Femi Kuti (born June 16, 1962) is the stage name of Nigerian Afrobeat and jazz musician Olufela Olufemi Anikulapo Kuti. Born the eldest son of Afrobeat figurehead Fela Kuti, the musician has collaborated with the likes of Common and Mos Def and hails from Lagos, Nigeria. REX THEATER JULY 28 NEW SHIRTS ARE IN!Continue reading “What Cheer? The People’s Champs! and Femi Kuti”
Pandemic is only happening 1 time in Jan but in February we are launching some big things. Pandemic is back on Feb 5, Feb 12 we are djing @ Carnegie Museums Feast w/ Raya Brass Band & UPrep High School Band, Feb 13 Cultural Gumbo for Pittonkatonk‘s fiscal sponsor New Sun Rising and we are bringingContinue reading “February is Poppin Off!”
I feel like pictures are worth so much more than any blabber i have to say. But i will say this, 2016 is going to kick off with some amazing Pandemic events. We have some really big things in the works that we can’t even really announce yet. But between you andContinue reading “2016 BOOM!”
Pandemic is happy to announce we were again voted one of Pgh City Paper’s Best Dance Parties 2015. That’s 3 years running! We are really excited about this award. We were also given BEST DIY FESTIVAL for Pittonkatonk. Now we move on to Pitchblak Brass Band and the People’s Champs.
Summer is unfortunately coming to a close but that means I’m ramping up for a great series of shows in the fall and winter. We are quickly approaching the 10 Year Anniversary of Pandemic. This is the first in a series of events leading up. Friday Sept 4th Pandemic is squaring off again w/ JuanContinue reading “Coming up on 10!”
AUG 7 Pandemic hits Brillobox again. Things are coming at me so fast i can’t keep it all straight. I’ll have some major updates to the site coming in the next few days. Sit tight and listen to this mix This Saturday I’m at FEASTIVAL!
Saturday April 18 Pandemic w/ Resident Pandemic Pete guest dj SMI Pandemic is a dance party featuring music from around the globe. Every first friday and third saturday brillobox transforms into a transglobal dance party. There are no boarders, no pretense, no bottle service.Prepare yourself for a night of Bhangra, Balkan Brass, Cumbia, Chalga, FunkContinue reading “PITTONKATONK MAY DAY MAY DAY!!! SOOOO MUCH GOING ONS”
Big tings… Guest DAN DABBER is back w/ Pandemic Pete on Friday April 3rd. Pandemic is one of Pittsburgh’s longest running dance parties featuring music from around the globe. Prepare yourself for a night of Indian Bhangra, Balkan Brass, South American Cumbia, Brazilian Samba, Baile Funk, Bulgarian Chalga, Russian Ska, and more. More killer tunesContinue reading “APRIL 2015”
Now almost half way through our 10th year of this madness we are stepping it up even more. Friday March 6th we are back at Brillobox for first friday installment w/ a guest DJ and Resident Pandemic Pete Pandemic is more than just a dance party. Every first friday and third saturday resident Pandemic PeteContinue reading “FOLKED UP”
3 bands and 1 Dj that all use Brass PANDEMIC PRESENTS A Brass Bonanza featuring Beauty Slap C Street Brass project w/ Jake is Rain Brass meets a DJ and the rest you’ll dance your ass off to. The Pressure 60’s style reggae ska act featuring guess what? Brass! The May Day Marching Band Pittsburgh’sContinue reading “BRASSTACULAR / PITTONKATONK / MARCH MAYHEM”