DC rapper (and captain of the crew with the wildest name in the game, Slutty Boyz) Fat Trel just dropped a vid for his new one, “Billionaire,” produced by our dude Cardo, who stacked it with his signature 808 cowbells and smoothed out vibes (and… a theremin?!?) For more Trel / Cardo collabs, check out “They Know”. And for that uncut Cardo instrumental sheiiiit, grab his Everything I$ Gold EP, out now!
Director Bijoux Altamirano provides the perfect visual counterpart to Danny Brown’s raucous “Witit” in the form of a mind-bending night out at the strip joint with Danny and friends. Club scenes melt into animated GIF psychedelia, while Danny’s unhinged performance and peerless fashion sense once again showcase one of the most unique artists in rap today. Get the track on the deluxe edition of XXX on iTunes, as well as the limited, pill-shaped picture disc OD EP vinyl from the FG webstore. Read More
JOTS put together a video megamix of their forthcoming Killing Jokes EP, out next Tuesday (10/30). It features the title track (plus Psycatron and Mickey Moonlight remixes) as well as brand new original “A Fine Line Between Nowhere And Now Here.” Tis the season to get spooked out, check it…
ATL got a heavy dose of EDM when the first annual CounterPoint festival came to town. We put our own spin on it with Fool’s Gold very own stage, featuring A-Trak, Treasure Fingers, Oliver and Nick Catchdubs doing their thing while Donnis MCed through the night. Check out the recap vid above and some pics after the jump (more galleries on the CP Facebook and at The Untz). Read More
If you liked chef / raconteur Eddie Huang’s guestappearances on Food Gold, you’ll love his new show for Vice, Fresh Off The Boat. Peep the first episode, featuring guns, rabbits, and more, and stay tuned for more real eats and real talk.
A-Trak and Zinc’s massive, siren-laden raver “Stingray” gets reworked into a proper party starter thanks to dancehall star Natalie Storm. Her seductively catchy vocal turns the tune into “Like The Dancefloor,” a dirty pop anthem out next Tuesday (10/16), featuring brand new remixes from Dismantle, Shadow Child, and JWLS. Pitchfork just premiered the track’s official music video, shot by Charlie & Joe on location at Notting Hill Carnival in London. Light one and check it out!
Canadian purveyors of trapped out trip hop, Purity Ring, have enlisted Danny Brown to add his distinctive Bruiser style to a remix of their track “Belispeak”. Download the mp3 from Purity Ring’s YouTube and stay tuned for more from PR’s forthcoming remix album.