Pittsburgh Current is a reader-first, multimedia company that provides coverage of news, arts, music, sports, and events through an updated daily website and a twice-monthly printed newspaper. It was founded by Charlie Deitch and Bethany Ruhe. Pittsburgh Current’s bimonthly print issue is available at just over 200 locations around the city and is now ready to scale up their number of physical locations!
July 25th, 2019 | 37 mins 7 secs
american pie, pittsburgh, rookie of the year, wizard world
We chat with Thomas Ian Nicholas about his upcoming appearance at Wizard World Pittsburgh, Rookie of the Year, American Pie, his band, Pittsburgh and much more!
July 18th, 2019 | 40 mins 59 secs
chef, cooking, keto diet, masterchef
Michael Silverstein is a Pittsburgh based Keto chef who is joining us to talk about his experience on Fox tv’s MasterChef tv show.
July 11th, 2019 | 45 mins 31 secs
comedy, impressions, jim krenn, podcasting, radio, stand up comedy, wave
Jim Krenn talks about growing up, working for 25 years in radio with WDVE, impressions, and strip joint pizza.
July 3rd, 2019 | 47 mins 47 secs
2020 congressional race, affordable housing, campaign fundraising, congressional campaign, donald trump, immigration, pennsylvania
Jerry Dickinson joins us to talk about his 2020 Congressional race and his $100,000 in campaign fundraising.
June 27th, 2019 | 47 mins 58 secs
congress, demecratic candidate, donald trump, joe sestak, pittsburgh, presidential candidate
We talk with Joe Sestak, the recently announced 2020 Presidential Candidate on why he's entering the race for the White House.
June 6th, 2019 | 36 mins 40 secs
abortion, pennsylvania, reproductive rights, rowe vs wade, women's health
This week Sara Innamorato, Jessica Semler, and Satvika Neti join us to discuss the stat of reproductive rights in Pennsylvania and nation wide.
May 30th, 2019 | 32 mins 21 secs
bobby wilson, darlene harris, pittsburgh, politics, primary
Bobby Wilson discusses his upset over Darlene Harris and his plans for the District.
May 23rd, 2019 | 31 mins 35 secs
boom creative, carrie furnace, king lear, pittsburgh theater, quantum theatre
This week Stewart Urist of Quantum Theatre Scot Fleming of BOOM Creative join us to talk about King Lear at the Carrie Furnace!
May 16th, 2019 | 36 mins 12 secs
Mike Wysocki discusses Pirates baseball and other sports news in Pittsburgh.
May 10th, 2019 | 33 mins 28 secs
dancing, feria, latin dance, pittsburgh, sex education
Nicolette Pawlowski joins us to talk about our upcoming Feria event with Enix Brewing and to show us some Latin dance moves Los Sabrosos Dance Co.
May 2nd, 2019 | 33 mins 53 secs
heart punch, independent music, lopez, ox baker, pittsburgh, pro wrestling
Steph Flati of Lopez joins us to discuss the new album "Heart Punch", the passing of Jesse Flati, pro wrestling influences, and more.
April 24th, 2019 | 41 mins 10 secs
Jon Engel of New Dimension Comics joins us to talk about what's coming up at 3 Rivers Comicon, back issues, and Avengers: Endgame!
April 18th, 2019 | 45 mins 21 secs
legalize marijuana, pennsylvania
Pennsylvania House of Representatives Jake Wheatley & Ed Gainey join us to talk about marijuana legalization in the state, reactions to the Michael Rosfeld verdict.
April 11th, 2019 | 43 mins 29 secs
antwon rose, democratic party, michael rosfeld, pittsburgh
Aryanna Berringer returns to the show to discuss diversity in the Democratic Party and her recent article about rules of engagement in relation to the Antwon Rose shooting.
March 28th, 2019 | 43 mins 29 secs
olivia benson, pittsburgh, politics, sewickly
We talk with Olivia Benson about her experience and thought process, obstacles and issues when considering running for higher office.
March 21st, 2019 | 47 mins 4 secs
craft beer, diversity, drinking partners, fresh fest beer fest
Day Bracey and Mike Potter join us to talk about the Fresh Fest Beer Fest, lessons from year 1, what's coming for year 2, diversity in craft brewing and we discuss the Antwon Rose trial.