Right now it seems like Twin Cities rapper Prof has it all. He has a deal with Rhymesayers, the buzz of being the next big thing in hip-hop, as well as a coveted slot at this May's Soundset music festival. Unfortunately, he also has, as of this past week, what some might call the dubiou ... More >>
Smoker's Club Tour with Joey Bada$$, Ab-Soul, Pro Era, Statik Selektah, Chevy Woods, and The Underachievers Epic, Minneapolis Sunday, October 27, 2013 "The Smokers Club" title for this buzz-courting hip-hop package tour conjures up images of the kind of recreational indulgence that would make Snoo ... More >>
Dylan played an epic two-hour set during one of his only Midwest performances this summer.
Music Box Theatre re-opens its doors, City on the Make stream new album & next week's best new releases.
Shellac, Rancid, Digitata, and more
Nas to play First Avenue & Heiruspecs, Solid Gold & M.anifest to play Grand Old Day.
Freelancer Steve McPherson talks to P.O.S. about Canadian bacon, beats, bonus tracks, and the intricacies of his sophomore album on Rhymesayers.
2001[not really Doomtree] Building Better Bombs, Bottle Rocket single, 100 black discs limited edition [no label][not really Doomtree] Building Better Bombs, I Will Burn mini CD [no label][not really Doomtree] Cenospecies, In Definition (Peak Records), 2001: "Hip Hop"Note: Here's probably the firs ... More >>
Hurricanes, war, avian flu, locust plagues, that annoying song you couldn't get out of your head. It wasn't the greatest of all possible years. Nor was it halfway decent. But to prove that it wasn't all bad, we asked 29 writers to rave about the ar
From the garbage house to the club with P.O.S. and his Doomtree crew
Defining black music with a departing record impresario
Exuberant shows, offensive lyrics, multiple aliases. Meet Raw Villa, your new rulers.
Hip hop's morph master Kool Keith raps about beauty, porn, and life without bodyguards
With her humble poise and non-Diva tone, Mary J. Blige is the unlikely heiress to Aretha's throne