The Westword.com blog shortcut, May 26 edition
Is it almost the weekend again?
Today in Backbeat Online:
• Over the Weekend: Trouble Andrew at the Bluebird.
• Over the Weekend: Iwrestledabearonce at the Marquis Theater.
• Over the Weekend: Moderat at Beta.
• ManeLine breaks in the Deuce's live stage as first local hip-hop act.
• Metric grabs tops spot at Wax Trax.
• Green Day top seller at Twist and Shout.
• Eminem tops Independent Records best seller list.
Today in The Latest Word:
• Surviving the Denver Nuggets' down-and-up weekend.
• Q&A flashback with The Daily Show's John Oliver.
• Amy Herdy's Pakistan travel diary, volume four.
• Ed Perlmutter does a pretty mean cartwheel... for a Congressman.
• Judge to DA Chambers: rape case decision "arbitrary, capricious."
• Thanks, Joe Biden, for getting my car towed! Dick Cheney may have shot a guy in the face, but at least he left our ride alone...