St Mandrew’s thundering remix of Jokers Of The Scene’s “Black Mountie” came our way right after the original J0T5 RMXD EP dropped. But after getting tons of play from A-Trak and other DJs around the world, it was only right that we’d give it an official release. Download the new mastered St Mandrew mix on Beatport now, and check out the Jokers’ originals here.
Pitchfork interviewed PS and Action about their magnum (stoned) opus Blue Chips (download it here) and the inspirations that helped fuel the duo’s stream of consciousness New York rap epic. Check it out for choice nugs about Hookers At The Point, Ed OG and “baby doo doo.”
A-Trak’s take on dance maniac (and headband enthusiast) Martin Solveig’s “The Night Out” has quickly become a festival favorite of some of the world’s biggest deejays. And now it can be yours on Solveig’s new The Night Out EP, pick it up from iTunes today.
Now here’s some rappin ass raps! Danny Brown joins his Black Hippy bro Ab-Soul on this moody new joint, with the lovely Jhne Aiko on the intro to boot! This one is a must listen, download it here and check Danny tonight in NYC for the XXL Freshman Concert at Best Buy Theatre. Read More
The latest edition of Converse’s “Three Artists, One Song” project features our own A-Trak collaborating with Mark Foster of Foster The People and Kimbra (you know her) for a brand new song called “Warrior.” Download the track here, and check out the music video (directed by Daniels) to see Trizzy and friends knock heads with some luchadores. Read More
Sydney record spinner Anna Lunoe is one of the best people ever… and not just because she put together this mix of homegrown heatrocks featuring all-OZ talent, from groovy disco jams to big room dance detonators. Check it out!
Subscribe to the Foolcast via iTunes or your favorite RSS reader at the main Foolcast page, where you can also download the download the mix directly (right click and save-as). And follow Anna on Twitter! Full tracklist after the jump. Read More
Check out this new version of Telephoned’s “The Vow” (the original version is on their Ring Ring EP, out now) where, in true Telephoned fashion, producer Sammy Bananas remakes his own track, turning the funky house-inspired OG into a half time, trippy R&B version.
It’s perfect timing for Telephoned’s NYC show at Webster Hall Studio this Thursday (4/5) with Skeet Skeet and DWNTWN. While you’re marking your calendars, be sure to save Tuesday, 4/17 for the Switchboard 1 Year Anniversary going down at Drom. More info soon…
This weekend, our friends from Sound Pellegrino kick off their inaugural Sound Pellegrino Festival in Paris. Check out the full list of events here, kicking off off Thursday with the launch of their L’Annuel mag and culminating with a Sunday night show featuring A-Trak, Crookers and more heavy hitters. Teki has even put together a guide to his favorite restaurants in the area. Don’t miss it…