Jack Beats slows Danny Brown’s “Smokin & Drinkin” down to a late-night acid house stomp that is featured on the “Smokin & Drinkin” Remixes EP which is out tomorrow 7/22. Stream the track which premiered on Mixmag today and pre-order the entire EP now, smarturl.it/sdmixes featuring huge remixes by Boys Noize, DJ Sliink and Troyboi.
Remember the first time you moshed with A$AP Rocky? Raised a glass to Juicy J? Caught a contact from Danny Brown? Fool’s Gold’s annual DAY OFF extravaganza is the place where party legends are made… so we’re excited to announce that we’re back for 2014, bigger than ever!
This year Fool’s Gold’s very own festival expands to ticketed venues in Brooklyn, Toronto, Los Angeles, Atlanta and Miami, featuring a full day of the best in hip-hop and dance music from the label fam and beyond! We’re kicking things off in BK on September 1st with our most epic Labor Day lineup yet. FG hip-hop heavyweight Danny Brown, reigning NY street rap emperor French Montana, MPC maestro Araabmuzik, hard knock legends The Lox, future bass ambassadors Brenmar, Hoodboi and Shash’U, the coolest collection of new hip-hop heroes from World’s Fair to Yung Gleesh, and many, many more. Tickets go on sale this Tuesday, 7/15.
Check full lineups, dates and info at fgdayoff.com, and stay tuned as we announce more city details!
Danny Brown’s “Smokin & Drinkin” first appeared on his critically-acclaimed album Old as the debauched peak of Side B, and has since become a staple of his live shows and a true fan favorite. So it’s only right that Danny’s anthem (produced by Fool’s Gold captain A-Trak and JMIKE) gets a summer single of its own, complete with remixes from some of electronic music’s biggest names and wildest upstarts. Boys Noize strikes first with a frantic blend of breakbeats and rave stabs, while Jack Beats slow “Smokin” down to a late-night acid house stomp. Jersey club king DJ Sliink piles on the basement bass, while FG newcomer TroyBoi turns in a technicolor trap masterpiece. Pick your poison and chant along! The “Smokin & Drinkin” remix EP is out 7/22.
BBC Radio 1′s Annie Mac premiered the Boys Noize remix of “Smokin & Drinkin” and Billboard premiered the remix online. Stream the Boys Noize remix below and the DJ Sliink remix here.
Danny Brown’s “Smokin & Drinkin” gets the big Jersey club treatment courtesy of DJ Sliink. FACT Magazine premiered this hyper banger remix that will surely rattle your basement walls. Stream below and catch Danny in the London this weekend (July 11 & 12) as he opens for fellow Detroit hometown hero, Eminem at the world famous Wembley Stadium. More UK dates below.
Danny Brown takes his place on the same stage that Led Zeppelin and The Who once rocked, when he hits Wembley Stadium in London this Friday (July 11) and Saturday (July 12) alongside fellow Detroit hero Eminem and the Odd Future crew. Grab the remaining tickets here and while you’re at it, cop the 4xLP deluxe vinyl version of Danny Brown’s Old now.
Crack TV catches up with Danny Brown backstage in London at this years Field Day. Cop a 4xLP Vinyl version of Danny Brown Old featuring instrumentals of the album all on 180 gram vinyl and in a collectible box with a full poster of the artwork.
Summer is upon us, and the Fool’s Gold squad is hitting the road in full force. The Gold Gone Wild Tour kicked off with A-Trak and Salva (check pics out on the GGW Tumblr) and will be hitting a city near you these next 3 weeks. For all of you in Chicago this weekend in search of #PLUR at Spring Awakening, come to the Fool’s Gold vs. OWSLA stage Friday 6/13 to catch A-Trak, Nick Catchdubs, Oliver and gLAdiator (and more fam like Tchami throughout the weekend). Meanwhile, free spirits down at Bonnaroo can turn up with Danny Brown and get funky with Chromeo. This weekend also kicks off NXNE up in Toronto, where you can catch Danny Brown, 100s and Run The Jewels along with some Tim Hortons, while the World’s Fair & Two-9 “Cross Faded Tour” continues up and down the East Coast. (If that’s not enough, get set for info about this year’s Fool’s Gold Day Off very soon…) Read More
Last week Danny Brown stopped by NYC’s Power 105 to chat with the Breakfast Club. Watch the interview above and buy all the DB merch you want at the FG store now. Also stream the new Ghostface Killah and badbadnotgood track “Six Degrees” featuring a verse by Danny Brown below.
The 2014 Made In America line-up in Philadelphia has just been announced and FG’s very own Danny Brown as well as our funk brothers, Chromeo will be jumping onstage along side the likes of Kanye West, Pharrell Wiliams, YG, Holy Ghost!, Destructo, DJ Cassidy and more. Made In America is August 30 and 31 and you can buy your tickets now. See you there and god bless the red, white and blue and GOLD!
Danny Brown speaks to BBC Radio 1′s Tim Westwood in a two part candid video interview that touches on an array of topics including his new single “25 Bucks”. Be sure to add the box set of Old on Vinyl to your collection now. Buy Old on iTunes.