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Music Monday: Kriss Kross

Posted by on Mon, April 25th, 2011 at 5:00 pm

TSG here with a late edition of Music Monday, but one that will no doubt get you movin’!

The music industry has seen its share of fleeting acts – bands/artists who have a hit or two and then fade away. In the early 1990s, the hip hop community was overrun with groups who would have a catchy hit and then pretty quickly fade away. One of TSG’s favorite groups from that era was Kriss Kross, a pair of kids with dope rhymes, killer beats, baggy clothes worn backwards and songs about things like warmin’ it up and resolving never to miss the schoolbus again. The song that started it all for them was Jump – here it is:

Admit it – you’re shaking your booty right now. It’s totally natural.

Music Monday: Bob Dylan

Posted by on Mon, March 28th, 2011 at 1:00 pm
For today’s Music Monday, TSG just searched for “The Greatest Song of All Time”; according to Rolling Stone a few years back, the greatest song of all time is Like A Rolling Stone, one of Bob Dylan’s many masterpieces – widely covered, often imitated but never duplicated. It became the calling card for a youth ... Read More »

Music Monday: The Twitter Song

Posted by on Mon, March 21st, 2011 at 12:00 pm
Now that we’ve started celebrating Twitter’s 5th birthday, here’s a special song about everyone’s favorite short-form website courtesy of Ben Walker:

Music Monday Eats It

Posted by on Mon, March 7th, 2011 at 12:00 pm
Back in the early 80s, when MTV was still young, music videos were made as miniature movies – often a video would have a bit of filmed business before and after the song, telling a complete story. Michael Jackson in particular was a leader in the art of music videos; from Thriller to Beat It ... Read More »