Music’s Brewing: An Interview with Blind Melon

In recent years, the tale of Blind Melon has taken a dramatic turn – from an abrupt and tragic end, to a rebirth and reconnection with their legions of dedicated fans. No matter how you slice it, the group was responsible for some of the most memorable and pure- sounding rock music of the ‘90s,… Read more »

SLO Brew opens new Event Center at The Rock

SLO Brew, historically known for it’s craft beer and world-class entertainment, is now opening a second concert venue in San Luis Obispo. The SLO Brew Rock Event Center will officially open it’s doors in September for live programming of national touring artists and premier events.   SLO Brew is kicking off the opening of their… Read more »

SLO Brew wins ‘Best Bar’ in San Luis Obispo

SLO Brew named “Best San Luis Obispo Bar”, “Best Club to Catch a Band”, and runner-up for “Best Music Venue” by the New Times Best of San Luis Obispo County readers poll for 2018. SLO Brew has been offering its signature craft beer, food and music experience to its fans for nearly three decades, and… Read more »

SLO Brew to feature local artists in Battle of the Bands Contest

SLO Brew is hosting a Battle of the Bands competition throughout the month of August. The aim of the contest is to highlight local artists and provide them with a platform to share their music on the SLO Brew stage. The bands chosen to battle on the SLO Brew stage are Noach Tangeras Band, Pancho… Read more »

SLO Brew named Best Craft Beer Taproom in the West by Sunset Magazine

Sunset Magazine named SLO Brew one of the 10 Best Craft Beer Taprooms in the West. Read more on our feature at https://www.sunset.com/travel/wine-country/craft-beer-taprooms#craft-beer-taprooms-slo-brew-san-luis-obispo-ca   SLO Brew, San Luis Obispo, CA “Further north, in SLO CAL—as the area has come to be known—California’s longest-standing brewery recently reopened in a new locale outfitted with a music venue. The beers pull… Read more »

KCPR Venue Review: SLO Brew

The third edition of Venue Reviews from KCPR Cal Poly Radio, takes a look at a venue that is close to home: SLO Brew. Known locally for micro brews and cuisine, SLO Brew doubles as an ideal venue for concerts.   Read here:  http://kcpr.org/2018/05/29/venue-review-slo-brew-san-luis-obispo/

SLO Brew Sessions: Fèmina Musica

FÉMINA is a fusion rap group led by three women from Patagonia, characterized by rhythmic poetry, the combination of their musical styles, and the vigor of their live performances. The trio played an acoustic live set for SLO Brew Sessions inside of our downtown SLO Brew Lofts in San Luis Obispo. SLO Brew Sessions is a video… Read more »

SLO Brew Sessions: Chase McBride

Chase McBride, an independent singer-songwriter based out of San Francisco, plays for SLO Brew Sessions on the roof of our downtown SLO Brew Lofts in San Luis Obispo. SLO Brew Sessions is a video series featuring artists who perform live concerts at SLO Brew in an intimate, acoustic setting.

SLO Brew Expands Distribution to Southern California

SLO Brew’s craft beers are making their way down to Southern California for 2018. A selection of the most celebrated brews will be available in both cans and on draft at select locations throughout San Diego, San Bernardino, Los Angeles and Orange County. In celebration of the expansion, Common Theory Public House held a launch… Read more »

SLO Brew is Live on Spotify

We wouldn’t be SLO Brew without the music. That’s why we simply say “It’s Rockin’ Good Beer”. From the songs we listen to while crafting beer in the brewery to live artists at our concert venues, music is behind what’s brewing at SLO Brew. In celebration of our live entertainment and brewing history on the… Read more »