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NOLIFE Is the Frank Ocean-Endorsed Producer Bridging Hardcore and Musique Concrète

We talked to New York artist Sean Engvold about how isolation and urban environments inspired his latest EP.
Max Mertens
4.3.17
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Frank Ocean Just Annotated the Lyrics of His Calvin Harris Collaboration, "Slide"

One line in particular references an expensive Picasso painting.
Britt Julious
2.28.17
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Wolfgang Tillmans Wants People to Fight Fear Through Artistic Expression

The German photographer on working with Frank Ocean, Brexit, and why he's not surprised by a Trump presidency.
Raf Katigbak
11.23.16
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Stream 'Brunette,' a House and Techno Tribute to Frank Ocean's 'Blonde'

Kweku Saunderson crafted the 8-track tribute.
Britt Julious
10.10.16
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Jacques Greene Gives Frank Ocean's "White Ferrari" a Fresh Coat of Paint on New Edit

"Blonde has been fucking me up and saving me in equal measure since it came out."
Max Mertens
10.6.16
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Frank Ocean's ‘Blonde’ Isn’t Just Another Instance of a Pop Star Showing Off His Electronic Taste

Those clamouring to figure out which producers shaped which tracks are only missing the point.
Britt Julious
9.5.16
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What's Up With This Techno Song About Smartphones on Frank Ocean’s New Album?

There’s a surprising amount to be learned about the reclusive songwriter from an art photographer’s synth tracks.
Colin Joyce
8.22.16
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Hudson Mohawke Made Some Music with Frank Ocean and You'll Probably Never Hear It

Meanwhile, the wait for Ocean's long-awaited album drags on.
Krystal Rodriguez
8.12.16
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DJ Snake's Debut Album Saved the Friday That Frank Ocean Did His Best to Ruin

The EDM superstar’s ‘Encore’ is more fun than watching someone play with power tools.
Gary Suarez
8.5.16
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​These Leaked HudMo Demos Might be for Frank Ocean

A mysterious folder of 11 instrumentals appeared on Reddit yesterday with the title 'frank oOOOOoocean.'
THUMP Staff
12.10.15