Tagged: punk


R.I.P. Tommy Ramone

Tommy Ramone, the final surviving founding member of The Ramones, has passed away aged 65 at his home in Queens, the official Ramones Twitter account announced this weekend. Variety report that the drummer recently received … read more »

POSTED July 13, 2014 6:14AM IN MUSIC NEWS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,

Download Frank Ocean, Diplo, and The Clash’s Mick Jones and Paul Simonon, “Hero”

Converse has a history of enlisting recording artists from disparate ends of the pop music spectrum to create original, genre-defying MP3s. The most recent installment of their Three Artists, One Song series is a doozy, … read more »

POSTED March 10, 2014 9:03AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Freed Pussy Riot Members Shift Focus: “We Are Not Pussy Riot Now”

As expected, the two imprisoned members of Pussy Riot walked free on Monday after serving almost the entirety of their two-year sentence, thanks to an amnesty bill — or publicity stunt — introduced by President … read more »

POSTED December 27, 2013 4:10PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,

Two Pussy Riot Members to Be Freed

Two members of Russia’s Pussy Riot collective will be freed soon, under a new amnesty bill which pardons mothers of small children, Reuters reports. After performing a “punk prayer” at Moscow’s main Orthodox cathedral, Christ … read more »

POSTED December 19, 2013 1:31PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,

One Question For: Hunters

With so many artists coming in and out of the FADER Fort Presented by Converse, we wanted to talk to everyone. To make that happen, we kept it quick, sat everyone down in our RV … read more »

POSTED November 9, 2012 10:28AM IN Featured - FADERFORT, Fort Video TAGS: , , ,

See Photos From We Got Power, An Early ’80s Hardcore Punk Zine

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POSTED October 17, 2012 12:45PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS TAGS: , , ,

By The Numbers: Trash Talk vs. MellowHype

In By The Numbers, FADER looks at a big record release and breaks it down in basic digits. This week, we’re actually taking on two: Trash Talk‘s 119 and MellowHype‘s Numbers, which dropped simultaneously this … read more »

POSTED October 16, 2012 1:30PM IN BY THE NUMBERS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Daily Inspiration: Pussy Riot

Yesterday, the trial of three members of Russian female punk collective Pussy Riot began in Moscow. Charged with “hooliganism motivated by religious hatred or hostility” for performing an anti-Putin song on the altar of the … read more »

POSTED July 31, 2012 4:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , ,

Video: OFF!, “Borrow and Bomb” and “I Got News For You”

Good things often come in twos, like double-albums and FADER covers. Hardcore legends OFF!’s newest music video lies in the same vein, as the single clip really contains separate videos for two different songs. Together, … read more »

POSTED July 17, 2012 6:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,

Video: Sleepies, “Terra Firma”

For two gritty, fast, loud and high-energized minutes Brooklyn’s Sleepies throw you into the world of “Terra Firma.” The video, animated and produced by Preston Spurlock, oozes hysteria and agitation, the same character found instantly in … read more »

POSTED July 12, 2012 5:47PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,