2015: A Love Letter
Coming (Really) Soon: Ace Hotel + Whitfield
Several years ago, I was sitting on my friends couch in DC reading the Post-Gazette on my computer and I about lost it. The headline read something like ‘Ace Hotel Sets Sights on Pittsburgh.’ Portland. Seattle. Palm Springs. New York. And … Pittsburgh. I basically squealed with joy. It made perfect sense to me that Ace […] [more]
A Girl and Some Vegetables Need Your Help!
Chef Jessica Lewis’ track to food was not a typical one. She did not start washing dishes at age 16 and rise through the ranks. Her interactions with the world of food was while she was an NCAA athlete, swimming at the University of Virginia. Her constant need for calories from the intensive training regiment led […] [more]
Hanging with Our Friends: VIA
In Pittsburgh we like to always compare ourselves to other places that are ‘doing it better.’ When I was in Austin…This venue in Brooklyn….this dive bar in Silver Lake. Yet not so quietly over the past five years, VIA has produced a festival that is the envy of all in the new media & electronic […] [more]
Summer 2015: A Fickle Bitch