Posted on May 2nd, 2008
First things first, make sure you check out the official recaps of the Screaming Bloody Murder tour here and here. We did 8 untamed shows in 10 days, it felt like a barbarous blitz of rave riot. Sammy Bananas is the new official mascot of Fool’s Gold and his mustache couldn’t have been more timely. Steve is a dynamo, I don’t know where he gets his energy. And Sinden is my brother from a British mother. I can officially say the 2nd Fool’s Gold tour was a smash hit, and before I could even catch up with any sleep I was off to Coachella. Read More
Posted on Apr 30th, 2008
We thought the only maple leaf news this week was gonna be A-Trak winning a Justo Award for Best Canadian Mixtape DJ. BUUUT NOOOOO! Jokers of the Scene just hit us with this flyer for their monthly Disorganised party. This Friday’s edition (5/2) features their FG labelmates Nacho Lovers as special DJ guests. Expect lots of exclusives, techno (of the minimal and maximal variety), and songs written by Armand. Did we mention techno? Joy! Read More
Posted on Apr 29th, 2008
Photo by Dave Bullock / Wired
As Busy P’s expertly Photoshopped show flyer should have told you, this past weekend of jams at the Coachella festival was a veritable FG family reunion. Brothers! Sisters! French cousins! But we’re back now (sunburnt, caffeinated, blogging) and the fruits of our festival self-Googling are yours after the jump. More added as we find ‘em. Read More
Posted on Apr 29th, 2008
If you’re in NYC tonight (Tues 4/29), head over to Lotus and help celebrate the “Super Sweet 16″ of supreme party-thrower and girl about town Va$htie. Happy born day! Fool’s Gold’s own Kid Cudi will be performing along with supa deejay Cipha Sounds and a bunch of other good folks. Flyer after the jump. Read More
Posted on Apr 23rd, 2008
More asbestos! More asbestos! Um, we mean “blogs.” Check out video, pics and gum-flapping from our shows in Chicago, Vancouver, Seattle, and San Francisco over at thefader.com.
Posted on Apr 22nd, 2008
The Fool’s Gold fam will be at the Coachella festival this weekend getting
sunburnt beyond belief radical tans and playing some music. On Sunday, you can check A-Trak and Kid Sister on the Gobi Stage and Chromeo on the Sahara Stage (full festival calendar here) and on Saturday you can check LA Riots, Flosstradamus, Nick Catchdubs and XXXChange playing the boosted mobile “Desert Poppin Pool Party” at the Mod Resort, 10 minutes away from the festival grounds (RSVP is a must).
Posted on Apr 18th, 2008
This tour has been smashing so far – and you still have a chance to party with us in Seattle tonight and San Francisco tomorrow! Meanwhile, check a slew of pics, video and anecdotes from the NYC to Toronto to Montreal to Philly leg of the tour over at The FADER blog.
Posted on Apr 16th, 2008
Friends united! Fool’s Gold’s own Treasure Fingers will be rocking with our pals from Fully Fitted, XXXChange and Devlin & Darko, tonight at Hiro Ballroom in NYC (which we TORE DOWN last week on the Screaming Bloody Murder tour, pics and video up soon…) It’s free with RSVP and there’s some kind of open bar dealy so basically you’re the buster of the year if you miss it to stay home and watch Law and Order or some such.
Posted on Apr 14th, 2008
All you do is party? Ha ha ha ha?!?!? Well then do we have some goodies for you. To celebrate the release of their Scion mix CD (which you can listen to here), LA Riots are doing a free tour with their pals the Bloody Beetroots and Felix Cartal, starting Wednesday, April 23rd at Smartbar in Chicago, then hitting NYC, SF and LA right after. FREE! Go RSVP over here and check em when they hit your town.