Tagged: Sub Pop

Afghan Whigs

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 »

POSTED July 14, 2014 10:00AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
Afghan Whigs, "Algiers" Official Video

Watch Afghan Whigs’ Western-themed Video For “Algiers”

The recently reunited Afghan Whigs has announced plans to release Do To The Beast, the band’s first record in 15 years. “Algiers” is the moody, country-tinged lead single. In the track’s Phil Harder-directed video, bandleader … read more »

POSTED February 20, 2014 10:58AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , ,

Stream: Beach House, “Lazuli”

Beach House have posted “Lazuli,” a new, hammock-makeout-ready track from their forthcoming fourth album, Bloom, to their YouTube channel. The song title comes from an unbelievably blue semi-precious stone mined around Afghanistan, whose color has … read more »

POSTED April 17, 2012 9:14AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Everybody Loves Our Town: The Oral History of Grunge

It’s hard to tell where the reality of grunge stops and its post-coital nostalgia begins, so quick was the world to jump into bed with Nirvana, Seattle and flannel. Punk might have had a few … read more »

POSTED September 9, 2011 2:00PM IN ART+CULTURE, STYLE, STYLE TAGS: , , , , , , ,

Spoek Mathambo, “Put Some Red On It” MP3

Sub Pop! Quickly becoming home to all sorts of weirdness. From Shabazz Palaces’ out there stoned-brilliance to, um, Sebadoh reissues—the current batch of releases from the venerable Seattle label is as out there as it’s … read more »

POSTED June 27, 2011 12:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,

Stream: Shabazz Palaces, “Lost Foundling”

Shabazz Palaces’ “Lost Foundling” is a slow, spacey jam that feels like it’s been unearthed from some very digable planet. Luckily, it can be found on earth this Saturday on Sub Pop’s annual compilation. Their … read more »

POSTED April 14, 2011 1:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Daily Inspiration: Mudhoney, “Touch Me I’m Sick”

On the day that the internet reported the Sub Pop signing of a band called Mister Heavenly, a supergroup consisting of Nick Diamonds of Islands and Unicorns, Joe Plummer of Modest Mouse and Honus Honus … read more »

POSTED December 1, 2010 6:31PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

A Memorial for Sub Pop’s Andy Kotowicz

Last week Sub Pop employee Andy Kotowicz was killed in a tragic car accident which, fortunately, his daughter Anna survived. There will be a memorial for Andy this coming Monday at 1PM. All of the … read more »

POSTED October 27, 2010 6:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS:

Stream: No Age’s Album Everything in Between

As avowed New Yorkers, there’s not much that would make a few of us FADER staffers want to move to Los Angeles. But we can safely say former FADER cover stars No Age consistently put … read more »

POSTED September 21, 2010 11:31AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , ,

New Videos for Old Songs: Male Bonding “Weird Feelings” and Mathemagic “Breaststroke”

Two favorites from the olden times of spring 2010 finally received internet visuals this week, so we are posting them together. They also kind of fit aesthetically. First up top is Male Bonding, whose Nothing … read more »

POSTED August 26, 2010 1:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , ,