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 +2Posted on May 10th, 2010 | re: M.I.A. - "XXXO" (39 comments)

I don’t know if I’m alone in this, but from what I’ve heard so far…I’m pretty let down. I appreciate when artists take chances with their sound but this…just sounds lazy.

 0Posted on Dec 24th, 2009 | re: Stereogum & team9 Present... MySplice 4: 2009 Mashed Up (64 comments)

Awww yeah, loving the Neon Indian vs Pixies! Happy Holidays everyone!

 0Posted on Jul 27th, 2009 | re: New Jay-Z (Feat. Rihanna & Kanye West) - "Run This Town" (115 comments)

According to “Stuff that White People Like”…most white people listen to Wu Tang and really like Mos Def. I figure if you’re going to throw overtly blanketed statements at least get your sources right.

As for this song, it get’s a “meh”. C’mon Jay, you can and have done better.

 0Posted on Jul 15th, 2009 | re: New Thom Yorke - "All For The Best" (Stereogum Premiere) (182 comments)

Actually it did get me into listening to the original. Now I’m hunting down more songs. Keep the faith, there’s still people who like and want to bother tracking down new/old music to listen to.

This cover is beautiful! I don’t know what the fuss is about, would you rather Yorke just phone it in? I thought the whole point of a cover is to take existing work and make it your own.

 0Posted on Jul 7th, 2009 | re: Today Is Michael Jackson's Memorial (5 comments)

Currently streaming on CNN via facebook…I’m watching out of curiosity and also I can’t take my eyes off that sweet ass gold coffin. Seriously.

http://www.cnn.com/video/fb/facebook.html?stream=stream1&iref=lb100

 0Posted on Jul 2nd, 2009 | re: New Bloc Party Video - "One More Chance" (6 comments)

It took a second listen…and I actually like it. I haven’t really dug anything since Silent Alarm.

 0Posted on Jun 25th, 2009 | re: Michael Jackson Dies Of Heart Attack (176 comments)

You know what, Micheal Jackson’s personal life aside (that’s a completely different discussion) you sure as fuck can’t deny the impact that he had on popular music. He was the first African American to be featured on MTV and had literally everyone across the board – fans and critics giving him praise. The guy is called the “King of Pop” for a reason. I actually believe his relevancy existed through the countless of imitators that we have today.

All I’m saying is no, I’m not going to canonize the man…but I respect him as an artist. Also stop fucking frontin’ like you all haven’t got at LEAST ONE MJ song that if you were to hear it, you’d sing along, dance or at least tap your foot to it.

So can I get a SHAMON?!

(This coming from a person who usually doesn’t comment on these sorts of things.)

 0Posted on Apr 27th, 2009 | re: Clash's 50 Greatest Albums Of The Last 5 Years (212 comments)

It’s not the end of the year yet! Are we starting early on listgum?

 0Posted on Apr 22nd, 2009 | re: Lollapalooza 2009 Lineup: Now With 100% More Animal Collective (86 comments)

Colour me underwhelmed guys.

 0Posted on Mar 5th, 2009 | re: Miley Cyrus Vows To Ruin Rude, Stinky Radiohead (242 comments)

LEAVE THOM YORKE ALONE!
- Chris Crocker

This whole interview hurts. Why wont her mother reign her in?