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#41 OFFLINE   SitarHero

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Posted 16 September 2013 - 07:09 AM

I just wanted to post this :legend:

 

''all of her videos are so good they feel symbiotic with the music. i love this so much.'' - Lorde

 

Stan for her Lorde, stan :gclap:

 

Btw. Theo Hutchcraft (from the duo Hurts) has also posted a link to the 'Papi Pacify' music video

https://twitter.com/...553802741534720
 

Get that promo twigs :makeup:

 

I'm so proud :oprah:

 

I think I just fell in love.  :O

 

Yes newfag welcome :angie: Best non-pop find of the whole year for me :legend:


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Posted 16 September 2013 - 07:37 AM

That music vid has me stunned visually, sonically, and thematically.

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The other day when my sister chuck was taking pictures, my make up artist asked me to go upstairs to see if I liked my make up - while I was checking it in the phone, the most beautiful song came on K jazz... I looked it up later and it's called spark by hiromi. Just wanted to say thank you Pamela for my beautiful make up, thank you Chuck for my beautiful pictures, and thanks to the station for playing this pretty song that reminded me that those who are lucky enough to be by the sea are lucky enough.


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Posted 16 September 2013 - 08:18 AM

It's almost unbearable how good she is.


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Posted 16 September 2013 - 05:39 PM

This is like the only forum with a decent FKA twigs thread so here I am :)

Papi Pacify and Ultraviolet are like the best things ever. I didn't think she could top Water Me and Breathe...but she did.

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Posted 16 September 2013 - 06:38 PM

This is like the only forum with a decent FKA twigs thread so here I am :)

Papi Pacify and Ultraviolet are like the best things ever. I didn't think she could top Water Me and Breathe...but she did.

 

And it's only three pages :toofunny: But with more people we can expand :oprah:

 

We also have loads of good threads on more underground artists so buckle up.


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Posted 16 September 2013 - 07:06 PM

That video is everything I could have imagined it to be and more.

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Posted 17 September 2013 - 06:19 AM

So happy more people are discovering her!

Yesterday, she gave an interview on RBMA radio, which I have recorded and uploaded here!

 

Her voice sounds so cute :flutter:

And the fact that she recorded 'Water Me' in just 20 minutes :hdu:


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Posted 17 September 2013 - 05:32 PM

Omg, she has tinnitus

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 05:39 AM

twigs uploaded an audio video of 'Ultraviolet':

 

I hope she will directed a music video for it :flutter:

 

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''FKA TWIGS = Amazing'' - Charli XCX on facebook

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Posted 21 September 2013 - 04:06 PM

Papi Pacify has really grown on me. I actually love it now  :flutter: I'm gonna listen to Ultraviolet and How's That a few more times to try and get into them. 

 

Grimes is also a fan of her!

 

FKA twigs - Papi Pacify (by FKA twigs)

this song is so good

twas co produced with arca, who is obviously awesome (and worked on yeezus)

** additional thoughts:

the more i get to know twigs the more i like it.  like, this is so brutally intimate, her vocals are so upfront and so untouched production wise (except for the low voice thing)

it also feels like, explicitly ‘internet’ music.  i dont really know how this could be done live, but i really like that about it.  i hate thinking when im making something like ‘how am i gonna do this live??’ i mean im sure she’ll find a way and im sure it’ll be awesome but i like how compared to most music happening right now this seems really intentionally about the experience ofthis particular recording of it rather than selling tickets to some future live shows or whatever.  

+ the beat is also just.. mindblowing.  its like achingly simple and then the chorus is so insane.  it reminds me of the sound design on existenz (the cronenburg film)  it is really unique 

especially with this footage as context, it reminds me of what the sound design at the beginning of antichrist would be like if it wasn’t music lol 

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Posted 22 September 2013 - 03:29 PM

Someone please explain this awful name
It's annoying me so much

FKA twigs

What

#52 OFFLINE   SitarHero

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Posted 22 September 2013 - 09:05 PM

Someone please explain this awful name
It's annoying me so much

FKA twigs

What

 

"Formerly Known As Twigs"

 

Twigs was her name until someone already called that bitched at her. So instead of changing it totally she was a cheeky lil bitch.


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Posted 22 September 2013 - 10:25 PM

Can someone PM me EP1 + EP2 together in a zip? ;)

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Posted 22 September 2013 - 11:09 PM

Never mind guys!

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#55 ONLINE   National Anthem

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Posted 23 September 2013 - 02:25 AM

Okay jk links didn't work.

Can anyone fulfill my previous request? ;)

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Posted 24 September 2013 - 05:46 PM

 

WATER ME LIVE, OMFG :defeated: :defeated: :defeated: :defeated:


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Posted 25 September 2013 - 04:38 PM

I just bought EP2 I had never heard of her before seeing this topic but never checked her music out until today. Will have to give her early stuff a spin too!


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Posted 30 September 2013 - 02:36 AM

I feel like Water Me will just be one of those rare timeless songs for me that I will literally never get tired of hearing. :defeated: 


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Posted 01 October 2013 - 03:37 AM

OMG. You guys, I've been trying to find her first EP. She took it off bandcamp, and there's no way to legally acquire it. Does somebody here have it?  :noparty:



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Posted 02 October 2013 - 02:35 AM

@National Anthem @Aguila if y'all still need EP1 :fabcat:http://ge.tt/8KTxLYt

 

EDIT: Oop link was fucked FIXED


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