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 13th, 2014
GrandeMarshall is back with a perfect snow day heater in the form of “Open,” another new track taken from his upcoming My Brother’s Keeper, My Son’s Teacher. (And just like previous drop “Time,” this track is also produced by Grande himself.) Zone out to “Open” and stay tuned for more…
Posted on Dec 11th, 2013
We celebrated six years of Fool’s Gold-ing with another legendary anniversary celebration last month, bringing a gang of friends and fam deep into Brooklyn to rock at SRB. The one and only Juvenile shut it down in true Nolia fashion, alongside Bodega Bamz (with Flatbush Zombies and some awesome PR / DR flags), World’s Fair, Brenmar, Nick Catchdubs, Party Supplies, GrandeMarshall, High Klassified, and surprise guests YG, Chinx Drugz and Rich Da Kid. Huge! Watch the recap video above and check out some photo galleries from Le Panda, Mel D Cole, Frank151 and Village Voice (some of our favorites after the jump). And while you’re at it, relive the night with a limited-edition 6 Year Anniversary tee, featuring Nick Gazin’s hysterical flyer art and the whole lineup on the back. Read More
Posted on Dec 4th, 2013
Grande drops his brand new “Time” for free download today. Grab this late-night bass rattler for the the first taste of his new one, My Brother’s Keeper My Son’s Teacher, (out early next year on FG) and re-up on the full length 800 and Mugga Man while you’re at it.
Posted on Nov 18th, 2013
Fool’s Gold is the exclusive Brooklyn retailer for UK based hip-hop mag Viper, now in-stock at our storefront on 536 Metropolitan Ave and online. The debut issue features a bunch of Fool’s Gold related content, from a cover feature on Danny Brown collaborator Darq E Freaker, stories on World’s Fair’s Remy Banks and Loosies MC Gita, a GrandeMarshall fashion spread and much more. Highly recommended! Hand numbered edition of 100. Import, perfect bound, color, 50 pages. Read More
Posted on Nov 12th, 2013
Brooklyn! Lets get together and celebrate six sizzling years (and counting!) of Fool’s Gold being your favorite record label… On Friday, November 22nd we take over SRB Brooklyn for another legendary anniversary celebration with FG friends and fam. This year we’re bringing Juvenile up from New Orleans to rock alongside hometown heroes Bodega Bamz and Brenmar, FG’s own GrandeMarshall, Nick Catchdubs, Party Supplies, new Montreal beat king High Klassified, and (like we always do) special guests galore. Advance tickets are just $10 so act fast and cop at wantickets.com/fg6yr, we’ll see you on the 22nd!
Posted on Sep 30th, 2013
When it comes to this rap shit, GrandeMarshall knows what he’s doing. Peep this brand new “Burnin Rubber Freestyle,” two smoking guest spots from Black Dave’s Black Bart mixtape and the official GTA V “Grand Theft Audio” tape, and his recent freestyle on BET’s The Backroom, and see why we’re such fans of him over at FG.
Posted on Aug 27th, 2013
In the words of great American Reggie Noble: PARTY PEOPLE, YOUR DREAMS HAVE NOW BEEN FULFILLED! We’ve reopened RSVPs for our gigantic “Day Off” party on Labor Day (9/2) at Williamsburg Park in Brooklyn, make sure to sign up while you can! We’ve also dropped the lineup for the official “Night Off” afterparty, kicking off down the street at Brooklyn Bowl with DJ sets from Sammy Bananas, High Klassified, Roofeo and Illuminati AMS and Bodega Bamz holding down hosting duties. Get tickets now at the BB website. Read More
Posted on Aug 15th, 2013
Now on our fourth consecutive Labor Day, Fool’s Gold’s annual Day Off extravaganza is going to make history with our biggest lineup to date. Day Off unites the upper echelons of hip hop and electronic music in true New York style, including a rare appearance by hit makers Duck Sauce, FG’s own rap superstar Danny Brown, cult heroes A$AP Ferg and Migos and the critically acclaimed Run The Jewels (El-P and Killer Mike), alongside mysterious electro supergroup Unibros, label mainstays World’s Fair, GrandeMarshall, Party Supplies and Nick Catchdubs, streetwear dons #BEEN #TRILL, and more.
Having outgrown its previous Soho venue, the FREE bona fide festival is now planting its flag in the label’s own backyard at Williamsburg Park. If you’ve attended DAY OFF in previous years and turned up with the likes of Juicy J, French Montana, DJ Mehdi, Flatbush Zombies, Yelawolf and Chromeo, you’ll know this is the best way to end your summer (and the only way to enjoy a Monday).
The party doesn’t end there: the official NIGHT OFF afterparty will be just down the street at Brooklyn Bowl, starting at 11pm. Stay tuned for more announcements as Fool’s Gold expands the DAY OFF franchise to 3 more cities this fall!
RSVP now at foolsgoldrecs.com/dayoff and stay tuned for more…
Posted on Jul 8th, 2013
GrandeMarshall’s Mugga Man saga gets another chapter in the form of new track “Dedicated To,” a concentrated hit of motivation music straight outta Philly. Download it now and check Grande live this Saturday at 285 Kent in Brooklyn, performing with Tommy Kruise, DC’s Young Gleesh and more.