Posted on Aug 15th, 2013
Brand new FG signee High Klassified works his magic on fellow Montreal-er Black Atlass’ late night essential “Paris.” Stay tuned for more new music from both very soon, and check Black Atlass in Brooklyn this Saturday night (8/17) at Glasslands with Them Jeans and DKDS. You can buy tickets now – we’re also giving away two pairs of passes to anyone tweeting this link with #BlackAtlassBK. Go get lucky!
Posted on Aug 14th, 2013
DC’s Steve Starks joins the Clubhouse with his radioactive slow roller “What U Got.” Built tough for rattling skulls, trunks and rumps alike, it’s a synthy beast you need in your life. Grab it now at foolsgoldrecs.com/clubhouse!
Posted on Aug 13th, 2013
This Saturday we’ll be hitting up Queens for the latest edition of MoMA PS1′s long running Warm Up series. If you came to check Just Blaze, Danny Brown, and Nick Catchdubs last summer, you already know how live it gets, and this weekend’s show is even bigger: our own World’s Fair rocking alongside NYC staples Jubilee & Star Eyes, London’s Darq E Freaker, BK’s Mr MFN eXquire, Roc Nation representative J Cole, rap superproducer Bangladesh, and Philly housemeister King Britt. Get tix now! Read More
Posted on Aug 13th, 2013
Some people prefer the fish, others the house mafia, but for our money THE best Swedish export is none other than Carli, a true master of club music and all-around groovy dude. His second FG smash The Weekender is out now, and to celebrate he put together this megamix of exclusive edits and current DJ favorites for the Foolcast.
Subscribe to the Foolcast via iTunes or your favorite RSS reader at the main Foolcast page, where you can also download the mix directly (right click and save-as). Tracklist after the jump.
FOOLCAST 044 – CARLI by Fool’s Gold Records on Mixcloud
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 6th, 2013
Sammy Bananas adds some slow jam phonk to Robin Thicke’s “Feel Good” for his latest bootleg. Grab it now from Mr Bananas’ Soundcloud.
Posted on Aug 6th, 2013
Party Supplies is the American Dream. It is the sound of Justin Nealis, producer behind critically-acclaimed rap collabs with Action Bronson (Blue Chips) and Danny Brown (“Grown Up”) setting up a mic stand behind his MPC and strapping on a Stratocaster. Joined by multi-instrumentalist Sean Mann, the two write classic rock from the future. Half Chromeo, half Easy Rider, the Brooklyn duo drop blue collar funk, school gym foot-stompers, and yearning city boy ballads over drum machine beats on their forthcoming Fool’s Gold debut album, Tough Love. Inhale and salute. Check out “Beautiful Girl” and peep the Tough Love tracklist after the jump.
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 31st, 2013
“Party Alarm” is five minutes of professional grade loudness from Boulder’s own Dirt Monkey, featuring insane horn chops, ADDHD kick drums, and a (very necessary) screaming dude. Unclassifiably heavy and awesome festival music: it’s what Clubhouse was built for! Grab it for free, check recap vids and more over at foolsgoldrecs.com/clubhouse.