Archive for September 2015

The Death Cab Connection

You may know Chris Walla as the former multi-instrumentalist and co-founder of the Grammy-nominated indie-rock band Death Cab For Cutie. He is also a music producer, having worked with such bands as The Decemberists and Tegan & Sara.

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West Coast Woodstock

Who here has heard of Woodstock? … OK, good. But just in case, a quick review: Woodstock was a music festival held at a dairy farm in upstate New York from August 15-18, 1969. The gathering attracted an audience of more than 400,000 people and is “widely considered to be the definitive nexus for the larger counterculture generation.”

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Liquidator ca. 1985, Documented

Recently, Tim and brewery operations manager John Richen did some photo-beer sleuthing using some old (new to us) photos that beer legend/writer/muse Fred Eckhardt (who passed away just last month) took back in 1985, very soon after the historic Brewpub Law was passed in Oregon. They were for use in one of his “Listen to Your Beer” newsletters.

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A Glimpse Into the Elks’ Attic…

With just about six weeks to go, the excitement, anticipation and energy swirling around our newest project continues to build. Anderson School is the property on everyone’s mind, with its grand opening scheduled for Thursday, October 15.

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