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.
Location: 917 Cedar Avenue, Minneapolis When: Wednesday, June 21st @ 8PM
Pride month will be in full effect in a next weekend leading up to the annual downtown parade and beer dabbler event in Loring Park. The good people at Greenroom will link up with Red Bull Sound Select for a party of their own, New Orleans artist Big Freedia will headline what should be an awesome show. The night will also feature performances from Cupcakke, Lex Allen, and Zed Kenzo, as well as DJ sets from Shannon Blowtorch and DJ Keezy. The door is 18+ and entry is only $5 w/ RSVP ($15 w/o), click the link below to RSVP.
The Bodega Boys are currently enjoying the most successful year of their lives. From the Red Bull studios to the VICE offices, these guys are now the faces of arguably the funniest show on late night television. The podcast that started it all is still active and they recently released a new episode dubbed “Jew Bang.” Hilarity ensues as usual, check out episode 65 above and be on the look out for the next one.
Location: 6 W 6th Street, St. Paul When: Friday, April 21st @ 8PM
Red Bull’s Sound Select division has been blessing the Twin Cities with great acts in 2017. Most recently, Francis and The Lights headlined Icehouse for one of the best shows so far this year. On the anniversary of Prince’s death, Bobby Raps will headline Amsterdam Bar & Hall, he’ll be joined by Izell Pyramid and Houston’s own Maxo Kream. As always Sound Select shows are only $5 w/ RSVP ($15 w/o), make sure to get there early because your RSVP does not guarantee entry. Click the link below for more information.
Francis and The Lights have been around for quite some time, but it wasn’t until September of last year that they released their debut studio album, Farewell, Starlite!. A buzzy premier at the Eaux Claires music festival turned heads, leaving fans wondering what’s next? Minneapolis will get a special treat tonight when Red Bull and Totally Gross National Product bring Francis and The Lights to Icehouse. The event will also feature performances from Serpentwithfeet and Velvet Negroni, an amazing lineup for the small price of $5 ($15 w/o RSVP). This one is 21+ and you can RSVP by clicking the link below, make sure to get there early to ensure entry.
Location: 111 N 5th Street, Minneapolis When: Thursday, February 23rd @ 8PM
Red Bull Sound Select and Greenroom Magazine will kick off their 2017 campaign with Atlanta’s own YFN Lucci. The Georgia artist finished off 2016 with a bang and was named one of Billboard’s “Top 10 Hip Hop & R&B Artists to Watch in 2017.” SaveMoney member, Joey Purp, will provide support, as well as local MC Sweetz P. This one is 18+ and you can luck out on $5 tickets ($15 @ door) by clicking the link below.
Location: 913 Cedar Avenue S, Minneapolis When: Friday, December 16th @ 8PM
Red Bull and Greenroom Magazine will conclude their 2016 Sound Select campaign with none other than the “Baddest Bitch.” That’s right, Miami’s own Trina will brave the winter weather for what should be a great night at The Cabooze. She’ll be joined by Lexii Alijai, Princess Nokia, Yes Julz, and DJ Keezy completing an imposing lineup. With so much to do this weekend, it’s a plus that this show will only cost you $3 with an RSVP ($10 @ door). This one is 18+ and you can RSVP by clicking the link below. Remember, an RSVP does not guarantee entrance, arrive early to ensure you’re able to make it inside.
Location: 6 W 6th Street, Saint Paul When: Friday, October 21st @ 8PM
After successfully bringing D.R.A.M to Minneapolis awhile back, Red Bull and Greenroom Magazine are teaming up yet again to bring Mick Jenkins to Minnesota. The Chicago rapper has proved time and time again that he’s one of the windy cities top lyricists. The event will also feature St. Louis’ own Smino, and hometown favorite Dizzy Fae; can’t beat that lineup for only $3. This show is 18+ and tickets are $10 without RSVP, so make sure to click the link below.
We know you probably don’t want to see any snow just quite yet, but this video is amazing. Red Bull recently dropped the trailer for their upcoming snowboarding film, The Fourth Phase. From the back hills of Wyoming to some of Asia’s enormous peaks, the visual showcases stunning scenery. Check it out for yourself above and stay tuned for more.
Just under a month ago Atlanta rapper, Lil Yachty, KILLED the Skyway Theatre in downtown Minneapolis. The nautical rapper is perhaps best known for his single “Minnesota,” so it’s only fitting that the building went up in flames for his first performance in the state. If you happened to miss out the guys from Common Culture have you covered, peep their recap video above and keep an eye out for more.