Tagged: John Maus


John Maus, “Mental Breakdown” MP3

On James Brooks’ (of Elite Gymnastics) Tumblr, there’s an entry riffing on an interview John Maus gave, where he said the one thing he is trying to communicate to the world is “I exist.” From … read more »

POSTED May 17, 2012 2:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

John Maus, “No Title (Molly)” MP3

“No Title (Molly)” shows off the lighter side of John Maus with some sweet retro-pop sensibility. The track is a re-recorded, remixed and remastered version of a previous Maus demo, and will be included on … read more »

POSTED March 30, 2012 12:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

What We’re Reading: Maria Minerva

Given the popularity of our week-long What We’re Reading series, we’ve decided to make it a weekly column. Just think of this as your non-committal book club with The FADER and some of your favorite … read more »

POSTED November 11, 2011 12:30PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS, WHAT WE'RE READING Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

CMJourneyz 2011: FADER Interns see John Maus, Twin Sister and Little Red, Talk About Boners

We didn’t have enough pull to send our interns on a sweater shopping spree with Drake while he was in town for Fashion Week, so we promised them the next-best New York experience: CMJ, with … read more »

POSTED October 20, 2011 1:45PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

This Week in The FADER: September 4, 2011 Edition

** We talked to some artists about staying an outsider at school—whether by dropping out or getting ten-plus years deep in the academy. John Maus, Kreayshawn, Killer Mike, Best Coast and more told us about … read more »

POSTED September 4, 2011 10:09AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

PhDs and Dropouts: Killer Mike, Kreayshawn and John Maus Talk School

While the standard aspiration in the American school system is to get a college degree, we’ve found that many of the weirdest, best artists have stayed true to outsider form, either eschewing the system altogether … read more »

POSTED August 29, 2011 7:00PM IN NWSPRINT Comments (6) TAGS: , , , , , ,

John Maus Mix for Rough Trade

From robots to ren-fair, John Maus’ bonus mix (from Rough Trade) for We Must Become the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves is pretty much a window into his brain. This is a guy who’ll casually reference … read more »

POSTED July 11, 2011 2:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , ,

Video: John Maus “Head for the Country”

It’s hard not to feel like you’re not in the middle of nowhere in wintertime rural Minnesota, which is where John Maus lives and where the video for “Head for the Country” was shot. There, … read more »

POSTED June 23, 2011 11:00AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,
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Interview: John Maus

Last week John Maus played a drenched live show at The Glasslands Gallery with Gary War and Holy Shit. We cozied into the dank-ness with Maus and video-maker Jimi Patterson to talk about his forthcoming … read more »

POSTED May 16, 2011 3:05PM IN MUSIC TV INTERVIEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Video + MP3: John Maus, “Believer”

John Maus’ new video for “Believer” is everything we could want a John Maus video to be. It has a fittingly lo-fi, retro quality that somewhat obscures its technical sophistication. Maus sings about “people fighting … read more »

POSTED April 21, 2011 12:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,