This week’s year-end wrapup edition of Washington City Paper features our friend Dave Nada in a front page story about moombahton, the caliente 110bpm subgenre he coined several months back. Check it out and be sure to download Dave’s Foolcast mix from this past March (as mentioned in the article) and grab his awesome, tempo flipping “boombahton” mix of LA Riots’ “Bombah.”
Jokers Of The Scene recently made Toronto their home, and to celebrate the move (and the release of their “Joking Victim” single, of course) they’re taking you on a journey this Saturday at The Social, with none other than Andrew Ross of Nacho Lovers on board as co-pilot of this technotheque.
With the annual Fool’s Gold holiday jam mere days away (RSVP or yr assed out!) what better time to round up some festive tunes and mixes while there’s still time to enjoy em? Hit the jump for some recent favorites and a special seasonal FG throwback. Read More
Check out Kingdom’s collab with Shyvonne, “Mind Reader” in Pitchfork’s Top 100 Tracks of 2010. Then (if you haven’t already) go download the “blast to the head, powered along by the sheer kinetic force of its many moving parts” on iTunes, Beatport and everywhere else good music is sold (there’s vinyl too!) along with remixes by Todd Edwards, L-Vis1990 and Bok Bok.
There’s a iPhone / iPad app that goes along with it, allowing users to play with the kaleidoscope speed, position, angle and more themselves, while the Suzan knock out their xylophone riffs, surf guitar, and tom tom grooves. Check (and share) the video and free app all in one place at foolsgoldrecs.com/thesuzan.
Hear more on the Suzan’s Golden Week For The Poco Poco Beat LP, out now on Fool’s Gold / Downtown! Grab it on iTunes, Amazon (CD too) and everywhere else good music is sold.
We promised more Kid Sis, and here you go! Discobelle just premiered “Kiss Kiss Kiss,” the lead track from her tape of the same name, dropping 1/11/11 with Nick Catchdubs on mix duties. KS flips Afrojack’s instrumental into a singalong for the clurrrb, stay tuned for more jams from Ms Melisa’s mixtape as we get closer to the release date…
Our UK bros Greenmoney have been quite busy as of late: dropping new radio shows, new remixes, and even launching an eponymous label of their own with the debut release from Mista Men, “What You Do To Me.” Cop the release on Juno (there’s also a new GM chart) and download an exclusive Greenmoney edit of the tune from Fact Magazine.
More Greenmoney on the way! Be sure to check their debut Gold Ru$h EP out now on Fool’s Gold.
Go dance (for free) with Sammy Bananas tonight at Brooklyn Bowl, where he’ll be DJing as a guest at Body Language’s “Jack Frost Your Body” residency, along with Machine Drum. You might remember Sammy’s mix of their “Work This City” earlier this year.
Altered Zones-associated mix hub International Tapes just premiered The Suzan’s “24 Hour Happy” – a personal collection of feel good favorites from the band, ranging from jangly Liquid Liquid and Go! Team jams to Duck Sauce, K-Pop surprises, and even a throwback Pizzicato 5 remix. Download it here and shake away.