albums Lists

2010 Wrap-Up: Top Albums of the Year – Honorable Mention

List time. Lets start with album releases. The only rules are the that the album had to be released in the United States (legally) this year. After a particularly anemic year for albums in 2009, 2010 had so many long form releases I could hardly keep up. Side-note: Honorable mention is partially due to the […]

Dance Mash-ups

Girl Talk: “All Day” Released!

Unless you have been living under a rock, you probably saw Girl Talk released his latest album All Day for free on the internetz. Get Girl Talk – All Day at Illegal Art’s site either tracked out or as a seamless mp3 file (as intended, but if you are intelligent enough to listen to it […]

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While I Was Out – MSU, Girl Talk, Kanye West & Jon Connor

Yea, you should probably watch this highlight again.While I was in East Lansing watching the best play of the early college season so far, lets see what I missed: A) Girl Talk released the NYE concert/documentary I mentioned last week. Pretty interesting to see the whole preparation and Gregg’s hilarious troupe of friends/co-workers. I’m hoping […]


Girl Talk: NYE 09 Short Film & New Album

Quite possibly the best news I’ve heard all week. A) Girl Talk is releasing a music doc/concert film on Sep 21st. The film will be available for viewing on YouTube and focus on his epic NYE ’09 show at Congress Theater in Chicago(via Consequence of Sound). Watch the trailer and tell me it doesn’t look […]

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Thursday Linkage: Eminem, Girl Talk samples, T.I., The Roots, and more

A) I like the new album art for Eminem’s Recovery. Now where is the album?? UPDATE: Nah Right also has the tracklist. A Rihanna feature? Not what I was expecting. I’m looking forward to the production credits next. B) The Feed The Animals Wikipedia page has already been a great resource for keeping track of […]


Thursday Linkage: Janelle Monae, Junip, ACL and more

A) Janelle Monae stopped by David Letterman last night. I’m pretty sure you’ll be seeing her a lot more on television this year. Pick up Janelle Monae – The Archandroid here. B) I mentioned Jose Gonzalez’s group project Junip a few weeks ago. In anticipation for the release of their upcoming EP, the band is […]

Festivalist Mixtape

Festivalist ’10: The Hangout Music Fest Mixtape

Now that the daily schedule has been released, the 3-day passes have been purchased and the beach house has been rented, its time for a mixtape. By no means is this a summary of all the great music you’re bound to hear if attending The Hangout Music Festival in Gulf Shores, AL during May 14-16th. […]