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FADER Mix: GEoRGiA

London singer/producer/drummer GEoRGiA might be brand new on the scene—we premiered her gritty pop track “Digits” from her debut EP a couple of weeks back—but her skills behind a drum kit have previously seen her … read more »

POSTED July 30, 2014 11:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Hyperdub Star Ikonika Flexes Her Serotonin-Producing Skills on New Track “Praxis”

FADER PREMIERE The music of London producer Ikonika never fails to give me skin prickles. She slices and dices sound with the sure gaze of a surgeon, constructing tracks that scratch at the serotonin-producing bits … read more »

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Intercepts

Shhh: Pye Corner Audio’s “Twisted Wire Pair” Was Inspired by Spy Rings

FADER PREMIERE Walls—the ambient techno duo responsible this mighty fine FADER Mix from all the way back in May—don’t just make music, they also peddle it via their own Kompakt sub-label, Ecstatic. The latest addition … read more »

POSTED July 29, 2014 10:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,
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Arca Announces DJ Tour with Total Freedom and Jesse Kanda

Following eyeball-scorching scenes from Trauma—his film with visual artist pal Jesse Kanda that debuted at MoMA PS1 at the end of last year—Venezuelan producer Arca has announced he’ll be hitting the road this September for … read more »

POSTED July 29, 2014 10:00AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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SOPHIE’s New Song “LEMONADE” Has Sugar Crash Written All over It

A sharp, sugary tang. The rush of bubbles up the nose. That fizzy feeling. “LEMONADE” is the first new song we’ve heard from UK producer SOPHIE since last year’s universally praised “BIPP” and “ELLE,” and … read more »

POSTED July 28, 2014 10:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Get to Know the Nose-Wrinkling Funk of Numbers Star Redinho

UK label Numbers has a back catalogue reads like a who’s who of electronic music: Hudson Mohawke, Rustie, Jamie xx, SOPHIE, and Deadboy amongst others. Hanging around in the background until has been London producer/vocoder … read more »

POSTED July 25, 2014 11:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Warm Up Recommends: Total Freedom on UNiiQU3

“Smashing through epic blend after epic blend.” Every Saturday throughout New York’s long hot summer, MoMA PS1 presents Warm Up, the museum’s annual courtyard party that celebrates music’s experimental spirit. Each week, The FADER will … read more »

POSTED July 24, 2014 12:00PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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Prepare Yourself for Mad Decent Block Party Chaos with Thugli’s Mixtape

FADER PREMIERE Mad Decent’s Block Party tour kicks off this Saturday in Fort Lauderdale and will take stars including Outkast, Jack U (Skrillex and Diplo), Action Bronson, A$AP Ferg, and Kaytranada to 22 cities across … read more »

POSTED July 24, 2014 11:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
Brother Bruno

Light Asylum’s Bruno Coviello Announces New Project (and This Lafawndah Featuring Single Is the Bomb)

FADER PREMIERE Following his touching remix of Aaliyah’s “Rock The Boat” back in January, ex-Light Asylum synth man Bruno Coviello has unveiled a new project under his Brother Bruno name. The Bliscord mixtape showcases Coviello’s … read more »

POSTED July 24, 2014 10:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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NYC Duo The Golden Filter Want You to Get “Heady Filthy” with Them

FADER PREMIERE In the late 2000s, NYC duo The Golden Filter spun a seductive web from the distant echoes of disco and synth-pop at a snail’s pace. Following their 2011 soundtrack album, Syndromes, they return … read more »

POSTED July 23, 2014 10:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,