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Slang

mash-up

This page is about the slang term mash-up

Meaning

a recording that mixes together tracks from two or more different songs or instrumental pieces

For example

  • You can find heaps of great mash-ups on Facebook sites and download them for free.

  • I just did this mash-up of Fela Kuti and Steve Reich and put some spacey electro stuff over the top.

Quick Quiz

The best place to do a mash-up is

a. in a kitchen

b. in a gym

c. in a music studio

Slang of the Day

Contributor: Matt Errey