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GEN F: Brisco

This July during Rick Ross’ Be Out Day in his old neighborhood of Carol City, ten to twelve dozen gunshots were launched into the air in the middle of the annual charity event. The crowd … read more »

POSTED October 24, 2010 5:43PM IN GEN F TAGS: , ,
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GEN F: Crystal Stilts

JB Townsend and Brad Hargett of the band Crystal Stilts grew up in the same South Florida town. Together they listened to The Velvet Underground and planned their escape. According to Townsend, who answers every … read more »

POSTED October 24, 2010 5:43PM IN GEN F TAGS: , ,
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GEN F: Friendly Fires

True fact: Stephen Hawking, the world’s preeminent theoretical physicist, and the three members of English dance pop band Friendly Fires are all alumni of the same “quite posh” private school in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. “The … read more »

POSTED October 24, 2010 5:43PM IN GEN F TAGS: , ,
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GEN F: School of Seven Bells

In the past six months, School of Seven Bells have snagged touring spots with Prefuse 73 and Blonde Redhead, be featured on an Adult Swim compilation and seen themselves covered by the Cocteau Twins’ Robin … read more »

POSTED October 24, 2010 5:43PM IN GEN F TAGS: , ,

FADER 57: Life on Hawaii’s Waianae Coast Feature Story

Photographer Sasha Cutter, along with her twin brother Knut, has been documenting the lives of Hawaii’s Waianae Coast residents for the past three years. Many of the subjects live in makeshift homes or tents, exposing … read more »

POSTED November 11, 2008 1:15PM IN FEATURES TAGS: , ,

Slideshow: Life on Hawaii’s Waianae Coast by Sasha Cutter

In the previous online supplements to our Photo Issue, we focused on AIDS in America, immigration, urban economic issues, and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan — all issues facing our President-elect Obama. Now, in … read more »

POSTED November 11, 2008 1:00PM IN MUSIC TAGS: ,

FADER 57: TV on the Radio Cover Story

When we decided to put Brooklyn’s TV on the Radio on the front cover of our Photo Issue we were living in a state of uncertainty: We didn’t know who our next president was going … read more »

POSTED November 6, 2008 11:28AM IN FEATURES TAGS: , , ,

FADER 57: American Wars

In our current photo issue, we feature some of our photographers’ most personal work: Peter van Agtmael has been documenting American soldiers, both in Iraq and Afghanistan and as they return home, since 2006. View … read more »

POSTED November 3, 2008 3:25PM IN ART+CULTURE, FEATURES TAGS: , ,

Slideshow: American Wars by Peter van Agtmael

On the eve of arguably the biggest election of our lifetimes, it should be impossible to overlook what will be the most difficult task facing our new president: commanding our wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. … read more »

POSTED November 3, 2008 3:00PM IN MUSIC TAGS: ,

FADER 57: Lucky Torres

After the jump read the feature story on Lucky Torres, from our current Photo Issue, and click here to watch a slideshow of the photos, as narrated by Lucky and writer Laura Checkoway.

POSTED October 27, 2008 6:00PM IN ART+CULTURE, FEATURES Comments (4) TAGS: , ,