Tagged: Ceremony


Stream: Bam Spacey’s Land EP

Bam Spacey, the production alias of Malmö, Sweden’s Magnus Johansson, has at last prepped his debut EP, Land, for the great little label Ceremony. Despite its terrestrial name, Land is music for star gazing, with … read more »

POSTED May 22, 2012 1:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Ceremony, “Send Me Your Dreams”

In late 2010, Ariel Panero passed away. A member of the particularly great and weird group Tough Knuckles and a motivating force behind NYC show space, Less Artists More Condos, his absence has been felt. … read more »

POSTED April 10, 2012 12:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: ,

Bam Spacey, “Ström” MP3

A couple weeks ago we premiered the A-side of Bam Spacey’s new single on Ceremony, and now No Modest Bear has hooked up the second track, “Ström.” It’s a sensitive take on deep techno, like … read more »

POSTED April 4, 2012 2:16PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Bam Spacey, “Vi Delar Samma Grav”

“Vi Delar Samma Grav,” which translates to “We Share the Same Grave,” is the latest single from Bam Spacey, the minimal techno-inflected production alias of Malmö, Sweden’s Magnus Johansson. The title’s a bit bleak but … read more »

POSTED March 22, 2012 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Video: Ceremony, “Adult”

As mentioned in their FADER #78 Gen F profile, Rohnert Park, CA’s Ceremony are no strangers to the stifling monotony of suburbia, which was probably the inspiration for the BRV BLK BRD-directed “Adult” video. Through … read more »

POSTED March 20, 2012 4:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

GEN F: Ceremony

Ceremony’s early output is catalogued on a pack of thrashed out 7-inches and albums. Their youthful frustration comes from a familiar place: the suburbs. In their early years, Ceremony was just one (if excellent) example … read more »

POSTED March 5, 2012 10:45AM IN GEN F TAGS: , , ,

The FADER #78 Podcast

Double rap covers make for our secret favorite mixes. The FADER #78 podcast is warmly hip-hopped out, featuring a totally bonkers, previously unreleased Danny Brown track and a healthy dose of songs by LA’s Black … read more »

POSTED February 28, 2012 11:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS, The FADER Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Ceremony, “Adult” MP3

Ceremony have been slowly shedding their skin of punishing sounds since their last album, Rohnert Park. “Adult” from their new album, Zoo, is still indebted to their hardcore roots but has lyrics like, we have … read more »

POSTED February 21, 2012 3:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,


When Danny Brown arrived for our video interview during CMJ last fall, he had a woman with him wearing a cropped leather jacket and a sheer white dress. You could see her butt very clearly. … read more »

POSTED February 20, 2012 8:00AM IN BACK ISSUES, ISSUES TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Video: Ceremony, “World Blue”

“World Blue” is a perfect example of the bridge Ceremony has either crossed or is still crossing—time will tell. What we know for sure is they began on one side of the river as a … read more »

POSTED February 16, 2012 10:25AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: ,