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Soundset 2016 at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds

Soundset found a new home in its ninth year. After spending the past eight years at Canterbury Park, the nationally renowned hip-hop festival relocated to the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. The Rhymesayers-curated lineup again included a solid mix of old-school staples (the Roots, Common), contemporary big-names (A$AP Rocky, Future), buzzy up-and-comers (Anderson .Paak, Post Malone), and beloved locals (Lizzo, Doomtree, Prof). The local label's flagship act Atmosphere forewent its usual headlining slot, letting Harlem's A$AP Rocky handle closing duties. Read our review here. Photos by Ian Kacungira on May 29, 2016.