Selfie in style! FG has teamed up with HEX for a limited-edition collection of iPhone 5 cases. Based on HEX’s best selling Solo Wallet (a custom molded iPhone 5 shell with integrated card slots and camera hole), the slim, protective case comes wrapped in genuine leather embossed with a unique all-over print design based on the bespoke wallpaper from our Williamsburg storefront.
After a scene stealing guest appearance on Loosies, El-P returns to Fool’s Gold as half of Run The Jewels, his new supergroup with ATL hero Killer Mike. Pitchfork just premiered the new track “Get It,” along with the group’s summer tour dates, where they will be joined by Despot and Kool AD. Stay tuned for more news on the full length Run The Jewels LP, which Fool’s Gold will be presenting as a free download this June, along with a limited edition physical release and other rad items. It’s a stick up…
Get yer glowsticks ready, Tommy Trash has a little bootleg gift for you lucky fans! As the title suggests, this club shakin’ sandwich pairs TT’s A-Trak collab “Tuna Melt” with his other Fool’s Gold release, “Truffle Pig.” Download it now, and get the originals on the Tuna Melt EP and “Truffle Pig” single (there’s also a snazzy t-shirt for the latter!)
The free CLUBHOUSE tracks keep on coming every week! UK mystery man Vails jumps on the scene with “Beaster,” a body jacking slice of analog techno. This one is a must-have for fans of drum machines, dark warehouses and heavy breathing robots.
Keep up at foolsgoldrecs.com/clubhouse, where you can also check pics and video from our inaugural season and catch up on previous Clubhouse compilations.
Every new track from Funkin Matt is a graduate class in body moving. Soaring synthezizer riffs? He’s nailed ’em. Earthquake level drums? Ditto. Undeniably catchy robot hooks? We’re talking about a robo freakin master, people! FM is back with another smash, following up his Fool’s Gold debut “I Wish” with the even more anthemic “We Are Electric” (out today on Beatport!) a hands-in-the-air, buzz saw banger from a true sound scientist. Hit the books and bang your head to this…
The annual Fool’s Gold Austin extravaganza keeps getting bigger and better! Check out what went down at our official SXSW showcase, our after-hours bash with A$AP Yams at the Illmore, the mega-label Super Party team-up with Mad Decent and Check Yo Ponytail, and more (including Danny Brown proudly accepting an mtvU Video Of The Year Woodie!) in this official recap video.
FG took over MIA once again, putting our own special shine on Miami Music Week with multiple events. A sweaty Grand Central rave? Yes indeed. Infiltrating the Ultra festival? You bet. A rooftop rap party? SOUND DI ALARM!!! See what went down with all our friends and party people in this recap video.
When A-Trak and Tommy Trash decide to make a sandwich, they go all out. Drop everything and watch the dominos (and much more) fall down in this official video for “Tuna Melt,” out now on the EP of the same name. (Remixes too!) After the jump, watch a behind the scenes clip showing how director Ryan Staake of Pomp&Clout and his team put it all together. Read More
After 18 episodes, the Fool’s Gold Radio show has become a family affair, with A-Trak passing mixing duties on to FG partner Nick Catchdubs. Check out the first of the new shows now on Soundcloud, or subscribe to the podcast on iTunes. Check the tracklist (featuring new FG releases, exclusives and more) after the jump.