Posted on Aug 29th, 2013
Our summer of Fool’s Gold festival stages keeps on truckin! After smashing Rothbury, MI’s Electric Forest and Seattle’s Capitol Hill Block Party (watch the new recap above!) we’re heading to Electric Zoo this Saturday (8/31) with an epic lineup, and then on to TomorrowWorld next month (9/28) with a lineup that is EVEN EPIC-ER!!! Peep both after the jump. Read More
Posted on Aug 28th, 2013
In the end I’m just a dirty old man with a pill in my mouth and my dick in my hand…
Danny Brown took to YouTube and unleashed the “ODB” video, an acid-soaked jam produced by Paul White and directed by RUFFMERCY. New album Old out 9/30, ya bastards.
Posted on Aug 12th, 2013
As premiered by Nylon, Oliver’s after-midnight anthem “Night Is On My Mind” gets an appropriately smoky, laser-fueled music video courtesy of director Greg Brunkalla (the mastermind behind Danny Brown’s “Grown Up.”) Crack a glowstick and strut to this!
Get “NIOMM” and more Oliver jams on their FG EP Mechanical (out now on picture disc vinyl, iTunes, Beatport and all other digital services), check them on tour this fall with Zedd and Alex Metric, and stay tuned for the official Mechanical remix EP, featuring crazy new versions of every song by some of dance music’s best.
Posted on Aug 7th, 2013
The Fader just premiered World’s Fair’s first official video, “96 Knicks,” an off-season anthem for trash talkers, elbow throwers, and piss test failures worldwide. The Shomi Patwary-directed clip formally announces WF’s signing to Fool’s Gold as well as the Queens supergroup’s debut Bastards Of The Party, out September 3rd.
Following releases from the group’s individual members (including last year’s lauded mixtape Queens…Revisited from WF sub-group Children of the Night), Bastards Of The Party is the sound of New York’s best kept secret transforming into THE rap crew to watch, stealing your girl, smoking your weed, and stepping on your sneakers in the process. The world is theirs…
Posted on Aug 5th, 2013
This past Friday night, Just Blaze was getting records together for his DJ sets at HARD Summer and Center Of Gravity and decided to record this “Wig Splitters” mix for all you party people out there. And if that weren’t enough, today he decided to announce the official release of his “Higher” single with Baauer with a video teaser and stream of the final version (check em after the jump). Does this mean that JB’s long-awaited FG release is next in line? Stay tuned yung jedis…
Posted on Jul 23rd, 2013
FG co-founder Nick Catchdubs busts out with “Bizness,” featuring trailblazing Bay Area MCs IAMSU! and Jay Ant, and ravey remixes from Astronomar and ETC!ETC! Get it now on iTunes, Beatport and everywhere else fine digital music is sold, and stay tuned for more on Nick’s upcoming Smoke Machine LP.
Nick partnered with alt comedy network JASH for the “Business” music video. Directed by Scott Jacobson and starring a hysterical cast from The Mighty Boosh, Strangers With Candy, Nathan For You and Bob’s Burgers, this office space visit takes rap video absurdity to awesome new heights. Your PowerPoint presentation will never be the same…
Posted on Jul 22nd, 2013
MySpace sat with El-P, Killer Mike and director Tim Saccenti to get the lowdown on how the gleefully violent music video for Run The Jewels’ “36″ Chain” came together. Check it out and get the RTJ album (and more!) at foolsgoldrecs.com/runthejewels.
Posted on Jul 17th, 2013
The Fool’s Gold Festival Stage kicked off a new year of all-singing, all-dancing partytimes deep in the woods of Michigan. FG’s contribution to the Electric Forest featured A-Trak, Danny Brown, Flosstradamus, Oliver, Just Blaze, Craze, Nick Catchdubs, Treasure Fingers and Party Supplies on the same stage, an all-day display of awesomeness captured in the video above.
Posted on Jul 17th, 2013
Sleepy Tom celebrated the releases of his EP The Currency at hometown haunt Celebrities in Vancouver. Check it out and grab the EP everywhere fine dance music is sold on the internets.
Posted on Jul 16th, 2013
The new Run The Jewels video for “36″ Chain” is equal parts Charles Bronson in Death Wish and LL Cool J circa “I’m Bad” as El and Mike brutally (and questionably) fight to rescue their furry, demented companion, Mr Killums. Andrew WK, Amber Tamblyn and more partake in this heartwarming tale of friendship, family values and redemption.
Download the Run The Jewels album (and grab deluxe vinyl and other merch) at foolsgoldrecs.com/runthejewels, and catch the guys on tour in a town near you.