At first glance, one might assume that Beirut and Katy Perry go together about as well as lamb and tuna fish, yet Rostam (of Vampire Weekend and Discovery fame) somehow finds a way to make them the perfect couple with his mash-up of Beirut’s jubilant “Scenic World” and Perry’s “Hot n Cold.” Rostam has apparently […]

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Plastic Plates is back at it again with his seemingly endless supply of disco-funk beats.  His newest target is Katy Perry’s “The One That Got Away,” and he’s accomplished the incredible feat of making the bubble-gum pop queen sound even catchier.  If you’re in LA, catch him tomorrow night opening for Little Boots at School […]

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NME: How much does it cost on average to release an album from an established pop star? Over $4.5 million. That’s a lot of glitter. Uncut: David Bowie is “most likely” retiring from making music, according to his biographer. Hello, Labyrinth 2? AbsolutePunk: Portugal. the Man gets most of their stolen gear back. This rarely […]

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[youtube l-DE3clAjNc 557 313] So, continuing on our female pop tangent that we started yesterday, we’ve got a Lindsay Lohan video. However, to add a whole bunch of indie cred to this post is the song that tracks the video. It is ATG favorite Theophilus London covering Tweet’s 2002 hit “Oops”. It gets even better […]

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I know what you’re thinking. How could a supposedly “indie” or “alternative” music blog touch anything Katy Perry is involved in with a ten foot pole? The answer is simple; “Firework” is catchy-as-all-hell, and I’m not averse to posting a jam when I hear one. Case in point, this Gewurztraminer remix of the aforementioned sugary gem. […]

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