Sweet Valley “Eternal Champ”

Posted on Sep 17th, 2012 by Mr Goldbar

The boys of Sweet Valley are back with more tripped out beat action on Eternal Champ, their follow-up to Stay Calm. The release is debuting as a free download for a limited time on the group’s Bandcamp, so grab it now, nod yer head, and take a spiritual journey deep into the 16bit astral vortex of your choosing! Then go catch SV on tour with GZA and Killer Mike all this fall, tourdates after the jump. Read More

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FG Crewnecks, Headphone Restocks + More!

Posted on Sep 13th, 2012 by Mr Goldbar

Our online superstore, store.foolsgoldrecs.com is filled with new merch and restocks, including brand new logo crewnecks and a fresh batch of FG x AiAiAi headphones (complete with snazzy new box).

If you prefer to snag these in person, hit our flagship retail store on 536 Metropolitan Avenue in Brooklyn, NY. We’re open Monday-Saturday, noon-6pm. You never know who you might run into…

Nick Catchdubs Opening Ceremony Mix

Posted on Sep 13th, 2012 by Mr Goldbar

Our own Catchdini put together a brand new (and very bumping) collection of jams for Opening Ceremony, download it now and check the accompanying Q&A.

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Bruiser Brigade Take Brooklyn!

Posted on Sep 13th, 2012 by Mr Goldbar

Danny Brown and his Bruiser Brigade hit BK for Scion A/V’s free “Open Mic” party next Wednesday (9/19) in Brooklyn, joined by Flatbush Zombies, Kitty Pryde and DJ Get Live. RSVP now and we’ll check you there! Stay tuned for new Bruiser tunes courtesy SA/V and FG…

Trackademicks “Breeze Mobbin”

Posted on Sep 13th, 2012 by Mr Goldbar

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!

(And for even more, grab the Honor Roll’s Summer School mixtape, which MTV calls one of the years best and most overlooked.)

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Rappin Ass Thursdays #62

Posted on Sep 13th, 2012 by Nick Catchdubs

Sooooo… how was your summer vacation? RAT is back after an all-too-long hiatus. Buncha tracks I’m feelin after the jump, get em all in one handy zip here if yer lazy. Read More

Nick Hook’s New York In 60 Seconds

Posted on Sep 11th, 2012 by Mr Goldbar

Red Bull spent a day with Nick Hook, then edited it down to a minute. It’s fun! From flossing to FG Serato records at Turntable Lab, studio to sake bar, it’s all there, conveniently timed with Nick’s appearance (alongside his Cubic Zirconia bandmate Tiombe Lockhart and the talented Jesse Boykins III ) on the cover of this month’s Red Bull Bulletin.

For more Hookemon, check out our dude’s advice column on XLR8R, and cop all the Cubic Zirconia releases on FG (anything less would be uncivilized!)

Danny Brown x Pitchfork Frames

Posted on Sep 11th, 2012 by Mr Goldbar

Danny Brown’s animation resume gets even longer with this new, Hanna Barbera inspired (but very much not for kids) clip from Pitchfork’s cartoon series, Frames. Check it out!

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Ricky Blaze “The Bass”

Posted on Sep 10th, 2012 by Mr Goldbar

Check out Ricky Blaze’s new video for “The Bass,” off his Crash The Party EP, out now on iTunes and everywhere else fine digital music is sold! More Ricky x FG madness coming soon, seen?!?!? Read More

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Monday Morning Mixes

Posted on Sep 10th, 2012 by Nick Catchdubs

Back like we never left! Ok we left for a minute. But here’s some DJ sets to make up for it. Read More