Tagged: Girls


Watch Girls Play an Acoustic Version “Summertime”

Here at the FADER office, we just had to crack open a window to warm up the frozen office. With tomorrow being the longest day of the year and the first day of summer, it … read more »

POSTED June 20, 2014 2:46PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Watch Ezra Koenig on Girls

Vampire Weekend frontman and current FADER cover star Ezra Koenig played a bit part on last night’s episode of HBO’s Girls, flanking recurring character Booth Jonathan (played by Jorma Taccone) at an art party and … read more »

POSTED February 18, 2013 11:14AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,

Video: Santigold, “Girls”

Last night, Lena Dunham hit it big at the Golden Globes, walking away with two major awards for her work on HBO‘s original series Girls. The soundtrack to the show’s first season was released just … read more »

POSTED January 14, 2013 3:27PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,

Interview: Christopher Owens

The day after Christopher Owens performed in New York City for the first time as a solo artist, he stopped by our office to talk about the experience of coming out on his own. He … read more »

POSTED November 29, 2012 10:15AM IN MUSIC TV INTERVIEWS TAGS: , ,

Footnotes: Christopher Owens

Footnotes is the section in our magazine where we take a deeper look at the music surrounding our feature artists. Read Caroline McCloskey’s FADER #83 cover feature on Christopher Owens, and check out our notes … read more »

POSTED November 28, 2012 10:30AM IN FEATURES TAGS: , , , ,

Christopher Owens: Christopher’s Theme

The former Girls frontman sets out on his own. On the morning of July 2, 2012, Christopher Owens rose with the sun. His mind was restless, he had slept poorly and the room at his … read more »

POSTED November 27, 2012 6:20PM IN FEATURES Comments (8) TAGS: , , ,

Staff Selects: Wu Lyf and the End of Brodom

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 November 27, 2012 12:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Live: Christopher Owens at Le Poisson Rouge

It seemed just yesterday all anybody could think about was Rihanna’s much hullabalooed appropriation of an open-sourced internet aesthetic for her recent SNL performance, which brought up so many issues of ownership and authenticity. How … read more »

POSTED November 15, 2012 12:10PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , ,
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Christopher Owens Announces Debut Solo Album, Lysandre

Christopher Owens, the rawboned San Francisco singer/songwriter with a far-out backstory and a modeling contract, has announced the release of his debut solo album, completed just months after leaving his band Girls. Called Lysandre, the … read more »

POSTED October 25, 2012 8:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (14) TAGS: , ,

Christopher Owens Stars in Saint Laurent Paris Campaign Video

In his efforts to overhaul the image of French fashion house Yves Saint Laurent, skinny-jeans inventor and new YSL Creative Director Hedi Slimane has been gingerly releasing images from his upcoming ad campaign featuring shirtless … read more »

POSTED October 1, 2012 5:45PM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , , ,