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Naomi Zeichner

Naomi Zeichner

Naomi Zeichner is from Georgia and used to teach little kids about art. She is associate editor of The FADER.



The André 3000 Jimi Hendrix Biopic Is Finally Coming Out

All Is By My Side, the Jimi Hendrix biopic starring André 3000 and directed by John Ridley, will make its US debut at the film portion of this year’s SXSW, Billboard reports. First shown last … read more »

POSTED January 31, 2014 4:59PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

What Happens When Nicki Minaj Borrows Your Beat Without Asking?

How three unknown teenagers scored a major label deal On the final day of 2013, Nick Minaj announced she was back in “album mode” with a surprise remix of a raw, 2012 YouTube gem, “Boss … read more »

POSTED January 31, 2014 12:58PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (13) TAGS: , , , ,

Stream: Zuse, “Soprano”

FADER PREMIERE Somewhere in Atlanta, Future is drunk and shopping for nursery furniture, Young Thug is watching his mood ring turn from purple to orange and Zuse, the Jamaica-born rapper who stood out on great … read more »

POSTED January 30, 2014 12:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Interview: Pug of 12 O’Clock Boys

Baltimore documentary’s fearless star talks high school 12 O’Clock Boys is a new documentary from young director Lotfy Nathan, about a long-running group of dirt bikers who ride in central Baltimore and call themselves the … read more »

POSTED January 29, 2014 1:54PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Stream: Cam’ron and A-Trak, “Humphrey”

Cam’ron and A-Trak will release a joint EP, Federal Reserve, this year via Fool’s Gold/Poppington/Dipset. It will reunite Cam with Dipset’s Juelz Santana and Jim Jones on wax, and be executive produced by Dame Dash. … read more »

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Stream: Iamsu! f. 2 Chainz and Sage the Gemimi, “Only That Real”

Having generously released free tapes for the past three years solid, GEN F alum Iamsu! will put out his official debut LP, Sincerely Yours, this April. Here’s frosted single “Only That Real,” played first last … read more »

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What Is Black Portland?

Why did two of Atlanta’s most exciting rappers name their tape after one of America’s whitest cities? Last Tuesday, Young Thug and Bloody Jay released an 11-track collaborative tape, combining new songs with previously released … read more »

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Video: Isaiah Rashad, “Soliloquy”

Something to soothe your Kendrick-snubbing Grammy night blues: a new song from TDE’s no-funny-voices-but-still-not-your-everyday-dude Isaiah Rashad. Produced by Farhot, “Soliloquy” compliments Vince Vaughn and will appear on Rashad’s TDE debut, Cilvia Demo; that’s dropping, finally, … read more »

POSTED January 27, 2014 5:52PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Video: Taylor Gang, “Chapo”

FADER PREMIERE Cool dad Wiz Khalifa and his wax-smoking Taylor Gang have plans to release a crew LP soon. Here’s an off-the-cuff track, co-starring Wiz and rapper/weed entrepreneur Berner, taken from that release. Its gloriously … read more »

POSTED January 27, 2014 2:13PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (19) TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Stream: Big Boi f. Phantogram and Sade, “CPU 2.0″

Ahead of OutKast’s big reunion tour and a promised solo album, Big Boi is releasing new versions of tracks from his 2012 LP, Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors. Dropping once a week, the reworked jams … read more »

POSTED January 27, 2014 11:35AM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (8) TAGS: , , ,