Posts Tagged ‘Hood Internet’

ToDo ToDay: The Hood Internet, Richard Ford, and Hip-Hop Dance Battles

Not every mashup works, but remix musicians the Hood Internet have perfected the art. Armed with laptops and wildly open minds, DJs ABX and STV SLV mash indie rock, pop, rap, and R&B into an aural pulp that sounds best in crowded, sweaty clubs. Ever wanted to hear Drake and Jay Z spitting verses together? Yearning [...]

ToDo ToDay: Walk Away Renee

More than 40 years after its heyday, ’60s baroque poppers The Left Banke have remained lodged in a couple of corners of pop-culture imagination. The Swedish indie-pop singer Jens Lekman sampled The Left Banke’s charming “Something on My Mind” for his even more charming “Black Cab.” Certain 1-percenters will recognize Left Banke bassist Tom Finn [...]

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