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Emilie Friedlander

Emilie Friedlander


Delorean Remixes Hiro Kone

FADER PREMIERE Nicky Mao, the New York musician and visual artist who performs and records under the name Hiro Kone, released an EP full of woozy electronic pop songs earlier this year. Spain’s Delorean just … read more »

POSTED June 25, 2014 2:57PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

P. Morris Made a Mix for Boiler Room

FADER PREMIERE Boiler Room is going on tour in the States this summer, partnering with Skyy Vodka to deliver club-ready “SkyyStreams” to your laptop screen from various far-flung coastal cities. There are only four dates … read more »

POSTED June 25, 2014 11:07AM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: ,

Bart Davenport Plays Famous Guy in Video for “Fuck Fame”

FADER PREMIERE I’ve never seen Los Angeles-based musician Bart Davenport play live, but I can tell from this video for that he’s a pretty magnetic performer. “Fuck Fame” is a baritone, almost George Michael-esque soft … read more »

POSTED June 24, 2014 11:24AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

FKA Twigs Shares LP1 Track “Two Weeks”; Watch the Official Video

UPDATE: 6/24/14: Now there’s an official Nabil-directed video for “Two Weeks” in which Twigs stars as a gold-smeared, Cleopatra-esque divinity; watch it above. FKA Twigs premiered a vocal harmony-laden new jam, “Two Weeks,” during an … read more »

POSTED June 23, 2014 7:17PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

LCD Soundsystem OffShoot Museum of Love Readies Debut LP

FADER PREMIERE Museum of Love is the New York-based duo of former LCD Soundsystem drummer Pat Mahoney and Run Roc Records founder Dennis McNany, who is also a studio engineer and solo artist in his … read more »

POSTED June 23, 2014 11:06AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: ,

Lil Silva Breaks Out as a Singer on New True Panther EP; Stream “Mabel”

FADER PREMIERE 24-year-old London producer Lil Silva, whose past credits range from putting out a record on Night Slugs to producing a good chunk of BANKS‘ forthcoming debut LP, has a five-track solo EP, Mabel, … read more »

POSTED June 19, 2014 3:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: ,

FADER Mix: Visionist

London producer Visionist is perhaps best known as the Lit City Trax and PAN Records affiliate who makes music inspired by grime. Some of those signature icy synths and skeletal rhythmics make it onto this … read more »

POSTED June 17, 2014 2:01PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Sirens of Summer: Jhené Aiko, Mila J, HTDW and Tinashe Share Their Singing Secrets

From the magazine: ISSUE 92, June/July 2014 Whether you’re wiling away the afternoon at a rooftop BBQ, cooling off at the beach or looking to soundtrack that once-in-a-lifetime weekend fling, summer is prime time for … read more »

POSTED June 16, 2014 12:49PM IN MAGAZINE, NWSPRINT Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,
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GEN F: Inga Copeland’s Plan is There is No Plan

“Anything could happen, and it did, you know?” From the magazine: ISSUE 92, June/July 2014 Had London-based producer Inga Copeland adhered to the industry convention of releasing a single from her recent solo debut, it … read more »

POSTED June 13, 2014 2:16PM IN GEN F, MAGAZINE Comments (2) TAGS: , ,
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My First Time: Ratking on Mongoose Skateboards and Middle School Crushes

In our new column My First Time, we ask some of our favorite artists to share some of the all-important firsts that have helped shape their lives. Today, Ratking‘s Wiki and Sporting Life open up … read more »

POSTED June 13, 2014 1:10PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: ,