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GEN F: Mas Ysa

“I’m yelling a lot, and it’s kind of irksome to imagine that I’m subjecting other people to that.” From the magazine: ISSUE 89, December 2013/January 2014 Unless you frequent hole-in-the-wall Brooklyn venues like 285 Kent … read more »

POSTED December 3, 2013 10:46AM IN GEN F TAGS: , , , , , ,
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GEN F: Isaiah Rashad

“The place I wanted to go to, it don’t exist on a map.” From the magazine: ISSUE 89, December 2013/January 2014 It’s late on a Wednesday in Carson, California, and Isaiah Rashad’s friends are on … read more »

POSTED November 25, 2013 11:02AM IN GEN F Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,
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GEN F: Ty Dolla $ign

“Maybe you just want to get drunk, smoke some weed and tell a bitch how you feel straight up.” From the magazine: ISSUE 89, December 2013/January 2014 Ty Dolla $ign plays tonight, November 13th, in … read more »

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GEN F: Happy Jawbone Family Band

“We’re sort of a rag tag team” From the magazine: ISSUE 88, October/November 2013 Everyone in Happy Jawbone Family Band has a day job. Its current five members are employed all across Brattleboro, an offbeat … read more »

POSTED October 28, 2013 10:00AM IN GEN F Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,
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GEN F: Vince Staples

“I ain’t really trying to microwave my shit.” From the magazine: ISSUE 88, October/November 2013 Vince Staples speaks about rap as if it were something he tripped and fell into. After a chance meeting with … read more »

POSTED October 14, 2013 10:40AM IN GEN F Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,
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GEN F: Clare Maguire

“I thought the artists who succeeded were like, perfect women” From the magazine: ISSUE 88, October/November 2013 “FECK OFF” is spelled out across seven painted mugs in a recent Instagram photo taken in Clare Maguire’s … read more »

POSTED October 7, 2013 6:39PM IN GEN F Comments (3) TAGS: , ,
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GEN F: TeeFLii

“I don’t wanna be the cute singer that sings high and sounds like the girls.” From the magazine: ISSUE 88, October/November 2013 On the August morning after TeeFLii’s deal with Epic Records is committed to … read more »

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GEN F: Kelela

“It takes you on a journey that feels good but isn’t predictable” From the magazine: ISSUE 88, October/November 2013 There are songwriters who start with words, and songwriters who focus squarely on melody—Los Angeles singer … read more »

POSTED September 30, 2013 6:14PM IN GEN F Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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GEN F: Chronixx

“Music is just something that explains people’s lives for them—that’s what people call roots.” From the magazine: ISSUE 88, October/November 2013 Chronixx plays his debut Brooklyn show tomorrow, September 21st. At 20, Chronixx has emerged … read more »

POSTED September 20, 2013 12:06PM IN GEN F Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,
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GEN F: Total Freedom

“It’s, like, not a joke—I’m a fucking queen.” From the magazine: ISSUE 87, June/July 2013 At the end of June, Ashland Mines is doing what he does whenever he’s in LA on a Monday: DJing … read more »

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