Tag: rhymesayers

Atmosphere

Atmosphere

With the release of their 6th album, Atmosphere have come a long way since ‘Overcast’. Now recording with live instruments and touring with a band, they have upgraded their sound for ‘When Life Gives You Lemons You Paint That Shit Gold’, and even got Tom Waits to do some beatboxing on there.

Atmosphere and Brother Ali Live At Koko 18th June

Atmosphere and Brother Ali Live At Koko 18th June

Eleven years after becoming the first hip-hop act to put the Twin Cities on the map, Atmosphere has grown into one of the most accomplished MC / producer duos around. Since releasing their 1997 debut, Overcast!, Ant's ASR-born melodic beats and Slug's open book and observational style of rapping continues to evolve into hip-hop that's more honest and textured. And the praise for these Rhymesayers pioneers hasn't stopped flowing in.

Abstract Rude - Biography

Abstract Rude – Biography

Abstract Rude stands as one of hip-hop's most accessible healers. Since first making regular appearances at L.A.'s legendary Goodlife open mic sessions circa 1994, this MC has steadily found the ideal balance of strong lyrical substance and high entertainment value. Unafraid to sing his own hooks and break out multiple flows within single songs, Ab Rude is one of the most multifarious graduates of the fertile L.A. rap scene.

Atmosphere Paint It Gold YouTube Show

Atmosphere Paint It Gold YouTube Show

Atmosphere are bringing out a new TV Show, well YouTube Show, called Paint It Gold. In the coming weeks, rapper Slug and producer Ant will be answering your questions on each episode, with the best question of each week bringing the winner a free copy of the new album When Life Gives You Lemons, You Paint That Shit Gold when it's released on April 21st. Let Slug tell you more:

Atmosphere Listening Party

Atmosphere Listening Party

Minneapolis hip hop kingpins Atmosphere are now in the country. The duo are releasing their new album “When Life Gives You Lemons, You Paint That Shit Gold” in April on Rhymesayers Entertainment and are over on Monday February 18th for an exclusive listening session which is a chance to hear the new album in full at The Social in London.

Atmosphere Release New Album In April

Atmosphere Release New Album In April

Slug and producer Ant are set to release their highly anticipated sixth official studio album When Life Gives You Lemons, You Paint That Shit Gold on April 21st 2008. The acclaimed Minneapolis-based hip hop group have performed over 2000 shows and sold well over one million units worldwide as the flagship artist on the independent label Rhymesayers Entertainment.

Musab

Musab

Musab (formerly known as Beyond) has had a remarkable rap career integral to the surprising rise of Minneapolis Hip-Hop. His album entitled Comparison was the first release of indie hip-hop label giant, Rhymesayers Entertainment. He was part of the super-group The Dynospectrum. Check out what he had to say to Alex Humphrey when we caught up with him.

Musab - Biography

Musab – Biography

Musab (formerly known as Beyond) has had a remarkable rap career integral to the surprising rise of Minneapolis Hip-Hop. His album entitled Comparison was the first release of indie hip-hop label giant, Rhymesayers Entertainment. He contributed to Atmosphere's classic first release, Overcast (1998), then teamed up with Atmosphere, I Self Divine of Micronauts, Gene Poole of Full Circle, and producer Ant to form the super-group The Dynospectrum.