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Riff: Skrillex – “Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites”

Dec 27, 2012

Yes, Oh My Gosh!

from Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites lyrics by Skrillex

“Sprites” is a guilty pleasure party jam, and the caricature of brostep. Skrillex chops his shared alienation up in pretty synths between the comically wubby metal “monsters,” all in radio-single format. To Skrillex-hating dubstep ‘purists’: you’re taking your ridiculous genre too seriously. Enjoy.

Riff by Karl Ernest

Karl is a Seattle-based musician and writer at SONGLYRICS; a veteran of both east and west-coast scenes, he has performed with the likes of The Ying Yang Twins, David Arquette, Wynton Marsalis, among others. But he's no stranger to seedy dives or house shows, either.

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