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Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Track(s) of the Day: Wallpaper.

Posted By on Wed, Sep 23, 2009 at 11:08 AM

This week's cover story is about Wallpaper., a multi-media extravaganza of music, videos, performances, and booty tweets, headed by songwriter/producer/remixer Eric Frederic. He's a one-man symbol of the fracturing music industry--where, even when you have the chops to get ahead, success comes in random spurts.

At its core, Wallpaper. is a very entertaining act, which has helped the duo of Frederic and drummer Arjun Singh sell out clubs in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Sacramento.

They're headlining a show a Rickshaw Stop this Saturday, where you can witness the audio/visual dazzle in person. But we also have here a couple Wallpaper. tracks for the streaming.

Here's Wallpaper. original "I Got Soul, I'm So Wasted" another original, "Gettin Drip," (both off the new album, out yesterday, Doodoo Face), and the remix of Das Racist that became a summer anthem, "Combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell."

You can also check out the video for "I Got Soul, I'm So Wasted," which won an mtvU contest and is in rotation on that channel now, below.

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