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St. Jerome's Laneway Festival

See Photos from St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival Detroit

Over the weekend, Detroit played host to the first-ever American installment of St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival, a global series launched about a decade ago in Australia. With the help of Detroit’s Movement Electronic Festival and … read more »

POSTED September 16, 2013 5:23PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

2013 Mercury Prize Nominees Announced

This year’s shortlist of nominees for the Barclaycard Mercury Prize, which celebrates excellent UK albums, has been announced. FADER Summer Music issue stars Disclosure, cover artist James Blake, GEN Fs Savages and Laura Mvula, FADER … read more »

POSTED September 11, 2013 3:52PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , ,

Stream: Savages, “She Will”

Like the relatively limited output that came before it, Savages’ “She Will” is all coiled anger and just-about-to-burst intensity, but it never veers into histrionics. This is plainly angry music, but it’s exciting too. It … read more »

POSTED March 20, 2013 1:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Stream: Savages, “City’s Full” (Live in Nottingham Bodega)

It’s telling that Savages, having barely released any music outside of a lone single, are following it up with a live EP. Listening to “City’s Full,” there’s a sense of hugeness and echo in their … read more »

POSTED September 25, 2012 3:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

GEN F: Savages

Camille Berthomier had high expectations for her new band. “I wanted to do something compact and solid, something almost indestructible,” she says via Skype, describing Savages’ origins. “It’s like building your own armor; you can … read more »

POSTED September 24, 2012 11:00AM IN GEN F TAGS: , , ,

Download The FADER #81 Podcast

We supplement every issue of The FADER with a podcast showcasing jams from the mag’s featured artists; hear Cat Power, Teengirl Fantasy and a slew of Chicago rap tracks by Chief Keef, Katie Got Bandz … read more »

POSTED August 29, 2012 6:55PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, The FADER TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,


In eighth grade my English teacher assigned the class a research paper on a modern artist. He suggested subjects for us, and said I might like to write about German painter Max Ernst. His reasoning … read more »

POSTED August 20, 2012 1:17PM IN BACK ISSUES, ISSUES TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

What We’re Reading: Savages

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

POSTED June 15, 2012 12:15PM IN WHAT WE'RE READING Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Savages, “Flying to Berlin”

The swoosh of a jet engine and a propulsive bass line give rise to Savages’ lead singer Jehnny Beth’s dark story about a bird’s death by airplane engine and an extended metaphor about how love … read more »

POSTED May 29, 2012 3:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,