Posted on Mar 12th, 2014
We hit Miami in a week, getting down with some of the funnest parties Ultra week has to offer, including our own annual (and dare we say legendary!) showcase at Grand Central. First up is the multi-label megajam “Good Times,” brought to you by our friends at Owsla on Wednesday, 3/26. B2B sets galore, and a “leisure sports tournament?” We’ll see you there, get yer tix at nesthq.com/goodtimes. Thursday 3/27 we bring the Fool’s Gold Rap Party to SL Miami, featuring A-Trak, Craze, Just Blaze, Nick Catchdubs, What So Not, Brillz, Sluggers and more! Then on Friday 3/28 we saved the best for last: the annual Fool’s Gold Showcase at Grand Central, featuring sets from A-Trak, Tchami, GLADPVCK (aka gLAdiator b2b LOUDPVCK), Anna Lunoe, Destructo, Nick Catchdubs, Trippy Turtle & Wave Racer, Carli, High Klassified, Sleepy Tom, DZA and the Peachfuzz Crew, and special guests… it’s FREE with RSVP at foolsgoldrecs.com/miami and don’t miss it! Read More
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 $10 tickets available at the door. Check austinpartyweekend.com for all the info, and we’ll see you there!
Posted on Jan 14th, 2014
Dem gLAdiator boyz are back with a brand new track, the absolutely pulverizing headbanger “Ain’t It.” Go download that bad boy for free and keep your eyes and ears peeled for gLAdiator’s debut FG EP Assembly Line, coming very soon.
Posted on Dec 4th, 2013
Fool’s Gold Day Off returned to LA on Sunday, November 10th for another all-day outdoor bash featuring Danny Brown (with Schoolboy Q), A-Trak, Kill The Noise, DJ Quik, Freddie Gibbs, Nick Catchdubs featuring IAMSU and Jay Ant, Anna Lunoe, gLAdiator and more.
Check out the recap vid above, and photogalleries from our friends at Nest, All Hip Hop, P Is For Props, and LA Music Blog, some of our favorites after the jump. (Pix from the afterparty with Daedlus, Kingdom, Sleepy Tom, gLAdiator, and Kittens over at IHEARTCOMIX).
Shout to the good people at Adidas Originals, Ploom and Red Bull for helping us throw another unforgettable party, catch DAY OFF when it comes to a town near you next year! Read More
Posted on Nov 16th, 2013
Fresh off a triumphant Day Off LA set (as seen above) and non-stop touring, them gLAdiator boys are back with a new remix for Michael Woods’ “The Pit,” available for free download (for a limited time) courtesy This Song Is Sick. Want more? Howbout this free collab track with Tropkillaz? Or maybe you want some VIP edits? A new DJ mix? There’s more than enough here to #SQUAD up for the weekend, get crackin!
Posted on Nov 8th, 2013
Cali we’re coming! Last year’s DAY OFF LA was so insane that we had to return with an even crazier lineup. Sunday (11/10) we’re bringing A-Trak, Danny Brown, Kill The Noise, DJ Quik, Freddie Gibbs, Travi$ Scott, Nick Catchdubs feat IAMSU & Jay Ant, Anna Lunoe, gLAdiator and more to the Shrine Auditorium and Expo Hall (East Lot) in Los Angeles from 2-8pm. Free with RSVP at foolsgoldrecs.com/dayoff while it lasts, so act fast (and get there early, admission based on capacity and RSVP does not guarantee entry).
It’s only right that we keep the vibes going with another mega NIGHT OFF afterparty too! Get your tickets now to come check Daedelus, Kingdom, gLAdiator, Sleepy Tom (in his LA debut!), Kittens and more put it down starting at 10pm. Read More
Posted on Oct 30th, 2013
We brought Day Off to the Rockies this month for our first ever Colorado edition, packing the Balch Fieldhouse at CU Boulder with all manner of of party people getting down to the sweet, sweet sounds of A-Trak, Danny Brown, Carnage, Casey Veggies, Nick Catchdubs and gLAdiator. Check the official recap video above and some of our favorite stills after the jump. (Big shout to Adidas Originals for helping us make it all happen!)
The next Day Off will be even crazier, as we return to rock Los Angeles on Sunday, 11/10 with A-Trak, Danny Brown, Kill The Noise, DJ Quik, Freddie Gibbs, Travi$ Scott and many more! RSVPs are currently at capacity, but limited VIP passes are still available for guaranteed entry (and tons of other bonuses). There’s also an official Night Off afterparty popping off at Sound with special guests we’ll be announcing soon… get your tickets now! Read More
Posted on Oct 8th, 2013
This Sunday (10/13) DAY OFF hits Boulder, Colorado for an all-day extravaganza featuring A-Trak, Danny Brown, Carnage, Casey Veggies, Nick Catchdubs, gLAdiator, and special guests taking over the Balch Fieldhouse for an all-day party. RSVP now at foolsgoldrecs.com/dayoff. A limited amount of VIP tickets (with lots of bonuses including guaranteed entry, free drip.fm subscriptions and other show perks) can be purchased at wantickets.com/dayoff. And if that’s not enough, we’re also throwing a mega “Night Off” afterparty at the Fox Theatre with special B2B and tag team sets by the FG All Stars and Colorado champs Raw Russ and Dirt Monkey. Read More
Posted on Sep 26th, 2013
FG put a giant exclamation point on the summer with our fourth-annual Labor Day extravaganza DAY OFF, bringing thousands of fans together at Williamsburg Park for a free, festival-caliber concert with everyone from Duck Sauce to Danny Brown, the entire A$AP Mob, A-Trak and Boys Noize joining forces as “Unibros,” Migos, Run The Jewels, surprise guests Action Bronson, Travis $cott and Mykki Blanco, and many, many more, it was another unforgettable FG event. But why stop there?
For the rest of the year, we’re literally bringing the show on the road, with free DAY OFF events going down each month in Boulder, Colorado on 10/13, Los Angeles on 11/10, and Miami this December. The Boulder show features A-Trak, Danny Brown, Carnage, Casey Veggies, Nick Catchdubs, gLAdiator, and special guests taking over the Balch Fieldhouse for an all-day party. RSVP now at foolsgoldrecs.com/dayoff. We’re also happy to announce that a limited amount of VIP tickets (with lots of bonuses including guaranteed entry and other show perks) can be purchased at wantickets.com/dayoff.
Stay tuned for more city lineup announcements, as well as details on NIGHT OFF afterparties in each city! Read More