Tagged: Captured Tracks


Video: Mac DeMarco, “Still Together” (Live in Austin)

The crew over at Yours Truly consistently produces understated live performance videos that sound just as pretty as they look. In their latest, charismatic misfit Mac DeMarco shows off some unabashedly goofy dance moves while … read more »

POSTED June 4, 2013 10:15AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , ,

Video: Wild Nothing, “A Dancing Shell”

Jack Tatum, bka Wild Nothing’s upcoming EP Empty Estate (May 14th, Captured Tracks) feels like an arrival of sorts. A move from the quieter hum of his earlier work into full-blown pop territory, without losing … read more »

POSTED April 23, 2013 6:01PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Holograms, “Flesh and Bone”

For all their pop acumen and ability to turn industrial coldness into something that accommodates actual hooks, Stockholm’s Holograms are still great at making dark, yelpy, vital noise. “Flesh and Bone” is the first single … read more »

POSTED April 11, 2013 6:33PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

At Home With: Beach Fossils

Dustin Payseur proposed to his girlfriend, a manager at his band Beach Fossil’s label Captured Tracks, over the holidays. When we visited the tidy Greenpoint apartment last week where he lives with his now-fiancée, there … read more »

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Stream: Beach Fossils, “Generational Synthetic”

In the best moments of Beach Fossils’ 2010 debut, frontman and chief songwriter Dustin Payseur skillfully melded lyrical guitars, post-punk bass lines and deadpan vocals. The stripped-down songs were often uncomplicated, always catchy, and just … read more »

POSTED January 16, 2013 4:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,
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Video: Naomi Punk, “Voodoo Trust”

Washington three-piece Naomi Punk have released an official clip for “Voodoo Trust,” the infectious first song off their debut LP, The Feeling. The gloomy, black-and-white video is like a chopped and screwed episode of the … read more »

POSTED November 15, 2012 6:25PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

NYC’s Music Community Talks Hurricane Sandy

If you suffered Sandy’s wrath this week, you probably woke up after the storm with a pretty good grasp on all the damage she incurred on your block, but without much of a sense of … read more »

POSTED October 31, 2012 5:05PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , ,

Stream: Mac DeMarco, “Ode to Viceroy”

There’s this weird lightness to Mac DeMarco’s music. The songs feel fragile, like they’re slipping away from DeMarco even as he’s singing them. The effect isn’t unlike hearing a song late night on the radio … read more »

POSTED October 5, 2012 10:40AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Brooklyn Bound: DIIV Interview at Co-Op 87

There’s a great American tradition of New York being a welcoming port and FADER teamed up with Converse’s new Rubber Tracks studio in Brooklyn to further it. Once a month, we’ll be welcoming touring artists … read more »

POSTED August 29, 2012 2:45PM IN Brooklyn Bound Video TAGS: , , ,
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Stream: Heavenly Beat, “Tradition”

I wore jean shorts to work for the first time today, the fitting garb for listening to Beach Fossils bassist John Pena’s solo project, Heavenly Beat. “Tradition” is the second single from his debut LP, … read more »

POSTED June 14, 2012 12:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,