Students who do cool things: Spring Weekend mash-up

Spring Weekend Artist Mashup 2011 by spoletto

Getting tired of waiting for April 15 to arrive?  Check out this mash-up of music by Spring Weekend artists TV On The Radio, Diddy-Dirty Money, Das Racist, Lee Fields & the Expressions, Rebirth Brass Band, Lissy Trullie, and Nicolas Jaar by Stephen Poletto ’12 (a.k.a. DJ Spoletto).

TV on the Radio release new single; Diddy new video

Our Spring Weekend headliners have been pretty busy over the past few days.

On Wednesday, Diddy-Dirty Money released a brand new video for the track “Yesterday” featuring Chris Brown.  The video shows Diddy and Chris Breezy dramatically performing in an oasis of swirling Earth! Fire! Wind! Water! and Heart!(?).

Then, on Thursday, TV on the Radio released the track “Caffeinated Consciousness” for free on their website.  It is the first single off their upcoming album Nine Types of Light (which is slated to drop April 12th, three days before Spring Weekend).  Like many of the group’s past singles, “Caffeinated Consciousness” is percussive, melodic, and awesome. You can download the track for free after the jump. Continue Reading