2 months ago | Cover Story
Rhymesayers Entertainment, Minneapolis' homegrown hip-hop label that became a worldwide leader in independent music, is celebrating its 20th anniversary Friday with a massive concert at Target Center. It's the label's biggest hometown show ever, a...
3 months ago | Album Release
Next Friday, November 13th, the duo Bones and Beeker bring their self-titled debut album out on Wax Poetics. Consisting of Brendan Kelly, best known to Twin Cities hip-hop fans as Brother Ali’s DJ BK-One, and Anthony Newes, the two first met worki...
4 months ago | Album Release
Today, Minneapolis hip-hop’s premiere Gampo, Prof, releases his Rhymesayers debut Liability. Celebrating with a signing event tonight at Fifth Element, Prof’s new album features Tech N9ne, Petey Pablo and Waka Flocka Flame. With Prof most known fo...
5 months ago | Q&A
Tonight, Kansas City indie-ground hip-hop icon Tech N9ne returns to The Myth. It’s been a big year for Tech who, along with releasing a new album in Special Effects, has also been on some celebrated collaborations such as “Speedom” with Eminem and...
5 months ago | Essays
This Saturday at the Orpheum, country/folk favorite John Prine will play a rescheduled show originally planned for April. But while there’s a five-month delay in seeing the Illinois native take the stage, his music only continues to become more in...
5 months ago | Rap/Hip-Hop
Last month horror fans were saddened with news of fright-master Wes Craven’s death. An innovator of the genre, the visionary behind classic franchises such as A Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream sadly expired at 76 after a long battle with b...