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Last year, well before "Happy" became the inescapable 10-week reigning #1 single it is today, Pharrell released a star-studded, globetrotting 24-hour music video for the song. It inspired more than…   Read Story »
The first day of Coachella brought us the first Outkast concert since 2006, the fourth Replacements concert since 1991, and the first time Haim was on the festival grounds legally. (According to…   Read Story »
I've always had a problem with Girl Talk, and my problem has been this: When he piles on those shards of pop hits so quickly that you barely have time to register what the song is before it's over, I…   Read Story »
You've seen the tremendous(ly violent) video for the Enon-sampling, Waka-featuring "Tolerated." You've heard the fiery NIN-sampling, Jadakiss-featuring "I Can Hear Sweat." And now you can indulge in…   Read Story »
Tomorrow, we'll get to hear what happens when Gregg Gillis makes rap beats for extended periods of time and doesn't shoot them full of Bon Jovi choruses or whatever. That's when the unlikely…   Read Story »
Last week, in this space, I lamented that fact that, Gwar, who built a low-budget DIY empire partly because of their music video aesthetic, had left barely a trace of influence on the many, many…   Read Story »
This, right here, is the best music video I've seen in a long-ass time. Philly rap firebreather Freeway and party-starting Pittsburgh producer Girl Talk have teamed up on a new mixtape called Broken…   Read Story »
Greg Gillis, bka Girl Talk, and rapper Freeway are slated to release a free collaborative EP, Broken Ankles, this fall. Philly Freezer fans fret not -- this is not typical Girl Talk fare; the beats…   Read Story »
Listening to some of this summer's bigger songs, about a million listeners have drawn some quick conclusions: Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" sounds like Michael Jackson, Kanye West's "Black Skinhead" sounds…   Read Story »
The S.S. Coachella sailed from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Jamaica and back between 12/19 and 12/23, along the way featuring performances from Pulp, Hot Chip, Yeasayer, and many more. Andrew Youssef was…   Read Story »