Forget Shakespeare in the Park, it’s time for the Funk Lordz in the Park! Chromeo will be gracing the Central Park Summerstage September 12th along with Big Freedia. Grab your tickets now and don’t forget to bring your picnic basket and dancing shoes.
Summer is upon us, and the Fool’s Gold squad is hitting the road in full force. The Gold Gone Wild Tour kicked off with A-Trak and Salva (check pics out on the GGW Tumblr) and will be hitting a city near you these next 3 weeks. For all of you in Chicago this weekend in search of #PLUR at Spring Awakening, come to the Fool’s Gold vs. OWSLA stage Friday 6/13 to catch A-Trak, Nick Catchdubs, Oliver and gLAdiator (and more fam like Tchami throughout the weekend). Meanwhile, free spirits down at Bonnaroo can turn up with Danny Brown and get funky with Chromeo. This weekend also kicks off NXNE up in Toronto, where you can catch Danny Brown, 100s and Run The Jewels along with some Tim Hortons, while the World’s Fair & Two-9 “Cross Faded Tour” continues up and down the East Coast. (If that’s not enough, get set for info about this year’s Fool’s Gold Day Off very soon…) Read More
World’s Fair And Two-9 kicked off their Cross Faded Tour last night in Philly and will make their way up the East coast this June before heading off to Europe. Tomorrow night Tuesday 6/10, the Cross Faded Tour will be at The Studio at Webster Hall, buy tickets now and give our very own Queens’ crew a proper send off. Cross Faded Tour Dates and ticket info.
New York’s two shiniest record labels have joined forces for a night of handclaps ‘n house at Westway! Fool’s Gold and Neon Gold present “Golden Ticket,” going down Thursday, May 29 with The Knocks and Sammy Bananas on the turntables and a live set from Party Supplies. Advance tickets are just $5, get yours now!
The Queens’ squad, World’s Fair is hitting the road this June and coming to a city near you. They are bringing along the some of Atlanta’s Two-9 records crew and will be playing eight shows up the northeast. Check the dates below and buy tickets now. Also be sure to cop World’s Fair Bastards of the Party mixtape now for free.
SUN 6/8 – Philadelphia, PA – Barbary – Tickets
MON 6/9 – Boston, MA – Middle East – Upstairs – Tickets
TUE 6/10 – New York, NY – Studio @ Webster Hall – Tickets
WED 6/11 – Stanhope, NJ – Stanhope House – Tickets
THU 6/12 – Providence, RI – The Met – Tickets
FRI 6/13 – Pittsburgh, PA – Altar – Tickets
SAT 6/14 – Buffalo, NY – Waiting Room – Tickets
MON 6/16 – Baltimore, MD – Soundstage – Tickets
The first annual Good Times fest went down in Miami a few weeks back, a multi-label friendstravaganza featuring crews from Owsla, Bromance, Boys Noize, Slow Roast, MTA, Jeffrees, Smog, and of course FOOOOOOL’S GOOOOOLD. Watch the official recap video for A-Trak and Craze B2B scratch action, not to mention Anna Lunoe, Tchami, Congorock, Skrillex, Brodinski, Chance The Rapper, and more bringing the vibes to tons of South Florida’s finest party people. (For more recappage, check what went down at our own party in MIA that weekend.)
This Saturday (4/26) Nick Catchdubs will be rocking alongside Gaslamp Killer, Edan and more at Dark Disco, going down at 88 Palace in Chinatown. Trust us when we say this is a sweaty jam in an after-hours dim sum restaurant (!!!) that you don’t want to miss out. Get advance tix here and check Catchy’s DJ mix over at Do Androids Dance for a taste of what’s in store.
OkayPlayer just premiered Sammy Bananas latest bootleg, an insanely smooth chop of John Legend’s Dreams. Hear flips like this and more in Sammy’s Moogfest set this Sunday (4/27) where he’ll be playing on the Fool’s Gold stage with High Klassified, Treasure Fingers, Nick Catchdubs, Salva and Just Blaze. It’s free from noon-6pm, come through! More info on the whole weekend at moogfest.com.
This Thursdsay (4/24) catch Flatbush Zombies, 100s, Nick Catchdubs, GrandeMarshall and Rubber Tracks opener Suede Jury at Music Hall Of Williamsburg for the latest Converse Rubber Tracks Live free show. Additional tickets were just released, act fast!
The lineup for HARD Summer was just released and as always, there’s a gang of FG friends and fam in the mix. A-Trak, Flosstradamus, 100s, Oliver, Tchami, Tommy Trash, Carnage and more will all take the stage(s) August 2 & 3 at Whittier Narrows Recreation Area in Southern California. Get yer tix now at hardsummer.com and peep the recaps of our past Hard Summer and Holy Ship adventures for a taste of what FG brings to the party…