Elias Khouri, Pittsburgh Teen, Rising Musical Phenom

Curated by Christine McMahon Tumpson  |  Photographs from Stereotype Photography, Maria Palermo, Palermo Photo Elias Khouri, A Pittsburgh born and raised guitarist, who is making strides at becoming …

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Two Local Music Legends Bring a Call to Action With Social Justice Disco!

Story By Liz Berlin  |  Photographs from Renee Rosensteel, Erica Dilcer |  Curated by Christine McMahon Tumpson “The record, Social Justice Disco, has more than 60 artists …

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Shane Could Have Been Your Dog

By Robert Fragasso  |  Photograph from Robert Fragrasso Shane, a Chihuahua/Terrier mix, must have had a loving home where he was part of a family, …

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Painting with Playboy

Photographs & Information from Burton Morris Studios  |  All Artwork  © Burton Morris Studios 2018 Pittsburgh native and internationally recognized pop artist, Burton Morris, first became …

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WHIRL Magazine Presents The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s 2018 Man & Woman of the Year Nominees

By Matthew Hacke  |  Photographs by Frances Del Duca  |  On Location at Peoples Center Each and every day, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) …

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Q-and-A with Sam Harris of X Ambassadors

With great success, comes great responsibility. But X Ambassadors has the work ethic and raw talent to follow up its phenomenal first album, VHS, with even more hits. “There’s always that fear of the ‘second album slump,’” says Sam Harris, lead vocalist of X Ambassadors.

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Meet WHIRL Magazine’s 20 in their 20s Class for 2018

We’ve expanded our annual 13 Under 30 feature to showcase 20 people in their 20s! From nonprofit leaders to wellness advocates, these inspirational innovators are making an impact in Pittsburgh.

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