Peep the new issue of XLR8R (“Funkstep!”) for a great lil interview with our esteemed art director Dust La Rock, featuring a bunch of FG sleeves, personal artwork from Best Of The Beast and beyond, and those anecdotes y’all folks love so much. Grab it on a newstand near you or download the free PDF and flip to page 46.
Centerfoldin! For the second month in a row, the FG fam is featured in the pages of XXL. This time around, Dust La Rock was asked to lend some of his signature magic to the mag’s Eye Candy spread on Laura Dore, the video model from Kanye and Jeezy’s “Amazing” video. Check the other pages after the jump and see the art full-size at a newstand near you. Read More
The Poplife folks were recently profiled by Black Book magazine as “Miami nightlife kingpins” and gave props to the 2009 FG WMC showcase at White Room as one of their favorite parties in a decade of events. Thanks y’all! The trip is also responsible for the Dirty Hairy parties in MIA, who have hosted many a Fool over the past year or so. Check this clip from A-Trak and Treasure Fingers rocking during the 10,000LB Hamburger Tour.
What’s the Cool Collar Scholar been up to? Catch up with these quick Honor Roll bullets, more Trackademicks news on the way. Rock with him this Friday (9.4) alongside Alexander Spit, J Billion and more at Slims in SF.
Remember Trizzy’s Playboy DJ lessons? This is the video of that. In other bunny news, the March issue of the mag (Aubrey O’Day cover, hi Diddy) includes a “Rock The Rabbit” feature, showcasing Playboy-related artwork from various music luminaries including our own esteemed art director Dust La Rock. Now you can really buy it for the articles!
Kid Sis talks about what’s going on with her album, exercise tips, and R&B don’ts in two interviews with Pitchfork and Billboard that went up today. Read up on your read ups and get ready for some KS surprises in the coming weeks…
Check out the latest issue of Black Book for Kid Sister’s “spirited rundown on this season’s most potent potables.” Word to Trebek! You can also read it online here.
“It’s like freebasing licorice – not that I know what freebasing is like. It’s like cooking down licorice into its purest form and then injecting it into your eyes. It’s so gross! Need the water! Need the water!”