Tagged: Nina Simone

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Videos: Lucky Dragons, “Real Fire” and “Mirror Makers”

LA experimental duo Lucky Dragons, a performance-centric collaboration between Luke Fischbeck and Sarah Rara, released their twenty-somethingth album, Existers, last month, produced in collaboration with Swill Children’s Jesse Hlebo. One time Fishbeck did this crazy … read more »

POSTED March 6, 2012 5:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,
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Nina Simone: The Rebel

We’re already hard at work on FADER #79, our annual Icon Issue. You’ll have to wait to see who we’ve chosen this year when the issue hits stands in May. But today, Nina Simone’s birthday, … read more »

POSTED February 21, 2012 1:45PM IN FEATURES Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Stream: Brian Wilson’s Album of Gershwin Songs

Never a finer blog post title have we written. Ah, eternal peace through elderly Beach Boy. Brian Wilson plays “Rhapsody in Blue” and we retire to a place where the walls are lined with a … read more »

POSTED August 16, 2010 12:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Schnipper’s Slept On

Each Tuesday, FADER editor Matthew Schnipper highlights an underappreciated recent release he thinks we need to know about. This week it’s Nina Simone’s At Newport LP. (Though Slept On usually covers more recent releases, this … read more »

POSTED October 20, 2009 7:29PM IN SLEPT ON TAGS: ,

Joy Jones "Be My Husband"

Joy Jones has a proposal for you… read more »

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NYC Film: Nina Simone – Great Performances

Andy Stroud’s rare-footage documentary, Nina Simone Great Performances: College Concerts and Interviews, opens at The Maysles Institute in New York City tonight. Stroud was Simone’s husband and manager and when we chose to feature her … read more »

POSTED July 24, 2009 10:26AM IN ART+CULTURE VIDEO, OTHER EVENTS TAGS: , , ,

DJ Parler Displays Nina Simone's Samplology

You’ll be surprised at who’s sampling Nina the smoky nightengale. read more »

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Video: Nina Simone, “Dont You Pay Them No Mind” + FADER Cover Story

In September, Legacy Recordings released To Be Free: The Nina Simone Story, a three-cd + dvd collection spanning the legendary singer’s career, from her debut on Little Girl Blue to her final recordings on A … read more »

POSTED December 15, 2008 3:00PM IN MUSIC TAGS: ,

Schnipper’s Slept On

Each Tuesday, FADER editor Matthew Schnipper highlights an underappreciated recent release he thinks we need to know about. This week it’s U.S. Girls’ “Kankakee” 7-inch. Download a live version of “I Can Hear Music” from … read more »

POSTED October 14, 2008 6:45PM IN SLEPT ON TAGS: ,