The month of February is shaping up nicely with a plethora of shows being announced. For fans of Trailer Park Boys and hip hop alike, Bub’s Life will go down at Reverie Cafe + Bar (Formerly The Nicollet) tonight. The event will feature performances from Axel Foley, Alibaster Jones, Chance York, Omen, Diane Miller, and DJ ANDTHATSBREON, a solid lineup for a relatively quiet venue. This one is 21+ and the door is only $5, click the link below for more information.
The good guys at Cal-Surf will be providing free grip-tape every Friday for the foreseeable future. Cons/Mob or Mini Logo grip-tape will be included with the purchase of any deck, get over to Uptown and get some fresh grips to finish the year right.
Go 95.3 recently announced that Sophia Eris will be joining the team, awesome news for an artist whose worked a ton to hone her DJ skills. Sophia will now be a featured DJ on Go 95.3’s mix team, she’ll start this Friday at 9PM, make sure to tune in for her first mix.
A few days ago, the kid Adriatic released a new beat tape titled Shrubs and we’ve got to say, we’re diggin it. The 5 track tape breezes by leaving the listener ready for a 2nd play through. Adriatic’s spacey production is perfect for kicking back or burn cruising the cities. Check out Shrubs below and stay tuned for more from Adriatic.
Location: 529 Cedar Avenue S, Minneapolis When: Friday, February 19th @ 9PM
We’re about two weeks away from Dre Day 2016 and this year’s lineup looks especially dope. Triple Rock will host the event with performances from deM atlaS, BdotCroc, Chance York, and TIIIIIIIIIIP among others. The nation wide celebration honors Dr. Dre’s birthday and his various accomplishments throughout his career. This event is 21+ and tickets advance tickets are currently available for $8 ($12 @ door), click the link below to grab yours now.
The good people over at Sound Verite recently announced an event at Icehouse dubbed “Throwing Shade.” The chill vibes of Icehouse will be accompanied by DJ Just Nine, VJ, and special guests Dizzy Fae and Talia Knight. A solid lineup that’s sure to bring out a good crowd, this event is 21+ and tickets are currently available for $8 ($10 @ door); click the link below to grab yours now.
Fans of Marvel films like Guardians of the Galaxy and Ant Man have been waiting with high anticipation for the release of Deadpool since last year’s Comic-Con celebration in San Diego. This week their waiting is over as Deadpool will be opening in theaters nationwide this Friday. The new film stars Ryan Reynolds (Safe House, Self/Less) as former Special Forces operative Wade Wilson, who, after being subjected to a rogue military experiment, turns mercenary as he discovers he has accelerated healing abilities. Also starring in the film are actors Morena Baccarin (Heartland, Spy), TJ Miller (Transformers: Age of Extinction, Silicon Valley), and Stefan Kapicic (Tears for Sale, Big Miracle) as the voice of Colossus. The film is directed by visual effects producer Tim Miller from a script by co-writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick (GI Joe: Retaliation, Zombieland). The trailer for the movie is here on MADE. If you’ve been waiting for this one be sure to see it on the big screen this Valentine’s weekend. Enjoy!
Location: 701 N First Avenue, Minneapolis When: Thursday, March 24th @ 8PM
We’re proud to announce our 1st event which is set to go down next month at First Avenue’s 7th Street Entry. Dubbed “La Familia,” the event will showcase our fam, some of which we’ve grown with, others who we’ve recently met, and some who are simply the homies. The night will feature performances from Finding Novyon, RP Hooks, Drelli, and Alibaster Jones; as well as DJ sets from Travis Gorman, DJ Low, and DJ Frank Castle. The homie Rich Garvey will host the night and we’ve got a few special guests in store too. This one is 18+ and tickets are $5 in advance ($8 @ door), keep an eye out for the ticket link and stay tuned for more.
Location: xxxxxxxxxxx, Minneapolis When: Saturday, February 13th @ 6:30PM
The homies from 612 Collection will host their 3rd event at The Creek this Saturday. This time around things will kick off a tad earlier with the event wrapping up around 10PM. The night will feature live sax from Josh Johnson and performances from Alibaster Jones, RP Hooks, GYM KANG, Zootboys, and a set from DJ Boogie.W; a healthy lineup to say the least. Those who come early will enjoy food and champagne while supplies last, this one is all ages (21+ to drink) and the door is $7, click the link below for more information regarding the event.
Atlanta is definitely the hottest city in hip hop right now, from Future to Playboi Carti to Raury to ILoveMakonnen; there is a no shortage of talent on every level. Of all the artists currently on the rise, Lil Yachty has recently taken huge strides, everything he’s touching turns into internet fire. Fellow buzzing ATL artist, Northside Mally, enlists Yachty on his latest single “Gang Shit;” produced by Yung Holyfield the record is a banger. I admit Yachty might not be for everyone, but that’s just fine, check out “Gang Shit” above and keep an eye out for more.