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

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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

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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.

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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″.

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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

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Treasure Fingers In LA Tonight

Posted on Sep 16th, 2008 by Mr Goldbar

Go say what up to the birthday boy

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Trizzy Likes… Laser Harp

Posted on Sep 16th, 2008 by A-Trak

So I’m in Berlin for a couple days. I just spent the afternoon with Peaches, she took me to the Holocaust Memorial but before getting into the heaviness we had lunch and talked about various musical doodads and she put me on to the laser harp, as popularized by Jean-Michel Jarre.

Check it out!

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Free Bag Raiders NYC Show Tonight

Posted on Sep 16th, 2008 by Mr Goldbar

The Australian sensations and witty young gents known to the world as Bag Raiders hit our fair city for a freebie show tonight @ Plan B (339 E. 10th St @ Ave B) sponsored by Scion Radio. Midnight Juggernauts, Tittsworth, Ayres, and Blu Jemz will also be playing DJ sets, so be sure to roll through.

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A-Trak on Nike Women’s Blog

Posted on Sep 15th, 2008 by A-Trak

I’m still getting mileage out of that fateful day when I went to the Nike ID studio with Dust and Kesh and made the Running Man dunks and Fool’s Gold air maxes (more on those later).

Nike Women has a blog and they just posted this interview filmed with me that day. Check it out!

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