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Emilie Friedlander

Emilie Friedlander


Best Dressed: Style Tips from Weirdo Heartthrob Connan Mockasin

From the magazine: ISSUE 92, June/July 2014 Ever since he showed up to play The FADER FORT Presented by Converse in Austin, Texas this year wearing a white kimono and oversized straw hat, we’ve been … read more »

POSTED June 26, 2014 11:52AM IN STYLE Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Woods Shares New Song, “Tomorrow’s Only Yesterday”

FADER PREMIERE The rare missive from the New York psych-rock institution not self-released on singer Jeremy Earl’s Woodsist label, Woods‘ new “Tambourine Light” single on Captured Tracks comes out on July 8th. It’s companion piece … read more »

POSTED June 26, 2014 11:06AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

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 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: , , ,