6 days ago | Concert Preview
This Saturday, underground hip-hop hero Sage Francis will make his triumphant return to First Avenue. While the Rhode Island native made his mark all over the hip-hop map, Twin Cities rap audience have embraced him as if he was one of our own for ...
6 days ago | Rap/Hip-Hop
Today, the new Adam Sandler comedy Pixels hits movie theaters. With a premise ripped from today’s headlines about aliens finding a time capsule full of our early-'80s video games and mistaking it for a declaration of war, it seems like the ways to...
14 days ago | Album Release
On Tuesday, hometown rap hero Sean Anonymous and producer Dimitry Killstorm released Better Days. A longtime labor of love, the new album features an interesting cross-section of both local (P.O.S, Lizzo) and national (Def the Funky Homosapie...
17 days ago | Rap/Hip-Hop
Tonight, July 13, Morrissey plays the Fitzgerald Theater. While much has been written about his highly influential and life-changing work both as a solo artist and with the Smiths, but less has been made about his (indirect) contributions to hip-h...
20 days ago | Rap/Hip-Hop
Everyone loves the magic that Ghostface Killah and Raekwon have together. More than anyone else in the Wu-Tang Clan, they bring out the absolute best in each other, their collaborations often yielding highlight tracks on each others' albums. Now t...
28 days ago | Rap/Hip-Hop
This Fourth of July, Garrison Keillor will perform A Prairie Home Companion from Macalester College with special guest JD McPherson. With news of Keillor's retirement plans still fresh (and still murky, it turns out), we decided to mark what ...