The Westword.com blog shortcut, January 23 edition

You've got a lot of reading to do. But not like three chapters of The Grapes of Wrath, due by tomorrow. Fun reading.

Today in Backbeat Online:Meese finishes new album and lands mug in Spin. • Has hip-hop dance crew BreakEFX met their match?A first look at the Fray's new documentaryLeftover Salmon's Bill McKay arrested. • From Blonde to Black: When DJs attack. • Update: Single File previews new song and recordings. • Mile Hi-Fidelity recast + playlist -- 01-21-09. • Guru shows love to Colorado hip-hop artists. • Update: John Common's People's Kazoo Orchestra. • Frontside Five signs with DC-Jam Records. • 29th St. Disciples signs with Zodiac Killer.

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