There are No Words for the World's Weirdest Street Dancer

If you want your busking business to start raking in some serious small change, your act will need to stand apart from the rest of the jam bands and drum circles crowding the subway platform. Take a page from this guy's unique dance routine, bash your head into a wall a few times, and watch the quarters come pouring… » 7/24/14 7:00pm Thursday 7:00pm

This Song's Rhythm Is Inspired by Neil Armstrong's Heartbeat on the Moon

Forty-five years ago, a man landed on the moon for the first time. Understandably, he was a little nervous. Neil Armstrong's heart raced to 160 beats per minute as the lunar vehicle touched down on the moon's surface. But as he made that great leap for mankind and walked around the moon, his heart steadied and slowed.… » 7/19/14 8:00pm 7/19/14 8:00pm

MØ's Infectious Electropop Is the Perfect Backyard Barbecue Backdrop

Copenhagen-based singer MØ (real name: Karen Marie Ørsted) was described to me as the Danish Lady Gaga by my Danish friends, who saw her last week at the Roskilde Festival. I think she's closer to the Danish Grimes, though there's no need to compare her to anyone: MØ's splashy, bombastic electro-pop isn't only good… » 7/17/14 7:00pm 7/17/14 7:00pm

What Scratched Records Look Like Through a Microscope

Everybody knows the sound of a scratched record. But have you ever wondered what that maddening little blemish looks like up close? Well, you're in luck, because Zammuto's music video for "Great Equator" featuring scratched records was filmed entirely with a microscope. And it's more interesting than you might think. » 7/15/14 7:00pm 7/15/14 7:00pm

Weird Al Is Releasing a Video From His New Album Every Day This Week

The world has been Weird Al-less since 2011—it was three years ago that Alpocalypse was released, bringing us gems like "Polka Face." His new album, Mandatory Fun, drops tomorrow and he's gifting us with eight new videos, one each day this week. First up, he tackles the most parody-worthy song in recent memory:… » 7/14/14 7:00pm 7/14/14 7:00pm

Who Recorded the Best Ever Cover of “Summertime”?

We've recently seen some serious contenders emerge for title of official jam of this, the sweatiest season of the year. Grimes, Dodger Stadium, and, uh, Usher with his boys Lil Jon and Luda have all wooed Giz staff with their vocal talents. Well, forget about those fools. Today is the time to make your case for… » 7/11/14 7:00pm 7/11/14 7:00pm