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To Watch: Honorable Mentions

From the magazine: ISSUE 89, December 2013/January 2014 In FADER’s annual Now Issue, we look at record labels, models, authors, video directors and producers. Here are 60 more musicians, hustlers and crews who will define … read more »

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Personal History: Issa Rae

An awkward black girl escapes from New York At 28-years old, writer, producer and actress Issa Rae has already built a small web comedy empire with shows like The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, a … read more »

POSTED June 19, 2013 10:35AM IN ART+CULTURE, NWSPRINT Comments (4) TAGS: , , ,
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Interview: Tig Notaro

One of the more affecting pieces of comedy (or maybe just of art, in general) in recent memory is Tig Notaro’s “Live,” a 30-minute narrative of all the bummer shit that happened to her over … read more »

POSTED October 30, 2012 9:40AM IN ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS Comments (1) TAGS:
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Personal History: Hannibal Buress

Hannibal Buress remembers the most exhausting tour ever. In the summer of 2008, the comedian Hannibal Buress set off on tour with 25 performers for F Yeah Fest, an exhausting-sounding cross-country music and comedy tour … read more »

POSTED June 27, 2012 11:00AM IN NWSPRINT Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,
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Interview: Broad City

We interviewed Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, stars and creators of sketch comedy series Broad City, for the Back to School section of FADER #75. Read our talk with them, about what they’ve learned from … read more »

POSTED September 6, 2011 12:30PM IN ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS, MAGAZINE TV INTERVIEWS TAGS: ,
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Interview: Carrie Brownstein on Portlandia

Before we lived in New York City we lived in Portland, Oregon. There we went to a college that was so weird it was recently threatened to be prosecuted as a crack house, and lived … read more »

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Bonnaroo Becomes Self-Aware and Snags Conan All In One Whirl

Of all the big names in the summer music festival game, Bonnaroo has always seemed the most ripe for parody to us. We don’t mean this as a knock on the festival. We simply mean … read more »

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