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The Anniversary

Night Ripper Turns 10

In many ways, there was nothing new about Girl Talk. Back in 2006, though, there was something bizarre and exciting in hearing the work of…
Ryan Leas | May 9, 2016 - 1:40 pm

2014 In Review

The 40 Best Music Videos Of 2014

Next year, YouTube will celebrate its 10th anniversary. For nearly a decade, then, music videos have belonged almost entirely to the internet. Once upon a…
Tom Breihan | December 19, 2014 - 1:01 pm

2014 In Review

The 40 Best Rap Albums Of 2014

In 2014, rap's biggest names more or less sat the year out. Kanye West never got around to releasing that populist masterwork he's been promising.
Tom Breihan | December 16, 2014 - 11:10 am

More Girl Talk stories

Freeway – “First Thing’s First” (Prod. Girl Talk)

Two years ago, the Pittsburgh mash-up monster Girl Talk and the veteran Philadelphia street-rapper Freeway teamed up for Broken Ankles, a shockingly strong EP-length mixtape.
Tom Breihan | April 15, 2016 - 10:58 am

2014 In Review

The 40 Best Rap Albums Of 2014

In 2014, rap's biggest names more or less sat the year out. Kanye West never got around to releasing that populist masterwork he's been promising.
Tom Breihan | December 16, 2014 - 11:10 am

Freeway & Girl Talk – “Lived It” Video

There are few things in this world more life-affirming than watching local rap stars moving through their hometowns, shaking hands and kissing babies. Philly veteran…
Tom Breihan | December 2, 2014 - 11:46 am

Girl Talk & Freeway – “Suicide (Remix)” (Feat. A$AP Ferg) Video

Earlier this year, Girl Talk and Freeway released a pretty great collaborative EP called Broken Ankles. A$AP Ferg hopped on a remix of EP track…
James Rettig | October 20, 2014 - 6:10 pm

Confused Newsbusters Outraged By Girl Talk Reference On MSNBC

Girl Talk is ostensibly one of the more successful DJs of the past decade, embarking on countless college tours, becoming a staple on the festival…
James Rettig | September 18, 2014 - 10:26 am

Girl Talk & Freeway – “Tolerated (Wolf Eyes Remix)”

Before he was out there pushing the concept of mashups to an unforeseen extent, helping indie kids bring their love for pop music into the…
Chris DeVille | June 26, 2014 - 4:27 pm

Girl Talk & Freeway – “Suicide (Remix)” (Feat. A$AP Ferg)

Last month, Girl Talk teamed with the Roc-A-Fella veteran Freeway to release Broken Ankles, a surprisingly smooth EP-length mixtape that did a nice job finding…
Tom Breihan | May 19, 2014 - 2:52 pm

Watch Girl Talk Give Advice To Teenage Girls

Rookie Mag has a long-running series called Ask A Grown Man where teenage girls can ask grown men questions and get some advice from a…
Miles Bowe | May 1, 2014 - 11:34 am

Did Pharrell’s “24 Hours Of ‘Happy'” Rip Off Girl Walk // All Day?

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…
Chris DeVille | April 18, 2014 - 5:21 pm

Coachella 2014: The 8 Best Things From Friday

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…
Chris DeVille | April 12, 2014 - 12:07 pm

Mixtape Of The Week

Mixtape Of The Week: Girl Talk & Freeway Broken Ankles

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…
Tom Breihan | April 9, 2014 - 10:39 am

Download Girl Talk & Freeway Broken Ankles Mixtape

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…
Chris DeVille | April 8, 2014 - 2:59 pm

Girl Talk & Freeway – “I Can Hear Sweat” (Feat. Jadakiss)

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…
Tom Breihan | April 7, 2014 - 12:34 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

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…
Tom Breihan | April 4, 2014 - 2:05 pm

Girl Talk & Freeway – “Tolerated” (Feat. Waka Flocka Flame) Video

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…
Tom Breihan | March 31, 2014 - 5:38 pm

Watch Girl Talk And Freeway Debut New Song “Tolerated”

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…
Claire Lobenfeld | October 8, 2013 - 11:23 am

Hear Girl Talk’s New Daft Punk, Kanye Mashups

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,…
Tom Breihan | July 18, 2013 - 3:11 pm

S.S. Coachella Jamaica Diary & Photos

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,
Andrew Youssef | December 26, 2012 - 3:15 pm
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