Tagged: Fennesz

Fennesz Becs

Stream: Fennesz, “Static Kings”

Laptop music polyglot Christian Fennesz crossed over in 2001 with the release of his placid and powerful LP Endless Summer, a rare triumph of experimental music that transcended the often cloistered scene. Its distant washes … read more »

POSTED March 28, 2014 3:08PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Freak Scene: Fennesz’s Venice is a Gateway Drug

It’s hot in New York. Stifling. Squinting even when you’re wearing sunglasses hot. Going out to get coffee, I saw people in shorts (makes sense) and some in jeans (does not make sense, seems crazy). … read more »

POSTED July 19, 2013 2:10PM IN FREAK SCENE TAGS: , ,

Freak Scene: A Year

A couple years ago, crammed in the back of a car, my roommate asked me what my top albums of the year were. I went on a too long rant that could basically be boiled … read more »

POSTED December 20, 2012 10:00AM IN FREAK SCENE TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Staff Selects Playlist: Loscil’s Warm Drone

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

POSTED August 2, 2012 2:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Video: Travis Porter, “Make it Rain”

We’re currently undergoing a renaissance of good natured dudes rapping over super hard beats. Even when Waka Flocka is staring dead eyed at the camera screaming his own name, it all comes across in service … read more »

POSTED September 13, 2010 11:30AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , ,

NYC: Fennesz And Ryuichi Sakamoto At The World Financial Center

One of our favorite pastimes is accepting free stuff, so obviously we’re pretty excited about tonight’s FREE AMBIENT EXTRAVAGANZA at the World Financial Center consisting of two dudes making nice sounds with laptops and probably … read more »