Just as my friend’s band is about to go on, I get this in my inbox. The Columbus is just a few blocks down from my place. It’s been an institution for decades, long before the current owners, hosting national and local artists too big for local venues but too small for the main ones. Damnit. 🎵😢

The top of an email newsletter from the Columbus Theatre. The masthead is followed by a black and white photo of the building, followed by the announcement text.