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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 time, video directors made their work for TV, expecting you to run across their images when you were flipping through channels. By the time YouTube hit its second year, that… More »

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. Drake threw a bunch of great songs up on Soundcloud rather than compiling those songs into an LP. Jay Z went on tour with his wife but gave us no… More »

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 mostly just find myself wishing I could hear the whole damn song. That ADD hyperblitz… More »

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Sasquatch! 2012 In Photos

Washington’s Sasquatch! Festival took place over the weekend, a heavy-hitting four day lineup featuring people like Jack White, St. Vincent. Bon Iver, Beck, Sanitgold, the…
Corban Goble | May 29, 2012 - 12:59 pm

Watch a 20-Minute Girl Talk Documentary

Morgan Spurlock, the Super Size Me director with the most iconic mustache in all of documentary filmmaking, has a new Hulu documentary series called A
Tom Breihan | September 7, 2011 - 5:16 pm

Girl Talk’s 154-Track BBQ Playlist

The alphabetical summertime playlist Gregg Gillis’ created for Vulture opens with Aaliyah’s “Try Again,” ends with Zhane’s “Hey Mr. DJ,” and finds a spot for…
brandon | June 22, 2011 - 4:46 pm

Governors Ball 2011 In Photos

The single day, two stage Governors Ball brought Big Boi, Girl Talk, Empire Of The Sun, Pretty Lights, Neon Indian, Das Racist, and a Passion…
Scott Lapatine | June 20, 2011 - 5:12 pm

Inaugural Governors Ball Coming To NYC

Organizers just announced the lineup for the first ever Governors Ball Festival in New York City on Governor's Island, of course. The festival takes place…
jessica | February 23, 2011 - 9:51 am

Breaking Down Girl Talk All Day Long Sample By Sample

Head to the fittingly named for a stream identifying every sample on Girl Talk’s All Day Long in real time. As P4K notes, the…
Amrit Singh | November 17, 2010 - 1:37 pm

Girl Talk All Day: Download The Free New Album Now

Thanks and respect to Mr. Gregg Gillis for offering a cure for the November Monday morning blues: Seemingly out of nowhere, the mashup maestro has…
Amrit Singh | November 15, 2010 - 9:12 am

Treasure Island Fest 2009 In Photos

This past Saturday and Sunday was the third annual Treasure Island Festival, on San Francisco’s Treasure Island. We sent Josh Bis to capture the weekend…
Amrit Singh | October 20, 2009 - 9:31 am

Austin City Limits 2009 In Photos

There was dust, rain, then mud. There was Eddie Vedder, sitting in with Kings Of Leon and calling Perry Farrell up onstage with Pearl Jam…
Amrit Singh | October 5, 2009 - 1:51 pm

Monolith 2009 In Photos

While we were rocking the Catskills, enjoying what Wayne Coyne said was “the greatest collection of underground music ever assembled,” dozens of other great indie…
Scott Lapatine | September 15, 2009 - 5:42 pm

Street Scene 2009 In Photos

Some 30,000 people over two days crammed into the six-block area in San Diego’s East Village that hosted the 25th annual Street Scene this past…
Amrit Singh | September 1, 2009 - 3:12 pm

Virgin Mobile FreeFest 2009 In Photos

Indeed, this year’s Virgin Mobile Festival was totally free, and Richard Branson’s attempt to “put a smile on people’s faces” totally worked. Aside from those…
Amrit Singh | August 31, 2009 - 2:16 pm

Girl Talk/Max Tundra/Wiz Khalifa @ Williamsburg Waterfront, Brooklyn 8/23/09

Yesterday there was a free outdoor Girl Talk show in Williamsburg, so naturally it was a nice, quietly controlled time where everyone wore an appropriate…
Amrit Singh | August 24, 2009 - 12:28 pm

Indie Rockers Play Dress-Up For The New York Times

Coachella is already the most fashionable of the summer festivals by virtue of its proximity to Los Angeles, so this year the NYT ran with…
Amrit Singh | July 17, 2009 - 2:54 pm

Sasquatch! 2009 In Photos

Everybody loves Memorial Day weekend, but nobody loves Memorial Day weekend like those that make it to Sasquatch! As friends have returned from their treks…
Amrit Singh | May 29, 2009 - 9:25 am

Girl Talk Working On “Actual Songs”

There’s no production timetable, but for the eventual Feed The Animals followup, Gregg Gillis says he may “evolve” beyond party trick cut-ups to “individual songs”…
brandon | April 23, 2009 - 11:24 am

Coachella 2009: Moz, Macca, Cohen Lead Friday’s Nostalgia Parade

By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy Our trek into Indio went so smoothly this year that we've both become paranoid about something going incredibly wrong…
brandon | April 18, 2009 - 1:33 pm

Stereogum’s Favorite Artists’ Favorite Things In 2008

We love year-end lists, it's really a shame that no one made any this month. To remedy that, we asked a handful of our favorite…
Scott Lapatine | December 24, 2008 - 12:36 am

Girl Talk Is A PC

Apple's long-running Mac vs. PC ad campaign may be elitist, but as Videogum points out, "at least they addressed the superiority of their product over…
Scott Lapatine | November 8, 2008 - 2:20 pm

New Stephen Malkmus Video – “Gardenia”

Portland Filmmaker Dan Woods got a bunch of sorta-familiar indie rockers to sing "Gardenia," which is a fine backup plan when Stephen Malkmus is too…
Scott Lapatine | October 22, 2008 - 3:20 pm