After last March’s inaugural Miami Rap Party and the Holy Ship! edition this January, you know what to expect from FGRP: a welcome break from dance festivals’ non-stop UNTZ UNTZ UNTZ as we bring some of the best DJs in the world to drop boom bap bangers, r&b classics, Real Trap Shit™ and other jammms designed for maximum afternoon enjoyment. And it’s free!
Ooh ooh ooh ah oooh! The Suzan just dropped this new video (directed by Ian Wolfson / Rex Arrow) for their track “Ha Ha Ha,” off the Golden Week For The Poco Poco Beat album. For more from these lovely ladies, follow em on Twitter.
Tomorrow night (3/15) is the big Fool’s Gold Austin event at Beauty Ballroom, peep the crazy lineup above and come hang with us! 8pm-2am, all ages, free, 2015 E. Riverside Drive. We do it all again Saturday (3/17) with the all-day FG x Mad Decent x CYP Super Party at Beauty Ballroom / Emo’s East, and that flyer’s after the jump. In between, check out all the other shows the FG fam is playing this week. Bang! Read More
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.
Check Danny on a newsstand near you on the cover of The Fader and XXL this month, see him on tour with Childish Gambino, and stay tuned for more music…
Check out the Lucky Me mixtape page for Nick Hook’s “Fuck Jetlag Crossin’ Time Zones Mixtape,” featuring new jams and favorites from the Cubic Zirconian. CZ hit Austin this week for the Fool’s Gold showcase, FG x Mad Decent x Check Yo Ponytail Super Party and more, check their Twitter for the latest.
Sammy Bananas and Maggie Horn’s Switchboard party is going down once again in NYC tonight at Hotel Chantelle. DJ Eleven of the Rub and Ghostly representative Michna will be holding down the decks with cover tracks and more, and Telephoned will cap it all off with a live performance (and get warmed up for their sets at the FG parties in Austin this Thursday and Saturday!)