For Better or Worse, Dan Deacon Has Mashed Up Literally Every Song You Heard This YearBy Sasha Hecht
While everyone else is busy tearing their hair out trying to nail down the golden indie-rock-to-rap-to-mainstream-pop-to-hardcore ratio for their exhaustingly expansive "Best of 2012" lists, Dan Deacon has decided to go the Epic Meal Time route by throwing virtually every song that has worked its way into your earholes this year into a weird, chunky audio smoothie. Featuring appearances by everyone from Grimes to Beach House to Skrillex to Death Grips, Wish Book Volume 1 is a heaping helping of consumable zeitgeist... with an aftertaste of Psy and a bit of indigestion.
Hope you enjoy. Wish Book Volume 1 was made with music made by (in order of appearance): grimes+psy+beach house+skrillex+diplo+nicky da b+dirty projectors+lil wayne+nicki minaj+oneohtrix point never+tune yards+animal collective+rod stewart+the strokes+wiz khalifa+beyoncé+lcd sound system+death grips+ludacris+rihanna+the beatles+roy orbison+silver apples+katy perry+69 boyz+gary glitter+james brown+lmafo+black dice+the ronettes+r. kelly+black eyed peas+lenny kravitz+the misfits+2 chains+daftpunk+led zeppelin+the notorious b.i.g.+devo+lightning bolt+unknown artist recorded in jaipur, india+marvin gaye+radiohead+rage against the machine+salt n peppa+brian eno+madonna
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