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Personal History: Tim DeWit on Life After Getting Shot

Processing trauma with ex-Gang Gang Dance producer/drummer Dutch E Germ From the magazine: ISSUE 91, April/May 2014 Before he became Dutch E Germ, Tim DeWit was the DC hardcore drummer who moved to New York … read more »

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Personal History: Tao Lin

Tao Lin remembers his two favorite toy poodles From the magazine: ISSUE 88, October/November 2013 Loosely based on a tumultuous, 20-month period in the writer’s own career, Tao Lin’s 2013 novel, Taipei, unfolds in a … read more »

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Omar Souleyman

Personal History: Omar Souleyman

Omar Souleyman takes the long road to SXSW From the magazine: ISSUE 87, June/July 2013 When I meet up with Omar Souleyman in March, he’s sitting on the floor of his manager’s apartment in Williamsburg, … read more »

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Personal History: Mona Scott-Young

Mona Scott-Young’s rise to moguldom. As the creator of VH1’s Love & Hip Hop and host of the popular show’s reunion specials, Mona Scott-Young might be the most informed mediator in the history of reality … read more »

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Personal History: Mystery Illness Cuts a Rock Tour Short

The last week of August 2011, I found myself stranded in Ann Arbor, Michigan. My band Caveman had been one week into a tour with The War on Drugs. It was late summer, we were … read more »

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Personal History: Riot Grrrl Radio

Gayle Wald goes from riot grrrl DJ to college professor. Gayle Wald, a professor of English at George Washington University in Washington, DC, has spent a good part of her career writing and teaching about … read more »

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Personal History: Wale

Preview: This story will appear in FADER #77, on stands soon. Congratulations to Wale on having the number two album in America. Wale looks at what it means to build a career after a flash … read more »

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