The Westword.com blog shortcut, February 11 edition
It's a day that probably won't live in infamy. But you never know...
Today in Backbeat Online:
• The Fray tops Billboard 200.
• The Decemberists, Thievery Corporation, John Prine shows announced.
• Young Coyotes to release pair of EPs next month.
• Watch DJ Chonz mix live every day at 11 a.m.... from his basement.
• Proxy appears on Hip Hope Hits composition, booked for Heavenfest.
• Update: Flier of the week: Fell at Herman's Hideaway.
• Sometimes finding fans requires crossing over.
• Get "Pussy Whipped" for free.
• Mile-Hi Fidelity broadcasting an hour earlier later tonight.
Today in Cafe Society:
• Oskar Blues opens new tasting room in Longmont.
• Taki's leaves a legacy.
• A picture's worth 1,000 calories.
• How to shuck an oyster (without stabbing yourself and bleeding everywhere).
• Developing: Ha No Phoi no mo'.
• The birth of DJ's Berkeley Cafe, documented!
Today in The Latest Word:
• Denver no longer has to wonder: What Would Molly Brown Tweet?
• Q&A with Nothing But the Truth director Rod Lurie.
• ColoradoBiz editor thinks Channel 4/Denver Business Journal series looks "very familiar."
• Kenny Be's Worst-Case Scenario: global romance meltdown.
• Chowing down on Ari Armstrong's low-carb food-stamp diet. Everything tastes better when it's eaten out of a tin cup.