The Westword.com blog shortcut, February 17 edition
It's that time again -- just like clockwork.
Today in Backbeat Online: • The jukebox effect. • Former Break Mechanics MC, P.A.A.S., to step off the stage for good? • Whygee capitalizes on CMJ Chart placement. • Flier of the week: Laura Goldhamer at the Oriental Theater.
Today in The Latest Word: • KOA's Dave Logan and Alvertis Simmons engage in verbal smackdown over Mullen slurs. • Da Boogieman turns down offer to return to KOOL 105. • Dick Wadhams has a greeting for Barack Obama. • Thomas Friedman greenspeaks in Boulder. • Colorado conservatives' porkiest anti-stimulus protest ever. For those on the right, it was hog heaven.
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you’ll never miss Westword's biggest stories.
- Reader: Bars Will Lose a Ton on Drink Sales If They Let People Smoke Weed
- Thirty Mind-Blowing Murals at the Heart of Project Colfax
- The Mexican Says Adiós to Denver