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Wednesday, September 07, 2005

Review Of Brian Wilson/Kanye West Mash-Up

NEW CITY CHICAGO (second item)
The mash-up's creator, Lushlife, cited a recent quote from Brian Wilson, in which he demeans the state of music and questions the merits of hip-hop, as inspiration for this musical mash-up. "I remember reading that and it sort of broke my heart," Lushlife recalls, a longtime Beach Boys fan. "I saw it as an opportunity to bridge that gap. I wanted to show Brian Wilson that hip-hop is a very melodic and viable art form."