APPROVAL MATRIX: 2/2/14 thru 2/8/14

We’re huge fans of NY Mag’s Approval Matrix.  Here’s our take on the best and worst in music this week.

HIGHBROW

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Two Pussy Riot riot members getting kicked out of Pussy Riot for supposedly abandoning the groups “leftist anti-capitalist ideology.” Kicking girl gang members out of the girl gang seems very anti-girl gang… [/box][/fusion_builder_column]

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Let us discuss how babelike the Dum Dum Girls looked during their performance on Late Night with David Letterman. So many maneating-gothess vibes. We’re definitely channeling this video this weekend. [/box][/one_half_last]

DESPICABLE <<—————————————————————————– >>BRILLIANT

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LES venue The Living Room may be moving to Williamsburg… so it can re-close in nine months to make way for another Duane Reade? [/box][/fusion_builder_column_inner]

[/fusion_builder_column][fusion_builder_column type=”1_2″_last][box type=”shadow”] Skaters‘ laid-back response to a shitty review of Manhattan in Vice:

Skaters Vice Response[/box][/one_half_last]

VVVVVVVV

LOWBROW

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