Check what happens when Thump follows RL Grime thru the night time Noo Yawk streets, from Chinatown soup dumplings with Baauer to smoked out rave action at LPR. Stay tuned for details on RL’s new High Beams EP on Fool’s Gold…
I take a piss in the same sink ya wash dishes with…
Danny Brown connects with Tim Westwood for the UK DJ’s “Crib Sessions” freestyle series and the results are as awesome as you’d expect. This all went down during Danny’s “Old & Reckless” Euro Tour, which has already included triumphant sets at Parklife Festival and the Scala (complete with Action Bronson guest appearance). After the jump, watch Westwood’s classic “Dipset In London” video, just because. Read More
Check out Pitchfork TV’s video on Wired’s 20th Anniversary, featuring our own Nick Catchdubs DJing their New Museum party (and yapping about Sonic Youth and eye computers) and some FG releases from Bames and Oliver providing the soundtrack.
Today marks the one year anniversary of Danny Brown’s “Grown Up” video… started from a Scion A/V premier and now we here, three million (and counting) views and one mtvU Video Of The Year Woodie later.
Danny’s Party Supplies-produced ode to adolescence is one of the most iconic clips in the FG catalog, thanks in no small part to director Greg Brunkalla and pint-sized bruiser Dante Hoagland, making his acting debut. To celebrate today’s milestone, Greg and his production company Walter Pictures just posted Dante’s audition tape, which you can peep after the jump. Get “Grown Up” now on iTunes. Read More
If you were rocking with us at the Fool’s Gold SXSW showcase, you definitely caught 100s tearing down the stage in a very icy turtleneck / corduroy suit combo. His music is as playalistic as his fashion sense, as evidenced by “1999,” which The Fader just premiered. It’s the latest cut from his Ice Cold Perm to get a visual, and a great teaser to announce 100s’ upcoming Fool’s Gold EP. Get wavy!
Danny Brown takes on North Korea, soggy cereal, Frank Sinatra, cats, and other important topics for Pitchfork’s Over/Under. Check it out, and for more opinionated FG rappers, peep Run The Jewels’ contribution to the series after the jump. Read More
El-P and Killer Mike announced their Run The Jewels collab with a snippet of “Banana Clipper” in April, then watched their joint LP quickly become the most anticipated rap record of the summer. The dynamic duo keeps fans excited with the full version of “Banana Clipper” – complete with a closing verse from ATL legend Big Boi – premiered today by Miss Info.
Download the track, check out some footage of El, Mike, and Big recording “Banana Clipper” together at Nick Hook’s studio in Brooklyn, and check all the Run The Jewels North American tour dates at foolsgoldrecs.com/runthejewels. Stay tuned for the free album download and deluxe 2xLP vinyl edition on Fool’s Gold this June!