Gregg Gillis, the mind behind the one-man mashup phenomenon Girl Talk, has spent most of his career redefining the term "recording artist." In fact, during Girl Talk's early live shows, samples often took a back seat to spectacle. Before becoming a reliable headliner, the 29-year-old toyed with rock conventions by hiring deliberately awkward background dancers. At other gigs, he began by passing out cupcakes and telling small crowds, "My primary goal tonight is to be your friend. Entertaining... More >>>