Our Australian homies Bag Raiders (the Big Fun-lovers themselves) are back stateside, touring all over the place opening for Ellie Goulding, with a smattering of solo gigs in between (like tonight, at Tammany Hall in NYC). Check out all the tour dates here, and download a new remix of “It’s Not Over” by fellow friend-of-FG Eli Escobar.
This September, the Electric Zoo festival returns to NY once again. For the 2011 edition, they’ve enlisted Chromeo, Kid Sister, Crookers and a ton of other fam to rave your eyeballs off. Get your advance tix while they last!
Tomorrow (7/12) on the roof of the Hotel Chantelle in NYC, Telephoned’s Switchboard party returns, with cover-centric guest DJ sets from Cubic Zirconia and Luvstep, along with a special live treat from Sammy and Maggie as always. It’s free with RSVP, hope to see you there. Read More
Head over to Pitchfork to download Breakbot’s remix of Chromeo’s next single, the Solange Knowles-featuring “When The Night Falls.” You can grab it (along with new versions from Lifelike, Hercules and Love Affair and Mayer Hawthorne) on July 26th, and then check the guys on the road throughout North America for the rest of the summer, with Breakbot and Mayer Hawthorne opening selected dates.
This will be THE party of the summer, and to get you in the mood, Nick Catchdubs put together this mix of jams from everyone playing that night, along with teasers of some brand new FG releases and other joints from the label family. Download now and peep the tracklist after the jump.
This past Friday we pulled down the window paper, threw open the doors, and let the world see what the FG crew has been working on for months: 536 Metropolitan, our brand spanking new retail store in Brooklyn. We’re open Monday-Saturday from noon until 6pm, happily serving all your Fool’s Gold music, gear and general swag-related needs. Read More