Pabst Blue Ribbon

  • Calendar

    September 24, 2014
  • Blogs

    June 5, 2014

    David Witt's cool Stillwater PBR mural painted over just before completion [PHOTOS]

    On May 29, David Witt was riding high. After two weeks of work, the full-time illustrator was just about to wrap up the sponsored Pabst Blue Ribbon mural he was painting on the railcar outside The Freight House bar and restaurant in Stillwater. Witt took to Twitter that afternoon and updated his pro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2014

    Hymie's announces 2014 Record Store Day Block Party lineup

    Record Store Day in the Twin Cities has become a bigger deal with each passing year. Music fans in the area have not only come to depend on the thrill of tracking down the numerous exclusive releases that are featured on RSD, but also the unique events that most independent record stores plan for th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2014

    First Course vs. 112 Eatery: Gnocchi knockout

    In Rome, Thursday is gnocchi day. And if you're serious about this delicious but labor-intensive dish -- which involves peeling, boiling, and ricing potatoes and mixing them at exactly the right moment with exactly the right amounts of flour and egg -- then trying it once a week is enough. Unfortuna ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2014

    Top 10 must-see Minnesota music videos this week

    Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties. We get into things this week at Local Frames with a wild new video from Marijuana Deathsquads, in advance of their big show tonight at Triple Rock. We're also featuring new ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2013

    St. Paul's Lowertown top hipster zip, study says [UPDATE]

    -- Update at bottom -- Eat your heart out, North Loop -- a new study put together by RealtyTrac ranks downtown St. Paul's Lowertown area as America's top hipster zip code. SEE ALSO: 10 Things hipsters couldn't ruin in the '00s But fret not, Minneapolis hipsters (whatever that term means), because yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2013

    LOL at this New York Times article about the Minneapolis dating scene

    The New York Times recently visited Minneapolis to explore our dating scene and the resulting article may be the funniest thing you ever read about the sex life of your friends.SEE ALSO: Playboy spends an evening in MinneapolisTo hear the Gray Lady tell it, we're all a bunch of shot-and-a-beer drink ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2013

    Arik Cannon on combining punk and wrestling at First Avenue

    First Avenue isn't particularly foreign to colorful costumes and unpredictable fast-paced action, but this Saturday's Pabst Blue Ribbon-sponsored Wrestlepalooza is shaping up to be one of the most unique nights in the venue's history. The F1rst Wrestling promoted event is combining lightning quick l ... More >>

  • Arts

    August 8, 2012

    Must-see Fringe Festival shows

    From pratfalls to disco balls and everything in between

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2012

    Twin Cities' Roots, Rock, and Deep Blues Festival 2012 lineup, set times

    Going by the title of the Roots, Rock, and Deep Blues Festival alone, it would appear that there would be something for everybody at the South Minneapolis music festival. And, when you dig deeper into the stellar lineup for the day, you will find that to indeed be true, as a great, eclectic mix of b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2012

    Five twisted Mardi Gras songs

    ​Today, a multitude of shiftless youth are in New Orleans to consume copious quantities of alcohol, ogle members of the opposite sex, don ludicrous costumes, become well-acquainted with NOLA PD jail cells, and just generally have an incredible time. Your correspondent is not among them -- and prob ... More >>

  • Arts

    August 31, 2011

    True West at Torch Theater

    Exploring the twang-filled heart of darkness

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2010

    Chris Stevens of Blackbird: Chef Chat, part 2

    Michelle BruchChef Chris Stevens overhauled the old Blackbird menu. ​Blackbird is back, and we sat down with chef Chris Stevens for an early look at the menu. The restaurant shut down in February after a grease fire destroyed a line of businesses at 50th and Bryant. Blackbird reopened for dinne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2010

    Jon Davis talks about tonight's Somethin' Else event

    ​Jon Davis is a machine. No, scratch that; he is more like a rapidly mutating musical organism. The hardest working musician in the Twin Cities. His countless projects include his electronic guises, the enigmatic Ghostband and Speakerthrone, as well as his guest spots in different jazz and folk en ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2010

    Bedlam/PBR Blowout at the Bedlam, 9/3/10

    Photo by Nikki Miller​Bedlam/PBR Blowout September 3, 2010 Bedlam Theater Duhn duhn-duhn-duhn duhn duhn-duhn duhn-duhn duhn-duhn. On Friday night last, the funeral march tolled for the Bedlam Theatre, if only temporarily. On one of its final nights before fulfilling its order to vacate, Pab ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2010

    Uptown VFW to host fall Lyn/Lake block party

    ​The James Valentine VFW Post 245, better known in the area nightlife scene as the Uptown VFW, is celebrating its 86th year in business this fall by throwing the first annual fall Lyn/Lake block party. Ten bands will perform on two outdoor stages, including headliners Rogue Valley and touring hip- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2010

    Rosanne Cash, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band to play Fair for free

    Photo by Nikki MillerNitty Gritty Dirt Band at the Medina, March 2010​Country music fans possessing abundant wealth - be sure to check out Tim McGraw (Saturday 8/28 7:30, $37-67) and Carrie Underwood (Tuesday 8/31 7:30, $39-59), both playing the Grandstand during the initial days of the State Fair ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    10 Things hipsters couldn't ruin in the '00s

    Even the meatgrinder of cool couldn't touch these.

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2009

    Fabulous Non Grata: Save the Date

    The Gastro Non Grata guys are back--and paired with Fabulous Catering

  • Music

    August 12, 2009

    Lusurfer on a satanic mission to spread surf rock to the masses

    They're like zombies dressed up as Beach Boys

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2009

    Chef Shack at Urban Bean this Thursday

    A patio party with PBR and street food comes to Uptown on April 23.

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2009

    We just keep getting dumber

    trivia.jpg Chuck and Sean's Trivia Night hits its 2-year anniversary this Sunday.

  • Restaurants

    September 17, 2008

    Toast of the Town

    By tracking down rare liquors from around the world, importer Eric Seed is fueling the nation's classic-cocktail revival

  • Music

    July 30, 2008

    Death to Our Enemies say punk's not dead

    The group works to avenge garage rock's untimely death, one PBR at a time

  • Music

    July 25, 2007

    Liberty, Equality, Idiocy

    Charles De Gaulle bring anarchy under control on Tennessee Is Not Kentucky

  • Unknown

    February 28, 2007

    A Public Discussion on the General Popularity of Rock Bands

    Who needs rock when you can sit down and watch someone else talk about why music rocks?

  • Movies

    September 13, 2006
  • Music

    February 4, 2004

    Excuse Me While I Do The Boogaloo

    Giving ourselves permission to headbang, breakdance, and scream

  • News

    December 19, 2001

    The Provocateur

    He obfuscates the present. He fabricates the past. His record label has released 180 albums in the past three years. Agitating for a new aural order with Matthew St-Germain.

  • Music

    June 27, 2001
  • News

    September 1, 1999

    Fool's Paradise

    Journey through the new Dark Ages of Shakopee Valley with the cowled, the corseted, and the coxcombed

  • Arts

    August 18, 1999

    Woman Walks Into a Bar...

    Spending fifteen days in fifteen bars, our crawling correspondent seeks the connection between liquor and license