Long before the Dead Milkmen wrote a song about it, Taco Land was
just an after-work beer joint. Shift workers from the Pearl Brewery and folks from the neighborhood were shooting pool and drinking cheap, cold beer.
So begins coverage of Taco Land on NPR Weekend Edition, as told by The Place + Memory Project. The piece goes on to detail Taco Land’s most outrageous legacy, its owner Ram, who was murdered during a robbery in 2005. To hear the NPR feature click here. To experience the photo/video/audio testimonials posted about Taco Land on The Place + Memory Project wiki site click here.