Why does this year's edition of the Rhymesayers-promoted all-day hip-hop festival Soundset stand a good chance of being the best one yet? Well, for one thing, it's at Canterbury Park instead of the inhospitable concrete hot plate that is the HHH Metrodump's parking lot. For another, it features one of the best independent/classic-skewing hip-hop lineups in recent memory. The Twin Cities scene is in full force here, with Atmosphere, Brother Ali, Heiruspecs, Eyedea & Abilities, P.O.S., and a number of others. And they'll be joined by luminaries from across the continent: El-P, who just reissued Company Flow's... More >>>