Weird Vibes Ep. #13: World’s #1 Music Blogger
On a dewy summer’s eve roughly three years ago, one fearless man took it upon himself to lead a revolution in music journalism. He wanted to do it differently. With a few bold clicks, he registered his domain at According2G.com, and Geoffrey Dicker (AKA “G”) began to build a music empire, allegedly rising to #1 in the blogosphere. According2g.com has been heralded as the “#1 music and art blog on the planet” by According2g.com. He also knows a lot of famous people.
This episode of Weird Vibes is an all-access look at the life of G, the world’s #1 blogger, as he navigates the streets of New York City during CMJ Music Festival 2012 in search of buzz, vibes and exclusive mp3s to premiere on his site. Catch his fascinating interviews with Mac Demarco, DIIV, Paul Banks (Interpol), Unicorn Kid, Kitty Pryde, and Blood Orange, and appearances by Flying Lotus, Pictureplane, Mykki Blanco, Merchandise, Thieves Like Us, Hot Sugar, Twerps, Madeline Follin of Cults, Class Actress,Tao Lin, and more. Plus, G keeps his ear to the ground and checks out events by Fader, Pitchfork, KEXP, Ad Hoc at 285 Kent, NPR at Le Poisson Rogue, and a seapunk party at Glasslands.
Music videos in this episode include Tame Imapala “Feels Like We Only Go Backwards,” TEEN “Electric,”Ultrademon & DJ Kiff “Yr So Wet 3.0,” and Antwon “Living Every Dream.”
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