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A-Trak's new video for "Push," a house track with a vocal from Miike Snow singer Andrew Wyatt, is a beautifully absurd piece of work. It depicts a party in which various different rich and stylish…   Read Story »
The consensus seems to be that this wasn't a great year for rap, but A-Trak disagrees. In a new article written for Medium, the Fool's Gold founder explains that it was "a year that actually made us…   Read Story »
Wale continues his career-long Seinfeld fixation with his new A-Trak collaboration Festivus, released today in observance of the no-longer-fictional holiday. Festivus also represents a continuation…   Read Story »
Between his work behind the scenes at Fool's Gold, his world-conquering DJ sets with Duck Sauce and as a solo act, his recent hip-hop crushers with Lex Luger as Low Pros, and his stints as a live DJ…   Read Story »
Earlier this year, A-Trak and Virginia rap producer Lex Luger teamed up to form Low Pros, a duo whose music fuses both definitions of the term "trap music." On "100 Bottles," they teamed up with…   Read Story »
Who says indie rockers can't dominate on the basketball court? At yesterday's POP vs. Jock basketball game, played for the third year in a row at the POP Montreal festival, Arcade Fire's Win Butler…   Read Story »
The annual Pop Vs. Jock celebrity basketball game went down today in Montreal as part of Pop Montreal festivities, and as promised, it featured some all-star halftime festivities involving covers of…   Read Story »
It's a good thing you can now get paid insane amounts of money for playing dance music at festivals, since A-Trak and DJ Mustard and Destructo were never going to get rich as actors. The three…   Read Story »
Yesterday we heard about Earl Sweatshirt's distaste for Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off" video. Earl wasn't the only one displeased with Swift's treatment of black stereotypes; among those mocking…   Read Story »
It's not surprising, of course, that the Roots were on The Tonight Show last night. They're on The Tonight Show every night. But yesterday, the group released their expansive, experimental new album…   Read Story »