#HDBOYZ, the world’s only internet-based boyband (formed based around a post on twitter) are the next wave of teen dream sensations. Connecting their love of virtual culture with the cultural worship of pre-fab pop, the five artists who make up this supergroup include Ryder Ripps (.gif authority and founder of digital past preservation/art collection Internet Archaeology), Aaron David Ross of horror-disco kings Gatekeeper, lead singer and former Cop Magnet Alex Kelley-Hoffman, video artist Colin Self, and Tabor Robak, whose video for Fatima al Qadiri‘s ‘Vatican Vibes‘ still leaves us melting. The group recently performed their latest single ‘Photoshopped’ live at MoMA PS1 for DIS‘ RT in REAL 3D/4D event, leaving teen queens screaming and boys rethinking their sexual orientation. Gain clarity:
Published October 17, 2011.