Tagged: Spoek Mathambo


Ghetto Palms 132: Petrona Martinez / Maria Mulata / D’Angel / Rayvon

So after teasing a vocal intro from Geko Jones’ Maria Mulata refix into my bacchanal blend last week, I decided to just say fuck it and go full on dancehall bullerengue this week. To my … read more »

POSTED March 2, 2011 5:30PM IN GHETTO PALMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,
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Video: Spoek Mathambo, “Control”

Leave it to FADER #69 cover star Spoek Mathambo to flip Joy Division’s “Control” into a dark, somewhat harsh dance track and then get Pieter Hugo (also known as the guy who took those photos … read more »

POSTED February 21, 2011 12:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Video: Spoek Mathambo f. Zaki Ibrahim, “Don’t Mean To Be Rude”

In the time since our last post on Spoek Mathambo he got a nod on New York Times pop critic Jon Caramanica’s year-end addendum and released his new Don’t Mean To Be Rude EP, with … read more »

POSTED January 11, 2011 12:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Spoek Mathambo f. Zaki Ibrahim, “Don’t Mean To Be Rude (Toadally Krossed Out 3ball Remix)”

This is FADER issue 69 in sonic manifestation, a combination of that issue’s cover story on Spoek Mathambo, and its feature on tribal guarachero, concocted by Mad Decent’s Toadally Krossed Out. And it sounds way … read more »

POSTED December 16, 2010 11:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Live: Spoek Mathambo at One Step Beyond

Last Friday night at the final installment of our party at the American Museum of Natural History, we passed the time before Spoek Mathambo played by cruising the clear-glass elevator up to the Hayden Planetarium. … read more »

POSTED November 15, 2010 6:30PM IN FADER EVENTS, MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,

NYC: One Step Beyond Featuring Spoek Mathambo, Rainbow Arabia and Activaire DJs

It’s time for the November installment of our party uptown at the Natural History Museum, this month featuring our cover star Spoek Mathambo back from South Africa and FADER friends Rainbow Arabia and the Activaire … read more »

POSTED November 2, 2010 3:30PM IN FADER EVENTS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

This Week in The FADER: September 19 Edition

Kanye‘s new track is some kind of ’70s groove festival, needs El DeBarge: Kanye West f. Mos Def, Swizz Beats, Raekwon & Charlie Wilson, “Lord Lord Lord” Montreal producer/DJ CFCF proved faster isn’t necessarily better: … read more »

POSTED September 19, 2010 9:05AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

MIA, “Teqkilla (Mshini Wam Boot f. Gnucci Banana)” MP3

DREAM SUMMIT: MIA and Gnucci Banana (above) hanging out being rad together, somebody needs to make this happen NOW. The sheer creative brainpower could power the large hadron collider for like 73 years. Maya! Are … read more »

POSTED September 17, 2010 3:28PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , ,

Spoek Mathambo and AraabMuzik Live at The FADER 69 Release Party

If you didn’t get a chance to see our Issue 69-featured brethren, Spoek Mathambo and Araabmuzik, beat the beat up last Friday, here is your chance. While the rest of Manhattan celebrated what they were … read more »

POSTED September 15, 2010 12:15PM IN FADER TV EVENTS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

Live: FADER 69 Release Party

Last Friday, we gathered ourselves and a whole lot of our friends and tromped over to Dame Dash’s Tribeca Gallery to celebrate the release of our Fall Fashion issue, featuring art and complimentary Budweiser. It … read more »

POSTED September 14, 2010 6:15PM IN FADER EVENTS, MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,