Tagged: Happy Trendy

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Orchid Tapes Announces Boring Ecstasy: Bedroom Pop Compilation

FADER PREMIERE Last week was the fourth anniversary of Orchid Tapes, the New York DIY label co-founded by Warren Hildebrand and Brian Vu that, like a snowball rolling from the top of Big Cartel mountain, … read more »

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Stream: Khotin, “You Could Feel the Sky”

FADER PREMIERE Happy Trendy’s “January 6” is one of my favorite songs of 2011/life (I recently realized that the backing vocals are by R.L. Kelly, which only makes me like it more). The guy who … read more »

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Video: Happy Trendy, “January 6″

Happy Trendy’s “January 6″ gets a deservedly lovely video from Umuima’s Micah Van Hove, beautifully capturing the comings and goings of flirtation in the ash of a joint. The song makes great use of my … read more »

POSTED December 9, 2011 4:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,

The Tripwire: YOUTH

Last Friday, verb/re/verb curated a YOUTH mixtape of teenage artists covering songs that shaped their childhoods not long past. The first track, by Teenage Reverb, is a wordless Backstreet Boys cover. Their take on “Get … read more »

POSTED January 31, 2011 4:30PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , , , ,