On Saturday night, Wiz Khalifa & Mac Miller will return to Pittsburgh to perform their biggest hometown show yet. Recently Scott Mervis was able to chat with the guys about the upcoming show, you can read what they had to say below:
If you live in Pittsburgh you probably know that Wiz Khalifa and Mac Miller are Taylor Allderdice grads and Rostrum Records labelmates who also work out of ID Labs studio in Lawrenceville.
Miller has said that he’s looked up to Khalifa as a mentor, but the two artists — headlining the Under the Influence of Music Tour that stops at the First Niagara Pavilion on Saturday — never walked the halls of Allderdice together and didn’t share a stage here until December 2010 at Stage AE.
There was never an era of slugging it out in small clubs together.
“Nah, he’s a lot younger than I am, so I did a lot of that stuff before he was even old enough to do that,” Khalifa said on the phone Tuesday from a tour stop in Scarsborough, Maine. “He was in high school while I was putting a lot of work in.
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