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Thanks to everyone who entered last week and we continue today with the giveaways courtesy of the always awesome folks at Drusky Entertainment.

All you have to do is email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the name of the performer you are interested in seeing in the subject line and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show, good for two tickets. This contest runs until Friday (8/16) afternoon when the winners will be randomly drawn and contacted. As always, thanks for participating and good luck!

Enter for any or all of these shows this week:

Kevin Seconds:Kepi Ghoulie/Sunday, August 18/The Smiling Moose (Early Show)/All Ages
Survival/Sunday, August 18/The Smiling Moose (Late Show)/21+
Aaron Lewis/Thursday, August 22/Carnegie Music Hall of Homestead/All Ages
The Boogie Hustlers/Friday, August 23/Hard Rock Cafe/21+

Thanks to everyone who entered last week and we continue today with the giveaways courtesy of the always awesome folks at Drusky Entertainment.

All you have to do is email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the name of the performer you are interested in seeing in the subject line and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show, good for two tickets. This contest runs until Friday (8/9) afternoon when the winners will be randomly drawn and contacted. As always, thanks for participating and good luck!

Enter for any or all of these shows this week: Paradise Fears/Tuesday, August 13/The Smiling Moose/All Ages Blackberry Smoke/Thursday, August 15/Altar Bar/All Ages Megan & Liz/Friday, August 16/Altar Bar/All Ages The Dangerous Summer/Friday, August 16/The Smiling Moose/All Ages

Thanks to everyone who entered last week and we continue today with the giveaways courtesy of the always awesome folks at Drusky Entertainment.

All you have to do is email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the name of the performer you are interested in seeing in the subject line and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show, good for two tickets. This contest runs until Friday (8/2) afternoon when the winners will be randomly drawn and contacted. As always, thanks for participating and good luck!

Thanks to everyone who entered last week and we continue today with the giveaways courtesy of the always awesome folks at Drusky Entertainment.

All you have to do is email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the name of the performer you are interested in seeing in the subject line and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show, good for two tickets. This contest runs until Friday (7/26) afternoon when the winners will be randomly drawn and contacted. As always, thanks for participating and good luck!

“David Byrne and St. Vincent are musical geniuses that create a unique sound. Plus the venue is pretty sweet! Thanks for the tickets.” – Matthew S. “The Steve Martin and Edie Brickell show was easily my favorite concert of the year. Thank you to Drusky Entertainment and Hugh Twyman for the free tickets!!” – Cathy N.

Thanks to everyone who entered last week and we continue today with the giveaways courtesy of the always awesome folks at Drusky Entertainment.

All you have to do is email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the name of the performer you are interested in seeing in the subject line and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show, good for two tickets. This contest runs until Friday (7/19) afternoon when the winners will be randomly drawn and contacted. As always, thanks for participating and good luck!

“Great show at the Altar bar with The Wallflowers. Much thanks to Hugh Twyman of Hughshows and Drusky Entertainment for the tickets we won on his ticket giveaway. We had a spectacular evening. We actually met Jakob and Greg Richling! We cant wait till they come back.” – Ron H. “I was able to attend the Steve Martin show featuring Edie Brickell thanks to HughShows & Drusky Entertainment. The show was a foot stomping, gut busting, and musically fantastic show. The Steep Canyon Rangers deserve to be more well-known!” – Jacqueline S.

Thanks to everyone who entered last week and we continue today with the giveaways courtesy of the always awesome folks at Drusky Entertainment.

All you have to do is email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the name of the performer you are interested in seeing in the subject line and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show, good for two tickets. This contest runs until Friday (7/12) afternoon when the winners will be randomly drawn and contacted. As always, thanks for participating and good luck!

“Pretty damn good seats for Sara Bareilles concert! Especially since they were free! Thanks again Hugh Twyman & Drusky Entertainment!” – Allie K.

“I’ve seen Low a number of times, so I anticipated a killer show, but didn’t necessarily expect anything particularly new. In the end they surpassed my expectations on all levels. One of the strongest shows I’ve seen so far this year.” – Daniel B. “I had the great pleasure to witness Mike Doughty rock his 16-song setlist in front of a very appreciative crowd at the Altar Bar. A fantastic night of top-shelf music courtesy of HughShows ticket giveaway.” – Marie P.

Thanks to everyone who entered last week and we continue today with the giveaways courtesy of the always awesome folks at Drusky Entertainment.

All you have to do is email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the name of the performer you are interested in seeing in the subject line and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show, good for two tickets. This contest runs until Friday (6/28) afternoon when the winners will be randomly drawn and contacted. As always, thanks for participating and good luck!

Due to overwhelming demand there will be another pair of tickets drawn for both the David Byrne/St. Vincent and Steve Martin/Edie Brickell shows. All previous entries are eligible.

Enter for any or all of these shows this week: David Byrne & St. Vincent/Sunday, June 30/Palace Theatre/All Ages Jimmy Eat World/Sunday, June 30/Club Zoo/All Ages Steve Martin featuring Edie Brickell /Monday, July 1/Heinz Hall/All Ages Chris Cagle/Saturday, July 6/Waterford Fairgrounds/All Ages

Having fun yet? This is so cool. Thanks to everyone who entered last week and we continue today with the giveaways courtesy of the always awesome folks at Drusky Entertainment. All you have to do is email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the name of the performer you are interested in seeing in the subject line and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show, good for two tickets. This contest runs until Friday (6/21) afternoon when the winners will be randomly drawn and contacted. As always, thanks for participating and good luck!

Enter for any or all of these shows this week:

Here we go again. Starting today and continuing every week throughout Summer, I will be giving away a pair of tickets to a show courtesy of the always awesome folks at Drusky Entertainment.

All you have to do is email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the name of the performer you are interested in seeing in the subject line and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show, good for two tickets. This contest runs until Friday (6/14) afternoon when the winners will be randomly drawn and contacted. As always, thanks for participating and good luck!

Enter for any or all of these shows this week: Sonny & The Sunsets/Sunday, June 16/Smiling Moose/All Ages Low & Mike Doughty/Tuesday, June 18/Altar Bar/All Ages JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound/Wednesday, June 19/Smiling Moose/All Ages Sara Bareilles /Thursday, June 20/Carnegie Library Music Hall of Homestead/All Ages

Courtesy of the awesome people at Drusky Entertainment, I have a pair of tickets to this show.

Note: This is a Twitter only contest. To enter, you must be a follower (@HughShows) and RT the concert giveaway info which is here. This contest runs till Friday, April 27, 2012 when the winner will be randomly chosen and contacted. Good luck.

Courtesy of the cool people at Drusky Entertainment, I have a pair of tickets to this show. To enter, email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the subject line Squeeze and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the all-ages concert, good for two passes. This contest runs till Friday, April 20, 2012 when the winner will be randomly chosen and contacted. Good luck.

has been headlining these tours to promote acoustic music in a rock and roll vein. Collaborating with other musicians to stress ‘comraderie’, the tour hits Pittsburgh at the end of this month. Courtesy of the cool folks at Drusky Entertainment,I have two tickets to offer for the all ages show. To enter, you must follow me on Twitter @HughShows and retweet at least one of my giveaway announcements. The winners will be randomly chosen and announced on Friday 3/23. There will be two passes at will call under the name of the winner. You must bring valid I.D. to will call the night of the show. Again, you must be a follower and RT to enter. Thanks and good luck.

This is a rescheduled show from August and I am offering up another pair of passes to the concert courtesy of the fine folks at Drusky Entertainment. Email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the subject line ‘Kid Cudi’ and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show which will be good for two passes. Parking is not included. This contest will run until this coming Friday the 9th when the winner will be randomly chosen and contacted. Good luck.



This has been a great summer on the blog. Lots of shows, lots of interviews and lots of ticket giveaways. Thanks to everyone who has visited and participated in the weekly ticket giveaway. I sincerely appreciate your support. A huge thanks to the always wonderful folks at Drusky Entertainment who have been so supportive of me since day one. They really couldn’t have been more a friend. Thanks so much, you truly are the best. To close out the season, they are offering up a lucky reader of the blog a pair of passes to any Drusky show on their calendar. Any show, any venue, any night. Unfortunately, the only exception is the Foo Fighters date. All you have to do to enter is email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the subject line of the show you want to attend. Provide the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show in the message body, which will be good for two passes. Be aware that some shows listed are +21. Also, parking at some venues are not included. I will close out the season by randomly choosing the winner and contact them on Friday. Again, thanks to everyone in Pittsburgh who makes it worthwhile to keep running this blog.

With only one more week left in our Summer ticket giveaway series, my friends at Drusky Entertainment are offering up a pair of passes for the rare chance to catch Lindsey perform solo. Entering is as easy as emailing me at hughshows@comcast.net with the subject line ‘Lindsey Buckingham’ and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to the all-ages show in the message body, good for two tickets. The winner will be randomly chosen and contacted this upcoming Friday and our final contest begins next Saturday. As always, thanks for reading the blog and good luck.

Alkaline Trio are melodic cult rockers hailing from Illinios. They are supporting their new album ‘Damnesia’ and headed to Pittsburgh this Tuesday on their 15th Anniversary tour. Opening the show will be the cool dudes in mewithoutyou and The Drowning Men.

As always, my awesome friends at Drusky Entertainment are offering up a pair of passes to the show. This is an all-ages event with doors at 6 p.m. and the music starting at 7. To enter, be the first person to email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the subject line ‘Alkaline Trio’ and the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show good for two passes in the message. Being that I am accepting the first entry, I’ll say that this contest will run about and hour or so, if that. The last time I did this it took twenty minutes to declare a winner. I will contact that person immediately and announce the winner in the comments of this post and on twitter. Next week starts a new contest and as always, good luck!

STP wrote on of my favorite songs of the ’90’s in ‘ Interstate Love Song’. I am fairly certain they will be playing it in Pittsburgh and you could see it too. Courtesy of Drusky Entertainment I have a pair of tickets to the show to give away this week. To enter, email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the subject line ‘Stone Temple Pilots’. In the message, supply the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the all ages show which will be good for two passes. Unfortunately, parking is not included. This contest will run until Friday, August 5th when the winner will be randomly chosen and contacted.

Next Saturday, August 6th starts a new giveaway and to give you a heads up, it will be a first entry wins contest. The last one was over in under twenty minutes and I usually post around noon so there’s a little edge for you. As always, good luck!

Kid Cudi is stopping in Pittsburgh and courtesy of Drusky Entertainment I have a pair of tickets to the show to give away this week. To enter, email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the subject line ‘Kid Cudi’. In the message, supply the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the all ages show which will be good for two passes. Unfortunately, parking is not included. This contest will run until Friday, July 29 when the winner will be randomly chosen and contacted. Next Saturday, July 30th starts a new contest and as always, good luck!

We are changing it up for this week’s contest. Whether your musical tastes are classic rock, pop, hard rock or country, there is a choice for you in this giveaway. One lucky winner will win a pair of passes to one of the concerts listed above courtesy of Drusky Entertainment. In the subject line enter the name of the concert you would like to see. These shows are all-ages events except for the Fastball concert which is over 21. In the message, supply the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show good for two passes. Unfortunately, parking is not included for the three Station Square shows (on street parking for Hinder). This contest will run until Friday, July 22 when the winner will be randomly chosen and contacted. Next Saturday starts a new contest. Good luck!

Easily the biggest breakout star to out of Pittsburgh within the last few years, Wiz is returning home to wrap up his immensely successful ‘Rolling Papers’ national tour. No matter how you look at it, this will be a fun concert.

As always, thanks to Drusky Entertainment, I have two tickets for the all-ages event to give away. To enter, email me at hughshows@comcast.net with the subject line ‘Wiz Khalifa’. In the message, supply the name of the person who will bring I.D. to will call the night of the show which will be good for two passes. Unfortunately, parking (and ‘loud’) is not included. This contest will run until Friday, July 22. That’s a two week window to enter, when the winner will be randomly chosen and contacted. Next Saturday, July 16 starts a new contest and as always, good luck!