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Thrival revival: fall music fest returns to Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh native Wiz Khalifa returns to the area to perform at Thrival Festival in Swissvale, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Issi Glatts | Staff Photographer)

By Dieer Hu and Luke Stambaugh / For The Pitt News

October 2, 2017

“Here’s to my city!” Wiz Khalifa said to thousands of elated festivalgoers as the melody of his Pittsburgh Steelers-inspired anthem “Black and Yellow” began to play. The Pittsburgh native and award-winning rapper performed as headliner of the 2017 Thrival Innovation + Music Festival this week...

Molly Wars: how Magnetic Magazine misses the point

Molly Wars: how Magnetic Magazine misses the point

By Jeff Ihaza / Senior Staff Writer

October 9, 2013

The Internet is good at coining ridiculous terms. Take “chillwave,” for example. It’s believed that an obscure blogger, after drowning in the chill vibes of Toro y Moi’s Causers of This, came up with the term that maligned an entire movement.Magnetic magazine, an electronic dance music (EDM) mag...

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