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Sarah Riazati

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Ten Years of Kanye West and The FADER

To celebrate tomorrow’s release of Kanye West’s sixth album, here’s a look back at ten years of Kanye West and FADER in print and parties, from his first-ever magazine cover to his headlining set at … read more »

POSTED June 17, 2013 6:40PM IN MUSIC CHANNEL Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Documentary: Joey Bada$$ and Pro Era’s Beast Coastal Tour

After a whirlwind SXSW, Joey Bada$$ and his Pro Era crew kept traveling, touring the US and Canada. We joined them and support acts Flatbush Zombies and The Underachievers for the Best Coastal tour’s last … read more »

POSTED May 23, 2013 10:21AM IN MUSIC, MUSIC CHANNEL, MUSIC TV INTERVIEWS Comments (13) TAGS: , ,
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Video: Ratking, “Piece of Shit” (Dir. by Ari Marcopoulos)

Photographer and filmmaker Ari Marcopoulos, with extra camera help from Brooklyn filmmaker Josh Safdie, shot this single take video for Ratking’s “Piece of Shit” in the trio’s Brooklyn practice space. (Last year, Marcopoulos made another … read more »

POSTED March 25, 2013 1:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,
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Shop Talk: ONLY NY

When Hurricane Sandy hit lower Manhattan last year, ONLY NY’s crew was busy preparing to open their flagship store in the flood-zone on the Lower East Side. Luckily, the store survived undamaged and opened to … read more »

POSTED February 21, 2013 11:00AM IN SHOP TALK Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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At Home With: Haleek Maul

Haleek Maul lives in Barbados, but he spends some months of the year at his parents’ apartments in Brooklyn. This summer we met him at his dad’s place in Bushwick, where he lounged on a … read more »

POSTED October 3, 2012 12:15PM IN AT HOME WITH TAGS: , ,
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In Portland With: Music Fest NW

Music Fest NW is the perfect way to learn Portland. For five nights, bands from the fest’s insane lineup perform in venues spread across town, the city quickly becoming a seamless blend of cabs, lines … read more »

POSTED September 24, 2012 11:30AM IN LIVE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,
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Interview: Danny Brown, Nick Catchdubs and Just Blaze at MoMA PS1 Warm Up

We caught up with Danny Brown, Nick Catchdubs and Just Blaze backstage in the green room at last Saturday’s MoMA PS1 Warm Up, the first Fool’s Gold-centric lineup in the history of the concert series. … read more »

POSTED August 29, 2012 11:53AM IN MUSIC TV INTERVIEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , ,
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Itemized: ONLY Logo Roll Bag

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 July 3, 2012 3:15PM IN ITEMIZED TAGS:
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Itemized: Salvador Dali Watch

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 November 15, 2011 3:15PM IN ITEMIZED Comments (2) TAGS: ,
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Radiohead Did Not Occupy Wall Street

Remember how the internet was all a-flutter Friday with rumors of a free afternoon Radiohead show at the Occupy Wall Street site? Well, the show didn’t happen, but the fake rumor did draw one of … read more »

POSTED October 4, 2011 10:50AM IN EVENTS SPECIALS Comments (1) TAGS: ,