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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

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This was generally a busy week, music-video-wise, but the biggest stories were two flashy, conversation-starting pop videos that seemed to represent two different sides of…
Tom Breihan | August 22, 2014 - 10:24 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This week's list walks the line between calm, serene, stately beauty and extreme blood-splooge trash. Both can be awesome! And both are perfectly legit music-video…
Tom Breihan | May 30, 2014 - 11:10 am

More Trash Talk stories

Watch YG Perform With Kamaiyah & Trash Talk, Introduce His New Scrabble Game On Kimmel

YG has already given us one of the best rap albums of the year in Still Brazy, and now he's showing off his comedy chops,…
Tom Breihan | September 2, 2016 - 12:55 pm

Antwon & Wiki – “Squad Deep” (Feat. Lee Spielman) Video

It's a punk-rap summit meeting! On the new track "Squad Deep," San Jose brawler Antwon and Ratking street urchin Wiki come together over a beat…
Tom Breihan | March 26, 2015 - 12:31 pm

Trash Talk Get Their Own Converse

Converse has a history of getting bands to design custom sneakers, from Metallica to Big Boi to Pink Floyd (check out our official band sneaker
Miles Bowe | October 22, 2014 - 2:58 pm

Trash Talk & Flatbush Zombies – “Modern Mayhem”

Earlier this year, Californian hardcore warriors Trash Talk and Brooklyn internet-rap drug-munchers Flatbush Zombies teamed up for "97.92," a song from the Converse-sponsored CONS EP
Tom Breihan | September 10, 2014 - 11:50 am

Trash Talk – “The Great Escape” Video

Sacramento hardcore band Trash Talk put out their uncompromising new album, No Peace, a few months ago. In the trippy, violent, animated new video for…
Peter Helman | August 20, 2014 - 3:54 pm

Watch Trash Talk Knock Down Event Photographer’s Drone With A Beercan

During a show in Detroit on Saturday, thrash rockers Trash Talk threw a beer at a drone that was hovering above them and photographing the…
James Rettig | August 13, 2014 - 10:37 pm

Trash Talk – “The Hole” Video

Today, berserk hardcore road warriors Trash Talk released No Peace, their furious new album, and we named it our Album Of The Week. Around the…
Tom Breihan | May 27, 2014 - 3:45 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Trash Talk No Peace

People don't talk about Trash Talk's music. We talk about Trash Talk as an avenging force, or as a torch-bearing institution dedicated to reminding us…
Tom Breihan | May 27, 2014 - 1:48 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

In keeping with my newfound traditions of saying nice things about Gwar in the intros to these posts, the music-related video I enjoyed most this…
Tom Breihan | May 2, 2014 - 12:44 pm

Trash Talk x Flatbush Zombies – “97.92” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

West Coast hardcore chaos agents Trash Talk and rising East Coast hip-hop upstarts Flatbush Zombies teamed for "97.92" in February as part of the Converse-sponsored…
Chris DeVille | May 1, 2014 - 11:26 am

Trash Talk – “Cloudkicker”

The legendarily violent Sacramento hardcore warriors Trash Talk made an effort to clean up their sound slightly on their last album, 2012's 119, but it…
Tom Breihan | April 22, 2014 - 9:29 am

Wavves And Trash Talk Interview Shaquille O’Neal

Last week Shaquille O'Neal announced plans for a sequel to his widely panned cult classic 1994 video game, Shaq Fu, funded in part through Indiegogo.
Chris DeVille | March 10, 2014 - 10:47 am

Trash Talk x Flatbush Zombies – “97.92” (Stereogum Premiere)

Last fall we heard "Gauchos," a collaboration between New York rap collective Ratking and Black Dice member Eric Copeland commissioned by Converse for an upcoming…
Chris DeVille | February 17, 2014 - 11:44 am

Watch DIIV, Sky Ferreira, Trash Talk, Charli XCX In A Myspace Commercial

The Justin Timberlake-co-owned new Myspace apparently launched today, despite the fact that registration has already been opened to the public and the editorial has been…
Claire Lobenfeld | June 12, 2013 - 4:58 pm

SXSW 2013 Wednesday: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Waxahatchee, White Lung, & Lots Of Metal

Stereogum's recaps and photos from SXSW continue... …
Stereogum | March 14, 2013 - 2:07 pm

Trash Talk – “Exile On Broadway”

We're less than a week away from the release of Trash Talk's 119, their first album to be released on Odd Future's label. We've already…
Michael Nelson | October 3, 2012 - 5:22 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I never expected to use the word "Lynchian" to describe a 2 Chainz video, but that happened this week. Yet again, we've got a complete…
Tom Breihan | August 31, 2012 - 12:28 pm

Trash Talk – “F.E.B.N.” Video (Dir. Tyler, The Creator)

"F.E.B.N.," the new song from feral Sacramento hardcore band and newly minted Odd Future affiliates Trash Talk, is a minute and a half of screams…
Tom Breihan | August 31, 2012 - 8:40 am

Trash Talk – “F.E.B.N.”

Trash Talk's scathing, violent hardcore has been captured on a handful of excellent releases, but the band's profile skyrocketed when they signed to Odd Future…
Michael Nelson | August 29, 2012 - 5:56 pm

Tyler, The Creator & Earl Sweatshirt @ Best Buy Theater, NYC 7/26/12

When I entered the Best Buy Theater, I walked past the box office and immediately braced myself as a lanky guy with long shorts, a…
Alex Tatusian | July 27, 2012 - 3:55 pm

Watch Trash Talk & Odd Future Perform Together In Brooklyn

To cap off last night's Odd Future Records bazaar, Trash Talk played a late night set at Williamsburg's 285 Kent. Left Brain DJed before Trash…
Corban Goble | July 27, 2012 - 1:33 pm

Watch Nardwuar Interview Trash Talk

Nardwuar sets up in Vancouver again to interview Sacramento punks Trash Talk and bestow his usual deeply researched gifts upon the band (including E-40 and…
Corban Goble | July 18, 2012 - 1:33 pm

List

The 5 Most Memorable SXSW Sets Of The Past 5 Years

The "discovery" function of SXSW faded long ago, when the internet democratized access to information and YouTube brought every band's live show to everyone's laptops.
Stereogum | March 15, 2012 - 2:49 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Vacation, it would seem, is finally over. For the first time in a few weeks, it was actually a bit of a chore to narrow…
Tom Breihan | January 13, 2012 - 4:09 pm

Trash Talk – “Slander” Video

In the new animated video for Trash Talk's hyperactive hardcore rager "Slander," a guy takes some form of radioactive mushrooms before a Trash Talk show…
Tom Breihan | January 10, 2012 - 12:02 pm

Area Codes

Area Codes: 916 – Sacramento, CA

A prominent narrative going into CMJ this year was the surge in the popularity of hardcore music, and at the forefront of that discussion was…
Corban Goble | November 11, 2011 - 11:53 am

CMJ 2011: Class Superlatives & Our Finest Photos

We're on the other side of CMJ now, which you could probably tell by the uptick in the music news cycle, or by some bloggers'
Amrit Singh | October 24, 2011 - 6:19 pm
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