1. Girl Talk Q&A: On Morgan Spurlock's Hulu Doc, Self-Management, Not Being the 'Usher of Laptop Music'

    September 26, 2011 5:03 PM EDT Gregg Gillis is not your average musician. He doesn't have a manager. He doesn't get much exposure from the mainstream media. His albums have a legal gray cloud hanging over them with their copious samples. And his latest tour "hasn ...

  2. Girl Talk On Morgan Spurlock's 'A Day In The Life' Series: Exclusive Preview

    September 06, 2011 9:13 PM EDT 0 0 0 How does Girl Talk prepare to unleash his epic mixing skills live? He heads for the food supplies aisle at the supermarket. In this exclusive preview of the Sept. 7 episode of Morgan Spurlock's "A Day In The Life" series, the DJ also ...

  3. Outside Lands Festival 2011: 18 Things Seen & Heard

    August 15, 2011 12:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 Now in its fourth year, San Francisco's Outside Lands festival serves the dual purpose of providing vibrant Bay Area city with a response to Indio's white-hot Coachella, and giving the city an annual Golden Gate Park event recalling the by ...

  4. Girl Talk's Gregg Gillis Lollapalooza 2011 Q&A

    Girl Talk's Gregg Gillis Lollapalooza 2011 Q&A

    August 06, 2011 4:39 PM EDT 0 0 0 Girl Talk's Gregg Gillis Lollapalooza 2011 Q&A Gregg Gillis , Lollapalooza , girl talk , Girl Talk , Gregg Gillis , Lollapalooza Videos Girl Talk Gregg Gillis Lollapalooza ...

  5. Uncharted Territory: BL3ND Re-Enters Social 50, Brazilian Acts Felguk and Jota Quest Debut

    June 24, 2011 10:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Exciting things in Uncharted news this week: long-time Uncharted No.1 artist DJ BL3ND also re-entered Social 50 at No. 49, with a 10% gain in YouTube views. His latest mix "Swagga" has earned 1.7 million views since its May 16 debut. Mash- ...

  6. Cody Simpson Makes Social 50 Debut, Chris Brown Leaps Into Top 20

    June 23, 2011 4:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Australian pop singer Cody Simpson debuts on the Social 50 chart at No. 32 thanks to the premiere of the video for his ballad "On My Mind." Since its release on June 17, the video has earned 293,000 plays, respectively (200% week-to-week i ...

  7. Girl Talk a 'Big Supporter' of Fellow Pittsburgh Native Wiz Khalifa

    April 29, 2011 10:33 AM EDT 0 0 0 Though he's been the primary ambassador for Pittsburgh music in recent years, mash-up master Gregg Gillis, aka Girl Talk , is happy share some of the spotlight these days with rapper and fellow "Black and Yellow" partisan Wiz Khalifa ...

  8. Uncharted Territory: Jamie Lynn Noon Jumps to No. 2, Girl Talk Moves In

    February 04, 2011 6:11 PM EST 0 0 0 For the third week in a row, Southern California rapper Traphik tops Billboard Uncharted , our weekly ranking of emerging artists who have yet to appear on a major Billboard chart but are mapping new territory in online fan engagement. During the ch ...

  9. Billboard Bits: Mack Maine Talks 'Carter IV' First Single, Rihanna Announces Fall 2011 UK Tour

    December 07, 2010 6:20 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Mack Maine: Lil Wayne's 'Carter IV' First Single is '6'7"' Rapper Mack Maine has revealed that the first single to Lil Wayne 's mu ...

  10. Girl Talk Releases 'All Day' Album for Free Online

    November 15, 2010 12:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Not only has mash-up mastermind Girl Talk announced the title and track list of "All Day," his fifth sample-heavy full-length, but the Pittsburgh DJ has already released the album in full. The follow-up to 2008's "Feed The Animal ...

  11. Girl Talk Releases New Album, 'All Day,' For Free Online

    November 15, 2010 12:00 AM EST Not only has mash-up mastermind Girl Talk announced the title and track list of "All Day," his fifth sample-heavy full-length, but the Pittsburgh DJ has already released the album in full. The follow-up to 2008's "Feed The Anim ...

  12. Virgin Mobile FreeFest: Preview

    August 27, 2009 12:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 Following last weekend's successful V Fest in the U.K. -- which featured a buzzed-about appearance by Amy Winehouse during The Specials' headlining set -- its organizers are bringing big name bands to U.S. shores this Sunday (Aug. 30) for ...

  13. Girl Talk Experimenting With Actual Songs For Next Album

    April 23, 2009 9:52 AM EDT 0 0 0 Songs are what Gregg Gillis -- aka mash-up master Girl Talk -- is honing in on as he considers a new direction for the follow-up to 2008's lauded "Feed the Animals." "I'm experimenting with different structures and different ...

  14. Radiohead Dazzles At All Points West Opener

    August 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Radiohead played a dazzling headlining set Friday (Aug. 8) to crown the first day of the inaugural All Points West festival, set just across the Hudson River from Manhattan at New Jersey's Liberty Sta Radiohead played a dazzling headlining set ...

  15. Kanye West, NIN Bring Lollapalooza To A Close

    August 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kanye West and Nine Inch Nails closed Lollapalooza 2008 in grand fashion Sunday (Aug. 3) in Chicago's Grant Park, with the former regaling his hometown crowd with hit after hit and the latter band off Kanye West and Nine Inch Nails closed Lolla ...

  16. Girl Talk's 'Animals' Run Wild Online

    June 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As promised, Girl Talk's Gregg Gillis released his fourth record, "Feed the Animals," today (June 19) via the Web site for his label, Illegal Art. As promised, Girl Talk's Gregg Gillis released his fourth record, "Feed the A ...

  17. Girl Talk Goes 'Wild' On New Album

    March 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Girl Talk (Gregg Gillis) is putting the finishing touches on his next Illegal Art album, tentatively titled set "Wild Peace IV: Feed the Animals, Raise the Dead." Girl Talk (Gregg Gillis) is putting the finishing touches on his next Illega ...

  18. Thrill Jockey Turns 15 With London Bash, Boxed Set

    August 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chicago indie label Thrill Jockey will celebrate its 15th birthday with a Nov. 11-12 series of shows at London's Koko. Chicago indie label Thrill Jockey will celebrate its 15th birthday with a Nov. 11-12 series of shows at London's Koko. T ...

  19. Of Montreal, De La Soul Highlight Pitchfork Fest

    July 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Performances from Of Montreal, De La Soul and Girl Talk highlighted the final two days of the Pitchfork Music Festival, which drew 47,000 people over the weekend to Chicago's Union Park. The event kic Performances from Of Montreal, De La Soul a ...

  20. The Police, Ween, Flaming Lips Star At Bonnaroo

    June 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Police's first festival appearance since reuniting last month and performances by Ween and the Flaming Lips highlighted the Saturday (June 16) bill at the Bonnaroo festival in Manchester, Tenn. Th The Police's first festival appearance ...