Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Backstreet Re-Opens on Friday

Posted By on Wed, Oct 21, 2009 at 5:28 PM

According to Backstreet Memphis' e-mail newsletter, the club is scheduled to re-open on Friday, Oct. 23rd.

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While the club was closed under a nuisance order from the district attorney's office, it underwent a bit of a makeover. They're also boasting new DJs and entertainers.

The newsletter also mentioned that Backstreet is hiring for all positions. Those interested should contact employment@tricemanagement.com.

The city's largest gay dance club was raided and temporarily closed in early September as a public nuisance, the result of a months-long undercover police operation. Trice was arrested and charged with aggravated gambling promotion, storage of liquor for sale, possession of gambling device, and unlawful sale of alcohol.

Check back next week for more Memphis Gaydar updates. This blog will remain on vacation through next Tuesday, Oct. 27th (while Bianca is on vacation).

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