Between her crisp, pentatonic melody lines and her natural sense of restraint, there’s something instantly iconic about Erin Fein’s performance on “”Dream State,” the second single from Psychic Twin’s “Strangers” seven-inch. Perhaps it’s because she’s … read more »
Last week producer Nosaj Thing did his thing (pun intended) out in LA at Sonos Studio. Before playing a set, he chatted for a few minutes about some of his favorite music with FADER editor … read more »
Yesterday, The xx released “Angels,” a first taste of their new album Coexist, into our summer rotation. Today sees a new, 30-minute mix from the band’s percussionist, Jamie xx. Listen to his set for Melbourne, … read more »
This description from new Washington DC group Misun’s bio sums up their new song perfectly: “DC aquawave/emo-pop.” Produced by Nacey, “My Time” is life-is-but-a-dream oceanic soul—not really angsty, but more like summertime realness. Misun understand … read more »
Jessie Ware goes sparse in her video for “Wildest Moments,” the simple visual underscoring the power of her vocal depth. Ware’s debut album, Devotion, is out August 20th and is available for pre-order here.
In Brenmar’s hands, the trembling bass underlying Kirko Bangz’s silky vocals in “Drank In My Cup” is more light on its feet, busy but not dizzying and expertly-parsed with surgeon-like precision. Brenmar’s on a campaign … read more »
It’s not like we were sitting around hoping for the day that Bobby Womack would do an entire album produced by Richard Russell and Damon Albarn, but now that it’s a thing that exists, we’re … read more »
After playing keyboard and programming live shows for the electro-pop duo La Roux, UK-based artist Mike Norris has shifted his attention to producing clean, glossy house as Fort Romeau and is set to release a … read more »