From Fool’s Gold’s upcoming LOOSIES compilation album, hitting Dec. 18th.
After celebrating five years of groundbreaking music and events, Brooklyn indie powerhouse Fool’s Gold Records puts a giant exclamation point on 2012 with the release of their highly anticipated rap compilation Loosies on December 18th. Fool’s Gold co-founders A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs bring their unique DJ sensibilities to the album, which the two have curated [cont.]
For three years running, Fool’s Gold Records’ epic DAY OFF party has been THE most talked about free music event in New York. The Labor Day extravaganza has featured the likes of Juicy J, A$AP Rocky, Just Blaze, Araabmuzik and the late, great DJ Mehdi. This year’s party was raved about by the New York [cont.]
With A-Trak’s recent debate with Deadmau5 over the difference between a “DJ” and a “button-pusher”, Alain shows off the art of turntablism, not coincidentally juggling two digital copies of the Mau5′s “Ghosts N’ Stuff”. Hey wait-a-minute, how did he do it in one take and change his outfits so fast!?!? PRE-RECORDED SET! WHAT?!?!?!?! We got [cont.]
“Money Makin’” is the new collab from A-Trak and Dillon Francis, out now on Fool’s Gold. In keeping with the two DJs’ absurd sense of humor, they star in the clip as repairmen who transform a busted ATM into a hard-partying dance machine that takes the big city by storm… until the dough runs out. [cont.]
A-Trak is a world champion DJ, in demand producer, and globetrotting club rocker without peer. Three 6 Mafia’s Juicy J is true Southern rap royalty on a hot streak of new music. And Danny Brown is rap’s rookie of the year, a critically acclaimed mic wrecker and budding style icon. Together, these three party professionals [cont.]
A-Trak and Zinc preview their new single, out December 13th on Fool’s Gold.
Duck Sauce explains the experience shooting their recent video smash, “Big Bad Wolf”.
All I can say about this is “wow”. A-Trak and Armand Van Helden’s new video just might be the most talked about thing on the internet within the next month, and at the time of this posting, it only has 329 views. Just when you think they can’t take it any further, they do. Nice [cont.]
This promo for How To Make It In America season 2 remixes “Barbra Striesand” into a theme song for the illustrious Luis Guzman.
Fool’s Gold, the Brooklyn-based label and record store, has been bridging the gap between hip-hop and electronic music since 2007. Over Labor Day, 2011, NYC’s Fool’s Gold crew put on a free hip-hop and DJ event in Soho. Last year’s Day Off brought in Yelawolf and other MCs; this year’s Day Off celebration features performances [cont.]
The Fool’s Gold crew of A-Trak, Chromeo, Craze, Breakbot, Kavinsky, Nick Catchdubs, and Rogerseventy Two geat up for their Paris tour at Grande Halle De La Villette on July 8th. This should give you a taste of what to expect – included herein is the new Duck Sauce super-banger “Big Bad Wolf”. Owooooooooooo! Sidenote: Check [cont.]
I had the honor of spinning with A-Trak this past weekend at my regular residency, XS Las Vegas. I thought it might be a good idea to dig up this unreleased joint A-Trak did for HipHopSite.Com with his old group, Obscure Disorder, way back in 1997. We had planned to release some kind of mix [cont.]
Here’s the promo spot for Tryst and XS Memorial Day weekend. Along with Jermaine Dupri, Manufactured Superstars, DJ Spider, A-Trak, Afrojack, Deadmau5, Feed Me, of course the local residents DJ Pizzo, Warren Peace, Derrick Anthony will be holding it down. I’ll be playing with A-Trak.
EIKNARF and Asian Dan in collaboration with Media Contender & KLOUD had the opportunity to be invited into Alain’s apartment/studio to get a candid view into how he got to where he is, what it took to get there and where he is going.
Allindstrom.com sits down with DJ Atrak to discuss his independent label Fools Gold. For those that don’t know, Fools Gold was the home for KiD CuDi, The Cool Kids, Donnis, and a slew of other acts from different genres. In the first part of the interview, Atrak talks about how Fools Gold tows the line [cont.]
A-Trak’s label celebrated it’s third anniversary at the Brooklyn Bowl last night, with a surprise appearance from Kanye West. More video will surface from this, but here’s the first one….
Here’s a new record from A-Trak featuring GOOD Music recording artist CyHi Da Prince… “Ray Ban Vision” is off of the upcoming “Fools Gold Vol. 1″ compilation… Blazin’ hot electro-hop, check it out!!!! A-Trak feat. CyHi Da Prynce – Ray Ban Vision (MP3)
A-Trak’s Fool’s Gold imprint will release Fool’s Gold Vol. One via Itunes and all fine digital retailers on October 25th. CD versions will be available at Opening Ceremony and other boutiques. 1. Treasure Fingers f. Haley Small – Keep Up 2. Vega – No Reasons (Tensnake Remix) 3. Sammy Bananas – Move Your Body 4. [cont.]
Duck Sauce “Barbra Streisand” from Mr Goldbar on Vimeo. Duck Sauce, the eminent producer duo comprised of A-Trak and Armand Van Helden, are primed to drop their second official single, “Barbra Streisand” on October 12th. If 3 million YouTube views of last year’s debut “aNYway” are any indicator, the official release of “Barbra Streisand” will [cont.]
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