Category: Announcements

J Rocc Mix For Fool’s Gold Radio

Posted on May 19th, 2023

World Famous Beat Junkie J Rocc is a master of the mix (and A-Trak’s actual favorite DJ). For this month’s installment of Fool’s Gold Radio, the celebrated DJ digs into his personal stash of stems and edits, performing surgery on timeless classics by De La Soul, Kraftwerk and J Dilla in a way that only he can. Listen here.

Muzi Signs With Fool’s Gold

Posted on Nov 30th, 2022
Photo By Andile Buka

We couldn’t be more excited to announce that South African producer, singer, songwriter, and DJ Muzi has joined the Fool’s Gold family. We were bumping his 2021 album Interblaktic all through the pandemic — an album that was praised for combining aspects of Afrofuturism alongside Afrobeats, hip-hop, kwaito, and 80s electronic music.

Muzi has received press in Spin, Forbes, Vice, and more. With four studio albums since his debut in 2016, Muzi continues to progress sonically with each album, combining his influences and creativity into cohesive projects that have captured the attention of some of the biggest artists in the world. Can’t wait to share his new Fool’s Gold output with the world.

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Fool’s Gold 10 Year Anniversary

Posted on Apr 18th, 2017

Iconic New York indie label Fool’s Gold (that’s us) spent the past decade smashing hip hop and electronic scenes together. Now it celebrates with a full year of events that take the imprint’s DIY, party-starting spirit to the next level. Founded by DJs A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs in 2007, Fool’s Gold has defined a generation of North American electronic and hip hop music: when Kid Cudi hit your MySpace top 8, Duck Sauce soundtracked your first festival, and Danny Brown shoved you face first into the outer limits of rap, the FG logo was right behind it, armed with a devotion to fresh talent and new sounds. Read More

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Black Atlass Guestlist

Posted on Oct 18th, 2016

Black Atlass’ debut Fool’s Gold LP Haunted Paradise remains the perfect moody soundtrack for this fall and beyond. He’s keeping the vibe going with a new Spotify playlist featuring album cuts alongside favorite (and unexpected!) inspirations ranging from Radiohead to Eminem. Check out the premiere + interview on Teen Vogue.