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A-Trak’s Fool’s Gold Records Celebrates Four-Year Anniversary

Brooklyn-based label Fool’s Gold Records was founded in 2007 by DJs A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs, quickly establishing itself with a non-stop series of releases bridging the worlds of hip-hop and electronic music while helping introduce artists like Kid Sister, Kid Cudi and Duck Sauce to the world. Today, it’s become an indie powerhouse … and is celebrating its four-year anniversary. Labeled an “indie innovator” by Billboard and a “tastemaker label” by the New York Times that have a lot to celebrate too.From their legendary DAY OFF parties to…
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A-Trak Launches ‘Fool’s Gold Radio’ Show On Sirius/XM Radio

Prolific Canadian DJ, A-Trak, has teamed up with Sirius/XM for his own show on the satellite radio’s electronic music show, Electric Area. “A-Trak Presents: Fool’s Gold Radio” launched Monday night (July 18) on channel 52, and will air the third Monday every month. “My mission with my radio show is to bring DJ skills to the forefront,” the DJ says. “You won’t hear any other DJ play the way I’m playing on this radio station. I come from a hip-hop background, cutting, scratching, juggling, and I brought that to electronic music…
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A-Trak Set To Hit The Road With Kid Sister, Gaslamp Killer For ‘Magic 8-Ball Tour’

Following a year of success as a producer and remixer, DJ A-Trak announced this week plans to take his success on the road this spring for his “Magic 8-Ball Tour”. The popular DJ will headline the tour, alongside long-time collaborator Kid Sister and psychedelic beat wizard The Gaslamp Killer. A-Trak had a momentous 2010, both solo and as half of Duck Sauce alongside Armand Van Helden. The duo’s infectious single, “Barbra Streisand”…
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A-Trak Breaks Down His ‘DJ Hero 2’ Exclusive Mixes, Admits He’s Not Much Of A Gamer

The developers behind the upcoming DJ Hero sequel previewed the game’s soundtrack during a private industry mixer last Thursday (October 7) in Hollywood, allowing media and others to take in the game’s exclusive remixes and demo the game before its October 19th drop date. World-renowned DJ and label owner, A-Trak, played host for the event, and spoke to us about the upcoming title and the two mixes he created for the on-disc soundtrack…
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