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Stream: Kolley, “Too Much” (Prod. by Metro Boomin)

Next week small town-spitter Kolley will put his Bassfield, Mississippi — population: 235 — on the map with the release his debut mixtape RNS, which will include the Big K.R.I.T.-produced “Real Love,” as well as … read more »

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Future CRWN interview

Watch a 30-minute Future Interview About Everything

In a revealing conversation with Elliot Wilson for Myspace’s CRWN series, conducted in his hometown of Atlanta, Future opened up about the lukewarm reaction to his Miley collab (“it was too big…it was heartfelt”), hopping … read more »

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You Can Compose Music With Your Brainwaves at Moogfest

Festival-goers at Moogfest in Asheville, North Carolina have been given the opportunity to make their own music. Forget synths, though; this is with your brainwaves. Oh okay, and a mobile app connected to a brainwave … read more »

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Stream: Cakes Da Killa f. Fat Tony & Spank Rock, “I Run This Club (Remix)”

FADER PREMIERE The original version of “I Run This Club” from Jersey rapper Cakes Da Killa was minimal but cutthroat, with Cakes spitting full-throttle over a Siyoung production that sounded like the red-eyed, early morning … read more »

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Video: Ramona Lisa, “Dominic”

From the infectiously bizarre spandex onesie she wore while performing in her band Chairlift’s “Amanaemonesia” music video, to writing “No Angel” for Beyoncé’s visual album, to her new alter-ego fueled solo project Ramona Lisa, singer … read more »

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Stream: KIT, “RISE (prod. Supreme Cuts)”

FADER PREMIERE Chicago’s KIT lingers the shadowy outskirts of the city’s rap scene, favoring dim-lit, water-logged production that echoes like the inside of some forgotten cave. “Rise” is the first single from Lownt God Rising, … read more »

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Video: Lil Silk f. Mykko Montana, “Silent”

A rapper as spazzy as Lil Silk could only exist in the ever-weirder climate of Atlanta: in a scene where voice manipulation and ad-libs hold as much weight as traditional bars, Silk’s yelped non-sequitors fit … read more »

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Attic Abasement

Stream Attic Abasement’s New LP

New music from Attic Abasement, the Bandcamp-based recording project of Rochester, New York songwriter Mike Rheinheimer and his band, feels like a hard-earned present. They haven’t released anything since 2010′s secretly-classic Dancing Is Depressing until … read more »

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Kanye West and Rick Rubin Accept Award With “Disruptive” Art Film

The Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards, part of the Tribeca Film Festival, honored Kanye West and Rick Rubin for their groundbreaking use of the Roland TR-808 drum machine throughout their careers. Rubin, of course, immortalized the … read more »

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Video: Tree, “Godlike”

Tree’sbeen a singular voice in Chicago since well before drill took off; the gravel-voiced soul trap originator has held down his world-weary corner since his 2010 debut The 3rd Floor. This year’s @MCTREEG EP represents … read more »

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