Tagged: Pop


Listen to “Burning up,” a Summer Groove from New London Trio JUCE

FADER PREMIERE The vitamin D rush you get from even the briefest exposure to some summer sun is powerful stuff, enough to shoo away the aches and pains of everyday living for a few. Which … read more »

POSTED July 9, 2014 11:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: ,

Watch Jessie Ware’s Gentle Video for “Tough Love”

Jessie Ware shares a video today for “Tough Love,” the lead track from her as-yet-unnamed follow-up to her 2012 debut album Devotion. The visuals are easy on the eyes, although people with allergies might react … read more »

POSTED July 8, 2014 12:12PM IN MUSIC VIDEO 0 Comments TAGS: ,

Let WIFE’s New Video Get Under Your Skin

“I’m a big guy, but…I’m not afraid to tell someone I’m vulnerable as fuck like anybody else,” James Kelly, former metal frontman turned experimental singer-songwriter WIFE, told FADER last month. His debut solo album What’s … read more »

POSTED July 6, 2014 11:01AM IN MUSIC VIDEO 0 Comments TAGS: , , ,

Zola Jesus on New Album, Taiga: “I Had to Overcome a Lot of Fear”

The 25-year-old singer says why her fourth LP feels like her first When artists stop by the office to share music, we almost always ask them to take a “FADER Selfie” for our Instagram. Nika … read more »

POSTED July 3, 2014 5:29PM IN MUSIC INTERVIEWS 0 Comments TAGS: ,

Contributors: Geordie Wood on Lana Del Rey

“Fuck it. Let’s do it at my house.” From the magazine: ISSUE 92, June/July 2014 For The FADER’s new issue, photo editor Geordie Wood shot Lana Del Rey. Here, he shares how the enigmatic mega-pop … read more »

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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 »

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Beyoncé and Jay Z Kicked Off Their On The Run Tour Tonight in Miami

Tonight Jay and Beyoncé kicked off their nearly record-setting On the Run Tour in Miami at the Sun Life Stadium. The Carter’s delivered a two-and-a-half hour set, opening the show side-by-side with their “03 Bonnie … read more »

POSTED June 26, 2014 2:01AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Listen to Ryn Weaver’s Soaring Debut Single “OctaHate”

Bi-coastal pop-starlet to-be Ryn Weaver made herself known in a big — 45k or so streams in less than 24-hours on SoundCloud big — way today with the release of her debut single, “OctaHate.” Arriving … read more »

POSTED June 25, 2014 12:35AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Listen to Zola Jesus’ Huge-Sounding “Dangerous Days”

Last week, Nika Roza Danilova teased Taiga, her new full-length as Zola Jesus, with a short trailer. Today, you can stream that record’s first single, “Dangerous Days,” a pretty huge-sounding pop song that’s—predictably—a nice showcase … read more »

POSTED June 23, 2014 11:47AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,
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Watch Sam Smith Sing “Stay With Me” on David Letterman

Yesterday after work, I heard the guy who sells fitted hats and I

POSTED June 19, 2014 10:29AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: ,