Tagged: Sun araw


Video: Sun Araw, “Solo Wallet Shuffle”

FADER PREMIERE: This past February, musician Sun Araw released his seventh LP, B E L O M A N C I E, via his own Drag City imprint, Sun Ark. We debuted the “formalist digital … read more »

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Video: Sun Araw, “Huff”

FADER PREMIERE Somewhere between scouting fresh young vocal talent in Jamaica and releasing collaborative, “outer orbit dancehall selections” via his Stones Throw production imprint, Duppy Gun, Cameron Stallones managed to record his seventh LP as … read more »

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Live: Lee “Scratch” Perry, The Congos, Peaking Lights and Even More Dub in NYC

Prior to last night’s Red Bull Music Academy dub extravaganza, the last show that I saw at Le Poisson Rouge was a hardcore show, part of the sprawling New York’s Alright festival. Naturally, no one … read more »

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Download Sun Araw, M. Geddes Gengras & The Congos’ Icon Give Life EP

Last Christmas, The FADER sent Jace Clayton down to St. Katherine, Jamaica to watch Sun Araw and his friend M. Geddes Gengras lay down some tunes with legendary reggae band The Congos. Icon Give Thank, … read more »

POSTED December 12, 2012 11:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

A Week in Tijuana: Norte Sonoro Part 1

Last year, DJ/Rupture participated in the Norte Sonoro project in Monterrey, a collaboration of international musicians taking place in northern Mexico run by the NRML crew. This year, Rupture returns with a leadership role, having … read more »

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Video: Sun Araw, “Evening Meditations”

If you were ever looking for a reason to move to Los Angeles, this video would probably help you make that decision. It’s one continuous shot of Sun Araw playing on an LA roof in … read more »

POSTED September 19, 2012 6:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Live: Woodsist Festival in Big Sur, CA

At music festivals, more so than normal shows, bands get in competition with the crowds for the crowd’s attention. It’s especially true at big, celebrity-laden affairs like Coachella, where starlets bring a trail of both … read more »

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Sun Araw and The Congos Perform Live in London

Icon Give Thank, the collaborative album between Sun Araw, The Congos and M Geddes Gengras that’s out right now on RVNG, is still a complete mindfuck. It’s not that it’s especially hard to listen to, … read more »

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Freak Scene: The Unsound Festival

Freak Scene originally began as a way for us to cover weird and out-there music in a specific corner of the FADER site. Over the years, coverage ranged from harsh noise to psychedelic folk to … read more »

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World Premiere! The FADER #78 Featuring Kendrick Lamar and Danny Brown

Kendrick Lamar and Danny Brown are very different rappers. Lamar is quiet, mostly modest, nobly contemplative. Brown is brash and gross, mesmerized equally by his own penis and the destruction of a mind through drug … read more »

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