Posted on Oct 19th, 2011
Check out the latest edition of A-Trak’s satellite radio jam, featuring a ton of new music (including the forthcoming A-Trak & Zinc collab “Stingray” and a new Lil Bo Tweak clubber, both on Fool’s Gold) as well as an intro megamix paying tribute to our dear friend DJ Mehdi.
You can also subscribe to the show as an iTunes podcast.
Posted on Oct 18th, 2011
Next Tuesday (10/25) A-Trak, DJ Premier, Stretch Armstrong and the X-Ecutioners will get together at Brooklyn Bowl to pay tribute to the life of their beloved friend and fellow DJ, Grand Master Roc Raida. Suffice it to say, this is a night that is not to be missed. Get your tickets now, all proceeds will benefit Roc Raida’s family. Meanwhile, read A-Trak’s remembrances of Roc Raida on his blog and in this Q&A with Noz.
Posted on Oct 17th, 2011
Finally! Duck Sauce’s latest club monster “Big Bad Wolf” is out today just in time for all your pre-Halloween raving needs. North and South America can cop the single on Beatport, which includes the original version and a gigantic remix by Gesaffelstein. Update: iTunes!
Posted on Oct 12th, 2011
It’s a celebration, beeeeches. We’re four! And like we do every year around this time, we’re throwing a party to commemorate another year of label-dom. The Fool’s Gold 4 Year Anniversary party is going down Saturday, October 22nd at Tribeca Grand in NYC. It’s FREE, and will feature performances by our FG fam, friends and even Mr Thugged Out Millatainment himself, N.O.R.E. (WHAT WHAT!)
Posted on Oct 3rd, 2011
Posted on Sep 29th, 2011
As heard on Fool’s Gold Radio (and everywhere else A-Trak has been DJing this summer), the Trizzy-enhanced version of the Rapture’s gospel stomper “How Deep Is Your Love” is out now on iTunes, Beatport and everywhere else fine digital music is sold.
Posted on Sep 24th, 2011
Some words from A-Trak…
How can I imagine life without Mehdi? It’s a question I never thought I would have to ask myself. Mehdi was without a doubt like a brother to me, a friend well beyond our music ties, a kindred spirit and someone who played an irreplaceable and constant role in my life. In the days since his passing I’ve been reflecting a lot on our friendship and felt the need to write down my thoughts. Here goes. Read More
Posted on Sep 22nd, 2011
Posted on Sep 19th, 2011
From Dave1′s Facebook post…
I wrote this text on the plane back from Paris a couple of days ago. I first intended it to be a series of personal notes: an attempt to retrace the chronology of our friendship with Mehdi. Then I figured I’d share it. It’s long and perhaps too full of factoids. But that’s how Mehdi, ever the raconteur, like his stories: starting “ab ovo” (from the very beginning, the origins) and rife with trivia. So here it is, my own personal Mehdipedia entry… Read More