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The Many Worlds of Fatima Al Qadiri: “I never have any fear with anything I do.”

THE KUWAITI ARTIST CHALLENGES PERCEPTIONS WITH DEBUT ALBUM ASIATISCH, FUTURE BROWN AND ART COLLECTIVE GCC On a nondescript spring afternoon, Fatima Al Qadiri walks into a tiny Korean cafe in Brooklyn wearing a giant silver … read more »


Listen to Fatima Al Qadiri’s Seductively Sinister “Shanghai Freeway”

There are always opposites at play in Kuwait-born, NYC-based artist Fatima Al Qadiri‘s work. Nothing is ever quite what it seems. On new track “Shanghai Freeway”, bright, naive tones and the menacing grind of heavy … read more »

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Stream: Future Brown feat. Prince Rapid, Dirty Danger & Roachee, “World’s Mine”

Future Brown came out of the gate this summer with “Wanna Party,” boosting some sweetly venomous verse from Chicago rapper Tink with an unusual palette of rhythmically clanging bells. It’s got the kind of clipped … read more »

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Dollars to Pounds: Visionist

Selim Bulut is a music writer who lives in London. He has the most meticulously organized iTunes folder in the land. He’ll be writing about some of the excellent music coming out of the UK … read more »

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Stream: Visionist & Fatima Al Qadiri, “The Call”

Late last year, we spoke to Fatima al Qadiri about her enduring love for grime, which she described as “icy cold” and “full of threats.” Both qualifiers feel well-suited to “The Call,” a track she … read more »

POSTED August 7, 2013 1:09PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Stream: Future Brown f. Tink, “Wanna Party”

Future Brown is the new, thrilling alliance of Fatima Al Qadiri, Nguzunguzu’s Asma Maroof & Daniel Pineda and J-Cush of Lit City Trax.(The latter made a mix for us today, download it.) They’re working toward … read more »

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Video: Fatima al Qadiri, “Ghost Raid”

Last year, we spoke to Fatima al Qadiri about living through the Gulf War at the tender age of 9, and how her subsequent obsession with a Operation Desert Storm-themed, Sega Mega Drive combat game … read more »

POSTED February 1, 2013 2:32PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: ,

21 Musicians, Tastemakers and Other Weirdos Pick Their Favorite Music of 2012

Though the FADER does not empirically rank our favorite releases, the year-end battle between album heavyweights rages in our brains like everyone else’s. But we’re talkers, prone to changing our mind and always searching for … read more »

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Kilo Kish, Fatima Al Qadiri, Rockie Fresh, CFCF, Jim-E-Stack to Play FADER Nights at Brooklyn Night Bazaar

Want to spend the next five weekends inside a 40,000 square foot Williamsburg warehouse? We’re happy to announce that, along with other New York purveyors of music, art and food, we’ll be participating in this … read more »

POSTED November 16, 2012 2:06PM IN FADER EVENTS TAGS: , , ,

Live: Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival

Surveying a densely packed plot of land on North 6th Street during this year’s two-day Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival yielded a noticeable lack of what I had expected. Where were all the neon-lit pacifiers? Why … read more »

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