At this fall’s FADER FORT Presented by Converse, Leeds five-piece Hookworms opened their set with the nine-minute jammer, “Away/Towards.” The song comes from their Gringo/ Weird World debut, Pearl Mystic.
Ms. Hill comes back giddy but defiant At her first concert since she spent three months in prison in Danbury, Conn., Ms. Lauryn Hill did not directly address the sentence for tax evasion that landed … read more »
TWO NIGHTS AT THE CHURCH OF KANYE WEST IN NEW YORK Yeezy season has officially passed through NYC, leaving a frigid cold front and slew of unforgettable, Auto-Tuned speeches in its wake. I attending the … read more »
Video: Saul Williams, “List Of Demands (Reparations)” (Live at the FADER FORT Presented by Converse)
At this fall’s FADER FORT Presented by Converse, Saul Williams and Dragons of Zynth performed “List Of Demands (Reparations),” from Saul’s self-titled 2004 LP.
Trent Reznor and Nine Inch Nails played last night in Brooklyn. For more on the band’s history and Reznor’s unique approach to the future, read FADER’s Trent Reznor Icon Issue. For a moment, it seemed … read more »
Massive Attack V Adam Curtis, currently running in New York’s Park Avenue Armory, is neither a concert orchestrated by Massive Attack’s Robert Del Naja accompanied by visual montage, nor a film by heady documentarian Adam … read more »
Over the weekend, Detroit played host to the first-ever American installment of St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival, a global series launched about a decade ago in Australia. With the help of Detroit’s Movement Electronic Festival and … read more »
Five songs into The Bots’ release show for the duo’s new EP, Sincerely Sorry, released earlier this week on FADER Label, vocalist/guitarist Mikaiah Lei stopped to actually make an earnest apology. “I just realized my … read more »
As dozens of Janelle Monae lookalikes greeted music fans entering New York’s Pier 84 last night, there was no questioning whose show you were at. From the signature coiffed hair to suspenders, the Monae-esque staffers—along … read more »
Jay Z shepherded the second-annual Budweiser Made in America Festival this past weekend in Philadelphia. Last year he headlined; this year, he sat back with a beach ball, watching Beyoncé, Nine Inch Nails and FADER … read more »