Location: 600 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Friday, December 4th @ 5PM
The good people over at Rhymesayers will be celebrating 20 years of bringing indie hip hop to the masses this Friday. No longer a local label only known within Minnesota, Rhymesayers’ roster is now a formidable collection of artists from across the nation; not to mention their annual Soundset festival. The 20th anniversary concert will go down at the Target Center and will feature performances from Atmosphere, Toki Wright, P.O.S, DJ Abilities, Brother Ali, deM atlaS, Prof, Micranots and many… many more. The event is all ages and general admission tickets will only be $22, if you want to go the extra mile you can snag VIP passes for $100; click the link below to grab yours now.
Location: 701 First Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Saturday, May 24th @ 7PM
With Rhymesayers’ annual Soundset festival coming up this weekend, it’s only right that they give us an awesome pre-party to get us going. The Soundset 2014 official pre-party will feature Brother Ali, Step Brothers (Evidence & Alchemist), MURS & The Lioness while DJ sets will be thrown down by DJ Abilities, DJ Just Nine and DJ Wonder. Tickets for this one are now on sale for $20 in advance and $25 on the day of, this one’s 18+ so it’s most likely going to sell out. If you’re looking to get your party on pre-Soundset, look no further; click the link below for tickets.
The seasoned vet, Alchemist, is set to release his latest album, Step Brothers, with Evidence. The two are looking to release the album through Rhymesayers around January 21st, 2014. This album should be something fresh and new for the Hip-Hop community. Alchemist ensures that they will separate their sound from their work with Dilated Pupils. This album will be released through iTunes, and most importantly you can pre-order a CD or Vinyl copy now through Rhymesayers.
Minnesota’s own Prof will be hosting a show in a couple of weeks at The Cabooze’s Outdoor Plaza. The show is being billed as a music festival and will also feature performances from the likes of Killer Mike, El-P, Fashawn, Evidence & MPLS favorites Get Cryphy; just to name a few. The show will be all ages and starts at 3PM, tickets are only $20 and are still available; click the link below and grab them while you can it’s sure to be a good time.