Baauer & Danny Brown On Tour

Posted on Feb 28th, 2013 by Mr Goldbar

There is only one direction to turn, boys and girls of America, and that direction is up. TURNUP TURNUP TURNUP! Baauer and Danny Brown are joining forces for the “Worst Of Both Worlds” tour this April, just like Jay-Z and R Kelly’s legendary “Best Of Both Worlds” trek, except with more bass and less pepper spray. Fader spilled the beans this morning, check out the tour dates (culminating with Coachella slots for both) and rock with these gents when they roll through.

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Foolcast 039 – Nick Hook

Posted on Feb 27th, 2013 by Mr Goldbar


Original photo by Kareem Black

Redheaded polymath Nick Hook has been a cheerful force in the FG fam for many years, rocking onstage with his group Cubic Zirconia as well as throwing down housed up solo DJ sets that never fail to set the girls and boys in motion. That’s exactly the spirit he brings to this Foolcast mix, download ‘n feel the vibes.

Subscribe to the Foolcast via iTunes or your favorite RSS reader at the main Foolcast page, where you can also download the mix directly (right click and save-as). Tracklist after the jump. Check Nick tomorrow night (2/28) at Output in BK with TEED and Rory Phillips. For more music from Hookemon, grab his debut solo EP here. Read More

Bames “DRTY BWTY” EP Out Today

Posted on Feb 26th, 2013 by Mr Goldbar

Meet Bames: two Texans barely out of their teens, BBQing beat symphonies out of clattering percussion, drunken laser synths, and genuinely disrespectful levels of low-end whomp. DRTY BWTY is their beast of a debut EP, out today on iTunes, Beatport and all other fine digital music services.

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A-Trak feat. Juicy J, Jim Jones, Flatbush Zombies, El-P & Flosstradamus “Piss Test (Remix)”

Posted on Feb 26th, 2013 by Mr Goldbar


The video is out for A-Trak and friends’ psychedelic, parole-violatin’ posse cut. Must THC TV! Roll with Trizzy and friends Jim Jones, Flatbush Zombies, El-P and Flosstradamus (and the spiritual essence of Juicy J) on a particularly smoked out night in NYC. A$AP Mob, World’s Fair and more come along for the ride, Shomi Patwary works the cameras, and the whole thing is appropriately turnt. Get the track and much more on our compilation Loosies, out now!

A-Trak Presents Fool’s Gold Radio on SiriusXM #17

Posted on Feb 18th, 2013 by Mr Goldbar

New month, new collection of jams from our resident jazzmaster, F Scott Trizgerald. Download A-Trak’s latest radio show here!


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Foolcast 038: Tommy Kruise “HOWAREYOU”

Posted on Feb 18th, 2013 by Mr Goldbar


Art by Russell Kroze

Canadian mystery man Tommy Kruise makes his Foolcast debut with a dank mix of smoked out original tracks, thorougly based bass-trumentals and other trap stalagmites sourced direct from the matrix. Get holographic 2 this…

Subscribe to the Foolcast via iTunes or your favorite RSS reader at the main Foolcast page, where you can also download the mix directly (right click and save-as). Tracklist after the jump. For even more TK, check him this Friday as he makes his Toronto debut this Friday at Black Box, opening for our friends Main Attrakionz. Read More

GrandeMarshall “Tastykake (Still Poppin)”

Posted on Feb 15th, 2013 by Mr Goldbar

Fool’s Gold’s Philly champ GrandeMarshall continues to tease tracks from his upcoming Mugga Man mixtape. First came the Assad collab “Boathouse Row” and now he closes the week with the awesomely wavy 808 vibes of “Tastykake (Still Poppin).” Check out both on Grande’s SoundCloud, grab his full-length 800 mixtape for even more, and stay tuned…

Danny, Kathy and Rocky

Posted on Feb 15th, 2013 by Mr Goldbar

Last night, Kathy Griffin hosted Danny Brown and A$AP Rocky (alongside Rusell Brand?!?) as guests on a special Valentine’s episode of her Bravo show, capping a wonderfully strange celebrity journey stemming from this poolside chat. Watch some clips after the jump, complete with sex dice. Read More

Artist Series In-Store Tonight!

Posted on Feb 14th, 2013 by Mr Goldbar

The Artist Series returns to our store at 536 Metropolitan Ave in Brooklyn tonight, with an exhibition of Fool’s Girls photos by Josh Wehle taken from his Tumblr of the same name.

Come through from 7-9 pm and hang with us! Refreshments will be served, and limited edition prints and shirts will be available.

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Nick Catchdubs “Icy Grape”

Posted on Feb 14th, 2013 by Mr Goldbar

Just in time for Valentine’s, Nick Catchdubs drops a new mix of chopped up house, r&b, freestyle-inspired indie dance and “emotional breakdance music” called Icy Grape. Timberlake, Kellz, Future, Disclosure, XXXY, Solange, Tensnake, Duke Dumont, Riton, Miguel, all cuddled up on kick drums like they should be. Grab this (and even more mixes) on his Soundcloud.

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