Posted on May 22nd, 2012
We’ve also got a music video, premiered by Noisey! In keeping with the two DJs’ absurd sense of humor, they star in the clip as repairmen who transform a busted ATM into a hard-partying dance machine that takes the big city by storm… until the dough runs out.
Directed by Ben Solomon and Daniel B Levin, and featuring cameos from P-Thugg of Chromeo, rap legend Greg Nice, Action Bronson and more, “Money Makin’” is yet another must-see FG vid, and the perfect kick-off to summer jam season. Read More
Posted on May 15th, 2012
Don’t let the mysterious voice on the track fool you: tom toms are not “the little drums.” In the expert hands of UK twosome NAPT, they are megaton percussion weapons, on which NAPT bang out commands for you to freak the funk OUT. Throughout their brand new Tom Toms EP, these breakbeat scientists meld house and techno with cheeky, unexpected soundbites and bugged-out loops for one of the most joyous and undeniably dance-y Fool’s Gold releases to date. Ain’t nothing little going on here…
Posted on May 8th, 2012
Flosstradamus became club kings by breaking new sounds around the world, from their earliest DJ blends to high-energy hybrids like last winter’s Jubilation EP, featuring Danny Brown, Kid Sister and all manner of juked-out 808 madness.
After setting SXSW and WMC on fire with a crazy new live set, them Floss boys are back to reclaim the throne once more with Jubilation 2.0, featuring remixes from Lunice, JWLS and Sich Mang, and the brand new burner “Rollup” (which you can listen to below). Grab it now on iTunes and Beatport!
Posted on Apr 24th, 2012
“Lift Off” is the new single from LA Riots, who just got back from rocking two straight weekends of Coachella. In fact, Riots have been a main stage mainstay from day one, dropping high octane bangers from festival stages and megaclub DJ booths around the globe while remixing everyone from Lady Gaga to Lana Del Rey. On “Lift Off,” all those years of road tested electro know-how are distilled into seven minutes of ecstatic buildups, bodyrocking kickdrums and one monster of a riff.
The tracked comes backed by the equally large “Nuggets Adventure,” a hypnotic house weapon thats going to rattle your skull all summer. It’s time to start a riot… get these tracks now on Beatport, iTunes and everywhere else fine digital music is sold. Read More
Posted on Apr 11th, 2012
St Mandrew’s thundering remix of Jokers Of The Scene’s “Black Mountie” came our way right after the original J0T5 RMXD EP dropped. But after getting tons of play from A-Trak and other DJs around the world, it was only right that we’d give it an official release. Download the new mastered St Mandrew mix on Beatport now, and check out the Jokers’ originals here.
Posted on Mar 27th, 2012
“Shout out to Walgreens, CVS and thank you to my plugs…”
A-Trak teams up with Juicy J and Danny brown for the new single “Piss Test,” out today on iTunes. Download now – don’t worry, we won’t tell any potential employers. More from the FG rap compilation Loosies coming soon…
Posted on Mar 24th, 2012
This Tuesday hit iTunes and grab “Piss Test,” a speaker-detonating slice of gleefully antisocial Parental Advisory rap from A-Trak, Juicy J and Danny Brown. It’s the first teaser off Loosies, the upcoming Fool’s Gold hip hop compilation. Play this at high volume, preferably in a residential neighborhood.
Posted on Mar 13th, 2012
“This is anti-clean rap…”
Peep the latest moving pictures from Danny Brown’s acclaimed opus XXX in this “Radio Song” video (directed by Alex/2tone), then go cop the deluxe edition of the album on iTunes, featuring three brand new tracks (“Baseline,” “Witit” and “Shouldn’t Of”) produced by Skywlkr. Vinyl heads, we got you too: XXX is out on a special Record Store Day 2xLP set on white vinyl with a limited bonus 7″ of “XXXapellas” only included in the RSD pressing, on sale 4/21.
Posted on Feb 21st, 2012
Out today on iTunes is “Voices,” the FG debut from rising electronic star NT89.
It’s a hypnotic burst of chopped club music: echo chamber snare hits, endlessly rolling tom toms and the craziest vocal-as-synthesizer since Ferris stole a Ferrari to the tune of Yello’s “Oh Yeah.” But Bueller never jacked his body like THIS! “Voices” comes backed by the pulverizing “Hot Signal” (imagine “Voices”‘ chain smoking, Gesaffelstein-loving older brother), and the dreamy thump of “Decoder,” making for one of FG’s most exciting and techno-friendly releases to date.