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Stream: Lykke Li’s Album Wounded Rhymes

When we interviewed Lyyke Li for our FADER 71 cover feature, she said she didn’t want to call the process of making her new album Wounded Rhymes therapy, that she saw a proper therapist for … read more »

POSTED February 22, 2011 12:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Gen F: Anika

When Anika first auditioned with Beak>, the ongoing pet project of Portishead founder Geoff Barrow, she had no idea she was sitting in with the group whose albums shaped her elder siblings’ adolescent groove sensibilities, … read more »

POSTED February 3, 2011 3:33PM IN GEN F, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

GEN F: Inc.

Andrew and Daniel Aged, the brothers behind Inc. (formerly Teen, Inc.), really want you to believe that they’re just regular guys. “We’re fun, but it’s a totally normal band,” Andrew says. “Trying to do something … read more »

POSTED January 28, 2011 5:26PM IN GEN F, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

GEN F: Roach Gigz

After a dry spell and several months moping about it, a couple things happened in Roach Gigz’ life that got him back to rapping. First, he totaled his scraper and had to cop a shitty … read more »

POSTED January 27, 2011 6:30PM IN GEN F, MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , ,
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GEN F: Zola Jesus

In 2010 America, it’s strange to marry young. A culture of divorce, financial instability and later-blooming adulthood conspire to delay a youthful rush to the altar. So it’s surprising to find out that Nika Roza … read more »

POSTED January 26, 2011 6:05PM IN GEN F, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

GEN F: Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso practices in the least inviting building in Brooklyn. From the outside, it looks like the kind of windowless old factory where puppies go missing and children’s bicycles are melted to make switchblades and … read more »

POSTED January 25, 2011 3:53PM IN GEN F, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

GEN F: Oneohtrix Point Never

Dan Lopatin talks like a stoned professor, punctuating complicated musical theories with asides about weed and hanging out late night. Across a restaurant table on a rainy day, he’s explaining how some kids came up … read more »

POSTED January 24, 2011 3:30PM IN GEN F, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Reheater: CTI Records and the Re-Rebirth of Cool

Taken from the current installment in FADER #71 of our recurring Reheater column, this time focusing on CTI Records’ The Cool Revolution, available on Amazon. In the creative desert that was ’70s jazz, it’s impressive … read more »

POSTED January 12, 2011 2:00PM IN FEATURES, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Roach Gigz, Roachy Balboa 2 Mixtape MP3

Yesterday Bay Area rapper Roach Gigz, a man not yet 25, released an excellent tape that anticipates his forthcoming first actual album Therapy Sessions. We would and should have said so sooner, but there’s a … read more »

POSTED January 5, 2011 5:58PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

FEATURE: Jamie XX Might Have Something to Say

Sometime around 3AM in rainy Boston, the girlfriend of the guy who let us have an after party in his apartment gets curious enough to ask what band we are in. JB says, “The XX,” … read more »

POSTED December 17, 2010 11:38AM IN FEATURES Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,