Jimmy Napes worked on huge records with Sam Smith, Disclosure, and Mary J. Blige. Now he's ready for his close-up
Plus read an interview with the Brooklyn producer who's come a long way since "Harlem Shake."
Watch a new explosive clip for Chinx's latest banger.
The NY artist serves up a striking mix of top-of-the-charts pop intuition and artful, giddy experimentation.
Chaz Bundick talks sample sources, Beyoncé and FKA Twigs, trap trends and what's in a name.
A downbeat remix that doesn't sacrifice the sugar.
"I sample weird wild shit because I think my fans need to hear it."
Up north, somewhere between rap and R&B, four young artists forge a brave new sound.
The legendary producer drops some serious knowledge on Aretha, Ginuwine, and what today's producers can learn from the past.
Producer/beacon of light Ryan Hemsworth has a new FADER column, a tour diary of his global travels. The first one's about his first trip to Japan.
The Austin rockers share two slow-burning covers of Rabbitt's twangy '70s pop.
Pro tips and recipes from DJ Paul of Three 6 Mafia, Patrick Quinn of Rockaway Beach's The Cookout and Pure X bassist, Jesse Jenkins.
Watch Pure X's video for "Heaven," of their Angel LP.
It's finally here: stream Pure X's Angel LP in its entirety via SPIN.
Austin's Pure X shares their breezy new single "Heaven"
Pure X release "Starlight," a track from their forthcoming LP on Fat Possum, Angel.
Watch a Malcolm Elijah-directed video for "I Fear What I Feel," a track from Pure X's 2013 album, Crawling up the Stairs.