Here’s an interesting release that you’re going to have to show your ID for…

Delaware-based microbrewery Dogfish Head is celebrating Guided By Voices‘ independent spirit and the 20th anniversary of the classic album Bee Thousand by brewing the “bracing but highly quaffableBEER Thousand.

Not only are they brewing a beer to celebrate, but Dogfish Head is releasing it alongside a 10″ vinyl containing never before released live tracks that were recorded on their first tour ever.

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THE VINYL
– Limited to 1,000
10″ Vinyl (color unknown, likely black)
– 10 songs recorded June 25, 1994, during the “Insects of Rock” tour

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THE BEER
– Six 750 ml bottles of an Imperial lager
– 10 grains and 10 hop varieties and 10% ABV 
– Hence: 10x10x10 = BEER Thousand

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HOW TO FIND?
Use the Doghead Fish Finder to locate* a retailer that sells BEER Thousand in one of the approved states (listed below).

* BEER Thousand is NOT yet listed on the ‘Fish Finder’ as they just shipped on Nov. 10.
It won’t show up until it is actually received, so continue to check your nearest retailer over the next few weeks.

THE GOOD NEWS
BEER Thousand will be available from retailers in the following states:
AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, ME, MA, MD, MI, NV, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OR, PA, RI, SC, TX, VT, VA, WA, WI
THE BAD NEWS
– States NOT approved for ANY sale of BEER Thousand— Tennessee.
– States NOT approved for the 750ml (vinyl) box set— California, Connecticut, Georgia, & Maine.
PRICE
I’m getting word that these are selling for $52.50 Retail

The Details

SPECIAL RELEASE
We’re doing 1,000 cases of 6 750 ml bottles that will include A record (10 songs recorded June 25, 1994, during the "Insects of Rock" tour, the band's first tour). The rest will be sold in 4-packs of 12 oz. bottles.

https://www.dogfish.com/brews-spirits/the-brews/occasional-rarities/beer-thousand/index.htm
https://robertpollard.net/dogfish-beer-thousand.php



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