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HPSU PRESENTS: TELEPHONED 10/08/2010

Join HPSU at our first official show at our new fall venue Friday, October 8 at 9:00pm at The Arch Street Tavern 85 Arch Street Hartford, CT.

TELEPHONED LIVE! feat. Sammy Bananas & Maggie Horn from Fool’s gold Records
w/ PK Ripper, Dirty D., and Greg2000

$5 cover
$2 Bud and Bud Lite Drafts $6 Pitchers * Cheap Food ’til Late
FREE PARKING

TELEPHONED – FOOL’s GOLD RECORDS
…BROOKLYN, NEW YORK

http://www.myspace.com/1800telephoned

Telephoned was born one night in Brooklyn when DJ/producer Sammy Bananas (Fool’s Gold) and singer/party starter Maggie Horn (Good Peoples) decided to record their own version of T-Pain’s “Can’t Believe It.” Their track was neither remix nor cover – instead, the duo fashioned a postmodern take on both, warping the original beat into a hypnotic club track and bringing out the dreamy qualities only hinted at in Pain’s auto-tuned melodies. Sammy and Maggie’s fresh “Can’t Believe It” quickly became a DJ favorite – even making it into mix rotation on LA hip-hop station Power 106! – so they decided to keep recording as a team, cleverly named after the kids game of Telephone: no faithful copies, just a party line of unexpected twists. Whether morphing Ron Browz “Pop Champagne” into a spacey dancefloor gem (“Bottle service electro meets Triplets Of Belleville” says Ms Horn), dubstepping “Turn My Swag On,” or re-imagining DJ Webstar’s “Dancin On Me” as a BK funky anthem, these Telephoned covers are instantly addictive and massively charming. Their self titled EP (out 1/19 on Fool’s Gold, accompanied by a free, promo mixtape) continues to turn pop into new-school standards, putting a fresh spin on party music. Telephoned is off the hook!

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