Pase Rock: So Fucking Disco

Haven't already heard Pase Rock? Get on it. After listening to "Lindsay Lohan's Revenge" and "The Motherfucking Rave Is Over" on Rock's MySpace, I'm already deeply, deeply in love. Pase Rock is a part of that Diplo, M.I.A., Blaqstarr sort of electro- inspired hip-hop movement. You know...Neon…


Punching Gold

When I heard "Creator," I didn't want to like her. Sure, it was good...but that's M.I.A.'s territory! So, I neglected to listen to her debut album for many weeks. Finally, I decided to check out her video for "L.E.S. Artistes," which came out recently. Only now do I realize that my criticism was…


Introducing...Yelle

Yelle was introduced to me as the French response to M.I.A.. Upon hearing the entirety of her debut album, Pop Up, I'm seeing traces of something much more dance-oriented, shedding the raw intensity and hook heaviness that signify M.I.A.'s musical identity. As for the artist in question, Yelle grew…


[NEW] Missy Elliot - Ching-A-Ling

Missy Elliot's comeback single, "Ching-A-Ling," is now on the Internets. I'm not positive it's to be released as a comeback single, or just a soundtrack song. Read what the official site says: Check back tomorrow to hear the world premiere of Missy Elliott's new single "Ching-A-Ling" from the…


M.I.A. + Marc Jacobs

I saw these a few weeks ago, but I know there'd be some people who were interested. M.I.A. shot part of the Spring/Summer 2008 collection for Marc Jacobs. The results: Eesh.


Top Fancy Ticklers Of 2007

As promised, I present my picks for the top tunes that did a fair share of tickling my fancy throughout 2007. As a result, my fancy is currently in the process of pressing charges. This list involved a lot of thinking, which is usually against my better judgment. But in the meantime, I shall…