[LIVE] Two Door Cinema Club, Friends, St. Lucia @ The Palladium 10.25.12

Words: Danny Coviello || Pictures: Russ Ramos

♫ St. Lucia – We Got It Wrong

Thursday night at The Palladium was awesome. Three distinctly different acts yet three distinctly great sets. First to the stage was the ever so atmospheric St. Lucia lead by front man Jean-Philip Grobler. This was by far the biggest venue I’ve ever seen St. Lucia perform in yet there wasn’t an inch of space in the place that the their dreamy jams didn’t reach. From the opening piano note on “Before The Dive” to the outro chants on their new single “September”, St. Lucia was on point. While Read more

[MASHUP] Friends – I’m Jay’s Girl (Jay-Z “Encore” mashup)

this man is made! he’s killin all y’all jive turkeys,
do y’all want more of the jigga man?

♫ Friends – I’m Jay’s Girl (Jay-Zs Encore mashup)

Friends’ “I’m His Girl” is basically a song about owning your relationship cause you know how great and healthy it is. It’s basically about swagger. So who better to mash it up with? Brilliant.

[STREAM] Friends – “I’m His Girl”

it’s not domineering, just endearing

  • Who: Samantha, Lesley, Oliver, Nikki, Matthew
  • What: Oddball Funk Pop, like Summer Camp, Kitten, San Cisco
  • Where: Brooklyn, NY + Facebook
  • When: Debut album Manifest is out now.
  • Why: It’s a big, bold, fuck-off from a girlfriend to everyone else in the world. Set to any other music and it wouldn’t work as well as this swaggeriffic funk groove. Love those bongoes tucked in there!