By God Help The Girl.
In a year of great music, the ‘Dark Was the Night’ compilation is near the top. Now comes ‘Dark Was the Night’: The Concert, a truly mammoth undertaking. Members of The National curated the event to benefit AIDS research with performances by David Byrne, The Dirty Projectors, Bon Iver, Sharon Jones and My Brightest Diamond.
From http://soundopinions.org/archive/2008/feb.html#guestgirltalk Show #115: 02.08.08 Guest: Gregg Gillis aka Girl Talk (20:25 in), Bob Newhart
Gregg Gillis, aka Girl Talk, has become an underground sensation by using other people’s music. This week the sample-based collage artist joins Jim and Greg for a discussion about dance parties, biomedicine and running from the law.
The Cocteau Twins singing Tim Buckley (as recorded under This Mortal Coil).