On Wednesday, July 20th, Fool’s Gold and G-Connect will launch the first episode of Tight Space, a new web streaming series broadcast live from 536 Metropolitan, the new Fool’s Gold storefront in Brooklyn. Fans who “like” the G-Technology Facebook page will be able to watch exclusive live DJ sets from Chromeo, A-Trak and Treasure Fingers, powered by the new G-Connect wireless storage solution from Hitachi. Hit Facebook.com/GTechnology for more info, and stay tuned for more details on Tight Space.
This spring Trizzy hit the road with Kid Sis and the motherfucking GLK for a party trek of epic proportions. Check out some highlights from their adventures across North America. Lights! Cameras! A!!!!
Kirill Was Here was out on the road for the whole thing (embedded combat reporter in the electro wars!) shooting the videos you see above, as well as a gang of amazing pics. Thumb through all his galleries (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8) and peep some selects after the jump. Read More
This Thursday (6/30) check Danny Brown alongside Guilty Simpson, Stretch Money and DJ Polo (pretty sure not Kool G Rap’s DJ Polo) at the Vitamin Water Uncapped show, going down at the legendary Shelter. It’s free with RSVP, don’t sleep. Read More
As you may have noticed, we’ve been working on a clandestine Brooklyn storefront for a hot minute. We’re FINALLY revealing it to the world this Friday, June 24th with a special opening reception from 5-7pm. We couldn’t be more proud to unveil our new HQ, hope to see you there! Check the full press release below. Read More
Electronic funk is alive and well…in Paris. Vibe out to this video of Para One and Tacteel performing with their small army of synthesizers and drum machines at La Gaîté Lyrique in Paris. And consider it a teaser of some very special music on its way to you soon…
JOTS alert! DJ Booth and Chameleonic are headed stateside for parties in Philly, Baltimore and NYC starting this weekend. First up is a set at the 618 Music & Arts Festival, going down at Penn’s Landing’s Great Plaza in Philadelphia this Saturday (6/18). They dip into town for a quick set at the Fool’s Gold booth at SHOP on Monday (6/20), hit Red Maple in Baltimore next Thursday (6/23), and close it all out with a triumphant show at Pendu Disco (“NYC’s Finest Purveyor of FOG MUSIC. ACID. ELECTRONIC. EXPERIMENTAL. DARK DANCE MUSICK. ALT CLUB MUSIC. NOISE. DRONE. TEKNO. RAVE.”) in Brooklyn on Friday 6/24. Catch them in a town near you…
We told you about SHOP, the pop-up retail jam to end all pop-up retail jams, put together by our buddy Phil Chang and the Wieden+Kennedy crew. But hey, if our word isn’t enough, see what the NY Times, AdWeek, Thrillist and PSFK had to say about the free event, which previewed last night and continues until Monday on the 6th Floor of 150 Varick Street (between Spring and Vandam).
Along with goods from the likes of Steven Allan, Brooklyn Tailors, Rogan, A-Morir and other fabulous brands, there’s a table of new and exclusive FG merch right next to the DJ booth, which – lo and behold! – we stocked with friends all weekend long. Peep the schedule above for who will be playing on each day. Come through, say hey, and buy something…
Sammy hits ye olde continent in support of his single “Move Your Body” (out now everywhere fine digitalmusic is sold). It kicks off this Friday (6/17) in Barcelona and continues thru the month. Check the full dates and info here.