Denver

6:00am

Wed June 6, 2012
Youth Radio

Youth Radio: Aero Marquez

Aero Marquez in the studio recording his essay.
Kirk Siegler

Each Wednesday in June we will be featuring the voices and perspectives of inner-city teens attending Arrupe Jesuit Academy in Denver.

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6:00am

Wed May 30, 2012
Youth Radio

Youth Radio: Crystal Santoyo

Kirk Siegler

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be hearing voices and perspectives from members of our community that we don’t often hear from - inner-city teens from Arrupe Jesuit Academy in northwest Denver.

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10:25am

Tue May 29, 2012
Music

Video: The Civil Wars Cover Billie Jean At Twist & Shout

Screencap from the Civil Wars performance at Twist & Shout, Denver, CO
youtube.com

Last week's Civil Wars' show at the Ogden was preceded by a live appearance at Twist & Shout records. This video also "...Be Startin' Somethin'": Who has the best Michael Jackson cover?

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1:28pm

Sat May 26, 2012
Music Interviews

The Lumineers: Chasing Big Dreams Out West

Originally published on Sat May 26, 2012 4:44 pm

The Denver folk ensemble The Lumineers has released its self-titled debut album. From left: Wes Schultz, Neyla Pekarek and Jeremiah Fraites.
Hayley Young Courtesy of the artist

The Denver folk group The Lumineers was founded in 2002 by Wesley Schultz and Jeremiah Fraites, who grew up together in the New Jersey suburb of Ramsey. In its early days, the band had its sights on nearby New York as the gateway to success.

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5:28pm

Wed May 23, 2012
The Two-Way

Tentative Deal Clears Way For U.S. Olympic Hosting Bid

Originally published on Wed May 23, 2012 5:36 pm

Fireworks fill the sky after the Olympic cauldron was lit on Feb. 8, 2003, marking the one year anniversary of the 2002 Winter Games at the opening and closing ceremony venue in Salt Lake City, the last American city to host the Olympics.
Douglas C. Pizac AP

Olympic officials meeting in Quebec City have reached a tentative agreement in a persistent revenue-sharing dispute responsible, in part, for keeping the Olympics out of the United States for at least 20 years.

The dispute centers on the American share of Olympic revenues. Since 1984, The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has received the biggest portion of the billions of Olympic dollars paid by corporate sponsors and American television networks. And the rest of the Olympic world has resented it.

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