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2018 PHiLLTER International Music Festival ONE.HUMAN.BANDS (Kickoff Night)

May 31, 2018 @ 12:00 am

Thursday, May 31, 2018 7PM
doors 6:30pm; showcase 7-9:30pm


PHiLLTER is a celebration of live music fused with modern technology. This 5-day, international music festival highlights innovative solo artists from all over the world making live music with instruments, technology, and creativity.

This year’s festival kicks off at the Carnegie Carnegie in our “Listen Locally Downstairs” Studio and features some of the most original solo music makers on the planet. The ONE.HUMAN.BANDS program will showcase high-energy performances that include beatbox, electronica, fusion, guitars, horns, strings, loops and more…

ONE.HUMAN.BANDS featured artists include (in alphabetical order

Bob Banerjee (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania / India)
     as seen: Gaelic Storm, Corned Beef and Curry Band
Emily McVicker (Seattle, Washington)
     as seen: ABC Television Network‘s “Next BigThing”Jean-Paul De Roover (Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada)
     multi-instrumental electronic folk-rock, as seen: #NxNW

Butch Ross (Chattanooga, Tennessee)
     Appalachian #dulcimer // alternative mountain fusion

Kelly Zullo and the Invisible Circus (Columbus, Ohio)
Best Female Artist, IAMA (International Acoustic Music Awards)


$10  – Students/Seniors/Military
$12  – General Admission
Festival Passes also available –  CLICK HERE.

Check out a video from one of our artists.


— about the festival —

The PHiLLTER International Music Festival, powered by PHiLLTER: Live Music + Technology Community, runs Wednesday, May 30 – Sunday, June 3 at the best live performance venues throughout Pittsburgh. Each night features a unique line-up appropriate for music lovers of all ages.

2018 FULL FESTIVAL SCHEDULE // click for details
 LOKAL // pre-event // The Starlight Lounge // Wed May 30 7p
ONE.HUMAN.BANDS // Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall // Thu May 31 7p
AKOUSTIK // singer-songwriter showcase //  Hambone’s // Fri Jun 1 7p
VIRTUOZO // solo instrument masters // Hambone’s // Fri Jun 1 10p
 ROKGITAR // guitar/rock showcase // Mr. Smalls // Sat Jun 2 7p
BEATBOXTRONIX // champion beatbox fusion // Mr. Small’s // Sat Jun 2 10p
HARD ROCK Fest Finale // artist appreciation // Hard Rock Cafe // Sun Jun 3 2pFOR MORE INFORMATION


May 31, 2018
12:00 am
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