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FADER Mix: Tycho

A couple months back, in anticipation of Awake, Tycho’s fourth album, we spoke to Scott Hansen, the project’s San Francisco audiovisual designer/producer/bandleader, about how he plans to make his headphone music work live (among other … read more »

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FADER Mix: Hot Sugar

It’s hard for me to understand what it’s like to be Hot Sugar, the New York producer whose dead-eyed selfies and brilliance with sampling make him probably the only Tumblr celebrity with a Grammy nomination. … read more »

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FADER Mix: Jensen Sportag

On the Discogs.com listing for their first-ever release, an untitled full-length from 2006, Jensen Sportag categorized their style as “corrido, electro, chip tune, poetry,” and I think those descriptors still suit their unclassifiable dream-pop aesthetic … read more »

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FADER Mix: Untold

Fresh off the release of his apocalyptic-techno Black Light Spiral LP, Hemlock co-head Untold has hooked us up with a FADER mix that, like his production work over the years, spans much of bass music’s … read more »

POSTED March 4, 2014 11:12AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

FADER Mix: patten

After patten’s memorable Dollars to Pounds interview, a somewhat esoteric but certainly clear-minded conversation about the subjectivity of reviews and value systems in music, and with this week’s release of his new album for Warp, … read more »

POSTED February 25, 2014 11:04AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,


Naomi Zeichner’s FADER feature on HBK Gang is chilling online in its entirety, and will be on newsstands soon, so their hometown team can post up with the print edition under bucket hats and Bay … read more »

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FADER Mix: Zed Bias

Longtime UK big-timer Zed Bias, a well-regarded practitioner of garage and all things bass, hooked up this week’s FADER mix, rife with a bunch of personal dubs and VIPs, plus tracks from the SWAMP81 camp. … read more »

POSTED February 11, 2014 1:01PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

FADER Mix: Planningtorock

In our GEN F profile of Planningtorock, back in 2011, the Berlin-based solo project’s Jam Rostron said, “Some music feels almost like a one-night stand. You love it instantly, then you never listen to it … read more »

POSTED February 5, 2014 1:41PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

FADER Mix: Cities Aviv

The third full-length from Brooklyn via Memphis rapper/producer Gavin Mays, aka Cities Aviv, is out today via Young One Records. It’s called Come to Life, and Mays is calling it “the total idea merging everything … read more »

POSTED January 28, 2014 1:11PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,


Manchester’s TCTS released his These Heights EP last fall via Greco-Roman, that launching pad for dance producers with left-field pop inclinations. He’s already prepping his next single, but we thought we’d give him a chance … read more »

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