Daily Archives: April 2, 2014

Lucki Eck$

Lucki Eck$, “All Senses” MP3

Chicago’s Lucki Eck$ is 17 years old; sometimes he raps about getting detention and TV shows, but there’s also some very grown-up qualities to his lyrics and flow. On “All Senses,” the dude sounds on-point … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2014 1:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,
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Future Announces 45-Date Headlining “Honest” Tour

Mark your calendars folks, cause Future is coming to a town near you. After jumping off and hopping back on last year’s tumultuous “Would You Like A Tour” tour with Drake and Miguel, the Atlanta … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2014 1:05PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,
connanmockasin

Video: Connan Mockasin, “Do I Make You Feel Shy?”

FADER PREMIERE Somehow, this Isaac Eastgate-directed clip for “Do I Make You Feel Shy” feels less like a music video than a musical sequence within some larger biopic on Connan Mockasin’s magical and twinkly-eyed life. … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2014 12:32PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Line Item: This Is A Love Song’s “Bad” Mesh Jerseys

Sure, we could (and do) talk endlessly about the clothes we love, but for our column Line Item, we ask some of our favorite designers to tell us what they think about the best pieces … read more »

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Video: #MazdaMusic Connection with The Bots + “No One Knows (Acoustic)” MP3

At this year’s The FADER FORT Presented by Converse, Mazda provided totally free shuttle rides to and from our home base in downtown Austin. But a few lucky fans got more than a lift; they … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2014 12:20PM IN FADER FORT, Fort Video TAGS: , ,
diamondterrifier

Stream: Diamond Terrifier, “Psycho Tropical Cancer Mixtape”

FADER PREMIERE When he plays out under solo alias Diamond Terrifier, Zs founder Sam Hillmer typically links his saxophone up to a bunch of effects pedals and layers together a bunch of jazzy melody fragments … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2014 11:27AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Stream: Sky Ferreira, “You’re Not the One (Little Daylight Remix)”

FADER PREMIERE When we put Sky Ferreira on the cover last summer, it actually predated my personal period of the heaviest listening. Something about the moon cycles, maybe, but I’m still not done playing “I … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2014 11:23AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , ,
sam-smith

Interview: Sam Smith at The FADER FORT Presented by Converse

American audiences are getting to know Sam Smith and his amazing pipes in a much bigger way these days: first, a performance at The FADER FORT Presented by Converse, a big show in New York … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2014 11:22AM IN FADER FORT, Fort Video TAGS: ,
classixx

Video: Classixx, “A Stranger Love”

FADER PREMIERE Last year, LA electronic duo Classixx released Hanging Gardens, a cohesive album of originals that proved they could do more than make really great remixes. Today, album cut “Stranger Love” — which features … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2014 11:14AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: ,
sway clarke ii

Stream: Sway Clarke II, “Secret Garden”

FADER PREMIERE Last time, Berlin-via-Toronto’s Sway Clarke II his us with the Frank Ocean-meets-Lorde flow, and now he’s on a Elton John-Miguel trip with “Secret Garden,” its beat like a broken-down “Bennie and the Jets” … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2014 10:53AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,