The Poplife folks were recently profiled by Black Book magazine as “Miami nightlife kingpins” and gave props to the 2009 FG WMC showcase at White Room as one of their favorite parties in a decade of events. Thanks y’all! The trip is also responsible for the Dirty Hairy parties in MIA, who have hosted many a Fool over the past year or so. Check this clip from A-Trak and Treasure Fingers rocking during the 10,000LB Hamburger Tour.
What’s the Cool Collar Scholar been up to? Catch up with these quick Honor Roll bullets, more Trackademicks news on the way. Rock with him this Friday (9.4) alongside Alexander Spit, J Billion and more at Slims in SF.
Remember Trizzy’s Playboy DJ lessons? This is the video of that. In other bunny news, the March issue of the mag (Aubrey O’Day cover, hi Diddy) includes a “Rock The Rabbit” feature, showcasing Playboy-related artwork from various music luminaries including our own esteemed art director Dust La Rock. Now you can really buy it for the articles!
Kid Sis talks about what’s going on with her album, exercise tips, and R&B don’ts in two interviews with Pitchfork and Billboard that went up today. Read up on your read ups and get ready for some KS surprises in the coming weeks…
Check out the latest issue of Black Book for Kid Sister’s “spirited rundown on this season’s most potent potables.” Word to Trebek! You can also read it online here.
“It’s like freebasing licorice – not that I know what freebasing is like. It’s like cooking down licorice into its purest form and then injecting it into your eyes. It’s so gross! Need the water! Need the water!”
Congrats to Trackademicks (pictured above at the photo shoot for his forthcoming Fool’s Gold 12″), who was just honored with a 2008 “Goldie” Award from the SF Bay Guardian in their Best Of The Bay issue. You can read the full story here. More from Track at his blog, including new remixes, a Cure “Lovecats” cover with 1 O.a.K., and more.