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Matt & Kim, Soulja Boy, & Andrew W.K. – “I’m A Goner”

Matt & Kim & Soulja Boy & Andrew W.K. are the latest triple-billing for Converse's corporately underwritten original MP3 project "Three Artists, One Song." (Previously: Julian Casablancas, Santigold, and Pharrell; later, Best Coast, Kid Cudi, and Rostam.) Matt produced. The project attempts to fuse these three artists styles, but succeeds in fusing together these three… More »

By: Amrit Singh / August 17, 2011 - 3:46 pm

New Indie Rock Christmas Songs For 2010

Every blog does a Christmas mix, so here's ours, with a small twist: All of these tracks are new for this year Xmas songs, not the classics or Sufjan leftovers. I've also included streams for charity singles, Christmas-related music videos, and other new holiday bits (with links, where applicable, to download the rest of the… More »

By: jessica / December 23, 2010 - 11:09 am

Fang Islands – “Patterns On Wall” (Feat. Andrew W.K.)

Feel-good Brooklyn quintet Fang Island teemed with kindred spirit Andrew W.K. for this take on "Patterns On The Wall," a track written by Joe Buzzell (who also adds vocals to it). The song appears on side B of a 7" they're releasing next month. Listen. More »

By: brandon / October 29, 2010 - 4:41 pm

Gucci Mane, DMC, Andrew W.K., Tim Harrington, Doug E. Fresh, The Cool Kids, Delorean & Dominique Young Unique Close Out The JellyNYC Pool Parties @ Williamsburg Waterfront 8/29/10

And so ended the Pool Parties, at least in the form in which we know them. That is to say, they ended with fun and sunny sets from the previously confirmed Florida booty rap party starter Dominique Young Unique and Barcelona's blissed out dance rock blog-beaters Delorean, and a series of special guests that ra… More »

By: Amrit Singh / August 30, 2010 - 3:04 pm

Evelyn Evelyn – “My Space” (Feat. Amanda Palmer, Jason Webley, Frances Bean Cobain, “Weird Al” Yankovic, Andrew W.K., Neil Gaiman, Et Al)

As mentioned, Dresden Doll Amanda Palmer's teamed up with Jason Webley for the concept album Evelyn Evelyn, about a pair of fictional conjoined twins who have a really stocked rolodex. The guest list is sprawling, a lively slice thereof -- including Andrew W.K., "Weird Al," and graphic novelist/Palmer fiancé Neil Gaiman -- turn up o… More »

By: Amrit Singh / March 30, 2010 - 1:38 pm

Todd P’s Inaugural MtyMx Festival: A Photo Essay

[Editor's Note: The following guest post is by Ryan Muir, one of NYC's most hardworking and talented photographers. After spending the better part of five days lugging his camera equipment all over Austin on our behalf, he waited for hours in a parking lot for a bus to Monterrey, Mexico to attend NYC promoter ToddMore »

By: Ryan Muir / March 26, 2010 - 3:12 pm

SXSW 2010: The Wrap Up

We saw a bunch of bands this past week. Not every set was memorable, but there were more than enough highlights to make the stiff necks and barking feet worth it. Here's Wednesday, Thursday, Gibbarday, and SXSW's metal shows, and more. This last post contains our notes, and photos from our intrepid photographers -- RyanMore »

By: stereogum / March 23, 2010 - 11:42 am

SXSW 2010: Thursday In Photos

On some nights you can fool yourself into forgetting that industry weeks like SXSW have shifted from being about discovery to being full-on music festivals. Yesterday was not one of those days. Aside from the always-on-point imprint True Panther Sounds' top-to-bottom burner at Ms. Bea's -- giving us our first look at Hunx and Hi… More »

By: Amrit Singh / March 19, 2010 - 9:16 pm

Moby Covers The Mr. Plow Jingle

Last night The Simpsons celebrated 20 years with an interesting documentary In 3-D! On Ice! directed by Morgan Spurlock, featuring a bit too much Morgan Spurlock and one of Moby's seven (seven!) Mr. Plow remixes. Also, Andrew W.K. played the theme song. Neat! More »

By: Amrit Singh / January 11, 2010 - 1:59 pm

Fucked Up & Friends Cover “Do They Know It’s Christmas?”

We waited all yesterday for this to pop up on iTunes and it's finally arrived... No strangers to the tradition of benefit recordings -- see the "David Christmas" 7", "Year Of The Pig," etc. -- Fucked Up gathered a bunch of friends to record a cover of Band Aid's "Do They Know It's Christmas?" with… More »

By: brandon / December 8, 2009 - 10:11 am

Andrew WK Remixes Drink Up Buttercup (Stereogum Premiere)

Philadelphia quartet Drink Up Buttercup's "Sosey & Dosey" had a manic '60s psychedelic carnival vibe to it. This remix of a newer song, "Even Think," by Andrew W.K. continues the party, but pushes it in a different, dancier direction. The calmer original appears on a new free (for an email address) two-song digital 45 marking… More »

By: brandon / October 29, 2009 - 10:09 am

Preview Andrew W.K.’s Car-Themed Piano LP

On 55 Cadillac, the classically trained W.K. takes a break from partying to offer eight instrumental piano improvisations. The album's out 9/8 via Ecstatic Peace!/Andrew's Skyscraper Music Maker. Preview three pieces now at andrewwk.com. More »

By: brandon / August 17, 2009 - 9:47 am

And Andrew W.K. With The Weather

The FOX23 Tulsa morning news team parties hard. Watch. More »

By: Scott Lapatine / July 24, 2009 - 2:42 pm

Andrew W.K. Interestingly Faces A Fox News Question (Or, A Fox News Question Interestingly Faces Andrew W.K.)

There's Fox News, and then there's Red Eye: the network's program that has its production costs drawn from the stores of Rupert Murdoch, but not its sense and sensibility. It's the only show where Fucked Up's Pink Eye would be invited to speak his mind without retributive ridicule, let alone be extended an open invitatio… More »

By: Amrit Singh / July 16, 2009 - 5:11 pm

Andrew W.K. Has A New TV Show And It Looks Andrew W Nuts

Destroy Build Destroy involves kids competing to destroy stuff (cars, trucks, more cars) then "using the wreckage to build the coolest, strongest, most efficient machines." Watch pre-teens handle detonators. More »

By: brandon / June 15, 2009 - 11:58 am

Stereogum & Andrew W.K. Interview Daniel Higgs

Tomorrow night (3/17) at 11PM, we offer the third installment of our ongoing Tuesday Sessions at Santa's with Spencer Sweeney. This time we're happy to present a night curated by Matt Sweeney (Chavez, Zwan, longtime Will Oldham collaborator, etc.). He's wisely chosen legendary Lungfish (etc.) frontman, tattoo artist (and straight-up artist), writer, and Baltimore favorite… More »

By: brandon / March 16, 2009 - 10:20 am

Spencer Sweeney & Stereogum Present: Sessions At Santa’s

NYC is historically a really boring city because there's never been anything fun to do. That's why we're proud to announce a new music and art series which we're presenting every Tuesday with Spencer Sweeney and our friend and yours Andrew W.K. Each week we'll invite a guest curator to assemble a one-night-only lineup of… More »

By: Amrit Singh / February 26, 2009 - 6:46 pm

New Andrew W.K. – “Party (You Shout!)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Yesterday we got a look behind the scenes of perpetual party monger Andrew W.K.'s new Adult Swim show, which promises to blend together the worlds of AWK, Dan Deacon, and Bubbles from The Wire into a single cohesive package. Finally. "The show is about having fun, partying, rolling around, rolling over, piling up, skipping forth,… More »

By: Amrit Singh / February 4, 2009 - 3:23 pm

Behind The Scenes Of Andrew W.K.’s New TV Show

Over a career that's seen him evolve from outsider musician to outlandishly infectious personality, Andrew W.K. has covered his pop cultural bases: writing and producing his way through a master list of musical genres, appearing on talk shows and his own shows, spreading the Joy Of Life one seminar at a time. And he's only… More »

By: Amrit Singh / February 2, 2009 - 3:00 pm

Indie Rock Karaoke With Ted Leo & Andrew W.K. @ Studio B, Brooklyn 12/3/08

Last night Studio B hosted New York mag's third NYxNY Indie Rock Karaoke jam. Following in the steps of previous installments with of Montreal and the Thermals, this one featured Ted Leo + RX, with emceeing duties falling to the joyful Andrew W.K. As usual, it was memorable: Ted delivered a fun, full set of… More »

By: Amrit Singh / December 4, 2008 - 12:05 pm