All Day is the fifth album by American mash up musician Girl Talk, released by the record label Illegal Art on November 15, 2010 as a free download. The album consists of 373 overlapping samples of other artists' songs.
All Day was released as one seamless 71-minute MP3 file and as 12 separate tracks. The Illegal Art website stated that the album was "intended to be listened to as a whole," but was "broken up into individual tracks only for easier navigation."
Four years ago, "mashups" (or what simply would have been called "DJing" back in the day) were all the rage. The art seemed to burst into hipster consciousness when Danger Mouse put out his Grey Album , and Girl Talk's Night Ripper took it to new heights. The genre hasn't exactly gotten stale, but one does have to wonder just how much longer it has before it "jumps the shark," so to speak, or people abandon … more