El-P and Killer Mike announced their Run The Jewels collab with a snippet of “Banana Clipper” in April, then watched their joint LP quickly become the most anticipated rap record of the summer. The dynamic duo keeps fans excited with the full version of “Banana Clipper” – complete with a closing verse from ATL legend Big Boi – premiered today by Miss Info.
Download the track, check out some footage of El, Mike, and Big recording “Banana Clipper” together at Nick Hook’s studio in Brooklyn, and check all the Run The Jewels North American tour dates at foolsgoldrecs.com/runthejewels. Stay tuned for the free album download and deluxe 2xLP vinyl edition on Fool’s Gold this June!
Our friends at Potato just premiered the new video for Bames “DRTY BWTY” (off their bass-tastic Fool’s Gold EP of the same name, out now on iTunes, Beatport and alladat). The combination of Bames’ wavy instrumental and director Josh Wehle’s bodybuilder footage is hypnotic to say the least… get pumped. Read More
If you were fucking with Chuck Inglish’s Loosies trunk-rattler “Four 12s” then man, does he have a treat for you: Droptops, a nine-track collection of slow rolling, speaker busting rap music. Grab it now!
After scorching the states with his debut headlining “Old & Reckless” trek, Danny Brown is headed overseas, taking his signature brand of rap mayhem to Europe. It’s a Bruiser party… don’t miss it! Check out the tour teaser video and peep the dates after the jump. Read More
Vancouver upstart Sleepy Tom makes his Fool’s Gold debut today with The Currency, four tracks of high-powered electro house out today on Beatport!
Yung Sleepy has quickly proved himself a master of all things massive. His hometown parties and DJ sets alongside some of electronic music’s biggest names have earned a rep as Canada’s funnest. His internet incinerating bootlegs and official remixes (including an especially chunky take on Diplo’s “Set It Off”) can be heard everywhere from BBC radio to festival stages around the globe. And now with his first EP, Sleepy Tom takes his taste for overdriven laser riffs, donk’d out kick drums, and all manner of speaker-zapping dance music to an even higher level of OOMPH.
Head over to Thee Mike B’s Soundcloud and download his “Nothing But Time” mix, featuring a bunch of new houseables – including his Blondie edit with Oliver and “Yesterday,” his collab with Sammy Bananas as Fifteenth (out now on iTunes, Beatport and all fine digital music services). Groovy!
Don’t let the naughty words fool you, Rynecologist & Meech’s uptempo ghetto house cut “Mudafucker” is fun for the whole family. It’s the latest free Clubhouse release, go put it on and percolate. And for more R&M action, check the guys this Saturday on sausagefest.tv DJing with friends from 1-6pm EST.
Mykki Blanco’s new EP Betty Rubble: The Initiation kicks off with the A-Trak produced “Angggry Byrdz” and rockets off non-stop from there, with beats from FG friends Sinden, Matrixxman, Supreme Cuts and more backing up one of the most singular voices in music. Get it now on iTunes, Beatport and all digital retailers, and preview a stream of the whole thing over at Pitchfork Advance.
As seen on your favorite internet and real life personalities A-Trak, Diplo, and Brodinski, it’s LeMeme’s URLIRL shirt, now available from the FG webstore. Who knew streetwear trolling could be so fashionable? These are limited (duh) so grab one now and get to Tumblin. (You can also pick one up at our Brooklyn store, the exclusive IRL retail location.) Hack the planet. Read More