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Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009

Live at the Pabst Theater

The Musical Box will perform live at the Pabst on Saturday, January 17 at 8pm. The Musical Box will be performing Genesis' classic album "A Trick of the Tail" for the first time. This will be a cover that will make you think its the origina...
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008

Maintaining the Pabst legacy

Whether it’s the Pabst Blue Ribbon serving tray that’s down in grandpa’s basement bar or the magnetized Blatz bottle opener that’s always been on Uncle Karl’s refrigerator, tiny traces of our town’s brewing legacy have been with many of us since before we can remember. This weekend, guests of the Captain...
Saturday, July 26, 2008

Today @ Potter Ave in Bay View - Noon to 8 p.m.

In a brilliant marketing move, Pabst Blue Ribbon opted against advertising directly to its growing consumer base of young, bohemian types who view drinking unpretentious, bargain beer as a badge of honor. Instead, it courted them in more clever ways, sponsoring events like this one, a low-key gathering featuring . . .
Friday, July 11, 2008

Tonight @ the Pabst Theater

Let the David Cook comparisons commence! Long the face of grunge-rock existential despair, one-time Bush frontman Gavin Rossdale has turned to warmer, lovelorn ballads on his “American Idol”-ish new solo album, Wanderlust. Tonight the Gwen Stefani-impregnating rocker does an 8 p.m. show at the Pabst...
Monday, May 26, 2008

Today @ the Forest Home Cemetery - 11:30 a.m.

Every year, famous figures from Milwaukee’s past rise from the dead and gather at the Forest Home Cemetery seeking brains. This annual event isn’t quite as Romero-esque as it sounds, though: The dead people are played by actors, and the brains they seek belong to those they wish to educate. Costumed guides . . .
03.18.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
My vacation is over�I'm back from South by Southwest. For those who don't want to skim our site's SXSW blog, here are some quick highlights: * R.E.M. and I have very different tastes in R.E.M. songs. * Vampire Weekend dare you to hate them. * Zooey Deschanel is delightful. * Whether she actually rocks or not, Rachael Ray throws a great party. * Texans have unheal...
03.13.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Justin wasn't lying: There's an odd stigma about drinking Pabst here. When Justin ordered a round last night, a guy next to him surmised that he must be out of town, since people here stopped drinking Pabst two years ago. Justin was unable to gauge how much (if any) sarcasm was in that statement. And indeed, when I ordered  a round myself, the bartender raised an eyebrow  and dismissively sho...
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008

Wednesday, Jan. 23

The Pabst Theater, 8 p.m.