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The Week In Pop: Bro-Country Is Temporary, But Luke Bryan Is Forever

Two seemingly contradictory reports from Billboard this week: Bro-country is over and Luke Bryan has another #1 album. Bro-country, as coined by Jody Rosen (then…
Chris DeVille | August 20, 2015 - 2:54 pm
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The Week In Pop: From The Earliest MP3 To The Latest Britney Spears, A Pop History Of Suzanne Vega’s “Tom’s Diner”

"Tom's Diner" is one of those songs you know even if you don't realize it. Suzanne Vega's signature song -- written about the same NYC…
Chris DeVille | April 30, 2015 - 12:54 pm
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80 Other Bands With Official Sneakers

Last week the Animal Collective bros released an official mixtape for their new … sneakers. That is a thing now. Gotta keep fans on their…
Scott Lapatine | April 6, 2011 - 12:31 pm
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More Steve Aoki stories

Another Injured Fan Sues Cake-Thrower Steve Aoki

Throwing cake at his fans is kind of Steve Aoki's thing. In fact, the popular DJ recently decided to stop throwing cakes at musical festivals,…
Peter Helman | February 22, 2016 - 6:59 pm
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No Surprises Among Forbes’ Highest Paid DJs 2015

Forbes released its list of the world's highest-paid DJs this morning, and it looks mightily similar to the ones from the last two years. As…
James Rettig | August 24, 2015 - 4:27 pm
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Steve Aoki Sued For Breaking Audience Member’s Neck During Concert

ABC 10 reports that popular DJ Steve Aoki is being sued for accidentally breaking an audience member's neck during a concert at the Hard Rock…
James Rettig | May 18, 2015 - 7:39 pm
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Watch Ryan Hemsworth, Moby, Nile Rodgers, & Some EDM Guys We Don’t Recognize In NCIS: Ibiza

Funny Or Die rounded up a few notable people for a parody of NCIS located in the rave hotspot of Ibiza. Ryan Hemsworth is a…
James Rettig | May 14, 2015 - 6:10 pm

Sorry Festival-Goers, Steve Aoki Is Only Throwing Cake At His Real Fans Now

We've previously chronicled much-impersonated celebrity DJ Steve Aoki's cherished and/or controversial tradition of throwing cake at his fans. Now it looks like Aoki is…
Chris DeVille | January 7, 2015 - 1:07 pm
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Watch This Guy Impersonate Steve Aoki At An EDM Festival And Become A Magnet For Selfies

Superstar DJ and notorious cake-thrower Steve Aoki is a music festival all-star. So when YouTube user Jarrad Seng dressed up as Aoki and walked around…
Chris DeVille | December 2, 2014 - 1:51 pm
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Forbes’ Highest Paid DJs 2014 Is Pretty Similar To 2013

Last summer Forbes released a list of the world's highest-paid DJs topped off by Calvin Harris, Tiesto, and David Guetta. This year's list is out,…
Chris DeVille | August 19, 2014 - 4:38 pm
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Steve Aoki Defends Throwing Cake At His Fans

DJ Steve Aoki is well-known for throwing cake at the audience during his shows, well-known here meaning that it's notable enough to warrant a mention…
James Rettig | August 10, 2014 - 6:37 pm
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Diplo, Steve Aoki, & Deorro – “Freak” (Feat. Steve Bays) Video (NSFW)

Next month, Diplo will release a new compilation of recent tracks called Random White Dude Be Everywhere. One of those tracks is "Freak," a full-on…
Tom Breihan | June 26, 2014 - 3:18 pm
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Sasquatch! 2013 Monday: The Postal Service, Ariel Pink, Death Grips, & More

If there was one constant during the Monday at Sasquatch! it might as well have been "failure." The rainy final day, riddled with many sound…
Miles Bowe | May 28, 2013 - 5:42 pm

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 Stosuy | April 18, 2009 - 1:33 pm
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The ‘Gum Drop Volume XXIV: Hear New Telephone Jim Jesus, Win Paul Frank And Steve Aoki Swag

In this week's 'Gum Drop, we premiered a tune from Oakland's George Chadwick, aka Telephone Jim Jesus. The folks at anticon call his birthplace of…
Brandon Stosuy | February 13, 2008 - 1:11 pm

‘Gum Drop Giveaway #24

Win a Paul Frank bicycle, watch, and poster, plus an autographed copy of the new Steve Aoki CD.
Brandon Stosuy | February 12, 2008 - 10:21 am

Santogold @ MSG & Rebel, NYC 9/22/07 (& Afterparty Pics, Starring Spank Rock, Diplo, Amanda Blank & … Andrew WK?)

Expected to be blown away, by Björk on Monday at MSG, and of course we were blown away by Björk on Monday at…
Stereogum | September 27, 2007 - 5:11 pm
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