Tagged: Gang Gang Dance

Highlife

Sink into the Luminous Melodies of NYC Musician Highlife

That guitar line! Those melting chords! That gently fraying strum! It’s not often I go gaga over stringed instruments—synthesized beats are usually the keeper of my heart—but the way UK-born, NYC-based musician Highlife plays speaks … read more »

POSTED May 20, 2014 4:51PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,
Dean Blunt

From Where I Am: Ten Years of Touring Musicians in Istanbul Documented

Dean Blunt, Gang Gang Dance, Omar Souleyman and more hang out in the Turkish capital. “They came to İstanbul, where I live. I claimed this city is sad, they thought it is undeniably beautiful,” writes … read more »

POSTED April 15, 2014 12:25PM IN ART+CULTURE, ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS, ART+CULTURE NEWS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , ,
Dutch E Germ

Stream Dutch E Germ’s IN.RAK.DUST Mixtape

Following a memorable decomposition of Mas Ysa’s “Years” and some next-level runway music for NYFW 2014, Gang Gang Dance-founder Tim DeWit has dropped a full mixtape under his Dutch E Germ alias. The sound of … read more »

POSTED March 5, 2014 3:02PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,
falty620

Stream: FaltyDL, “She Sleeps” (Gang Gang Dance Remix)

There was a time when a Gang Gang Dance show was a murky prospect. What would happen on stage? Would it be just noise jamming for a while? Would songs be recognizable, or would the … read more »

POSTED January 18, 2013 4:05PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,
basilica

Freak Scene: Basilica and New York’s Weird Music Scene

Today is my last day as a full time employee at The FADER. I’ll still be contributing regularly on a freelance basis and this column will continue, but it’s causing some serious introspection. You know … read more »

POSTED August 24, 2012 4:30PM IN FREAK SCENE Comments (2) TAGS: , , , ,
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Striking a Chord: Eight New Musicians Look at the Wide Influence of Philip Glass

TYONDAI BRAXTON: Figures like Philip Glass helped to tie classical culture to the modern age. The connection he made was profound and helped usher in a new way of looking at music of hundreds of … read more »

POSTED May 1, 2012 9:56AM IN FEATURES Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,
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Gang Gang Dance Designed a Skate Deck

It turns out New York skate veteran Jason Dill, who once starred in an Animal Collective video, is a longtime fan of Gang Gang Dance. So when it came time for him to design a … read more »

POSTED April 17, 2012 11:12AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,
drossglop

Stream Battles’ Dross Glop Remix Album

It’s a point of fact right now that we’ve reached some sort of internet remix saturation point. It’s like not a single song can exist without a selection of alternate interpretations. In the right hands, … read more »

POSTED April 10, 2012 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (6) TAGS: , , , , , ,
battles

Stream Gang Gang Dance and Hudson Mohawke’s Remixes of Battles

It’s been a weird odyssey for Battles, whose music started out very much in the “math rock” camp, with last year’s stellar Gary Newman-featuring, mostly vocals-having Gloss Drop landing somewhere just this side of danceable. … read more »

POSTED April 4, 2012 6:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,
lizziebag

The Things I Carry: Lizzi Bougatsos

Once inside the FADER FORT Presented by Converse, there was really no reason to leave. We had sun, lots of jams and complimentary blue slushies. But leaving the outside world behind for a full day … read more »

POSTED March 19, 2012 1:04PM IN Fort Photos TAGS: , , ,