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What do you get when you combine a quality IPA with a smooth whiskey? The product of a months-long collaboration between Jameson whiskey and Brooklyn-based craft brewer KelSo, this highly limited-edition IPA was aged over two months in 10 Jameson whiskey barrels — producing a finely balanced brew that is truly one-of-a-kind. The partnership brought KelSo founder Kelly Taylor to Ireland, where he met with Jameson's master of whiskey science, Dave Quinn, and Ger Buckley,...
"Beard feedback!" somebody shouted, as the microphone squealed plaintively. Sam Richardson, head brewer at Other Half Brewing, smiled sheepishly and brushed his (considerably-sized) protrusion of facial hair out of the way. Indeed, the microphone quieted immediately, inspiring a chorus of giggles from the small crowd. It was only five minutes into last night's Jameson's Craft Brewers panel, but everybody was already feeling pretty laid back — most likely due to the generous distribution of samples...
It's the last day of Northside! One last chance to soak in the sun and chill out to good music with your friends. Make the most of it — after the jump, our guide to the best bands to see on day four of Northside Festival. (FYI, there's a lot.) CHVRCHES We've been waiting all weekend to catch the very danceable electro-pop of CHVRCHES live. Lead singer Lauren Mayberry may be petite, but her voice packs...
It may be the first day of the weekend — Happy Saturday! — but it's already the third day of Northside Festival, so grab your shades, slather on some sunblock, and hit the neighborhood. After the jump, a quick round-up of the shows you'll find us at tonight. Beirut  Zach Condon's baroque, fully-instrumented pop took the world by storm with the release of Gulag Orkestar eight years ago, and we've been hungering for his elusive live presence ever...

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