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Stoner Metal Icons Sleep Share First New Song in a Decade; Stream “The Clarity”

According to a recent interview with NPR, Sleep wrote “The Clarity”—their first new song since 2003′s red-eyed classic Dopesmoker— as a “lyrical follow-up to a lifetime of marijuana enjoyment.” The song is ten minutes of … read more »

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Merchandise Embrace the Unreal in “Enemy” Video

The reformed punks in Tampa, FL’s Merchandise are busy prepping their first release for 4AD, a collection of glittery, goth-y guitar pop called After the End. Tuesday, they shared “Enemy,” the second bummed strummer from … read more »

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Los Angeles Police Department Announces Debut LP with “She Came Through (Again)”

FADER PREMIERE I think of the endearingly double-takey band name Los Angeles Police Department as, like, whatever good the actual LAPD does is contained in a single musician named Ryan Pollie. Hot new announcement: his … read more »

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Stream Guitarist Daniel Bachman’s Latest, Greatest LP, Orange Co. Serenade

FADER PREMIERE I’ve cited this interview before, but it’s just one of my favorites. Spoke to the newly North Carolina-based guitarist Daniel Bachman last year around the release of his album Jesus I’m a Sinner, … read more »

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suno deko thrown shade

Stream the Dreamy Title Track from Suno Deko’s Thrown Color EP

Yesterday, Atlanta songwriter Suno Deko—whose Thrown Color EP drops July 22nd—contributed to our What We’re Reading column, picking some new age-y texts and poetry books. Today, he’s unveiled a new song from that release. Like … read more »

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Watch Cosmic Cowboy Sturgill Simpson Play “Life of Sin” on Letterman

In a recent issue of The FADER, we ran a GEN F profile about Kentucky-bred country singer Sturgill Simpson. Last night, the “cosmic cowboy of the digital age” stopped by The Late Show with David … read more »

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Perfume Genius

Perfume Genius Announces New Album, Listen to First Single “Queen”

UPDATE 7/17/14: “Queen” now has a striking, SSION-directed official video that, according to the press release, follows “a kind of alternative universe Forrest Gump and Jenny, except with fluid genders and ever shifting identities.” Watch … read more »

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What We’re Reading: Suno Deko on Spiritual Texts, Internet Feminism and Pre-Civil War Erotica

Tired of reading the same recommended books from the usual sources? Just think of our bi-weekly What We’re Reading column as your non-committal book club with FADER and some of your favorite bands and artists. … read more »

POSTED July 14, 2014 12:58PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,
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NYC Dance Crew Turn the Subway into a Stage in The Afghan Whigs’ New Video

FADER PREMIERE If you ride the subway in New York, you’ll be familiar with the weird and wonderful stuff that occasionally pops up to disturb the monotony of the morning rush—one year I saw a … read more »

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FMLY Fest’s DIY Insanity Hits Minneapolis Next Month; Download a Fund-Raising Mixtape

FMLY is an inclusive, “Do-It-Together” collective with members like Emily Reo, Little Spoon and a bunch of other musicians and artists from around the world. They also throw community-minded festivals, called FMLY Fests, and the … read more »

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