AK Music Scene is quite simply, a place for bands to promote themselves and find links to places that will help them promote themselves. We provide many free resources to help promote unsigned bands, including:Show Calendar, the Pennsylvania Rock Show, Monthly Newsletter, and many more to come!
First Angel Media was created to connect the music scene in the areas surrounding Pittsburgh, PA. Its goal is to bring the music scene together, as well as being a place for fans of music to find bands, shows and articles and other interesting information to show the thriving scene local to them. It offers articles, show reviews, CD reviews, photography and more. Be sure to check out the resource section to find pages, photography, a full-color print shop, and more! Like our Facebook page to keep up to date on shows in your area.
Our purpose here at PA Local Bands is to grow and support the music scene in Pennsylvania. Whether it is listings for venues to find bands, resources that bands need to grow or even having a feature done to draw new fans. The solemn promise that we give is that we ensure that the bands come first. So we encourage all who read this to join us in building a brighter tomorrow for the Pennsylvania music scene.
The Pennsylvania Rock Show is a online radio show/podcast/FM program that features a studio guest and is full of songs from the best unsigned bands Pennsylvania has to offer. It airs the first Sunday of every month on Megarock Radio & on KFGD 107.1 FM St. Louis every Sunday of each month at 10:00am EST. Find out more about the Pennsylvania Rock Show on our press kit page. Our Mission: The Pennsylvania Rock Show creates an avenue for worldwide exposure for which otherwise bands would not have any outlets other than a local bar or party.
Johnny Walyko and Pete Peters from Project 52 joined Bill on the show for the first time to discuss what Project 52 (songs) is and how Pete hooked up with Johnny. We talked about the complications of recording a song weekly. They talk about the bassist Daniel who they use on the tracks as well. Johnny actually met Daniel for the first time when they played a show together a few weeks ago. We talked about how to incorporate Johnny’s girlfriend into the recording process. We talked about their military backgrounds.
In segment two we talked about their newest song “Stuck” and what it is about and how they recorded it. We talked a little bit about their style and recording process as well as where people can download the 52 songs that they are creating. The songs have been recorded at the Light House Project and the University of Pittsburgh.
In this episode, Bill sits down with Matt Ferrante, co-founding member of the Rock for life Concert Series, to discuss the history of the show and how it has evolved over the years into a concert series. They discuss topics such as: how a recipient…
Reina and "Ozz" join Bill on this episode of the Pennsylvania Rock Show to talk about A Concert for Anna 10. They give us a look into the history of the benefit concert, bands that have played the show, a bit about Anna herself, the…
In this episode, we do a pre-show for Rock for Life 18. You'll hear interviews from last year's Rock for Life 17 as well as new interviews from this year's gigaroo. Included in these interviews are Alicia Hruby (2013 Recipient), Amanda Hensel (mother of Alex…
Bill is a teacher by day and webmaster by night. Bill started working with bands and their online presence in 1995. He founded AK Music Scene in February of 2004 and the Pennsylvania Rock Show followed shortly after in September of 2004.