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Kate McGarry makes a feminist move on the standards songbook

On a first listen to Kate McGarry's new Girl Talk (Palmetto), you might not suspect any special agenda — this is simply the kind of original, heartfelt treatment of a well-chosen mix of songs that the singer has led us to expect in her half dozen release
In her own time
By JON GARELICK  |  April 06, 2012
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Girl Talk's success is no longer sample sized

When the free download of All Day dropped unexpectedly in the middle of November, it exploded across the internet, leaving the mainstream media to explain what exactly Girl Talk is to those same people who don't know who Arcade Fire are.
Letting it rip
By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  February 25, 2011
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50 shows to see before finals week

This is a message fromBostonFunShit, the Phoenix's authority on having a good time: Get out of your dorm. Here are 50 ways to have an unforgettable evening this semester.
Pulling an all-nighter
By @BOSTONFUNSHIT  |  January 28, 2011
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37 things to do before finals

You're back from the holiday break and are ready to fill in the social calendar that stretches from here to the end of the semester. Check out these entries and get ready to get busy .
Where the fun is
By CHRIS CONTI  |  January 28, 2011
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Looking back on 2010: Maine goes red

There were big wins, big defeats, encouraging signs, and disappointments. Here's a look at what Maine enjoyed — and endured — in 2010.
Republicans take over Augusta, Portland cops go online, gay rights stay center stage, and more!
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  December 24, 2010
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Girl Talk | All Day

In one fell swoop that came in the form of a surprise, free-of-charge digital release a week ago Monday, Greg Gillis overturned the idea he'd been instrumental in creating at the birth of mash-up culture.
Illegal Art (2010)
By CARRIE BATTAN  |  November 26, 2010


32. Girl Talk

Nowadays, old school rappers look back three decades and laugh at critics who predicted they'd be gone in five years. Unfortunately, Greg Gillis (a/k/a Girl Talk) will never share that satisfaction.
Nowadays, old school rappers look back three decades and laugh at critics who predicted they'd be gone in five years. Unfortunately, Greg Gillis (a/k/a Girl Talk) will never share that satisfaction.
By Boston Phoenix Staff  |  March 26, 2009
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All at once

If nothing else, the release of The Spirit of Apollo (Anti-) a few weeks ago by the intercontinental hip-hop/baile/other duo of N.A.S.A. (that’s North America/South America) makes an encouraging, if not actually uttered, statement.
N.A.S.A.’s gang bangers might be a little much
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  March 03, 2009
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Listen!


10 pop and jazz discs you need
By JIM MACNIE  |  December 23, 2008
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Harvard nips fun in the bud

Harvard is not a fun place. Girl Talk was going to change all that.
Girl Talk at Harvard Yard, November 20, 2008
By RICHARD BECK  |  November 25, 2008

Interview: Girl Talk

David Thorpe chats up Gregg Gillis
David Thorpe chats up Gregg Gillis
By DAVID THORPE  |  November 10, 2008


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Riot act

Girl Talk plays a little bit of everything
Girl Talk plays a little bit of everything
By MICHAEL ALAN GOLDBERG  |  November 10, 2008

Countdown: the week's 25 most useless music stories


25. Pantera's Vinnie Paul -- no doubt thinking about Hendrix's guitar and that Sgt. Pepper drum -- auctions his oven on Ebay.

24. Miley Cyrus comes thiiiiiiiiiiiis close to a Vanessa Hudgens moment: wet T-shirt pix from hacked phone leaked to internet.

23. By Carly Carioli  |  July 18, 2008

Everybody dance now

Girl Talk is a party architect. Slideshow: Girl Talk at the Middle East Downstairs, January 21, 2007
 Girl Talk, the Middle East Downstairs, January 20, 2007
By MAC CARROLL  |  January 22, 2007