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Goat Ridge Brewing Adds Music Series

Posted by on May 6, 2015

Goat Ridge Brewing Company opened its doors at 17 Central Avenue West, New London, MN, on April 16, and will be hitting a second milestone when it kicks off its concert series with Pushing Chain, a folky-tonk duo from Minnesota’s north shore, featuring Boyd Blomberg on guitar and vocals and Adam Moe on fiddle and vocals. Join Pushing Chain for an evening of great entertainment and craft beer at...

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Band Business #1: What Are You, Anyway?

Posted by on May 1, 2013

Hmmm – I haven’t written a “hypothetical” for a while, but here goes . . . [1] Crabgrass, a bluegrass band, landed a well-paying gig to play at a fancy wedding. The band drove to the gig in the band’s customized cargo van. Al, the bass player, found the van in a selvage yard, added a few bench seats, and got it running. Billy, the mandolin player, had invested in Apple in 2003 (post-iPod and the...

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