There’s nowhere in the world quite like Oakland, and there’s no one making music quite like L-Deez. Lamborghini Ferarri is his debut EP, featuring three wildly catchy tracks laced with curbside color commentary and a classic ‘80s rap vibe we haven’t felt in years. But don’t get it twisted, Lamborghini Ferrari is no time machine. With longtime FG fam Trackademicks providing the soundtrack, this EP hits a new sweet spot somewhere between Too $hort’s trunk tales, hyphy’s wild style, and the futuristic club sounds of today. Welcome to The Town, like you’ve never heard it before! Get it now on iTunes or stream on Spotify.
The HNRL returns to the Big Apple for an evening of smoothed-out Fresh Coastin! Check out long-time Fool’s Gold homie Trackademicks and his partner in crime 1-O.A.K. vibing out as only they know how at the Sea Level Live event going down tonight (11/14) at Tammany Hall on 152 Orchard St in NYC. Puro Instinct, Obey City and KR will be holding down the decks, get your tix now we’ll check you there. Meanwhile, re-familiarize yourself with Trackademicks’ still-slapping Fool’s Gold single “Enjoy What You Do.”
A few weeks ago, BK club kings and longtime FG friends The Rub dropped their first EP of original tunes, and have just followed it up with a remixed edition, featuring even more fam (like Trackademicks, XXXChange, Natalie Storm) up in the party. Check it out now! (And for more vibes, grab The Rub’s contribution to our Foolcast mix series).
Trackademicks and 1-O.A.K. teamed up for Lovelorn, a “two player co-op adventure” covering new wave and indie heartbreak jams (from LCD Soundsystem’s “Someone Great” to the Smiths’ “How Soon Is Now”) in their signature smoothed out Fresh Coast style. Download and get moody… Read More
The wait is over! Fool’s Gold’s inaugural rap compilation Loosies is out now on iTunes, featuring 22 new tracks curated by label founders A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs. The new music from FG family and friends around the country includes an insane “Piss Test” remix with Jim Jones, Flatbush Zombies, El-P and Flosstradamus, tracks from our own Danny Brown, GrandeMarshall, Donnis, Party Supplies and much, much more (preview tracks over at foolsgoldrecs.com/loosies).
You can also get Loosies on a limited edition cigarette-shaped USB drive with all the individual tracks, a continuous DJ mix from A-Trak and Nick, and digital liner notes, all packaged in a snazzy collector’s box. All FG webstore orders receive an instant digital download of the compilation via email, so you can bump Loosies while you wait for Mr Postman. Read More
The wait is over! Fool’s Gold’s inaugural rap compilation Loosies drops December 18th, featuring 22 new tracks curated by label founders A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs. The new music from FG family and friends around the country includes an insane “Piss Test” remix with Jim Jones, Flatbush Zombies, El-P and Flosstradamus, a new Casey Veggies / Chuck Inglish collab (watch the video above), tracks from our own Danny Brown, GrandeMarshall, Donnis, Party Supplies and much, much more – peep the entire tracklist after the jump!
Loosies will be available digitally from all retailers on 12/18, as well as on a limited edition cigarette-shaped USB drive direct from store.foolsgoldrecs.com and select stores. The package will also include a continuous DJ mix of all 22 songs from A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs. Read More
Crack the windows and blast this new one from our dude Trackademicks, featuring a gang of Bay innovators (from IAMSU and Droop-E to Kool A.D. of Das Racist) alongside Track’s own Honor Roll crew. Very schmoove and very necessary, download it now!
Slaps on slaps! Download Summer School, the new mixtape from Trackademicks and the HNRL crew, put together by our own Nick Catchdubs and featuring guest spots from Flosstradamus, Kool AD of Das Racist, iamSU! and more. Read More
Trackademicks and the HNRL crew linked up with Nick Catchdubs for a new mixtape, entitled Summer School, which drops on the site next Monday (7/2), just in time for all your BBQ music needs. The tape is filled with get dumb slaps and good vibe raps from start to finish, along with guest spots from iamSU!, Kool AD of Das Racist and more. Check out the tape’s first song, the Flosstradamus-produced “Disaster Drill,” for a taste of what’s in store.