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Gene Ween, music machine.
Photo by Jon Solomon
Welcome to the working week.
Today in Backbeat Online: • Over the weekend: Gene Ween at the Walnut Room and b.side in Boulder. • Rumors of Tickle Me Pink's breakup completely unfounded. • Wentworth Kersey gives away new CD at St. Mark's. • Tech N9ne top seller at Independent Records. • Bob Dylan grabs top spot at Twist and Shout. • Over the weekend: Napalm Death at Marquis Theater. • DJ Quote put Yung Berg on blast.
Today in Cafe Society: • Frasca dinner with Bodegas Muga wines. • Milking It: Trail Mix Crunch Cranberry Vanilla. • Party down with Bob Schaffer's margarita. • Guess where I'm eating? • Tony's Market is so close we can almost taste it. • Ask the Critic: Barbecue season, '09. • First impressions of Olivea.
Today in The Latest Word: • Don't mess with Kenyon Martin's mama, Mark Cuban. • At the UFO briefing, aliens are ready for their close-up. • Management, union really don't want a grocery strike. • Do former Avs coaches hold key to Patrick Roy's return? • Denver deputy DA Sean Moynihan put in straitjacket -- for return to One Life to Live. But what about Naomi?
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