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RSVP to The FADER & Goose Island’s “Analog Migration” Party in Chicago

This summer, Goose Island and The FADER are teaming up to present “Analog Migration”—a series of events in Chicago, San Francisco, and New York. For one night in each city we’ll be toasting with the … read more »

POSTED April 23, 2014 5:04PM IN FADER EVENTS, MUSIC NEWS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,

Time Is Illmatic’s Makers on Getting to Know Nas, the Guarded Poet

HOW PASSION AND PERSEVERANCE PAID OFF FOR THE NAS FILM 10 YEARS IN THE MAKING Across genres, 1994 was a massive year for music: Green Day’s Dookie hit stores in February, heralding a pop punk … read more »

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Rapper Young Thug, seen in Atlanta, Georgia December 2013.

Stream: Young Thug f. Iamsu!, “OMG (prod. C4)”

FADER PREMIERE “OMG” (not to be confused with “OMG BRO”) was an immediate favorite off this weekend’s Young Thugga Mane La Flare, the long-awaited collaborative tape between Young Thug and Gucci Mane. Turns out, the … read more »

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Contributors: Harry Gould Harvey IV on Ratking

“It’s kind of all a blur.” From the magazine: ISSUE 91, April/May 2014 For this issue’s cover story, photographer Harry Gould Harvey IV followed Ratking around NYC for a few long days and late nights. … read more »

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Video: ScHoolboy Q f. BJ The Chicago Kid, “Studio”

“Studio,” the tongue-wagging Oxymoron track about ScHoolboy Q’s conflicting priorities, now has a black-and-white and very literal visual to match: shots of Q in the studio hustling to get a verse done and dreaming about … read more »

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Lil Boosie Announces First Post-Prison Album

Remember when Lil Boosie said he wrote some 1,018 songs while behind bars? Today in an interview with Complex, Baton Rouge-legend revealed that his first post-prison album is near completion and will be released on … read more »

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Kolley, “Real Love” (Prod. by Big K.R.I.T.) MP3

Straight out of the 235-person town of Bassfield, Mississippi, Kolley grabbed a much broader audience earlier this month with “Get In Line,” the twangy first look at his debut mixtape, RNS. But this second single—the … read more »

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Snootie Wild f. K Camp, “Made Me” MP3

Memphis’ Snootie Wild built a buzz with last year’s “Yayo,” a flute-heavy club smash somewhere in the realm between Kevin Gates and Ca$h Out. Eventually, T.I. and Yo Gotti hopped on the remix, and now … read more »

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Video: Sicko Mobb, “Lamborghini Girl”

“Lamborghini Girl” was a latent favorite of mine from Sicko Mobb’s late December debut mixtape, the hypersaturated, bop-goes-pop Super Saiyan Vol. 1; more than almost anything else on the tape, it unabashedly demonstrates the duo’s … read more »

POSTED April 22, 2014 5:57PM IN MUSIC VIDEO 0 Comments TAGS: ,
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Stream: THESTANDARD, “Decisions”

Spooky Black has received a fair amount of attention in some circles for his jarring look and polarizing name, but his work with under-the-radar collective THESTANDARD suggests a musicality that’s more than just image. The … read more »

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