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Freshness Week In Review: 10/04/2010 – 10/08/2010

This seems to be a week of controversy and debate, be it something political like the saga of the Nobel Peace Prize winner, Liu Xiaobo, or something related to design like the new Gap logo. However, opinions and arguments aside, we have unearthed interesting things this week … READ MORE

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Fresh Music: Mayer Hawthorne

Produced by: Dan Hwang Written and Interviewed by: Jesse Carr Mayer Hawthorne sounds and looks like an anachronism, and in today’s over-crowded instant-share, instant-listen, instant-forget music scene, that’s a rare quality. Hawthorne’s throwback arrangements are completed without samples and he sometimes uses recording techniques like crooning his … READ MORE

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Mayer Hawthorne – “Your Easy Lovin’ Ain’t Pleasin’ Nothin'” | Video

There are a few things that give homey comfort to a steamy summer like no other. One, home-made lemonade (extra points if it’s from a seven year-old’s ramshackle stand); two, girls who look like Zooey Deschanel in daisy dukes; and last but not least, some great motown … READ MORE

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Mayer Hawthorne – One Track Mind | Video

Stones Throw may be the record label responsible for hip-hop production studs like Madlib and J Dilla, but that doesn’t mean that they can’t do pop and soul too. Michigan-based Mayer Hawthorne is proof of that, and his brand of soul is close to what one might … READ MORE

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JGoods x Nike Dunk High SB “Mayer Hawthorne

Mayer Hawthorne’s sound is like the great American comfort food– pleasing and glides like honey for the ears. The singer, producer and multi-instrumentalist croons a soulful tune that fills room and surrounds its listener like a snug aural cocoon. While many tags his music as “retro” because … READ MORE

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HUF x Stones Throw x Freegums – Mayer Hawthorne – I Left My Heart in San Francisco Collection

HUF, Stones Throw Records, and designer Freegums have collaborated on this Mayer Hawthorne “I Left My Heart in San Francisco” Collection. The Collection includes a t-shirt and a heart-shaped USB flash drive which contains Mayer Hawthorne’s rendition of Tony Bennet’s classic, “I Left My Heart in San … READ MORE