Category Archives: Rap

Metasota – Get Bye

For those of you who are unfamiliar with Talib Kweli and Metasota’s ongoing feud, the two MCs have been going back and forth ever since Meta’s now infamous tweet poking fun at Talib’s exemption from Jay-Z’s last series of tweets. The God MC himself took time out of his busy schedule to thank various artists including many from Talib’s old crew, except there was no mention of Talib himself. Meta took to Twitter with this observation, and lets just say that things escalated quickly. Recently more fuel was thrown onto the fire resulting in more back and forth insults on Twitter, but Metasota took things a step further by releasing a diss track titled “Get Bye.” Produced by MMYYKK, the record feels tailor made for Meta allowing him to waste zero bars addressing the situation. Punchlines and slick word play are all over this one, but it honestly feels like Meta was holding back. Check out “Get Bye” for yourself below and keep an eye out for more as things heat up.

Red Bull Sound Select x Greenroom Magazine: Kelis

Location: 711 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis
When: Saturday, December 9th @ 8PM

Greenroom Magazine and Red Bull continue their Sound Select series with yet another stellar event. This time around they will bring the legendary Kelis to Minneapolis along with opening acts; Leikeli47 and Milk (Rupaul’s Drag Race). This one is 18+ and tickets are ONLY $5 w/ an RSVP via Red Bull ($15 w/o). Just to be clear, your RSVP does not guarantee entrance into the show, you’ll have to get to the venue early if you want to ensure your spot. Click the link below to RSVP.

Red Bull x Greenroom Magazine: Kelis RSVP

DJLOW Bangers Presents: BABYGHOST Halloween Dance Party

Location: 2916 Lyndale Avenue S, Minneapolis
When: Sunday, October 22nd @ 10PM

The homie DJ Low will take over the Uptown VFW this Sunday for BABYGHOST’s B Day/ Halloween Dance Party. The event features a solid lineup including Travis Gorman, DJ BabyGhost, DJ Low, DJ Patrish, WNDRLND, and UJU; rounding out what should be a good time. This one is 21+ and the door is FREE, they will also be taking donations to aid those in Puerto Rico who are still dealing with hurricane damage. Click the link below for more info and make sure to come in costume!

DJLOW BANGERS Presents: VFW Halloween Party

Princess Nokia LIVE @ The Cabooze

Location: 917 Cedar Avenue, Minneapolis
When: Thursday, November 16th @ 8PM

Greenroom Magazine continues their great run of shows in 2017 with Princess Nokia this November. The NYC bred artist’s most recent release, 1992 Deluxe, has been well received by critics and fans alike continuing her track record of quality releases. Nokia will be joined by Minneapolis based songstress, Ness Nite, as well as DJ AndThatsBreon. This show is 18+ and tickets are still available for only $20, click the link below to buy yours now before they sell out.

Princess Nokia Tickets

Lex Allen & Nick Jordan LIVE @ Blockfort

Location: 2920 Talmage Ave SE, Minneapolis
When: Saturday, November 4th @ 9PM

The Blockfort is becoming a go to spot for artists looking to engage their fan bases in a more intimate setting. They’ve had consistently solid lineups and their next event continues that trend. The night will feature performances from Lex Allen, Nick Jordan, Mixie D Best, and Gabriella Jacobs, don’t be surprised if you see a special guest or two throughout the night. Tickets for this one are still available for $7 ($10 @ door), click the link below to buy yours now.

Lex Allen & Nick Jordan Tickets

Friday The 13th w/ Tek, Metasota & Muja Messiah

Location: 501 Cedar Avenue S, Minneapolis
When: Friday, October 10th @ 10PM

This year, the month of October will feature a Friday the 13th in true Halloween spirit. Of all the things going on that weekend, the Nomad is looking like one of the more promising. Tek, Metasota, and Muja Messiah will all perform, three heavy hitters in the Twin Cities hip hop scene. This show will also serve as a pre-Halloween party, so come dressed up if you’re in the mood. This one is 21+ and pre-tickets are still available for only $10 ($13 @ door), click the link below to buy yours now.

Friday The 13th @ Nomad Tickets

Zombie Pub Crawl 2017

Location: 1st Avenue N between 4th & 5th Street, Minneapolis
When: Saturday, October 14th // 5PM-10PM

It’s almost that time again ladies and gentlemen, YUP, the Zombie Pub Crawl is less than a month away. The annual zombie gathering, which is the largest of it’s kind in the world; usually pits a bill packed with one-time headliners alongside local up and comers. This year the event will feature performances from Third Eye Blind, Tech N9ne, T-Pain and Sean Kingston; as well as locals like Dwynell Roland, CRAM, Free Wifi, and Chance York. This event is 21+ and early bird tickets are still available for only $28, if you want to go big you can grab VIZ passes for $80. Click the link below to buy yours now and stay tuned for more info.

Zombie Pub Crawl 2017 Tickets

Action Bronson @ Music Hall Minneapolis

Location: 504 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis
When: Wednesday, November 8th @ 9PM

Just over a month ago, Action Bronson dropped his highly anticipated mixtape, Blue Chips 7000. The man, the myth, Bronsollini has kept himself incredibly busy since the release of Mr. Wonderful and his Viceland series, Fuck, That’s Delicious isn’t showing any signs of slowing down. Part One of his Blue Chips 7000 tour will include a stop in Minneapolis in early November. No word on any openers yet, but we’re sure you’ll see the usual suspects like Meyhem Lauren & Big Body. This show is 18+ and general admission tickets are currently available for $37.50, if you want to go the extra mile you can cop balcony passes for $47.50. Click the link below to buy yours now and keep an eye out for more info as we get closer to the show.

Action Bronson: Blue Chips 7000 Tickets

Chance York & Big Cats! Present: “Anomalies”

Location: 755 Prior Avenue N, Suite 004, St. Paul
When: Saturday, September 30th @ 8PM

For all of the amazing things that Can Can Wonderland is known for, many people overlook the establishment’s capacity as a music venue. Chance York & Big Cats! will be live at Can Can this Saturday with a lineup that looks very promising. The event will also feature performances from Student 1, Talia Knight, and Farr Well, rounding out what should be a fun night. This show is FREE, but 21+ after 9pm; click the link below for more info.

Chance York x Big Cats “Anomalies” via Facebook