Cool Picks Wednesday August 8, 2012

1) Prolific singer-songwriter Jackson Browne is in concert tonight at Greensburg’s Palace Theatre. Browne was very popular in the 70’s and 80’s with hits like: Doctor My Eyes, The Pretender, The Loadout, Stay, Lawyers in Love. He sings with a rich, melodic voice and is very passionate about good causes. Browne is donating $1 from each ticket sold to charity. Also on the bill is Sara Watkins. 8 p.m. Greensburg.

2) The Pirates hope to stomp on the Arizona Diamondbacks   in a 7:05  p.m. game. PNC Park.

3) Hear some great music in a sylvan setting, there’s a Big Band Bash going on at the North Park Skating Rink. Featured band is Graham Grubb Orchestra. 7:30 p.m. Free.

4) Sylvan sound setting #2. Hartwood Acres park hosts Hemlock Groove in the Hemlock Court with Terrance Vaughn. 6-9 p.m. Hemlock Court at Hartwood Acres Mansion. Free.

5) CITIPARKS Dollar Bank Cinema in the Park is showing Just Go With It (PG-13) at dusk, with pre-flick music provided by Bobby Short Band. 7 p.m. Flagstaff Hill, Schenley Park. Free.