Tag Archives: Hip-Hop

Review – Soundset 2017

By Desney Cody, Photo Credit Vito Ingerto

Fans and artists, local and internationally, all gathered together for the same reason for the 10th year in a row at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds; an event that started from the ground up and now is known as the largest hip hop festival in the country–Soundset. Continue reading

Slideshow – Soundset – 2017

Photos By Vito Ingerto

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Video – Da Patriot – Spring Jacket (Shot by @WhoisHiDef)

100 Days of Local Music – Day 81
Da Patriot – Spring Jacket (Shot by @WhoisHiDef)

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Pledge Empire Records Pres: Ced Linus Birthday Bash & V-Day Hangover

This will be a big event! Come out and celebrate Ced Linus birthday. We will be celebrating all night. We will have cake, balloons and much more for everyone. We will have a very dope lineup we will announce soon. This is a 18+ event. Come celebrate the success of the rapper who’s been on 4 US tours, headlined a Australian tour, and headlined a major U.K. show. Get there early for cake and pictures.


When: Feb 15th
Where: Cabooze
Time: 8pm
Age: 18+
Cover: $10 tix, $12 door.

Sounds by: DJ Airman Heat

Lineup coming:

Ced Linus / Sweetz P / Juice Lord / T La Shawn / Sieed

Special guest: Cooly, Yare, A.C.E, Schlotty

Nooky Jones + deM atlaS at Icehouse

Nooky Jones and deM atlaS are giving you one last chance to party in 2016. DJ sets from Big Cats throughout the night. Get down to a blend of soul, hip hop, and R&B at The Icehouse on Friday, December 30th.

Nooky Jones + deM atlaS
The Icehouse
2528 Nicollet Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Slideshow – The MN Mean Movement Tour Part III at Triple Rock


Photos By Vito Ingerto

Last Friday (Black Friday) Carnage The Executioner with Lt. Sunnie, BatMN, Channeling Grey, Just Wulf as well as many guests. There was a killer light show, and people painting in the audience. DJ  X-Caliber kept the beats going between sets. Our Photographer Vito Ingerto proclaimed “I’m more of a rock guy, but this was one of the best shows I’ve seen this year!”.

Carnage The Executioner Website

Local Links – Misogyny: Hip-Hop’s Problem Child


Rob Callahan talks with three women in the local hip-hop scene — Desdamona, Royalty, and JaysoCreative — in the second of two candid conversations about the persistent obstacles facing women working in the music business.

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