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.
 July 2015 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.

For details call Moondog’s Wed., Thurs., Fri. (only) after 3pm or Jerry at 724-351-3117

Moondog’s Contact: 412-828-2040

Acoustic Open Stage

New open stage host, KC Stangl!!

Every Wednesday Acoustic Open Stage 8:00-11 NO COVER!
Come on down and show us what you can do!
Songwriters Welcome!!


KC Stangl is a former Naval Officer and retired Sonar Design Engineer, and has been an avid guitar player and singer since he was a kid in central Pennsylvania. He has traveled the world seeking out and performing at Open Stage venues for over 30 years, and looks forward enjoying weekly nights of music making. Visit his Facebook page, Open Mics, Open Hearts to learn more about his efforts to produce a film documentary about the people of Pittsburgh’s incredible musical talent.

  • Every Wednesday Acoustic Open Stage starts at 7:30, open stage starts at 8:00 and flows till midnight. There’s potluck and vendors in the back room, a drum set on stage with lots of hand drums to play as well.
Open Stage Summer Band Showcase 8-? No Cover!!
No Band? Bring Yourself!!
Pick a time slot, your band and Jam! All Styles Welcome!

For details call Moondog’s Wed., Thurs., Fri. (only) after 3pm or Jerry at 724-351-3117

CodeWhiskey at Moondog's July 3rd!

July 3rd!

CODE WHISKEY is a 5-piece act from Pittsburgh, PA.  Since 2008, Code Whiskey has rocked venues across the region and has appeared onstage alongside such artists as:  Steven Adler (Adler’s Appetite, Guns ‘n Roses), ZO2,  Johnny Rod (W.A.S.P.), Alex Grossi, John Corabi, Troy Patrick Farrell, Lost Angels, Rodger Montgomery , The Granati Brothers and many others!

Please check the Events page for the complete lineup!

Check out our advanced ticket shows!