Nate Dogg

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2014

    Warren G children's book released by South Dakota rapper

    As anyone with functioning ears will tell you, there's never a bad time to hear Warren G and Nate Dogg's "Regulate." Whether you spend your days hitting the east side of the LBC or just watching your Above the Rim VHS, the classic song's always been a welcome presence. South Dakota rapper and Soulcr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2013

    LL Cool J's Kings of the Mic tour at Target Center, 5/30/13

    Kings of the Mic TourWith LL Cool J, Ice Cube, Public Enemy and De La SoulTarget Center, MinneapolisThursday, May 30, 2013LL Cool J is 45 years old, and wearing it well. As he stalked the stage at Target Center as the final performer of the Kings of the Mic Tour, he seemed keenly aware that his powe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2012

    Dessa, Tupac, the Roots, and the rap misogyny problem

    ​The mere announcement that Doomtree rapper/poet/writer Dessa is giving a lecture/performance at the Nobel Peace Prize Forum this evening has already stirred up a bunch of debate regarding her qualifications to give the talk. "Mic Lines: Art, Ethics, and their Contested Connections," is expected t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2012

    Hip-Hop Valentines: The 14 most romantic rap songs

    ​Valentines Day is here and you need some help to win over the heart of that sexy B-girl or B-boy?We know hip-hop doesn't have the best history romancing the opposite sex, "bitches better having my money" and "skeeting on walls" doesn't really set the mood.But don't worry, we have you covered. So ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2010

    Dr. Dre and Snoop have a couple more things to say about smoking weed

    ​As a song title, "Kush" isn't exactly original; but neither was "Under Pressure," come to think of it now. The title of former speaks directly to producer/rapper/legend Dr. Dre's great theme: smoking copious quantities of great, dank weed. That may be why "Kush" is slated to be the first single f ... More >>

  • Music

    July 28, 2010
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    July 21, 2010
  • Blogs

    February 18, 2010

    5 Questions: BRLSQ designer Wes Winship talks Dre Day 2010

    Wes Winship took some time away from stressing about bass cabinets and screenprints to talk to Gimme Noise about Dre.

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2009

    Solid Gold take over U Otter Stop Inn

    Dressed as colonial pirates, no less.

  • News

    June 24, 2009

    Burger Time

    Readers respond to "Sizzlin'!"

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2009

    Timberwolves have a pretty good weekend

    The Wolves look relatively competitive in games against New York and Charlotte. More games against the Eastern Conference, please.

  • Music

    November 26, 2008
  • Music

    October 10, 2007


    The songs we can't escape

  • News

    February 27, 2002


    We sent a team of trained researchers and documentarians into the wilds of the Twin Cities in search of music in its native habitat. Here are the field notes from Friday, February 15--the day that would not end.

  • Music

    June 13, 2001

    Hoop Dreams

    Are Young & Da Restless the next local rap sure shots?

  • Music

    February 21, 2001

    What It Is

    Atmosphere makes a hip-hop album for people who don't like hip hop

  • Music

    February 9, 2000

    Footsteps in the Dark

    A walk through D'Angelo's hotly awaited, strangely elusive masterpiece, Voodoo