Tagged: Toy Selectah


Live: Mad Decent Block Party in Chicago

The weather on Saturday for the Mad Decent block party couldn’t have been nicer, but unfortunately, it was cut short. A few clouds dotted a sunny sky while opening DJ and local club stalwart Zebo … read more »

POSTED August 21, 2012 3:30PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,

FADER x Fania: Willie Colón & Hector Lavoe, “Aguanile (Toy Selectah RMX)”

As previously announced, The FADER is embarking on a yearlong remix project with the legendary Latin label Fania, wherein we enlist some of our favorite musicians to reinterpret classics from their celebrated catalog. Today, we’re … read more »

POSTED September 7, 2010 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (10) TAGS: , , , , ,

Premiere: Buraka Som Sistema’s J-WOW & Toy Selectah, “Mo’chaxo” MP3

In yesterday’s Ghetto Palms column, Eddie Stats had a very interesting conversation with Ghetto Bassquake purveyors Vamanos and Chief Boima about the direction of tropical music—and what “tropical” even means. Said Vamanos: “To me, it’s … read more »

POSTED August 26, 2010 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,

Premiere: 3Ball MTY Crew’s FADER Mix

While many of us have been sunning ourselves, experiencing outdoor festivals and generally participating in the leisurely activities of summer, the 3Ball MTY crew has been heavy in the lab, brow-furrowed and cooking up new … read more »

POSTED August 9, 2010 3:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (7) TAGS: , , , ,

Fort Alum: Toy Selectah, “Half-Mexican, Half-Colombian Bandit”

Not only is Toy Selectah one of our favorites to ever DJ at the Levi’s® FADER Fort but his mirror image video “Half-Mexican, Half-Colombian Bandit” (via The FADER proper) is really making us reconsider how … read more »

POSTED July 23, 2010 5:57PM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch TAGS: , , ,

Toy Selectah’s Mirrored Video for Colombian Independence Day

No better way to celebrate Colombian Independence Day than with a documentary-style video from Monterrey beat genius Toy Selectah, whose “Half Mexican Half Colombian Bandit” reflects both countries’ dual history and appreciation for cumbia. This … read more »

POSTED July 20, 2010 5:15PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , ,

Premiere: Mumdance, Different Circles Mixtape

Don’t let the cover’s blunt-huffing kool kat (no Snacks) fool you—Mumdance‘s new mixtape is a radical beast of a thing, and sans tracklist (the beats are apparently so new they can’t be let out the … read more »

POSTED July 13, 2010 10:30AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Coming Soon: FANIA x The FADER Remix Series

Awesome news: the legendary Latin label Fania—original home of timeless greats like Johnny Pacheco, Willie Colón, Hector Lavoe, La Lupe, and Celia Cruz—has teamed up with The FADER to curate a series of next-level new … read more »

POSTED July 8, 2010 6:30PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (6) TAGS: , , ,

Everything Everything, “Schoolin (Toy Selectah RMX)” MP3

Not really a pair we could have predicted, but we’ll take whatever we can get from Mexican deck master Toy Selectah. Because he is smart, he didn’t force prog-pitched Brits Everything Everything to fit into … read more »

POSTED June 14, 2010 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Nike Sportswear x The FADER’s Pitch Perfect Mixtape #5: North America by Chief Boima

As part one of Nike Sportswear and The FADER’s Pitch Perfect program, we will be posting six mixtapes featuring music from six continents (sorry, Antarctica). Each mixtape will include brand new artwork by Siggi Eggertsson, … read more »

POSTED June 9, 2010 12:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (6) TAGS: , , , , , , , , ,