Once regarded as the populist face of the mash-up movement, the copyright-flogging Girl Talk is increasingly known for one thing: Throwing insane parties. While his critics still ponder what it means to serve hip-hop with a cold glass of Neutral Milk, his fans aren’t exactly about the songs; whoever uploads his videos to YouTube wouldn’t know UGK from UFO. It’s just a bonkers excuse to let loose, sweat, and probably hear one or two songs that everyone likes— it’s like the best wedding reception you’ll ever attend. With Max Tundra and Wiz Khalifa.
Sun., Aug. 23, 2 p.m., 2009
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on August 18, 2009