Photos: Girl Talk at The Congress
By Tankboy in Arts & Entertainment on Nov 11, 2008 5:45PM
Saturday's Girl Talk show was so much fun it was ridiculous. We've read a few negative reviews but we think those particular curmudgeons must not have fully thawed from the sudden cold snap left by Obama's departure to D.C. We kid, we kid. We're not fans of The Congress as a venue, and Gregg Gillis a.k.a. Girl Talk's set-list was similar to the one we heard a few months ago ... but who the fuck cares? It's all about having a recontextualized dance party using insanely guilty pleasures, underground oft-forgotten gems, and killer hip-pop beats straight from Sugar Mountain. Plus Nirvana. What's up with all the Nirvana we've been hearing again lately?
Anyway, there was so much craziness we stuffed as much as we could in this massive set. A work of warning though! If either neon or hipsters cause you too start shaking uncontrollably, you might just wanna skip the fun.
View the full set on Flickr