Moondog’s 25 Years!

Ron Esser, the name is a statement in itself. Being an ardent supporter of the blues, Ron Esser’s club, Moondog’s, was bestowed with the “Keeping the Blues Alive Award” from the Blues Foundation in Memphis, Tennessee.
September 2014 Moondog’s Preview!
All Weekday Shows Monday – Thursday  begin at 7:30 (Open Stages as Scheduled)!
All Weekend shows, start time is 8:30 unless otherwise stated, so please double check the schedule.
Contact: 412-828-2040


Cherylann Hawk

Every Wednesday Cherylann Hawk 8:00!

You can find Cherylann Hawk in this spot on the Moondog’s stage every Wednesday hosting the Acoustic Open Stage with the Live to Love Band! Drum circle starts at 7:30, open stage starts at 8:00 and flows till midnight. There’s a potluck and vendors in the back room, a drum set on stage with lots of hand drums to play as well. Dance, spoken word, beat-boxing & free flowetry of all kinds is welcome and encouraged to weave in and out of the melodious magic of voice, strings, wind and rhythm.

Come live to love with us at Moondog’s beautiful people!


ThursElectricStageSeptember 18th!
Every Thursday Electric Open Stage 8-11!
Special Host James Hamel with Shot O’ Soul!

DRUMS, AMPS, AND KEYS WILL BE PROVIDED! BANDS, PLAYERS COME ON OUT AND DO YOUR THING!


Cosmic Attack Blues Band
September 19th

Nik C & The BlueTops are a premiere Blues, Funk, and Soul Band based in Pittsburgh Pa.

Nik C & The BlueTops have steadily been gaining moment and constantly improving the overall sound and direction of the band. Nik is looking at creating a new kind of buzz with Nik C & The BlueTops by adding a new punch to the music scene. With soaring vocals, great melodies, and a groove that just won’t let you stay still, This band is bound for the top!

The Cosmic Attack Blues Band likes their Blues Heavy!!! Hendrix, Cream, Allmans, The Faces, Traffic, The Stones, Black Crowes, Johnny Winter, Joe Bonamassa!


smokin'-joe-rossiSeptember 20th

Smokin’ Joe Rossi The most unique sound in Pittsburgh, this band incorporating a touch of funk and even jazz to its modern blues blend.


Please check the Events page for the complete lineup!
SEE YOU UNDER THE BIG BONE!

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