Primus bringing Chocolate Factory tour to Stage AE

As it did on New Year's Eve, Primus will devote one set to performing the soundtrack to "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory."

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Masked metal band Slipknot to perform in August in Pittsburgh

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at

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2Do this week, Jan. 25-31: Cultural events around Pittsburgh

Joshua Marie Wilkinson and Jen Bervin read their poetry for the University of Pittsburgh’s Pittsburgh Contemporary Writers Series Thursday.

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 Vocalist Gladys Knight performs with her group Saturday night at Heinz Hall.

Gladys Knight, Spinners deliver the hits in strange Heinz Hall concert

Opening act gets more stage time than the headliner.

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 J Geils Band -- Danny Klein, left, Peter Wolf, Magic Dick and Seth Justman -- will perform at Consol Energy Center tonight on a bill that includes Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band.

J Geils Band is prepped for a Detroit Breakdown with the Seger crew

Peter Wolf puts aside solo effort to tour with his old mates in the J Geils Band, stopping at Consol tonight.

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 Matt Booth, left, Clinton Clegg, Buddy Rieger, Shawn McGregor and Arianna Powell make up The Commonheart.

Clinton Clegg puts a little bit of soul into The Commonheart

Singer Clinton Clegg goes for the feel of Otis Redding, Sam Cooke and Greg Allman.

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 Jasmine Muhammad portrays Rodelinda, Corrie Stallings is Bertarido and Adam Bonanni as Grimoaldo in Pittsburgh Opera's production of Handel's Rodelinda.

Opera preview: Singer asks audiences to come to 'Rodelinda' with 'open ears, open eyes, open hearts'

Handel's "Rodelinda" opens this weekend in a new production by Pittsburgh Opera at the CAPA Theater.

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Pittsburgh Rock 'N Roll Legends Awards returning in April

Nominees will be announced in February, and the induction ceremony will be held in April.

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Pittsburgh scene: A Torn and Frayed reunion and debut from the Honeyriders

A lot of old friends reconnected last year at wakes held after the death of Trash Vegas/Ultimatics bassist Tommy Osh.

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 Gladys Knight won't be on the midnight train to Georgia Saturday night. She'll be performing at Heinz Hall at 8 p.m.

The Hot List of events for the coming weekend

A World of Wheels, “My Fair Lady,” classical and rock music, a Gallery Crawl, comedian Tommy Davidson and Gladys Knight are all on tap,

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Music Reviews

Concert review: Conductor James Gaffigan and PSO make for a solid team

Mr. Gaffigan, making his PSO debut, conducted a new work by Mason Bates, plus Ravel, Mendelssohn and “Good Friday Spell” from Wagner.

Concert review: Bob Seger, J Geils Band prove to be ageless arena-rockers at Consol

Boston and Motor City rockers are built tough, playing to a packed house on the second date of their tour.



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