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Pittsburgh Doo Wop Tickets

The city of Pittsburgh in the state of Pennsylvania is one of America’s largest and greatest cities. This amazing city is going to be home to an amazing event, Pittsburgh Doo Wop featuring some of the most amazing acts in Doo Wop as well as a number of reunions and revivals of famous groups and artists. Thus, one of America’s greatest cities is going to be home to one of America’s greatest Doo Wop events. Thus, all fans of this genre of music should get hold of Pittsburgh Doo Wop tickets and then get going to the city of Pittsburgh for an amazing time filled with incredible music!

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About Pittsburgh Doo Wop

 
The spectacular city of Pittsburgh is regarded as the second largest in its state and it also forms up the largest urban area. In the US, it is one of the largest urban areas with a sizeable population as well as economic influence. In terms of jobs, it is sixth all over the US and is situated over and around three rivers; Allegheny, Monongahela and Ohio rivers. It is also made up a staggering four hundred and fifty bridges thus is name as The City of Bridges. It is also renowned, historically, for its steel industry but nowadays its economy is heavily based upon education, technology, healthcare, finance and robotics. It is home to over one thousand six hundred technology companies that include a Google campus.
 
The city of Pittsburgh is filled with numerous shopping malls and entertainment areas and is ranked highly as one of the most livable cities in the US. Thus, it is hardly surprising that this city is home to the Pittsburgh Doo Wop featuring an amazing time filled with some of the best Doo Wop ever heard. Doo Wop is a style of R&B, rhythm and blues, created by African American communities back in the forties. This style of music then became highly popular in the fifties and on to the sixties after which it has seen a large following till today. Pittsburgh itself is one of the cities where Doo Wop emerged and can thus be called one of the homes of Doo Wop alongside cities like New York City, Chicago, Philadelphia, Newark, Baltimore and Cincinnati.
 
Doo Wop focuses on vocal harmony and became one of the most popular mainstream pop R&B music styles back in the fifties and sixties. Many people fond of music from this era fondly remember Doo Wop groups and artists from that time and thus Pittsburgh Doo Wop is an event for such people. This genre of music first came around with two African American acts, The Mills Brothers and The Ink Spots from the city of Cincinnati in the state of Ohio. These two acts became very popular and released hit singles starting off a new genre with songs like Bless You, Paper Doll and My Prayer. This genre was not only famous in the US but also in Europe, particularly in the UK.
 
In its early stages, Doo Wop was very diverse and progressive; artists were found performing blues as well as jump blues. At that time, many artists would come together in the corners of streets or in subways and then perform Doo Wop making up groups of three or even six. Instruments used included bass, guitar and brass riffs. The sounds produced were termed as bom bom bom, shang a lang and dooo wop wop. Soon after groups like The Flamingos and The Penguins were formed as well as the well known vocal group, The Orioles who released the hit single It’s Too Soon to Know
This genre of music was first officially referred to as Doo Wop in 1961 and thus stuck as the name of the genre. The first official song in this genre was the hit single, When You Dance by the group The Turbans. This genre released some of the most famous songs in the world of music such as Daddy Cool and Come Back My Love. It influenced the likes of Led Zeppelin, David Bowie, Billy Joel, The Misfits and The Ramones. Frank Zappa and his band, The Mothers of Invention, even released an entire Doo Wop album in 1968 titled as Cruising with Rubens & the Jets.
 
Some of the latest songs in this genre are hit singles like By The Way from the hit rock band, Red Hot Chilli Peppers. This amazing event filled with awesome Doo Wop, Pittsburgh Doo Wop, is something numerous Doo Wop fans are looking forward and if you are one of them or if you want to know what Doo Wop is all about, grab this Pittsburgh Doo Wop tickets and get going to the city of Pittsburgh for an exciting time!