Posted on Mar 4th, 2014
El-P and Killer Mike’s chain-snatching, poodle-shooting, antihero anthem “Run The Jewels” gets an appropriately bugged out animated video courtesy of Bristol’s RUFFMERCY. Watch this at high volume, preferably in a residential area. Then hit foolsgoldrecs.com/runthejewels to download the full-length RTJ LP (and pick up some merch!)
Posted on Mar 3rd, 2014
Tiombe Lockhart started 2014 with a bang, dropping two awesome singles to kick off the year. First up was the Hudson Mohawke-produced “Can’t Get Enough,” and now she’s back with “Gone,” complete with gorgeous and haunting video shot in Costa Rica. Check them out, and check Tiombe performing live this Wednesday (3/5) at Glasslands in BK. For even more, get familiar (again) with TL’s work in Cubic Zirconia on the Follow Your Heart LP. Read More
Posted on Feb 26th, 2014
The word is out, and that word is QUACK. The epic new Duck Sauce album is ready to hatch this April! See what’s happened in the universe since DS first spread their wings in the comic teaser video, peep the tracklist after the jump, and mark 4/15 on your calendars, cause #QUACKISBACK! Read More
Posted on Feb 20th, 2014
Catchdini threw on the blindfold and hit the stacks with Mass Appeal for their Rhythm Roulette series, picking three random records from the bins at Good Records and making a beat from them on the spot. Watch it come together here, and grab the finished beat below. Check Nick next Friday (2/28) with DJ Rashad and DJ Spinn at American Museum Of Natural History’s awesome One Step Beyond party.
Posted on Feb 18th, 2014
Flosstradamus just dropped a new video for their Casino collab “Mosh Pit,” complete with epilepsy warning. Not for Hoodie Boyz or Girlz with light sensitivity! Check it out and grab the song now on iTunes, Beatport and everywhere else.
Posted on Feb 17th, 2014
Rolling Stone just premiered Sleepy Tom’s new video for “The Currency,” the title track off his debut EP (out now on iTunes, Beatport and all fine digital services). Stay tuned for more Sleepy Tom tracks dropping very soon…
Posted on Feb 13th, 2014
Danny Brown is hitting the road for his first headlining North American tour of 2014, bringing raw raps and boundless on-stage energy to the Old Danny Brown Tour. Get full dates, info and #ODBT tickets starting 2/14 at xdannyxbrownx.com, and get Old now on iTunes and direct from FG (with t-shirt bundle and more). Read More
Posted on Feb 12th, 2014
Esquire just premiered the new music video for Black Atlass’ dreamy and excellent new track “Blossom,” taken from his upcoming Young Bloods EP, out 2/18 (Pre-order now on iTunes and get “Blossom” right away!) Read More
Posted on Jan 30th, 2014
FG took to the high seas once again for the annual Holy Ship!!! mega rave on a boat. Duck Sauce, Chromeo, A-Trak, Flosstradamus, Oliver, RL Grime, Just Blaze, Dillon Francis, Baauer and many more friends and fam partied all weekend from boat to beach and beyond, including the most epic Fool’s Gold Rap Party yet, featuring special guest Pharrell! Watch our official recap vid and see what you missed. (Photo galleries are up on the HS site too!)
Posted on Jan 30th, 2014
After premiering the vid with Shazam, Chromeo have released their “Come Alive” video to all internets far and wide! Watch Dave and Pee (and special guest janitor Toro Y Moi) find love in a shopping mall. Where else?!? Get “Come Alive” on iTunes now and stay tuned for more White Women cuts now that the album is done!