As you eagerly count down the minutes in your cubicle (or kick back stealing wireless in your shared bohemian “artist” dwelling) waiting for the weekend to begin so you can go all Loverboy on its ass, we figured the least we could do is type up a handy guide to all the Fool’s Gold-related events popping off around the globe over the next few days, so you know exactly where to go and what to do. Read More
Tomorrow (9.4) there’s an afterparty for the Toronto International Film festival, starring our own Jokers Of The Scene and Nacho Lovers (and someone apparently named after the Cru album, which is enjoyable in its own right). Check em out at the Drake.
To coincide with a “Vinyl Archaeology” article they penned for the latest issue of The Fader, our own Nacho Lovers are sharing some of their favorite acieeeeeeeeed jams with you. Says Fistfight: “Here is a mini mix of some Acid house tracks we love. A few classics, a few lesser known or under-appreciated gems, and a few great acid tracks that aren’t 10+ years old.” Download it here, check tracklist after the jump, and read their article in the latest issue of the mag (Busy Signal and Tough Alliance on the cover). Read More
Need weekend jams? Nacho Lovers have you covered with two separate mixes done for dolo: Fistfight’s housey set from last week’s EVR (complete with extraneous talk-overs from some goof…) and Seewhale’s mix for Buffalo clothing emporium Krudmart for the low low price of Free Ninety Nine. Links and tracklists after the jump. Read More
Two Fool’s Gold-related remixes from Thunderheist’s new “Jerk It” single have officially leaked to the internet (word to Nas!). You can download the JOTS version of the track at Fluokids and the Nacho Lovers version at Discobelle.
It’s an all-vinyl affair as Eric Duncan of Rub-N-Tug / Still Going teams up with our boys Nacho Lovers for the 7th Heaven party in Toronto on July 5th. Says the 7H crew: “free summer party!!! it’s an indoor/ outdoor night time affair … so get down, get hot, get sweaty.” We’re with that.
LES, to be specific! Our dude is posted up in the cradle of modern civilization for the next few weeks, making quick detours here and there to DJ music for you fine people. Catch him at the Cul N Sweet party in Austin this Saturday (6.21) at Orchid, followed by a show next Saturday at the Drake Hotel in Toronto (with Eli Escobar and Fistfight from Nacho Lovers upstairs!), some LA gigs, and more. Full details over at his MySpace page.
A man, a plan, a canal, Panama…oh, hello! This Saturday (5/30) at the Drake Hotel’s Nonstop party, Jokers Of The Scene team up with Fistfight (aka Andrew of Nacho Lovers) and some Euros from Top Billin to pummel Toronto into submission. Check the giant version of the flyer with details and such here