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Watch Ratking Play a Live Set on Just Jam

FADER PREMIERE: When they were over in London a couple weeks back, Ratking went off inside a green screen studio for a new episode of Just Jam, a live performance stream on the UK-based, music … read more »

POSTED April 11, 2014 11:53AM IN MUSIC VIDEO 0 Comments TAGS: , , , , , ,

Video: Ratking, “Canal”

If Ratking’s music has always been a little window in the trio’s hometown of New York, a new video for “Canal” is an even more literal glide through their city. The song comes from So … read more »

POSTED April 8, 2014 10:16AM IN MUSIC VIDEO 0 Comments TAGS: ,

Stream Ratking’s Debut Album So It Goes

New York rap trio Ratking are streaming their big XL debut over at NPR, and it’s a pretty perfect encapsulation of the jagged city energy that they so nicely represent. Engineered by Young Guru, the … read more »

POSTED March 31, 2014 11:54AM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: ,

Video: RATKING feat. King Krule, “So Sick Stories”

FADER PREMIERE King Krule and RATKING have been homies since at least 2012, when the New York rap trio remixed one of Krule’s songs and he in turn selected them as one-to-watch for Dazed & … read more »

POSTED March 18, 2014 3:33PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (9) TAGS: , ,

RATKING Announce Debut Album, So It Goes

RATKING, the New York hip-hop crew that grew up on the city’s golden-era rap but are lovably unburdened by the impulse to neatly retrace its footsteps, have announced their debut LP. Titled So It Goes, … read more »

POSTED January 23, 2014 9:59AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , ,

Stream: RATKING, “100″

New York trio RATKING are working on a new album, their first full-length for XL, to be released next year. Following “GAUCHOS,” a recent collaboration with Black Dice’s Eric Copeland recorded for a 2014 Converse … read more »

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Stream: RATKING and Eric Copeland of Black Dice, “GAUCHOS”

Converse is re-launching the CONS sneaker collection, the line of skate shoes your cool older brother may have worn in the ’90s. To celebrate, they’re releasing a compilation of original music, CONS EP VOL. 1, … read more »

POSTED November 13, 2013 10:36AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , ,

FADER/MoMA PS1 Warm Up Mix: Ratking

Every Saturday every summer, MoMA PS1 presents Warm Up, an event series taking place in their enormous courtyard. The museum—MoMA’s longstanding sister site in Long Island City, Queens—is a lightning rod for new and exciting … read more »

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Video: Ratking, “Piece of Shit” (Dir. by Ari Marcopoulos)

Photographer and filmmaker Ari Marcopoulos, with extra camera help from Brooklyn filmmaker Josh Safdie, shot this single take video for Ratking’s “Piece of Shit” in the trio’s Brooklyn practice space. (Last year, Marcopoulos made another … read more »

POSTED March 25, 2013 1:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Photos: The FADER FORT Presented by Converse Day 1

The FADER FORT Presented by Converse began yesterday in Austin, with performances by Casey Veggies, Ratking, Nu Sensae, Sky Ferreira and all four of TDE’s pillars: Ab-Soul, Schoolboy Q, Jay Rock and Kendrick Lamar, who … read more »

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