Tagged: Lena Dunham


Watch Ezra Koenig on Girls

Vampire Weekend frontman and current FADER cover star Ezra Koenig played a bit part on last night’s episode of HBO’s Girls, flanking recurring character Booth Jonathan (played by Jorma Taccone) at an art party and … read more »

POSTED February 18, 2013 11:14AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,

Video: Santigold, “Girls”

Last night, Lena Dunham hit it big at the Golden Globes, walking away with two major awards for her work on HBO‘s original series Girls. The soundtrack to the show’s first season was released just … read more »

POSTED January 14, 2013 3:27PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,

A Year in Music: Amber Bravo

Summing up a year listening to music is kind of like trying to talk about all the times you tied your shoelaces. Still, six editors at the FADER tried. Read what deputy editor Amber Bravo … read more »

POSTED December 19, 2012 6:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Stream: Santigold, “Girls”

Music from the first season of Lena Dunham’s HBO series Girls has been packaged as a soundtrack. The release will include songs like Robyn’s “Dancing on My Own” and Icona Pop’s “I Love It,” as … read more »

POSTED December 10, 2012 1:13PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , , , ,

What We’re Reading: Emma Straub

Tired of reading the same recommended books from the usual sources? Just think of our weekly What We’re Reading column as your non-committal book club with The FADER and some of your favorite bands. For … read more »

POSTED September 21, 2012 2:00PM IN WHAT WE'RE READING Comments (1) TAGS:

Five Experts Explain How They Discover the Best of New Art, Film, Literature, Comedy and Design

As a magazine devoted to talking about what is most current and most vital in the music world, we have infinite respect for those outlets that do the same in other arenas and genres. We … read more »

POSTED May 7, 2012 12:00PM IN ART+CULTURE, NWSPRINT TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Interview: Jemima Kirke from Tiny Furniture

This month, IFC released Tiny Furniture a dark dramedy that won the narrative feature prize at last year’s South by Southwest Film Festival. It’s about a girl who returns to her artist mother and treadmill-poet … read more »

POSTED November 29, 2010 12:00PM IN ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS Comments (2) TAGS: ,