Archive for November 2012

The endgame

“I just worked out what it is! It’s my jacket that’s making me play so bad.” Indeed it is, because when Justin takes off his jacket and stashes it on the shelf next to the jukebox, his play does improve. He sinks six balls without reply, and what began as […]

Video: The Frown: Her name is Eve

The keyboard player could’ve had three heads and we wouldn’t have noticed. The dude on sampler or whatever could’ve had a cock so big he was rolling it around on a rickshaw ride and it would’ve escaped our notice. The guy on the AV vibes we noticed because he was […]

Video: PSY-MC Hammer mash-up at AMAs

This performance closed this week’s American  Music Awards. Current lord of the Multipipe Korean rapper PSY has amassed something like 779 million views with his Gangnam Style video. So who better to team up with on his coming-out performance than the man who did the equivalent thing 20 years ago, […]

Video: Kendrick Lamar freestyle

A lot of freestyle raps are actually some prepared rhymes with the odd topical phrase thrown in to make it look improvised. But one way to really make sure your boy is freestyling is to throw fresh topics at him while he’s rapping, in the middle of his flow and […]

Video: Lenny Bruce: All Alone

Spoken-word fusion? Heartfelt yet flippant, arrogant and humble? Well, if you’re trying to find how to do it best, you need to start with Lenny Bruce. Here he mixes in beat poetry, comedy, lounge jazz and doggerel rhyme in this version of All Alone.

Video: Hysterical Literature: The making of…

So, we’re not going to lie. We were so fascinated by Clayton Cubitt‘s erotic fusion of high and low art in his Hysterical Literature series that we featured earlier. So we did some further… Let’s call it “research”. If you’re familiar with the art form, Hysterical Literature is a series […]