Tagged: A-Trak

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A-Trak Discusses Two VMA Nominations, His Picks to Win

Like his DJ career, which took off at the age of 15, A-Trak, born Alain Macklovitch, is also precocious when it comes to making music videos. In the past two months, his visual accompaniment to … read more »


Phoenix, “Trying to Be Cool (A-Trak Remix)” MP3

A-Trak has beefed-up Phoenix’s “Trying to Be Cool,” a jam you may have heard in a fluorescent-lit place while shopping. Download below via Rolling Stone, followed by some bonuses: Blood Orange’s remix of “Entertainment,” our … read more »

POSTED July 10, 2013 10:34AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

SONOS and FADER Present: A-Trak and Chrome Sparks

Among last month’s overall wildness in Texas, FADER and SONOS took over a house in Austin, transforming it into SONOS Studio and throwing five days of parties. We asked some of our favorite artists to … read more »

POSTED April 1, 2013 2:10PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,

Stream Fool’s Gold’s Loosies Compilation

Fool’s Gold has long been known for their desire to link dance music with hip-hop. The label’s new rap compilation Loosies, out today, is a big marker for just how well founders A-Trak and Nick … read more »

POSTED December 18, 2012 4:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , ,
A-Trak Duck Sauce Album

Stream A-Trak’s Tuna Melt EP

A-Trak, that Fool’s Gold co-founder, child DJ prodigy and globetrotting co-conspirator with the likes of Kanye West and Danny Brown, returns this week with his first EP in a microwavable minute, Tuna Melt. It’s a … read more »

POSTED December 4, 2012 11:03AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , ,

Stream: Lifelike f. A-Trak, “Don’t Stop (Gigamesh Remix)”

Update: Our exclusive week-long stream of Kitsuné Club Night Mix #3 has ended. Buy it now on iTunes and stream the full version of one of its standout tracks, Gigamesh’s funky Lifelike remix, below. Gildas … read more »

POSTED November 28, 2012 10:58AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , ,

In Portland With: Music Fest NW

Music Fest NW is the perfect way to learn Portland. For five nights, bands from the fest’s insane lineup perform in venues spread across town, the city quickly becoming a seamless blend of cabs, lines … read more »

POSTED September 24, 2012 11:30AM IN LIVE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Live: Portland’s Music Fest Northwest

In a couple key ways, if you’ve been to one music festival, you’ve basically been to most of them. I don’t say that in a disparaging way, more just to point out that at these … read more »

POSTED September 10, 2012 2:15PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Video: A-Trak, “Stingray” and “Money Makin” (Live at vitaminwater uncapped)

A-trak took the Austin vitaminwater uncapped crowd to many places musically, but none felt more appropriate than his original production. The ominous sirens of “Stingray” foretold only of impending gyration, A-trak himself a slave to … read more »

POSTED August 28, 2012 3:15PM IN uncapped video TAGS: , , , ,

Live: Little Dragon, A-Trak and Big Boi at vitaminwater uncapped Austin

You probably needn’t be a five time world DJ championship winner and one of the youngest DMC champions in history to rock a dance party in 2012, but we’ll be damned if it doesn’t help. … read more »

POSTED August 8, 2012 2:35PM IN FADER EVENTS, uncapped photo Comments (6) TAGS: , , , , , , ,