One of Fool’s Gold favorite bearded faces, Thee Mike B just released his debut mini-album “Back To Bed” under his producer name, Brillstein on Play it Down Records (get it on Beatport now). He dives deeper into house on this album but make sure to check out the funk he concocted with FG’s own Sammy Bananas as Fifteenth on their 15th and Yesterday EPs!
The first annual Good Times fest went down in Miami a few weeks back, a multi-label friendstravaganza featuring crews from Owsla, Bromance, Boys Noize, Slow Roast, MTA, Jeffrees, Smog, and of course FOOOOOOL’S GOOOOOLD. Watch the official recap video for A-Trak and Craze B2B scratch action, not to mention Anna Lunoe, Tchami, Congorock, Skrillex, Brodinski, Chance The Rapper, and more bringing the vibes to tons of South Florida’s finest party people. (For more recappage, check what went down at our own party in MIA that weekend.)
Complex just premiered the new Party Supplies video for “Going Back To New York (The Knocks Remix),” directed by Rik Cordero and shot entirely on Super-8 film at outerborough locations with personal significance to the guys. The thumping rework of Party Supplies’ Tough Love LP cut is out on all digital services officially next Tuesday (5/6) backed with a brand new remix of “Beautiful Girl” by Lazerdisk, but you can stream both now on Spotify. You’ll also be able to snag these remixes on the upcoming Tough Love vinyl and CD release, so stay tuned…
Fans have been clamoring to hold Danny Brown’s Old album on wax since the acclaimed album was first released. Bruisers, your day has come! Danny’s modern-day rap masterpiece is now available in a deluxe 4xLP vinyl box set (as seen above) featuring the full album – and exclusive instrumentals! – pressed on heavy duty 180 gram wax, full lyric booklet and liner notes, and a 24″ fold-out poster, all housed in a high-quality collectors box. (We’ve also got a standard 2xLP gatefold edition). Don’t miss out! Get ‘em now from the Fool’s Gold webstore, our retail spot on 536 Metropolitan Ave in Brooklyn, and everywhere fine vinyl is sold worldwide. Read More
This Saturday (4/26) Nick Catchdubs will be rocking alongside Gaslamp Killer, Edan and more at Dark Disco, going down at 88 Palace in Chinatown. Trust us when we say this is a sweaty jam in an after-hours dim sum restaurant (!!!) that you don’t want to miss out. Get advance tix here and check Catchy’s DJ mix over at Do Androids Dance for a taste of what’s in store.
OkayPlayer just premiered Sammy Bananas latest bootleg, an insanely smooth chop of John Legend’s Dreams. Hear flips like this and more in Sammy’s Moogfest set this Sunday (4/27) where he’ll be playing on the Fool’s Gold stage with High Klassified, Treasure Fingers, Nick Catchdubs, Salva and Just Blaze. It’s free from noon-6pm, come through! More info on the whole weekend at moogfest.com.
Duck Sauce continue their streak of genuinely next level music videos with a clip for new single “NRG,” which just premiered on Buzzfeed. Director Dugan O’Neal and comedian Jon C. Daly (Kroll Show) take late-night infomercials to truly psychotic heights, with A-Trak and Armand Van Helden getting in on the increasingly insane action themselves. It’s the perfect visual accompaniment to Duck Sauce’s new album Quack, stuffed full of even more earworm hooks, feel-good beats, and unfiltered cosmic ridiculousness. Get it now on iTunes along with the “NRG” remixes from Skrillex, Kill The Noise, Milo & Otis and Hudson Mohawke. (There’s also a DJ friendly version of Quack on Beatport if that’s your thing.)
This Thursdsay (4/24) catch Flatbush Zombies, 100s, Nick Catchdubs, GrandeMarshall and Rubber Tracks opener Suede Jury at Music Hall Of Williamsburg for the latest Converse Rubber Tracks Live free show. Additional tickets were just released, act fast!
The lineup for HARD Summer was just released and as always, there’s a gang of FG friends and fam in the mix. A-Trak, Flosstradamus, 100s, Oliver, Tchami, Tommy Trash, Carnage and more will all take the stage(s) August 2 & 3 at Whittier Narrows Recreation Area in Southern California. Get yer tix now at hardsummer.com and peep the recaps of our past Hard Summer and Holy Ship adventures for a taste of what FG brings to the party…