new year’s eve 2012

Built to Spill and Doomtree complimentary contrasts at Project Pabst

The after came before. Project Pabst’s Denver edition kicked off Friday night with six "after shows" preceding the main festival on Saturday. The biggest ticket of Friday night had Summit Music Hall hosting Built to Spill, a band whose best work was arguably found on albums like “Perfect from Now On” and “Keep It Like a Secret” from the late ‘90s.

Oskar Blues to open new music venue in LoDo

Longmont-based brewery Oskar Blues is planning to open a new music venue/restaurant in LoDo next summer. Oskar Blues Fooderies, the restaurant-forward branch of the company, has signed a deal to take over the space at 1624 Market Street, the two-story, the 11,000 square-foot space above the still-operational Pat's Philly Cheesesteaks.