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 to send them a suggestion.

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 at Heinz Field during the Rib Fest Kickoff on Friday, September 2, 2016.

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