Fool’s Gold

A-Trak Announces New DJ Contest With Diplo, Just Blaze, Mannie Fresh, and More as Judges

A-Trak has announced a new DJ and beat battle competition called the Goldie Awards. In a partnership between his Fool's Gold label and Vice's Thump and…
Rob Arcand / June 6, 2017

Luke Top Creates a Hidden World of Folk on ‘Suspect Highs’

You may recognize Luke Top’s earthy intonation from the worldly dance music-informed outfit he co-founded, Fool’s Gold. Now, he’s now taking his voice to new places with a solo folk…
Evan Siegel / February 26, 2016

Stream Fool’s Gold’s Soaring New Album ‘Flying Lessons’

Fool's Gold, the Afropop-influenced dance-rock fourpiece, knew knew exactly what they were doing dropping their latest album, Flying Lessons, right at the beginning of summer.
Connor O'Brien / May 6, 2015

Hear Smalltown DJs and Broken Social Scene’s Lisa Lobsinger Dance on ‘See Thru’

A dance tune is not something you'd expect to hear from soulful vocalist Lisa Lobsinger of Broken Social Scene and Reverie Sound Revue acclaim. That's…
Puja Patel / February 10, 2014

Duck Sauce, Danny Brown, Migos Take a Fool’s Gold Day Off in Brooklyn

Dance-and-rap grab-bag label Fool's Gold threw their fourth annual Day Off party over Labor Day weekend. Here are some people who decided to make the…
SPIN Staff / September 3, 2013

King of the Beats: Sweet Valley’s Mindful Take on Hip-Hop

Chris Keating of Yeasayer's pooh-pooh-ing of popular R&B and electronic dance in a recent Rolling Stone interview, along with a misses-the-point mix of Nicki Minaj…
Brandon Soderberg / August 28, 2012

Fool’s Gold, ‘Leave No Trace’ (IAMSOUND)

Not to be confused with Fool's Gold Records, this Los Angeles quintet distilled a refreshing blend of African influences and Hebrew-language vocals on their 2009…
Marc Hogan / August 16, 2011