Our annual Miami throwdown at Grand Central during Ultra Weekend was another smasher! Featuring DJ sets from A-Trak, Tchami, GLADPVCK (aka gLAdiator b2b LOUDPVCK), surprise guest Oliver, Anna Lunoe, Destructo, Nick Catchdubs, Trippy Turtle & Wave Racer, Carli, High Klassified, Sleepy Tom, DZA and the Peachfuzz Crew (and party people from around the globe losing their minds on the dancefloor), watch this and catch up on all the action for yourself. There’s also photo galleries from Hey Mr. Riot, the Grand Central Facebook, and more, peep some of our favorite selects after the jump. Read More
The Fader linked up with A-Trak at his crib in Williamsburg to talk stereo systems for Sonos’ “At Home With” series. Check it out and grab the new TWRK remix of Low Pros & Juvenile’s “Muscle” that soundtracks the piece.
THE TIME IS NOW… THE DUCK HAS HATCHED! Get Duck Sauce’s long-awaited Quack album on iTunes now, featuring twelve disco-house smashers from A-Trak and Armand Van Helden like “NRG” and “Barbra Streisand” next to other cut-n-paste jams, skits and intergalactic wisdom galore. Stream a taste if you don’t believe us! We’ve also got a special DJ version exclusively on Beatport with extended intros/outros and no skits for da club. QUACK IS BACK!
As DB tears down stages on his “Old Danny Brown Tour” while his new “25 Bucks” video stays in rotation on MTV around the globe, it’s only right that the Purity Ring collab gets a single release of its own. Get it now on iTunes, backed with the Purity Ring instrumental and two insane “Dip” remixes courtesy of Preditah and Noah D, and for even more Danny in your collection pick up Old on vinyl in 2xLP and 4xLP deluxe box set editions.
The Oliver boyz have been holed up in their LA sound lab cooking up all sorts of new music and collaborations for you fine people. Next up are two tracks on Alex Metric’s new Hope EP for OWSLA, including the title track (recently premiered on Billboard) and the extra funky “Galaxy” (for more on that tip, be sure to check Oliver at the HARD “Generations Of Disco” Hollywood Bowl show on May 10th). Grab the full Alex Metric EP when it drops April 22nd! Read More
In Palm Springs for Coachella? Come hang with us poolside today (4/11) from 11am-5pm for an all FG edition of the Tilly’s x Dickies “Desert Lounge” presented by BMF. On the 1s and 2s? Craze, Thee Mike B, Jayceeoh and DJ Equal. Performing? 100s and UZI. You? VIBING OUT! RSVP at foolsgoldrecs.com/desertlounge and we’ll see you at The Commune at Ace Hotel & Swim Club.
Freak out in the comfort of your own home to Coachella sets from FG friends and fam Chromeo, Carnage, Dillon Francis, Flosstradamus, Duck Sauce, Flatbush Zombies, A$AP Ferg and more on the official YouTube streams! Tune in and peep the full schedule here.
Hit foolsgoldrecs.com/ghettocuisine to grab Ghetto Cuisine, the crunchy new collaboration between Bay Area spitter DaVinci and Sweet Valley. Featuring guest spots from 100s and Main Attrakionz and all the tripped out beats SV are known for, it’s a new Cali rap must-have. Nah Right just premiered the music video for GC standout “Got That Line,” watch it above!
Mere days before they debut a brand-new Duck Sauce stage show at Coachella (complete with 20 foot inflatable duck!) A-Trak and Armand Van Helden have unleashed a full album stream of their magnum opus Quack, out 4/15. The twelve track LP is an instant dance classic and cut-and-paste milestone, mashing one of a kind pop smashes like “Barbra Streisand” with anthemic club collages and genuinely hysterical skits worthy of the Jerky Boys. QUACK IS BACK! Listen to the whole album now courtesy The Fader, and peep a brand new “Egg” teaser featuring new Quack single “NRG” (which happens to be out now with remixes from Skrillex x Kill The Noise x Milo & Otis and Hudson Mohawke!)
As promised, here’s the MTV premier of Danny Brown’s new video for “25 Bucks” featuring Purity Ring. Director Norton put together a moody, surreal clip that provides a perfect backdrop for Danny’s heart-rending rhymes and Megan James’ ghostly chorus vocals. Get it on Danny’s Old LP, out now on vinyl, iTunes and everywhere else fine music is sold, and check Danny live with the Bruiser Brigade on his Old Danny Brown Tour when it hits a town near you. (There’s also a “25 Bucks” single with instrumental and two bonus remixes of Old banger “Dip” by Preditah and Noah D.) After the jump, watch a behind-the-scenes interview with Norton about the making of the video. Read More