Adam Garcia

  • Calendar

    October 9, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 3, 2013

    Rhymesayers releases "Soundset 2013 Let's Go!" teaser video

    With this weather, it's hard to believe that summer will ever arrive... but sure enough, warmer weather and music festivals will be right around the corner. In just over three weeks on May 26, Canterbury Park Festival Field will be packed with fans clamoring to see Snoop Dogg, Atmosphere, Brother Al ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2012

    Doomtree Blowout VIII at First Avenue, 12/14/12

    Doomtree Blowout VIII night oneFirst Avenue, MinneapolisFriday, December 14, 2012The wings and teeth didn't book another week-long set of shows like last year's Blowout celebration, but that's beside the point. Oh Minneapolis, we have such high standards. Never mind that P.O.S has kidney issues. Or ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 6, 2011
  • Blogs

    May 19, 2011

    Wants Vs. Needs moving to Record Room

    The whole crew​The ever-so-laidback DJ crew known around town as Wants Vs. Needs are picking up their gear and moving across town from Club Jager to First Avenue's Record Room. Starting this Friday, DJs Espada, Booka B., So Gold, Anton, Petey Wheatstraw, and their manager (and Rhymesayers publicis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2011

    Soundset 2011 returns to Canterbury Park May 29

    ​The Rhymesayers-organized Soundset hip-hop festival will return to Canterbury Park this year on May 29, according to a flyer posted by RSE promotions and marketing manager Jake Schaefer this afternoon. Schaefer says we can expect a line-up announcement this coming Monday, March 28, with a fan pre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2010

    Wants vs. Needs, Field Day: Slideshows from the weekend

    Photo by Kevin O'Meara​The weather this weekend was sweltering. While many of us crashed at the lake or sat in front of a fan with a cold brew, others more ambitiously ventured around town in search of something cooler than mere air conditioning.

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2010

    MN Fashion Week, Wants vs. Needs, Dr. Dog, more: Freeloader Friday

    ​(Pictured: Kokoon Spring 2010)With MN Fashion Week in full swing, this is an excellent weekend to check out some of the free fashion parties around town, from a charity events to high fashion to t-shirt sales. But don't worry if you're not a fashionista; there are plenty of other cool events for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2010

    Wants vs. Needs, Art-o-Mat swap meet, more: A-List Extra

    ​If we had all the space and time in the world we would never stop typing, so after the jump we have tons of great stuff that didn't make the print edition. Check out our expanded list of MN Fashion Week events, popular dance parties, and other events worthy of your time and dollar.

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2010

    Adam Garcia: Designer for Nike, Rhymesayers and Arcade Fire (interview)

    ​ Just by the headline you can tell Adam Garcia must be a talented man, and like all talented men, they move away (not even hiding our jadedness!). Garcia, known back in the day in the Twin Cities as "Snakebird" was an instrumental designer in the hip-hop and street art scenes before moving to Phi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2009

    DJ Espada's 'Wants vs. Needs' tonight at Jager (free mix)

    Freebies galore at Clubhouse Jager tonight!

  • News

    September 17, 2003

    Blazin' on $20 a Day

    A DJ for every club, a mic for every stage: Five days in our own hip hopolis

  • Movies

    October 17, 2001

    Drew Carries

    In praise of the spunk, the spark, the preternatural cinematic luminosity of Drew Barrymore