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The Cool Kids | When Fish Ride Bicycles

As you'd expect from the name, the Cool Kids have a fascination with social status and trends as well as with rebelling against them.
Green Label Sound (2011)
By DAN WEISS  |  July 22, 2011
The Cool Kids at the Middle East downstairs

The Cool Kids at the Middle East downstairs


Here's the thing about the Cool Kids: as overhyped and spectacularly neon as they once were and might still be, they always put on a...
By webteam  |  June 22, 2010

The Cool Kids + Passion Pit + Reel Big Fish at Bowdoin


So supposedly it's students-only, but the ingenious and kind-of-geeky rap group the Cool Kids are playing at Bowdoin's Whittier Field today with indie hypesters Passion...
By webteam  |  April 28, 2010

VIDEO: Halloween Mash UP


Halloween at Resurrect, Bloodfeast, and EstateAt 11:30 pm on Halloween, we realized we never charged our camera. After nearly abandoning the night to a bottle...
By webteam  |  November 05, 2009
How Come Every Time a Black Hipster Rises a White Asshole Has to Tear Him Down?

How Come Every Time a Black Hipster Rises a White Asshole Has to Tear Him Down?


When white people co-opt black styles - like I’ve been doing for years - we get everlasting shit fro...
By Chris Faraone  |  May 19, 2009
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Present perfect

For some hip-hop heads, artists like Mickey Factz represent everything that reeks in rap. Between his bypassing the rugged underground, blowing up on-line, and occasionally kicking Kanye-esque arrogance, he's an easy target for so-called purists.
Mickey Factz is here to catch your asses up.
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  March 02, 2009