Jakob Dorof

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  • 4 years ago

    Just when mashups seemed a horse corpse well flogged by the likes of Glee and Girl Talk, the prodigal son of Discovery-era Daft Punk and the very best of Dr. Luke's blockbuster pop comes along to breathe life into the genre. The 17-year-old wunder...

  • 4 years ago | Concert Reviews

    Washed Out, Grimes, Blood Orange The Bowery Ballroom Monday, July 11 Better than: Trillwave? To any musician with an audience, it's been clear for ages—probably dating back to when Dylan went electric—that to change your entire instrumen...

  • 4 years ago | Concert Reviews

    Four Tet, SBTRKT, FaltyDL, Bronze, TURRBOTAX DJs P.S. 1 (Warm Up 2011) Saturday, July 9 Better than: Any other Warm Up show you'll see this summer. (Probably.) I have to admit, right off the bat: Per my stubborn insistence on darting up and down M...

  • 4 years ago

    If you’re like most Americans, you probably know shoplifting as a nervous tic of rich celebrities, something that was hip to do in the ’70s, or a friend’s bad habit—that is, if you’ve never pinched anything yourself. In Th...

  • 4 years ago | Concert Reviews

    Fucked Up w/JEFF the Brotherhood, Iceage 285 Kent Ave Saturday, June 25 Better than: Seeing Fucked Up at, say, Terminal 5. After playing the middle slot between two legends of indie in a cavernous Manhattan concert hall this past Thursday, Fucked ...

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