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Claire Lobenfeld

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Gen F: Waka Flocka

Waka Flocka Flame does not give a fuck. He’s the rapper who snatched a wayward wig from a pickle-jar-packed Midwest audience while a fight broke out during his incendiary first hit, “O, Let’s Do It,” … read more »

POSTED October 15, 2010 1:38PM IN GEN F Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,

Chew Lips, “Slick” Live at the Levi’s® FADER Fort

Please notice the almost immediate shot of the “tears” bejeweled to Tigs from Chew Lips‘s face. We like to believe that they’re the tears of joy we all shed just from being at the Levi’s® … read more »

POSTED September 27, 2010 7:12PM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch TAGS: ,

Fort Alum: Salem, “Asia” Video

Salem‘s place on the Levi’s® FADER Fort blog has been one of controversy, so much so that we congregated many of the comments from our video of “Redlights” into the Letters section of FADER #68. … read more »

POSTED September 24, 2010 10:46AM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Bomba Estereo, “Feelin” Live at the Levi’s® FADER Fort

Now that summer is officially over, we needed something to maintain our memories of all-night dance parties, sweating through our rompers and Hawaiian shirts, only to walk outside into a sweltering jungle of humidity, even … read more »

POSTED September 22, 2010 11:49AM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Fort Alum: Mark Ronson & The Business Intl f. Spank Rock, “The Bike Song” Video

There is a major bike culture in Austin, so what could be more appropriate on a Fort Alum Friday than this video featuring Mark Ronson riding with Levi’s® FADER Fort Class of 2008, Spank Rock?

POSTED September 17, 2010 7:04PM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch TAGS: , ,

We Were Promised Jetpacks, “Short Bursts” live at the Levi’s® FADER Fort

Scot rockers, We Were Promised Jetpacks, took the stage at the Levi’s® FADER Fort with early afternoon tenacity that we try to channel everyday. Blast off!

POSTED September 15, 2010 4:28PM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch TAGS: , ,

Fucked Up, “Father The Son” Live at the Levi’s® FADER Fort

If this bit of Fucked Up‘s raucous set from the Levi’s® FADER Fort doesn’t get you energized, we don’t know what will.

POSTED September 13, 2010 9:55AM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch TAGS: ,

Fort Alum: Gucci Mane f. Swizz Beatz, “Gucci Time” Video

In a perfect world, we’d have the sounds of Levi’s® FADER Fort Class of 2007 super-producer, Swizz Beatz, playing everywhere that we go. Instead, we’ll just have to keep that dream along with our memories … read more »

POSTED September 10, 2010 9:14AM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch TAGS: , ,

Yawn, “Empress” Live at the Levi’s® FADER Fort

Cool things Chicago bros, Yawn, brought on stage during their performance at the Levi’s® FADER Fort: Hello Kitty guitar strap, excellent Run DMC t-shirt and some of our favorite bass-heavy chill out jams.

POSTED September 8, 2010 6:22PM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch TAGS: ,
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Belle & Sebastian, “Write About Love” MP3

This is the rain storm that happens while the sun is still shining. Belle and Sebastian manage to make upbeat lamentations about things that are generally a much sadder affair (can anyone say “Get Me … read more »

POSTED September 7, 2010 3:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,