Lyn Starr is a […]

Lyn Starr

WQED Sessions: Lyn Starr Pittsburgh native Lyn Starr is a multi-talented artist whose performance history has ranged from opera to hip hop – and currently R&B. Here’s Lyn performing “Hold On” from his album “Tierra” at The Lighthouse Project Homewood-Brushton YMCA in Pittsburgh. More Episodes Lyn Starr WQED Sessions: Dematus Dematus performs their 2022 single […]