Win Tickets to See Tame Impala, James Blake and Solange at Croatia’s FOR Festival

FOR—a new music-centric festival brought to you by Modular People—will take place on the scenic island of Hvar, Croatia, over the course of three days this June. The stacked lineup features Tame Impala, James Blake, … read more »



Pittsburgh: VIA Festival, October 1-6

VIA, the six-day festival for new music, interactive art and experimental technology, returns to Pittsburgh for a third year this week. The lineup’s a doozy, featuring FADER favorites like Le1f, Julia Holter, Laurel Halo, Gatekeeper, … read more »

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Contest: Win A Chance To Photograph Yelawolf

UPDATE: The contest is over! Check back here after the concert to see photos from the winner. Are you a budding photographer? Have you ever been to a concert, looked in the photo pit and … read more »

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NYC: All Tomorrow’s Parties, September 21-23

The All Tomorrow’s Parties I’ll Be Your Mirror Festival returns this weekend, with a new location (New York City’s Pier 36) and killer lineup curated by Afghan Whigs frontman Greg Dulli. Along with the reunited … read more »

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Contest: Win Tickets to Gunplay at Santos Party House

Tonight (hours from now!) Gunplay will perform at Shortcuts, a rap/dance/whatever party booked by True Panther’s Dean Bein, Despot and Himanshu Suri of Das Racist. Ratking and Bodega Bamz will be there too, and we’ve … read more »

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Contest: Win Tickets to Shabazz Palaces at SOBs

Wanna get weird? You totally can! This Friday, April 13th, Northwest rap weirdos Shabazz Palaces are hitting the stage at SOB’s, and we’ve got some tickets to give away. Leave your name in the comments … read more »

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Contest: Win a Pair of Bodega x Shwood’s Bushmills Sunglasses

We recently wrote about these Bodega x Schwood sunglasses, which are sunglasses that are made of wood, specifically, wood salvaged from old Bushmills barrels, but they do not smell like whiskey. The limited run is … read more »

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Sponsored Contest: Win a Rocawear Gift Set For The Holidays

Perhaps a man in your life has a massive amount of swag. If so, put your email in the comments and on December 12th we’ll choose one winner at random to win an Amex $150 … read more »

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Shot in the Dark: Here Are the Winners of FADER’s First Photo Contest

Last month, inspired by FADER #76, our annual Photo Issue, we decided to hold our first photo contest. We asked you to send us your best pictures, and over the past few weeks, boy did … read more »

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Shot in the Dark: Enter FADER’s First Photo Contest

We love words, they’re awesome, but our world wouldn’t be as sweet without photographs. FADER #76, the annual Photo Issue, is our love letter to the snapshot, to cameras and the men and women who … read more »

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