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Motet Mocha is Back! Collaboration Ice Cream with Sweet Cow

In anticipation of our Red Rocks show on 6/2, we’ve partnered up with Denver’s Sweet Cow Ice Cream to bring back our favorite flavor – Motet Mocha!  Starting now, the first 100 fans to visit a participating location and order a double scoop will grab a #MotetOnTap pint glass! Enter to win VIP Red Rocks tickets + more at select Sweet Cow stores. Details HERE.

Motet Mocha is an Ozo Coffee ice cream with chocolate covered espresso beans and a homemade hot fudge swirl.

Our flavor will be available at the North Boulder, Louisville, and Stanley Martketplace / Aurora Sweet Cow locations now through May 1st, and the Highlands, Platte Park, and South Boulder locations from May 19 – June 2.

And On May 22nd, members of The Motet will be at the Stanley Marketplace location from 6-8pm, scooping Motet Mocha, with proceeds benefiting Colorado Conservatory for the Jazz Arts (CCJA), who are dedicated to empowering youth to creatively express themselves through the language of jazz!

Follow Sweet Cow on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

2017-06-30T13:11:08+00:00 April 17th, 2017|

#MotetOnTap Colorado Takeover! VIP Red Rocks Ticket Giveaway + More

Grab yourself a beer (or ice cream) in a special edition Motet pint glass at breweries and bars along the Front Range for a chance to win VIP tickets & more to our June 2nd Red Rocks show. Each #MOTETONTAP visit enters you to WIN. 

Grand Prize
(2) VIP Tickets to the Show
Band meet-and-greet + Backstage Tour
Round-trip shuttle tickets from Denver courtesy of CID Entertainment
Limited edition event poster signed by The Motet

Second Prize: (2) VIP tickets. 


How to Enter:
1: Set your Facebook or Instagram account to public
2: Post a picture of you and your Motet pint glass to FB or IG
3: Check-in to a participating location and use #MotetOnTap in your caption

More Locations = More Entries.

Questions? E-mail us.

THE DEADLINE TO PARTICIPATE IS MAY 26TH
Winners to be announced May 27th, via The Motet’s Facebook page.

LOCATIONS:

Black Shirt Brewing, 3719 Walnut St, Denver, CO 80205
Cheba Hut, 1313 College Ave, Boulder, CO 80302
Cheba Hut,  638 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80202
Crooked Stave, 3350 Brighton Blvd, Denver, CO 80216
Diebolt Brewing Company, 3855 Mariposa St, Denver, CO 80211
Factotum Brewhouse, 3845 Lipan St, Denver, CO 80211
Mile High Spirits, 2201 Lawrence St, Denver, CO 80205
Mountain Sun, 1535 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302
The Post, 105 W Emma St, Lafayette, CO 80026
The Post, 2200 Broadway, Denver, CO 80210
The Post, 1258 S Hover Rd, Longmont, CO 80501
Prost Brewing Company, 2540 19th St, Denver, CO 80211
Sweet Cow, 2628 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80304 (4/16-5/1)
Sweet Cow, 637 Front St, Louisville, CO 80027 (4/16-5/1)
Sweet Cow, Stanley Market, 2501 N. Dallas Street, Suite 146, Aurora, CO 80010 (4/16-5/1)
Sweet Cow, 1882 S Pearl St, Denver, CO 80210 (5/19-26)
Sweet Cow, 669 S Broadway, Boulder, CO 80305 (5/19-26)
Sweet Cow, 3475 W 32nd Ave, Denver, CO 80211(5/19-26)
Southern Sun, 627 South Broadway Street, Boulder, CO 80305
Under The Sun Eatery & Pizzeria, 627 South Broadway Street, Boulder, CO 80305
Vine Street Pub & Brewery, 1700 Vine Street, Denver, CO 80206
West End Tavern, 926 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302

    Crooked  Diebolt  Factotum  Mile High    prost  southernsun        

2017-06-30T13:11:08+00:00 April 14th, 2017|

New Threads, Pins, Hats + More

Here’s a sneak peek at some new swag we’re rolling out at Red Rocks tomorrow. Can’t make it to the show? Sign up for our newsletter and we’ll let you know when it hits our merch store.

 

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2016 Red Rocks Poster

Limited Edition 5-color poster designed, signed, and numbered by up-and-coming Atlanta-based poster artist Derek Perez. Printed locally in Colorado by Think Good Thoughts. Only 200 printed, with 50 signed by The Motet available July 22nd at Red Rocks.

2016 Pins

Limited Gold Edition, quantity of 50.

2017-06-30T13:11:09+00:00 July 21st, 2016|

Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project Collaboration!

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In celebration of the release of our new album Totem and our Red Rocks show on 7/22, we’ve partnered up with Denver’s Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project to collaborate on two new summer brews. Damn! IPA and Totem Wild Ale will both be available at Crooked Stave’s taproom located in The Source (Denver) beginning Thursday, June 16.  Be at Crooked Stave at 5:00PM on the 16th to be the first to enjoy! The first 50 people to order Damn! IPA or Totem Wild Ale will walk home with a special edition Motet Red Rocks Pint glass. Read on for more information on each of the beers.  Listen to “Damn!” – the first single from Totem –  here.

Damn! IPA – Brewed in collaboration with The Motet to celebrate their July 22nd Red Rocks show and new single Damn!, this beer showcases hops piled on top of more hops. Created with live music and summer festivals in mind, this IPA tickles the pallet with citrus, tropical fruit and just a little bit of dank hop aromas packed into a refreshing 6.0% abv beer. Damn! IPA will be available on draft at Crooked Stave at The Source, and at 20 locations around Denver, listed below.

1. World of Beer Belmar

2. Fire on the Mountain

3. Cedar Creek Pub

4. Kline’s Beer Hall

5. Crafty Fox

6. Falling Rock Taphouse

7. Highland Tap and Burger

8. Hops and Pie

9. Mercantile

10. First Draft

11. Tag Burger Bar Congress Park

12. Park Burger Rino

13. Euclid Hall

14. White Whale Room

15. Jake’s Brew Bar

16. Pint Room

17. Southside Bar and Kitchen

18. Appaloosa Grill

19.Tag Burger Bar Highlands

20. Esters Neighborhood Pub

Totem Wild Ale – Totem is inspired by the oak barrels Crooked Stave holds sacred at their brewery. Stacked to the ceiling, they elevate the natural wild beers they brew. This limited edition bottling will only be available through Summer 2016 in celebration of The Motet’s new album Totem and their headlining show at Red Rocks on July 22nd. 5% abv. Totem Wild Ale will be available on draft and in bottles at The Source, as well as in bottles at select stores throughout Colorado, listed below.

1. Argonaut Liquors

2. Mr. B’s Wine and Spirits

3. Grapevine Wine and Liquor

4. Colorado Liquor Mart

5. Small Batch Liquors

6. Mondo Vino

7. Mile High Wine and Spirits

8. Toast Wine and Spirits

9. Highland’s Wine and Liquor

10. Little’s Wine and Spirits

11. Logan Liquors

12. Davidson’s

13. Tipsy’s

14. Joy Wine and Spirits

15. Incredible Wine and Spirits

16. Molly’s

17. Mayfair Liquors

18. Grape Expectations

19. Lukas Liquors

20. Total Beverage Westminster

2017-06-30T13:11:09+00:00 June 9th, 2016|

Introducing our new video series, Conversations with The Motet

Every Tuesday from now until our Red Rocks show on 7/22, we’ll be posting our new video series, Conversations with The Motet.

Tune in to hear us talking about our instruments, our musical influences, and our new album Totem. Each weekly video will feature a track from Totem, so be sure to check back as more episodes in the series are released!

Volume 1 with Dave Watts. Track : “The Truth”

Volume 2 with Lyle Divinsky. Track : “Fool No More”

Volume 3 with Garrett Sayers. Track : “So High”

Props to Punching Mule for helping make this video series possible!

Video by Scott Lynch Film

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2017-06-30T13:11:09+00:00 June 7th, 2016|

Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project Collaboration

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In celebration of the release of our new album Totem and our Red Rocks show on 7/22, we’ve partnered up with Denver’s Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project to collaborate on two new summer brews. Damn! IPA and Totem Wild Ale will both be available at Crooked Stave’s taproom located in The Source (Denver) beginning Thursday, June 16.  Read on for more information on each of the beers.  

Download “Damn!” – the first single from Totem –  on here.

Damn! IPA – Brewed in collaboration with The Motet to celebrate their July 22nd Red Rocks show and new single Damn!, this beer showcases hops piled on top of more hops. Created with live music and summer festivals in mind, this IPA tickles the pallet with citrus, tropical fruit and just a little bit of dank hop aromas packed into a refreshing 6.0% abv beer. Damn! IPA will be available on draft at Crooked Stave at The Source, and at 20 locations around Denver. 

Totem Wild Ale – Totem is inspired by the oak barrels Crooked Stave holds sacred at their brewery. Stacked to the ceiling, they elevate the natural wild beers they brew. This limited edition bottling will only be available through Summer 2016 in celebration of The Motet’s new album Totem and their headlining show at Red Rocks on July 22nd. 5% abv. Totem Wild Ale will be available on draft and in bottles at The Source, as well as in bottles at select stores throughout Colorado.

 

2017-06-30T13:11:09+00:00 June 2nd, 2016|