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Hear The Knife’s Shaken-Up Version of “Without You My Life Would Be Boring”

It’s not exactly full-fledged new material, but on June 17th, Stockholm-based electro-duo The Knife are digitally releasing Shaken-Up Versions, a collection featuring some of their back-catalog jams reworked especially for their North American tour. Today, … read more »


Live: Øya Festival in Oslo, Norway

Stretching Out at Norway’s Øya Festival I remember when I figured out that my first high school girlfriend was a “festival person.” One night she popped up on Facebook, very excited to go to Coachella … read more »

POSTED August 15, 2013 1:05PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Stream The Knife’s Album Shaking The Habitual

The Knife’s new and nearly 100-minute-long album, their first in seven years, is streaming a week ahead of its release. Listen and preorder now via the band’s own Rabid Records, then read an accompanying comic … read more »

POSTED April 2, 2013 6:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

By the Numbers: The Knife

In By The Numbers, FADER looks at a big record release and breaks it down in basic digits. In FADER #84, we tackled The Knife’s cacophonous first album in seven years, Shaking The Habitual, out … read more »

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Video: The Knife, “A Tooth For An Eye”

Here’s the third top-notch video to replace a band’s personnel with a powerful lip-syncing lead in two days, delivered by The Knife. Explaining the video, directed by Roxy Farhat and Kakan Hermansson and taken from … read more »

POSTED March 8, 2013 5:55PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Freak Scene: Oni Ayhun

If “Full of Fire,” the first single from The Knife’s Shaking The Habitual, says anything about the brother-sister duo’s brutal, difficult and often beautiful career as musicians obsessed with austere sterility and ghostly vocals, it’s … read more »

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Video: The Knife, “Full of Fire”

Here’s the video for The Knife’s brutal and wonderful new single, “Full of Fire,” via Sweden’s SVT. Marit Östberg, born in Stokholm and now residing in Berlin, where she makes porn for feminists, directs the … read more »

POSTED January 28, 2013 9:34AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Staff Selects Playlist: An Optimistic Preview of 2013

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

POSTED January 24, 2013 6:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Knife Definitely Have a New Album

Update 12/14/2012: The Knife’s 2013 album, Shaking the Habitual, now has a release date. It will drop April 9 via Mute, and the band will tour Europe to support it (dates have yet to be … read more »

POSTED December 12, 2012 10:56AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Video: Planningtorock, “Doorway”

Hanging out with The Knife and Planningtorock and their friends would be super weird. They’d be doing a mundane thing like watering a plant while someone else in a Kabuki mask just hit a single … read more »

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