Hip-Hop –Major Lazer – Watch Out For This (Bumaye) My roommate says the genre of this song is “Bar Mitzvah Revivalism” and that is the most true and hilarious thing I’ve ever heard. The above video is a promo for the upcoming album — Here’s the full song.
Jam of the Week – Atoms for Peace – Ingenue Well, damn. Thom Yorke never loses his totally weird, intriguing ridiculousness. And that dancer! Around 1:46 when she starts doing a modern dance Tai Chi… I die.
BCA has the difficult job of trying to please everyone. It has the lofty task of accommodating to the music tastes of as many Brunonians as possible. As a result, the lineups tend to be pretty eclectic — it’s almost as if they pressed shuffle a few times on a library compiled from every Brown student’s iPod.
So naturally when we got our hands on Stephen Poletto ’12‘s mashup featuring the performers of Spring Weekend 2012, we were a little skeptical. Cam’ron’s Bar Mitzvah-era jams on top of What Cheer? Brigade’s Balkan grooves isn’t exactly the recipe for a floor-filler. To our amusement and surprise, it actually pretty awesome. You can cop the mp3 by (alt) clicking HERE.