Trizzy’s Mindspray: Airplane Dreams

Posted on Sep 23rd, 2008 by A-Trak

For as long as I can remember I’ve had these strange, lifelike dreams when I’m on the plane and it’s the only context where I have these kinds of dreams. I have no idea if this is common or not but it’s always fascinated me. I generally fall asleep as the plane is taking off, and then wake up around the time that they come and serve refreshments down the aisle. Here’s what happens… Read More

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Trackademicks vs Kenna vs Foreign Film

Posted on Sep 23rd, 2008 by Mr Goldbar

Trackademicks just dropped a YouTube vid for his flip of Kenna’s sorely underrated single “Say Goodbye To Love” featuring his Honor Roll comrade Mike Baker The Bike Maker and a clever loop from Hsiao-hsien Hou’s Millenium Mambo. Get your Netflix on, philistines!

Pete Tong Plays “Shake It Down”

Posted on Sep 23rd, 2008 by Mr Goldbar

Check out Tongy dropping A-Trak and Laidback Luke’s “Shake It Down” on his latest BBC show. Don’t let that “white label” talk fool you though, the single is officially dropping on Fool’s Gold in a few weeks with a particularly crazy remix. Stay tuned…

LA Riots Remix Mix

Posted on Sep 23rd, 2008 by Mr Goldbar

LA Riots’ latest remix (for Crystal Castles’ “Crimewave”) finally, but rather than tossing the internets a mere mp3 leak, they decided to go for the gusto and drop this full DJ mix containing 11 of their biggest remixes to date (including their take on Kid Sister’s “Control” and their recent N.A.S.A. flip). They are generous lads! Download it here and check for Vol 2 in a few weeks.

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Some Thoughts For AM And Travis

Posted on Sep 21st, 2008 by A-Trak

It’s the type of thing that you tell yourself would never happen to you or someone you know. Especially when you’re on the plane literally every other day. You know that plane crashes happen but apparently you’re more likely to get killed by a shark than to be in a plane crash. So you just go about your life and get on those flights. You also go about your sometimes stressful life and forget how fortunate you are to do what you love for a living, and to do it in good health. Read More

Solid Gold Weekend

Posted on Sep 19th, 2008 by Mr Goldbar

As you eagerly count down the minutes in your cubicle (or kick back stealing wireless in your shared bohemian “artist” dwelling) waiting for the weekend to begin so you can go all Loverboy on its ass, we figured the least we could do is type up a handy guide to all the Fool’s Gold-related events popping off around the globe over the next few days, so you know exactly where to go and what to do. Read More

Sinden In NYC

Posted on Sep 19th, 2008 by Mr Goldbar

Our former tourmate and best bud Sinden hits NYC for a club gig at Love this Saturday, Sept 20th. Prepare to be violated by bass!

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LA Riots Remix N.A.S.A., Tour With MSTRKRFT, Love Techno

Posted on Sep 18th, 2008 by Mr Goldbar

Here’s the latest update from Riotland: their clockwork-like streak of remixes continues with this just leaked take on N.A.S.A.’s “N.A.S.A. Music” featuring E-40, Method Man, and DJ Swamp, they start a US tour with MSTRKRFT next weekend (check all the tourdates here, including a handful with labelmate Congorock), and to top it off they were added to the 2008 I Love Techno lineup and will be rocking alongside Boys Noize, Crookers, the Ed Banger Allstars, Audion, Richie Hawtin, Underworld and more in Ghent, Belgium this November. For more tourdates and info, hit them up on MySpace.

James Pants “Ka$h (Trizzy & XXXChange Remix)”

Posted on Sep 18th, 2008 by Mr Goldbar

Stones Throw just released a new promo mp3 from James Pants’ “Crystal Lite” single, a remix of “Ka$h” that’s a total FG family affair courtesy of A-Trak and XXXChange. You can download it for free here or go and purchase the 320 version and/or vinyl 12″.

Fool’s Gold Q&A Vol 2: Kavinsky

Posted on Sep 17th, 2008 by A-Trak

As we continue to pick the brains of the Fool’s Gold family and friends, the second volume of our exclusive blog Q&A series features Kavinsky, dropping jewels about Quebecois fire trucks, production friendships, “moccasin funk” and much more. Read the whole thing after the jump (and cop Kavinsky’s limited Fool’s Gold EP here), and if you’re still craving more interview action, read our Lifelike Q&A and stay tuned for more soon! Read More