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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Billboard: Two seizures in one day don’t bode well for Mr. Ross’s health. Gawker: Photos from Sunday’s dedication of the Martin Luther King Memorial and (kind of weird) “Stone of Hope” sculpture. BBC: SBTRKT curates this week’s Essential Mix on BBC Radio 1. BSO: Kevin Durant drops some bars in the club. When should we expect the mixtape? HuffPost: […]

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D.Veloped is an quickly-rising producer/mash-up DJ from North Carolina who has been blowing up the Hype Machinez and the bloggerz and the series of tubez with his creative mash-ups, closer to Milkman than Girl Talk, but just as fun. Check out his flawless synthesis of Oh Land’s “Son of a Gun,” Nelly’s “#1″ and Kanye’s […]

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The Hood Internet, hands down the most creative and talented remix/mash-up duo in the game right now, have just dropped the fifth installment of their Hood Internet Mixtape series. From Matt & Kim/Clipse collisions to a glorious Rihanna/Crystal Castles matrimony, the mixtape is a 60 minute demonstration of how mash-ups should be crafted; an hour […]

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We’ve written about one half of Potomac Boys Club–Mr. Brenton Duvall–quite a bit here recently, but it’s time we show some love to the production duo of Duvall and Patrick McKelvy. The two effortlessly lace the Waka Flocka Flame/Wale jam “No Hands” over a chopped up remix of Ellie Goulding’s “Lights” (hey, didn’t we just […]

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Wow. It’s been a while since I dropped my last mixtape. It’s seems like forever ago that we were saying goodbye to Summer, since now all I can think about are my freezing cold toesies. Enter the All Things Go Workout Mixtape Disc 2; here to get rid of your post-Thanksgiving pudge and complement the […]

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Any time I get a chance to show love to D.C. musicians, I jumps on it. This time, it’s Brenton Duvall of the Potomac Boys Club who, according to his mission statement, desires to deliver “funky jams…sunny days…everyday.” I feel like that’s a train we can all get on. Duvall recently released The PBC Demos, […]

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MSTRKRFT is awesome. We all know this. This isn’t news. They are the only group that can really get away with removing the vowels (which became a huge indie trend) since, you know, it looks fucking awesome. They also dropped a song about a year ago called “Heartbreaker” which you’ve clearly heard before. In case […]

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DJ Bahler is a mash-up DJ from Los Angeles who recently released a mixtape called Mashin’ Pit, which features our favorite band’s repertoire spliced with some of the more recognizable jams in recent memory. While it is entirely possible (and, in my opinion, likely) that DJ Bahler came up with the name of the mix […]

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“People see rock and roll as, as youth culture, and when youth culture becomes monopolized by big business, what are the youth to do? Do you, do you have any idea? I think we should destroy the bogus capitalist process that is destroying youth culture.” These are the opening lines of “Heaven’s on Fire” by […]

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