The Official Piping Live! Festival App. Find all our our events, buy tickets, discover our venues across the city, download your favourite artist's music, see exclusive videos and much more! The official Piping Live! App will allow you to have all of the information you need to have an amazing week at the festival. Piping Live! runs every August in Glasgow's city centre. Make sure you are part of a week long piping event that makes Glasgow the centre of the world stage for piping brilliance. Its exciting and challenging, traditional and contemporary and very much alive.