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Matthew Schnipper

Matthew Schnipper

Matthew Schnipper is editor-in-chief of The FADER. He first contributed to the magazine in 2005 in the golden haze between graduating college and working in sales at Putumayo World Music.

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Schnip’s Picks: 10 Hours of Later Jams from Matthew Schnipper

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to live in our Spotify app, where it chills alongside GEN Fs from our archives and playlists for each issue. This week, it’s Matthew Schnipper with … read more »

POSTED February 27, 2014 2:10PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,
The Infinity Dub Sessions

Stream: Deadbeat and Paul St Hilaire’s The Infinity Dub Sessions Album

FADER PREMIERE Deadbeat and Paul St Hilaire have created an incredibly beautiful, sublime dub techno record. Canadian producer Deadbeat has a subtle way with reverb and rim shots, while Paul St Hilaire (who has had … read more »

POSTED February 21, 2014 10:58AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1)

Download Brenmar’s Debut Mixtape, High End Times Vol. 1

The inimitable Brenmar has finally put together a jam-packed collection of all original production. A studio rat, he’s been working on this for some time, slowly releasing tracks but keeping the whole thing under wraps … read more »

POSTED February 19, 2014 1:08PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Modular Announces For Festival Lineup aka Jams in Croatian Paradise

The island of Hvar is just off the western coast of Croatia and it is beautiful. It also has a number of incredible venues, one on an even tinier island. Which is where Modular Records … read more »

POSTED February 19, 2014 10:46AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Chairlift’s Caroline Polachek Launches Solo Project, Ramona Lisa, with “Arcadia”

Caroline Polachek of Chairlift—and recently a Beyonce cowriter—has announced a solo project, Ramona Lisa. She will be releasing an album, Arcadia, on April 15th via Terrible Records. “Arcadia,” the song, is serene, a little Hildegaard … read more »

POSTED February 18, 2014 12:08PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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Hear Omarion’s “You Like It,” the First Song from His New Album, Sex Playlist

FADER PREMIERE Omarion, deep fan of love, has shared the first track from his first album for Rick Ross’ MMG, the excellently titled Sex Playlist. “You Like It,” is some real classic R&B, little bits … read more »

POSTED February 13, 2014 3:06PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (9) TAGS: ,

Hear a New Self-Produced Grande Marshall Track, “Open”

A new one from the Philadelphia rapper. Grande Marshall produced “Open” himself and its low key twang very aptly matches the way his raps unfurl slowly but assuredly. The track is from his upcoming project, … read more »

POSTED February 13, 2014 12:56PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Hear a New Shlohmo and Jeremih Collaboration, “No More”

After Shlohmo remixed Jeremih’s “Fuck U All the Time,” the two linked up to make some original music. “Bo Peep,” the first song to surface, was stellar, as good as, if not better, than everything … read more »

POSTED February 13, 2014 10:15AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Watch a New Nicki Minaj Video For “Lookin Ass Nigga”

Nicki Minaj has been Instagramming looks from this video and now it’s out. Directed by Nabil, it’s got her in mesh in the desert, pulling her own hair, shooting a gun and other things beamed … read more »

POSTED February 12, 2014 4:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Hear a New Young Thug Song, “Pussy Ass Bitch”

Young Thug links with Ferrari Ferrell for “Pussy Ass Bitch,” which leans heavily on his sing-song. There is some straight up Auto-Tuned crooning on here. Track was produced by Honorable C-Note. No sign of where … read more »

POSTED February 10, 2014 3:01PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,