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Metric (picked by Gym Class Heroes)

Our exclusive video showcases the Canadian quartet that's a favorite of Heroes' guitarist Disashi Lumumba-Kasongo.

SPIN iconBy: SPIN Staff // September 12, 2008

After discovering Metric via an MTV show on new bands, Gym Class Heroes guitarist Disashi Lumumba-Kasongo went straight to the almighty Internet to learn more. “I liked them so much that I bought their albums,” he tells SPIN.com.

Find out what Disashi loves about Metric — from frontwoman Emily Haines’ lyrics to Jimmy Shaw’s angular guitar riffs — in the video blog below. Then scroll down further to see Metric playing a new song from their as-yet-untitled fourth album, due in the very near future, and the video for “Combat Baby,” which sparked Disashi’s interest in the first place.

Plus, click here to see all the stories posted by Gym Class Heroes in their guest-editing stint at SPIN.com.