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Voters Rejoice: Andrew W.K. Is Now Fronting The ‘Party Party’

With his flowing, sweat-scented hair and his signature monochromatic white outfit, Andrew W.K. has a finger on the pulse of what the people need.

Bronwyn Isaac | April 1, 2016 - 11:15 am

Andrew WK Is Drumming For 24 Hours Straight, Because He Is Awesome

A couple of months ago, I saw Andrew WK present his favorite movie, “Eraserhead,” at the IFC Center. Afterwards, a fan asks him why he’d chosen “Eraserhead” and he basically…

Julie Gerstein | June 20, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Andrew W.K. Is The New Spokesmonkey For Playtex’s Fresh & Sexy Wipes

When I first thought of it, Andrew W.K. seemed the most inappropriate spokesperson for Playtex’s new/intriguing/mildly ew-inspriring Fresh & Sexy Wipes. The guy walks around wearing food-stained jeans and greasy,…

Julie Gerstein | March 7, 2013 - 1:20 pm

I Saw Mama Kissin’ Lil Bub, Underneath The Christmas Tree

Lil Bub and Andrew WK: Two great tastes that go great together. Here, Bub and WK team up to encourage people to support their local animal shelters this winter. Because…

Julie Gerstein | December 12, 2012 - 10:40 am

Andrew W.K. Continues To Be Awesome

Andrew W.K. recently appeared on “We Can Do It,” a kids’ show hosted by Becky Stark of the band Lavender Diamond. The pair traded voices and sang for each other,…

Julie Gerstein | September 12, 2012 - 4:20 pm

The Pizza Guitar Is The Pizza Instrument Of My Dreams

Everything is better with pizza, so it’s no surprise that musician and all around cool dude Andrew W.K. decided to mix his fave food with his favorite thing to do…

Julie Gerstein | July 24, 2012 - 9:20 am

Please Send Me To This: Andrew WK To Speak At My Little Pony Conference

So Andrew WK is pretty much the best dude. While I’m not a fan of his music — which consists largely of rock songs about partying —  I can say…

Julie Gerstein | June 13, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Andrew WK Tells Advice Seeker Not To Undermine Her Boyfriend

Advice Seeker: I’m dating a guy who refuses to give up on his dreams of rock stardom. While it’s admirable in a way, I need a little bit…

Julie Gerstein | March 8, 2012 - 9:20 am

My Embarrassing Run-In With Tavi Gevinson

Before working at The Frisky, I spent a few years writing for both music magazines and gossip mags. And it was funny, because the people you’d think I’d get nervous…

Julie Gerstein | September 15, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Andrew W.K. Rocks Out On “Silent Night”

I used to hate Andrew W.K.–his whole “party hard” schtick was really grating and annoying. And then I interviewed him a few years ago and found him to be one…

Julie Gerstein | December 10, 2010 - 1:40 pm