I ask if he’s 21; I can’t remember. There’s so much nuance to it and a whole different outlook, it’s fire. hide. So I'm wondering how I'm going to do that. I want to use this platform as a free soul. I was really trying to like get out of the box that I put myself in, in a way, cause I did not think. no comments yet. In the original Dragon Ball, Goku is pretty dumb but also really smart. I think I became more like precise on stuff. Artists covered. TC—I’m going to look that up, that’s cool. TC—Oh. Office Magazine LLC. Gus Dapperton. How dare he say some shit like that?! I don’t even, days don’t even fucking matter anymore, I’m just here. And like the fact that he did IGOR and it was like incredible pop music makes so much sense because in all his albums, there was like a little door that we needed to open to see the next one. Despite the title, Gus Dapperton is alive and well. Two. It's like in this trappy and fab vibe, but I'm not a rapper, so it's always going to be like very classy and me. Like France. Not even really my state but just my city. I ain’t trying to pause, I’m comfortable in my sexuality. We’re very excited.” His band includes three high schoolers—they’re about to embark on their first tour, and the band members all took semesters off from classes—and features his little sister on keys. 'I am Sasha Fierce' by Beyonce, 2008. ST—Yeah I do. What about the one film, there needs to be a movie where the villain wins. Gus Dapperton. So you all better figure it out before it’s too hard to figure it out. ST—It’s either mine or Bono’s. I’m not totally sure I would be doing what I’m doing right now if it weren't for Afropunk. He puts on such an entertaining show purely by acing the art of performance, something that even some superstars fail at. You know, just being this Black girl in Paris is being an anarchist. For a year, you’ve got to do it. Some people aren’t privileged [enough] to do that and some people don’t have that choice. We went jet skiing for hours and we were playing with dolphins and getting fucked up by the big waves from the boats. Tied tight around his face. I started to get so irritated by like waiting and validations, blah, blah, blah. TC—It doesn’t make sense to me either. 100% Upvoted. Most of that time is spent listening to music or being outside. After this, we’re basically in a recession without them making it known, and we’ve gone into the second recession and it’s coming up to the third one, which will be like a depression rather than a recession. His moves, as showcased in this year’s fantastic “I’m Just Snacking” video (directed by his friend and collaborator, Matthew Dillon Cohen), are a mix of amateur tap dancing, interpretive arm flailing, and Night at the Roxbury head nodding. ST—No man, we’ve got to race. by Lennon Stella, Saya’s Album of the Week: Summer Camp by Adam Melchor, Ryan’s Prime Slices Of The Week (5/3-5/8): Sophia St. Helen, Courtney Marie Andrews. Even when you go there, everyone’s like no you can’t go here and I’m like, 'How are you going to see it for real if I’m just going to the fucking popular spot?' ST—It’s logical, bro, everybody ought to. I don’t really watch it, it’s kind of background noise. I want to do what Betty Davis didn't have the time to do. This conservation has been edited and condensed for clarity. Like, 'This is the spot to go to but I’m actually from New York,' but someone that’s from New York told me to come here because they didn’t know where else to go because they didn’t grow up here. For me, techno was always like super white. I’m like, 'Can we just set up a studio in here and not leave?'. TC—I honestly don’t fucking know. I think my generation is fighting for a different world, where with all this crisis we saw how the world could turn so bad in like a minute and how they don't think about the young people. That shit stresses you and it ages you and you’ll be gray and end up getting fucking cancer just thinking about everything. I’m feeling like this is some bullshit. Left — Trousers by DRIES VAN NOTEN, shoes by ROA, Right — Vest by STONE ISLAND SHADOW PROJECT, trousers and rib socks by NEIGHBOURHOOD, hat by CRAIG GREEN, boots by MONCLER, ST—The fucking woods is good, man. I’m going to be in this fucking city—. Most of the time I end up taking shrooms and chilling in the fucking AirBnB. They're all anarchists, we're all anarchists. I think that’s what he was saying. ', TC—It’s super real with the next few months because no one knows what the fuck’s going on, so he’s like, 'You all n----s better get prepared if you can before the preparing is long gone.' Why should you feel guilty for enjoying something you worked to achieve anyway? Before he broke out into “Of Lacking Spectacle”, a fan favorite, he said to the crowd: “I’m gonna put my guitar down for a little bit and dance”. TC—I don’t think I said anything crazy except fuck Bono. I don’t even drink so that side of the world wasn’t lucrative, it wasn’t interesting to me. I’ll bet you the house I’m buying and then we can run. This 23-year-old has been launched into the indie-pop scene from a young age. At least now, maybe when I’m 47 and maybe balding and going through a midlife crisis because the kids don’t care about me no more, I’ll buy a motorcycle. “I’ve just found what I’m overall happy with,” he tells me, mulling over an oversized 80s men’s blazer in between shots at an East Williamsburg studio. And I feel like with age we start to prioritize different things in our lives at different times. Hood up. Tyron Frampton, AKA slowthai, makes music for everyone. Maybe it’s slowthai’s signature grin that makes him so charming and relatable. So you talked about how "Hotel Room Drama" is a personal intimate space and like your personal utopia in a way. I don’t think I’m there yet where I’m able to articulate that in the right way, maybe in a few years. TC—Everybody got they camera closed so I can’t see their fucking reaction but you all some fucking weirdos, I’ll tell you that right now. I’m off it. I like being in the sun but it gets to a point where I’m fried. Pause! Hood up. Now, because of the internet, we know everything that’s going on in Montana, New York, fucking India, every fucking place. They don’t understand, they just don’t get it. You might end up loving it, like, 'Oh, I want to be here because I know where and where not to go. But the subject matter, says Gus, is the same: “It’s a continuation of the last project, which is basically heartache and heartbreak,” he tells me, smiling wryly. I don't want to be like, 'What is the label going to think?' TC—I’m going to take you around because it’s different, it’s the shit that—everyone cares about different things so you might be with people who like the idea of being seen and stuff. This year’s kind of wild because every hypothetical you could think of is very possible. There’s some kids that covered 'New Magic Wand' and it’s fucking horrible and it’s one of my favorite things ever. I’m trying to not make that a focus but it is part of the creative process I guess. One. His music videos are mini works of art; his clothes are immaculately chosen; his hair is trimmed to a perfect bowl cut, balanced out by vintage, oversized yellow glasses. TC—What’s my favorite? So, this first EP got me really like in a phase with myself where people were like, "So, you sound like Jorja Smith." At the end of this one, he’s going be like, 'Oh, well...' It don’t make sense, he’s locked everything down except for schools, schools and universities are still open. I went to Miami and I was like, 'Let me do it my way.' Abby Jasmine takes over office.mp3 to bring us some quaran-turn ups. We love villains. You should be looking at finding another avenue of employment because they can’t support anybody who’s working in the arts or something. I don’t know if you will fuck with it but as soon as you said Submarine, the lead character kind of looks like him. I’m done with being here. It was like my type of thing. You state your claim, I’ll do it. At this point, if I’m not making music I’m doing that [laughs]. TC—Listen, we could set it up, we could put one of our houses on it. I have a precise sound, which I didn't have before. New York native Slayter sits down with office to discuss his newest album, 'THE WORLD GOT ME FUCKED UP Vol. I was a big fan 10 years ago and I'm still a big fan, and it's crazy. And then I realized that it was you. Gus’s band gives him the ability to truly own the show–you can tell by the way he freely moves across the stage, interacts with the other members and … ST—I like it. Dapperton references his real name on the acoustic “First Aid” and grapples with death on the driving “Post Humorous.” In a chat with WNUR, the artist discussed virtual concerts, his influences and the ways in which Brendan and Gus “merge” on Orca, due September 18. I didn’t spend enough time anywhere to make a decision about where I want to be. Sometimes I can make 3 or 4 solid songs in one day, but other times I get into huge ruts that I can't get out of for weeks. You know what I’m saying even if you don’t understand the language, it’s embedded in the fucking vibe. I don’t know, man, I kind of feel like I’m going to float around and see. I'm not connected to it like at all anymore. I'm On Fire - InVersions . I hate that movie now. I probably would have a different experience if I went now. Then go here and go... it’s like, bro. As soon as they showed me the original drafts I knew it was going to be exactly what I wanted. How come you wear your ring on your ring finger? But let's just say there were no limits and no budget to your personal utopia, what can you describe that as? Come tomorrow, a month. I don’t want to see girls shaking their ass n----. To the person who’s saying it’s trash, bro, you grew in Montana. TC—I’m mad. And, actually, that’s not far off. That’s how you know when you’re vibing with someone, you could be there for hours and not necessarily have to say too much but there’s still a vibe. Is that when you feel most confident, or when do you feel most sexy? ST—It’s the language barrier, I swear. At just 20 years old, his 2017 single went viral which led to his break in the music industry. ST—Even so, if you wasn’t privileged and you didn’t have the privilege, and then you work to get the privilege, and then you enjoy the fruits of your labor, how the fuck can you not enjoy it? Depending on the song’s energy, he would either sing with a soft, calming falsetto or break out into raspy metal-like vocals. I like going on really long walks. I don’t know, I was fucking with it, but at the same time I was like, 'Man...'. The thought of Gus being the oldest at anything makes me very self-conscious about my age. I love the ATV. I moved on from that, but I loved J Dilla, Madlib, and MF Doom growing up, and those are some of my biggest influences as a producer. I’m not alone in admitting the inability to attend live shows has left a sweaty-concert-crowd shaped hole in my heart. I knew that I wanted to do something with 3D animation. I’m like, 'Man, fuck this, I’m going to go get a canoe for a few days, listen to some music and not worry about shit.' When we sing our 'A-B-C-D-E,' we’re not really remembering the letters, it’s the melody. Even though it’s bullshit, life hasn’t stopped for me. Music in my family comes from gospel, it comes from the church, it comes from the Afro-Americans coming to the "land of the free" and finding a voice for themselves. I like LA but at the same time, everything seems a bit superficial in some places. It’s an hour drive or something, I was like, 'I’ll just go back, I’m all right.' TC—You don’t understand the language and it’s not just the words. So let's just say, you're talking to your higher self. I was like, 'I want Little Pimp.'. That's kinda what this panda bear has taught me. I feel like it’s weird. He jumps from the stairs with his white Stratocaster to join the band … I was born and raised there so I guess I move very differently than people who aren’t from there. ST—I can’t believe none of it, everything that keeps happening, I’m like, 'Is this even a reality we are living in?' TC—That’s pretty selfish of me but what’s wrong with being selfish? Take it away objectively or whatever the fuck but man, it’s some kid that’s thirteen that grew up in Atlanta who had an older brother that had a specific Camaro. I just go get a bagel in the morning, come back, make music, make a quesadilla for lunch, get a falafel sandwich for dinner. I don’t know. You nutted in me, bro? I always grew up going to Afropunk every summer because I literally live a few blocks away in Brooklyn. Followed by EPs and singles that are now leading up to an LP launch in the Fall. And then that made me think of age. Gus Dapperton was born Brendan Rice in Warwick, New York in 1997. In the next few months, people can expect a few more singles leading up to the first new project of the year. I want my fans to be able to put this visual on the TV in their living room when they’re doing their latest craft, recipe, workout, some quarantine activity you fuck with, and DM it to their friends on IG and TikTok and just enjoy some shit like I’ve been trying so hard to do. It’s bland and the soundtrack’s cool. 02:38 03. They’re just, I don’t know. Maybe you just want to go get a cup of coffee next door. Then you get into speaking the language and the language isn’t just words. TC—If money is a thing now with class and things, if everyone had the same amount of money, we would find something to hate each other on or have a competition with who has the biggest thumbs. I think it's the next one. “We would go out together more, but Barbie doesn’t have a fake ID, and she isn’t 21 yet,” he tells me. The 25-year-old rapper, whose 2019 debut album Nothing Great About Britain came to unite a younger generation of Brits disgruntled with outdated systems, doesn’t necessarily mean to be political. 1.9k. Tyler, the Creator—I’m a piece of shit, I owe you a verse, and yes. So it was really important for me to like put her on. I fully understand when it’s like, 'Nah, that’s not for me.'. I’m getting my tornado kick, then I’ll worry about the roundabout. I just wish they didn’t put that fucking stupidass dumbass album on my fucking phone without my fucking permission. It came to me at a very young age. Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Show Review: Emily Bear at Cafe 939 (11/8), Ryan’s Prime Slices of the Week (11/18 – 11/23): The Districts, Hoops, Ryan’s Prime Slices of the Week (5/10-5/15): Seawolf, Matt Costa, Kelsey’s Prime Slices of the Week (5/10-5/15): Gleemer, The Sweeplings, Mackenzie’s Album of the Week: Three. 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