Check out this great feature on the unlikely backstory of Jay Worthy, the MC of LNDN DRGS and (alongside G Perico and Cardo) one third of G-Worthy, the trio behind what LA Weekly calls “one of the year’s best gangsta rap records.” Listen to G-Worthy’s self titled debut and check them live at the Fool’s Gold DAY OFF ComplexCon takeover 11/4.
A-Trak and Tommy Trash “Lose My Mind” might be the funkiest track FG’s ever released. But did you know that French production hero Alex Gopher was the song’s secret weapon mix engineer? It’s a musical tidbit the guys are understandably proud of – and to help share it with you, Trizzy hit up the man himself for a little background on his musical roots, favorite synths, mixdown tricks and more. (For even more FG x AG action, peep his remix work on Kid Sister’s “Get Fresh” single from back in ’08.) Read on! Read More
Trizzy’s been hitting the Fool’s Gold Day Off promo trail hard! Grab his exclusive promo mix (and Q&A) on BuzzFeed, and check out his Hot97 interview and and Juan Epstein podcast with Peter Rosenberg and Cipha Sounds.
Leaf breaks down her background, musical vision and more for A-Trak in an exclusive interview for Saint Heron (accompanied by some great photos to boot!) Give it a read and check out Leaf’s Magnet Bitch EP at foolsgoldrecs.com/leaf. “Drama” video coming very soon…
Trizzy hit Chicago to sit down with RSVP Gallery for their new Q&A series. To celebrate, the RSVP crew created a mini Fool’s Gold collab capsule featuring a FG x RSVP tee in black and gold colorways and (in proper A-Trak fashion) a set of turntable slipmats. Watch the vid and grab the gear while it lasts! Read More
A-Trak and Diplo are brothers from another. Peep this Infinite Legroom interview for a look at the early days of their friendship, then go listen to Trizzy’s uncut Diplo & Friends mix from BBC Radio 1 Xtra on Soundcloud.
Danny Brown fans! The Bruiser general is keeping busy, jumping on a remix of Phantogram’s “Black Out Days” with Leo Justi, which you can listen to below. DB also hung with The Champs for an extended (and hilarious) interview, grab it here and subscribe to their podcast if you know what’s good for ya.
A-Trak stops by Funny Or Die to have a DJ Mag Top 100 Debate with his homies Destructo & DJ Mustard! Moderated by the one and only DJ Tanner from Full House. Listen to A-Trak’s new Cazzette remix below and watch the debate after the jump! Buy Out The Speakers on iTunes and check out A-Trak’s tour dates here.
A-Trak stopped by NY’s Hot 97 yesterday morning and joined EBRO, Peter Rosenberg & Laurastylez on The Morning Show. In this 30 minute chat he breaks down his DJing career, where Hip-Hop is at now and what to expect at this year’s NY Day Off, this Monday Labor Day 9/1. Do not miss out on Day Off so buy your advance $20 tickets ($30 at the door) now at FGDAYOFF.com.