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Listen to Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s First All-English Song, “Ring A Bell”

In an interview with FADER’s Duncan Cooper late last year, next-level J-pop star Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, considering the importance it might play as she approaches world-wide fame, lamented her then-tenuous grasp of the English language: … read more »

POSTED July 16, 2014 12:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Is Releasing a New Album & Here’s the Sugar-Coated First Single

Before news of her collaboration with UK producer Sophie hit, it had been a while since we heard from J-pop superstar Kyary Pamyu Pamyu but now she’s back with her first release of the summer from … read more »

POSTED July 7, 2014 4:39PM IN MUSIC VIDEO 0 Comments TAGS: ,

You’re Too Cute: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, SOPHIE, PC Music and the Aesthetic of Excess

The 21st century’s obsession with cute unites the mainstream and the underground—but what’s behind it? SOPHIE—the dapper, strawberry-topped producer from London who makes avant-electronica for androids, dripping with the city’s garage and grime influences—is writing … read more »

POSTED June 26, 2014 10:37AM IN MUSIC Comments (7) TAGS: , , , ,

Sold Out: The Evolution of Musician Merch

Artists step up their merch game for the 21st century From the magazine: ISSUE 91, April/May 2014 My first concert was Weezer at New York’s Roseland Ballroom. It was 1995, I was 10 years old … read more »

POSTED May 7, 2014 11:16AM IN MAGAZINE, STYLE, STYLE NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , ,


I met Capital Steez, just once, and just for a moment. He and the rest of his crew, Pro Era, came to the FADER office in June of 2012 for a video interview and group … read more »

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Introducing The FADER’s 2013-14 Now Issue: Blood Orange and Travi$ Scott

The FADER’s 2013-14 Now Issue—our annual look at today’s stars who’re setting the tone for tomorrow’s music, showcasing over 100 artists, photographers, authors and directors to watch—hits newsstands on December 10th. You can order a … read more »

POSTED November 19, 2013 10:22AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu: Stranger with Candy

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu is planet Earth’s next pop model From the magazine: ISSUE 89, December 2013/January 2014 Like many songs by the cherubic Japanese pop star Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, her recent single “Mottai Night Land” … read more »

POSTED November 19, 2013 10:18AM IN FEATURES Comments (4) TAGS: , , ,
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Video: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, “Mottai Night Land”

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, probably the planet’s most creative pop star, just released the music video for “Mottai Night Land,” her first single since this summer’s number one-selling album (in Japan) Nanda Collection. Truth be told, … read more »

POSTED October 23, 2013 7:07PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (7) TAGS: ,

Interview: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, the cherubic Japanese pop star behind some of the world’s most bizarre music videos, performed in New York for the first time this weekend. Read a review of that concert here, a … read more »

POSTED April 16, 2013 4:22PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (6) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Live: Kyary Pamyu Pamyu in New York

Read our interview with Kyary Pamyu Pamyu here. I first wrote about Kyary Pamyu Pamyu in 2011, when the 18-year-old Harajuku street model released her debut music video for “Pon Pon Pon.” Produced and written … read more »

POSTED April 15, 2013 4:20PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (5) TAGS: , , ,