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Last Friday was the Fourth Of July, which meant we didn’t run one of these lists. But the videos kept piling up, and so we’re giving you our picks for this week’s five best videos, as well as, without comment, last week’s picks. You deserve to have a lot of shit to watch on your… More »

How did you celebrate July 4th? On a rooftop BBQ listening to our summer mix? Maybe you stayed in and watched old episodes of Hoarders on Roku? Maybe I stayed in and did that. There is no way to know. But all across this great country we do know there were fireworks to be see… More »

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Spank Rock – “Gully” Video (NSFW-ish)

After some time away, the Baltimore-bred dance-rapper Spank Rock returned earlier this spring with the pounding "Gully," his first single in three years. He's got…
Tom Breihan | July 2, 2014 - 1:24 pm
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Spank Rock – “Gully” (Stereogum Premiere)

Spank Rock is back with his first new single in three years. "Gully," produced by Boys Noize and Kid Kamillion, repeatedly implores us to "pum…
Chris DeVille | May 13, 2014 - 10:42 am
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Spank Rock & Amanda Blank – “We Can Go All Nite Long”

Rap Game BFFAEAEAEAE, Baltimore's Spank Rock and Philly rapper Amanda Blank, have released "We Can Go All Nite Long," following a little bit of a…
Claire Lobenfeld | October 11, 2013 - 4:34 pm
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Photos From Afro-punk Fest 2012: TV On The Radio, Erykah Badu, And More

This past weekend, Brooklyn's Commodore Barry Park hosted the eighth annual Afro-punk Festival, a two-day event offering gourmet food trucks, street art, skating and BMX…
Michael Nelson | August 27, 2012 - 12:23 pm
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Spank Rock – “Car Song (Shabazz Palaces Remix)” (Feat. Santigold)

Last year, Spank Rock teamed up with Santigold on "Car Song," a track that appeared on his album Everything Is Boring And Everyone Is A
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2012 - 1:43 pm

Win Win – “Pop A Gumball” Video (Feat. Spank Rock, Andrew W.K. & Matt Sweeney)

Last year, Win Win, the dance trio led by former Spank Rock producer XXXchange, released their self-titled debut album. Today, their track "Pop A Gumball"…
Tom Breihan | March 29, 2012 - 3:23 pm
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Santigold Debuts New Material @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg 1/16/12

Santigold's roots are in punk (via her old Philly band Stiffed) as much as they are label A&R (via her tenure as an Epic Record…
Amrit Singh | January 17, 2012 - 2:01 pm
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Spank Rock – “Car Song” (Feat. Santigold)

"I took New York like Cloverfield." That's Spank Rock on "Car Song," the Santigold collab from his new album Everything Is Boring And Everyone Is
Tom Breihan | September 7, 2011 - 9:08 am
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Spank Rock – “Nasty” (Feat. Big Freedia)

"Nasty" is probably the title you'd expect for a team-up between Baltimore/Philly dance rapper Spank Rock and New Orleans sissy bounce queen Big Freedia. And…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2011 - 1:54 pm
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Spank Rock – “Energy”

Going on five years after the release of the masterfully produced, Björk and Yorke beloved Yoyoyoyoyoyo, Naeem Juwon revives the Spank Rock name for a…
Amrit Singh | June 7, 2011 - 10:53 am

The First Video For Spank Rock’s Italo Disco Project Mobroder Is Here

As of some time last year Spank Rock has a new Italo disco project called Mobroder. (More specifically the Naeem Juwon half of Spank Rock…
Amrit Singh | April 1, 2011 - 2:08 pm

Mark Ronson & The Business Intl – “The Bike Song” (Major Lazer Remix)

In its original form "The Bike Song" is a breezy ode to Peter Panism. Major Lazer's remix focuses on Spank Rock's verse, so it's a…
jessica | September 23, 2010 - 3:53 pm

Mark Ronson & The Business INTL – “The Bike Song” Video

The video for Mark Ronson's "The Bike Song"? Full of bikes! Kyle Falconer and Spank Rock also appear in the video do their guest spots.
jessica | September 1, 2010 - 1:03 pm

Mark Ronson & The Business INTL – “The Bike Song” (Stereogum Premiere)

Add this song to your list of bicycle odes ("Bicycle Race" and "Bicycle, Bicycle, You Are My Bicycle" are on there, right?), though it's really…
jessica | August 13, 2010 - 10:05 am

Staygold, Robyn, Spank Rock, Damien Adore Sing “Backseat,” Fever Ray’s Face Melts

Even the awards shows are better in Sweden. Earlier this week, the preternaturally pop-savvy country's annual public radio awards show, P3 Guld, aired from from…
Amrit Singh | January 21, 2010 - 10:19 am
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Bloc Party’s Kele Okereke Going Solo, Working With Someone From Spank Rock

From this quote producer Hudson Mohawk gave the BBC, it’s hard to say if he’s working on Kele’s solo album with someone from Spank Rock…
Amrit Singh | November 6, 2009 - 10:37 am
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Siren Festival 2009 In Photos

The Voice’s annual indie rock fest gave audiophiles the second good reason to visit Coney Island last week, bringing out everyone from Spank Rock to…
Amrit Singh | July 20, 2009 - 10:28 am
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Santigold And Spank Rock “Shove It” On Late Night With Jimmy Fallon

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon was good last night! (See also: Tina Fey was a guest last night). This time the show brought music-related content…
Amrit Singh | March 4, 2009 - 3:57 pm
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