Sunday, October 26, 2008

Mashup as Socio-Political Essay

DJ Earworm unleashes the illest mashup to date, putting DJ Girltalk to shame. "No More Gas," picks up where the Avalanches left off. (Right click SAVE AS to download, preview below by pressing play.)

For the uninitaited, a mashup is an editing (as opposed to a sampling) of multiple tracks into a single track. "No More Gas" combines works by, Estelle & Kanye West, Rihanna, Flo-Rida & T-Pain, Lupe Fiasco & Matthew Santos, Madonna & Timbaland & Justin Timberlake, Ne-Yo, Britney Spears, Pussycat Dolls, Danity Kane, Leona Lewis, Kardinal Offishal & Akon.

And, speaking of no more gas...