Tagged: How to Dress Well


21 Musicians, Tastemakers and Other Weirdos Pick Their Favorite Music of 2012

Though the FADER does not empirically rank our favorite releases, the year-end battle between album heavyweights rages in our brains like everyone else’s. But we’re talkers, prone to changing our mind and always searching for … read more »

POSTED December 17, 2012 4:20PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (5) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
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Video: How to Dress Well, “& It Was U”

What Tom Krell of How to Dress Well will tell you in his music video for “& It Was U” is that even within a vapid California landscape, scattered with fields of oil pumpjacks and … read more »

POSTED December 10, 2012 4:28PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , ,
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How to Dress Well, “& It Was U (Doss Remix)” MP3

With its crisp snaps and shuffling, considered drum-beat, How to Dress Well’s “& It Was U” was not only one of his truest-to-the-original ’90s R&B homages on Total Loss but also one of its finest … read more »

POSTED December 5, 2012 8:32AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: , ,

What We’re Thankful For

This year, Thanksgiving comes in the immediate wake of a devastating hurricane, with many people living without the homes in which they have celebrated the holiday for years and, in some cases, generations. So, while … read more »

POSTED November 20, 2012 11:50PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Download Charli XCX’s Super Ultra Mixtape

Last week, Charli XCX released the Brooke Candy-featuring “Cloud Aura” as a precursor to today’s Super Ultra. The eight-track tape, which features production from Baths and a How to Dress Well remix, is a bit … read more »

POSTED November 7, 2012 11:53AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Stream: How To Dress Well, “Blue Crystal Fire” (Robbie Basho Cover)

As if Total Loss wasn’t enough, Tom Krell, BKA How To Dress Well has a bonus 7-inch with a cover of Robbie Basho’s “Blue Crystal Fire” on it. It’s a gorgeous cover that hints at … read more »

POSTED October 5, 2012 11:50AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Stream: How To Dress Well, “Cold Nites” (Pete Swanson Remix)

How To Dress Well first clicked for me when I stopped thinking of it as R&B and started thinking of it as noise music. The exact second that dawned on me was the exact second … read more »

POSTED September 26, 2012 10:37AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Footnotes: How to Dress Well

Footnotes is the section in our magazine where we take a deeper look at the music surrounding our feature artists. Read Hank Shteamer’s FADER #81 feature on How to Dress Well here, and check out … read more »

POSTED September 20, 2012 9:00AM IN FEATURES TAGS: ,

Interview: How To Dress Well

One of the reason’s Tom Krell’s How to Dress Well project is so effective is his meticulousness. Krell is well on his way to completing a PhD in philosophy and he has used the precise … read more »

POSTED September 19, 2012 10:40AM IN MUSIC TV INTERVIEWS TAGS: , ,

How to Dress Well: Loss Leader

How to Dress Well turns the blues into gold. Stepping out of a minivan in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Tom Krell looks a little dazed. He’s spent most of the day behind the wheel, zigzagging back down … read more »

POSTED September 18, 2012 7:25PM IN FEATURES Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,