Remember when Salt N Pepa’sShoop made you think of, well, Salt n’ Pepa? Now all I can think about is Ellen DeGeneres and her uncomfortable dance in her 2003 HBO Special. Moistworks brings back the memories.
New Orleans-born Idris Muhammed smokes The Power of Soul, a Jimi Hendrix tune revised for funk-jazz palate. (courtesy of diddywah)
Stereogum is hosting some fun mash-ups that really work. Check out the Suzanne Vega/Dire Straights post-collaboration called Tom’s Investigators.
LA band Modey Lemon is on the up and up with Bucket of Butterflies. Check out their site and their drunkenly artistic tour pictures.
combo plates has a horn-y Morphine song called Cartoon Capers.