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.
Location: 1572 N Milwaukee Avenue, Minneapolis When: Thursday, July 7th @ 8PM
Consequence of Sound will be linking up with Red Bull Sound Select this Thursday to bring Open Mike Eagle to Chicago’s Double Door. The Wicker Park venue has been a landmark of the neighborhood’s 6 corners area for quite some time. Open Mike will be joined by Saba and Air Credits, Show You Suck and Hood Internet’s new collaboration; this will be there first time taking the stage under their new moniker. As always, Sound Select events are only $3 with RSVP ($10 @ door) and this one is 18+ to enter, click the link below to RSVP now.
June is putting up a case for best month so far this year. Red Bull & Greenroom will once again team up, but this time they’ll be bringing none other than Lil Yachty to the Twin Cities. Known for his single “Minnesota,” Lil Yachty has quickly risen through the ranks to become one of hip hop’s most buzzing artists. The show will also feature performances from Jace of Two-9, Drelli and DJ Tiiiiiiiiiip, a solid lineup for the $3 ticket price. Click the link below to RSVP now and make sure to be on the look out for more.
Location: 1374 West Peachtree Street NW, Atlanta When: Friday, June 10th @ 8:30PM
The kid Finding Novyon continues his hot streak with yet another Red Bull Sound Select appearance. This time around Yung Lean will headline while Jace of Two-9 provides further assistance. The Sound Select program is firing on all cylinders across the country, not much to complain about when admission is only $3. This event is 18+ and the RSVP list is open, click the link below to RSVP and make sure to get their earlier if you want to get in.