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Claire Lobenfeld

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GEN F: Ceremony

Ceremony’s early output is catalogued on a pack of thrashed out 7-inches and albums. Their youthful frustration comes from a familiar place: the suburbs. In their early years, Ceremony was just one (if excellent) example … read more »

POSTED March 5, 2012 10:45AM IN GEN F TAGS: , , ,
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Waka Flocka f. Rocko, “Get This Money” MP3

Waka Flocka continues to express his love for his belly on “Get This Money,” featuring fellow Georgian, Rocko, from DJ Spinz’s Heart of the City 10 mixtape. Waka’s Friday bounty also includes a video for … read more »

POSTED February 17, 2012 4:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,
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Nina Sky, “Day Dreaming” MP3

Twin sisters Nicole and Natalie Albino bka Nina Sky, know how to wear a bevy of different hats, whether they’re teaming up with Kid Sister for a Spanglish rendition of Debbie Deb’s “Look Out Weekend” … read more »

POSTED February 2, 2012 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: ,

Video: Double Dagger, No Allies

Double Dagger is visceral punk suitable for the hyperactive freak outs, but also, just general awesomeness. It’s no surprise they’ve found a Baltimore bud in the video’s director, Matt Porterfield. His most recent film Putty … read more »

POSTED May 24, 2010 11:34AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

The Mythos of Toadies' Rubberneck

After a long inner-office sing-along of Toadies’ “Possum Kingdom” and the subsequent viewing of Beavis and Butthead’s “cultural critique” of its music video, we were brought back to a simpler time when our job was … read more »

POSTED April 23, 2010 12:15PM IN THE TRIPWIRE

Weezer Gets In On The Dentist Office Music Market

The last time you were listening to Rivers Cuomo and crew, were you thinking to yourself, It would be really great if they started playing music that was appropriate for easy listening stations? Well, April … read more »

POSTED April 16, 2010 2:50PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (2) TAGS: ,

It's a Bird, It's a Plane—No, it's Gayngs!

Again! If Gayngs is the Jagjaguwar version of Super Friends, then here’s a list of some of their respective super powers, as featured on “Faded High”: cocktail lounge keyboard twinkling, subtle funk bass, super smooth … read more »

POSTED April 13, 2010 9:08AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

Hollywood, You Know We're Right

We’ve been mulling over the up and down Internet-narrative about who will do what in the eventual Kurt Cobain biopic for months. In February, we proposed three suitable options to the folks making film, three … read more »

POSTED April 9, 2010 11:02AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

No Joke, BRAHMS Remixes Neon Indian

Confession: we belabored over writing a clever version of the BRAHMS the band/Brahms the composer joke expressly for this post. But instead of just zoning out and constructing a healthy dose of Tripwire tomfoolery to … read more »

POSTED April 5, 2010 5:47PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Beck's Latest Record Club Is In Excess of Awesome

Beck’s Record Club continues to present us regular folk with an internal conundrum. On one hand, we’re always voraciously hunting down some new awesomeness with which to fill our ears. The first two songs from … read more »

POSTED April 5, 2010 2:59PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: