Tagged: Sapphire Slows


GEN F: Sapphire Slows

Sometimes it takes a brush with mortality to find your true calling. In the spring of 2011, Kinuko Hiramatsu was your average Japanese university student, preparing to graduate and hunt around for a run-of-the-mill desk … read more »

POSTED November 12, 2012 11:00AM IN GEN F TAGS: , , , ,

Download The FADER #82 Podcast

We supplement every issue of The FADER with a podcast showcasing jams from the magazine’s featured artists, and this time, for a special global-themed issue, we scoured the globe to find them. Hear Moroccan expat … read more »

POSTED October 17, 2012 10:52AM IN MP3 / STREAMS, The FADER TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,


Four years ago my friend Kevin and I went on a trip to La Paz, the capital city of Baja Del Sur, Mexico. It’s difficult to get there direct, so we flew into Los Cabos … read more »

POSTED October 8, 2012 12:00AM IN BACK ISSUES, ISSUES Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Stream: Magic Touch X Sapphire Slows, “Just Wanna Feel”

Recently, 100% Silk has been playing a musical chairs game of sorts in which various members of its roster pair up to release collaborative 12-inches. Next up is a slab of vinyl from Tokyo’s Hiramatsu … read more »

POSTED October 5, 2012 12:23PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Video: Sapphire Slows, “Animal Dreams”

There’s a shot about a minute and a half into “Animal Dreams,” which was filmed on the streets of Toyko, where Sapphire Slows lives, where she’s bobbing around in front of a row of vending … read more »

POSTED December 8, 2011 6:15PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Sapphire Slows, “Spin Lights Over You” MP3

Here’s a new little gem from the folks over at Not Not Fun. A quasi-debut from Tokyo-based bedroom producer, Sapphire Slows (a previous release was super-limited single on Big Love). There’s a steady spareness to … read more »

POSTED October 26, 2011 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,