Posted on Feb 27th, 2014
Tacos, tequila, tinnitus… SXSW traditions run deep! But fans in the know look forward to the annual Fool’s Gold bash more than anything else. It’s not a showcase, it’s a party! For this year’s edition, we’ve got the debut live performance of Low Pros (aka A-Trak and Lex Luger) with crazy special guests including Migos, Travi$ Scott, and Que, 100s, Black Atlass, Nick Catchdubs, gLAdiator, World’s Fair, Treasure Fingers, GrandeMarshall, DaVinci & Sweet Valley, Smalltown DJs and more. It all goes down on Friday, 3/14 at Empire Garage (606 E. 7th St) in Austin, TX as part of the Austin Party Weekend series of trailblazing label showcases. The Fool’s Gold party is free with SXSW badge, and there will be limited $10 tickets available at the door. Check austinpartyweekend.com for all the info, and we’ll see you there!
Posted on Feb 26th, 2014
Posted on Feb 24th, 2014
For the latest installment of their “Update” column, Pitchfork caught up with A-Trak and Armand Van Helden about all things Duck Sauce: the new album Quack (out this April) and bringing Chronic-worthy skits into the world of EDM, pulling stunts with inflatable ducks, and the art of the nightclub “swim through.” Read it now, and download the Duck Tape (and Duck Droppings!) while yer at it.
Posted on Feb 18th, 2014
The Low Pros revolution continues! A-Trak and Lex Luger didn’t even let the dust settle on lead explosion “Jack Tripper” feat Young Thug and PeeWee Longway before following up with the megaton anthem “100 Bottles” featuring Travi$ Scott on vocals and Brillz adding extra slap to the track. KABOOM BITCHES! Stay tuned for more from these low end professionals very soon…
Posted on Feb 18th, 2014
A-Trak is hitting the road once more for the GOLD GONE WILD tour, and bringing his bud Salva and tons of special guests along for the ride. Tickets go on sale this Friday, check links and info at foolsgoldrecs.com/goldgonewild.
Posted on Feb 7th, 2014
Trizzy and ‘Dini are back with another episode of Fool’s Gold Radio, first heard on SiriusXM and now available here for your downloading enjoyment. One hour of new jams from across the entire dance music universe, get busy! Grab on Soundcloud (and/or subscribe to the podcast via iTunes) and check the tracklist after the jump.
Posted on Feb 5th, 2014
A-Trak and Lex Luger joined forces as Low Pros, locking themselves in a studio to cook up some next level heat with a bunch of their closest friends from ATL and way, way beyond. “Jack Tripper” is the first taste of what these low end professionals have in store. You want hip-hop wildman of the moment Young Thug? His amigo PeeWee Longway? A crazy ass beat courtesy Trizzy, Lex and Metro Boomin? Mr. Roper himself couldn’t make this any more bugged out. Check out “Jack Tripper” and stay tuned for more Low Pros very soon…
Posted on Jan 30th, 2014
FG took to the high seas once again for the annual Holy Ship!!! mega rave on a boat. Duck Sauce, Chromeo, A-Trak, Flosstradamus, Oliver, RL Grime, Just Blaze, Dillon Francis, Baauer and many more friends and fam partied all weekend from boat to beach and beyond, including the most epic Fool’s Gold Rap Party yet, featuring special guest Pharrell! Watch our official recap vid and see what you missed. (Photo galleries are up on the HS site too!)
Posted on Jan 29th, 2014
Cam’ron and A-Trak broke the internet when they first announced their joint Federal Reserve EP. Now they’re setting it completely on fire with “Humphrey,” the first taste of music from the project, coming soon on Fool’s Gold / Poppington / Dipset. Complex just premiered the track (produced by A-Trak and Party Supplies) along with it’s airbrushed cover art by Lamour Supreme. Stay tuned for more…