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Interview: Omarion

For Omarion, there’s no time like the present Former B2K frontman and teeny bopper heartthrob Omarion was only signed to Maybach Music for a matter of weeks before he had the words “Maybach O” tattooed … read more »

POSTED June 26, 2013 10:42AM IN NWSPRINT Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,
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Video: Willie Hex, “Troublesome”

Willie Hex, the #Tanboys rapper last seen murdering his guest verse on Bodega Bamz’s “P.A.P.I.,” has released his first single “Troublesome.” The song’s video recalls the promo materials for DMX’s Flesh of my Flesh, Blood … read more »

POSTED June 12, 2013 3:59PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS:
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Interview: Nick Corirossi, The Guy Who Made The Original “No New Friends” Video

Earlier this spring, a friend sent me the link to miami1996.com in an otherwise blank email. The site, stylized to be some relic of an internet long gone, plays host to the above short film, … read more »

POSTED June 12, 2013 3:31PM IN ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS, ART+CULTURE VIDEO Comments (5) TAGS: ,

Video: Levii Ru$$ell, “Mastermind”

Levii Ru$$ell is a rapper from Houston with an impeccable shirt game and a taste for dark and flittering beats, like the one for “Mastermind,” produced by Ounce Records’ questionably-named, Every. Currently, Ru$$el is gearing … read more »

POSTED June 10, 2013 3:19PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS:
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Brooklyn Bound: An Exclusive Download from Pure X’s Rubber Tracks Performance

Austin’s Pure X doesn’t spend much time in New York outside of touring so the band understands the importance of leaving a good impression on a Big Apple audience. The real hard part though, making … read more »

POSTED June 7, 2013 2:44PM IN BROOKLYN BOUND, MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,
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Problem, “Do It” MP3 (Prod. by Jahlil Beats)

In accordance with what has somehow become #YoungCalifornia day on the FADER, Problem comes through with another certified slap in “Do It,” off the LA Leakers just-released #LeaksOfTheIndustry mixtape. The rapper, whose “Like Whaaat” soundtracks … read more »

POSTED June 6, 2013 5:23PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,
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Stream: Ty Dolla $ign f. Wiz Khalifa, “Irie”

Ty Dolla $ign, who’s been relatively quiet outside of the video for his “My Cabana (Remix),” is gearing up to release his Beach House 2, the sequal to the tape the original “My Cabana” originates … read more »

POSTED June 6, 2013 12:58PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Brooklyn Bound: Pure X Live at Converse Rubber Tracks

Pure X‘s Crawling Up The Stairs dropped less than a month ago and in the time since the band has been zig-zagging across the country, spreading the C.U.T.S. gospel, powered, as we learned recently, by … read more »

POSTED June 5, 2013 4:57PM IN Brooklyn Bound Photos, Brooklyn Bound Video Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Itemized: Shades of Grey by Micah Cohen Blackwater Tie-Dye Sweatpants

Every week a different FADER staff member will pick a clothing item or accessory that he or she has lately been spending a lot of time with—or would like to—and write a little love letter … read more »

POSTED June 4, 2013 5:42PM IN ITEMIZED Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Video: 100s, “1999″

Despite their shared penchant for a hot comb, I never thought 100s, the rapper responsible for last year’s stellar Ice Cold Perm, looked like DJ Quick. But there are scenes in this “1999″ video, wherein … read more »

POSTED June 4, 2013 4:49PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: , ,