First Take

Eats & Beats
2:50 pm
Wed August 13, 2014

Eats & Beats: New farmer's market for Jefferson Park

There's room on the Farmer's Market haywagon, and you're invited to hop on!  The latest neighborhood to start its own farmer's market is West Denver's Jefferson Park, which lies between I-25 and Federal Boulevard, both north and south of 23rd Avenue.  Kendra Sandoval and Bevery Grant from Mo Betta Green Marketplace visited "First Take with Lando and Chavis" with a shout out to farmers and craftspersons to bring their wares to Jefferson Park when they launch on Saturday, August 23, 2014.

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1:20 pm
Mon August 11, 2014

A party on wheels - Denver's pedal hopper

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The crazy-looking contraption looks like hard work and lots of fun, all at the same time.  The "Pedal-Hopper" was founded in Denver by Luke Stone and some partners.  They have six "bar-cycles" in Denver, and they operate in Salt Lake City and Kansas City as well.

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12:19 pm
Mon August 11, 2014

Colorado Experience: Season 2 on Rocky Mountain PBS

Even as a young state (celebrating 138 years as part of the Union this past August 1, 2014), Colorado has a few stories to tell.  The Rocky Mountain PBS show "Colorado Experience" is in its second season.  Producer Julie Speer visited "First Take with Lando and Chavis" with a preview of the episodes to come.

"We don't use narration, so it's all the voices of folks who know the stories best," said Speer.   First person accounts include survivors of the 1930 dust bowl.  This interview includes an audio segment of the program.

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12:56 pm
Thu August 7, 2014

Leo Nocentelli: a founder of funk guitar

Credit R. Scuteri / AP

On his way to appear in the "New Orleans All-Star Rhythm Revue" at Balistreri Vineyards in Denver this Saturday - part of KUVO's signature fundraising event "Live at the Vineyards" - guitarist Leo Nocentelli took a few minutes to talk on the phone with host o

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New Orleans sound
1:50 pm
Wed August 6, 2014

Henry Butler interview, Part 2

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Piano virtuoso Henry Butler visits Denver this weekend, as part of the "New Orleans All-Star Rhythm Revue" at KUVO's signature fundraising event, Live at the Vineyards, Sat. Aug. 9, 2014 at Balistreri Vineyards.

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