Recent Postshttp://rhymesayers.com/Recent Posts.en-usSoundset 2013 in the Blink of an Eyehttp://rhymesayers.com/news/1817http://rhymesayers.com/news/1817<p>Check out the video below to check out some of the action on stage, on the dance floor, on the skate ramp, and more at Soundset 2013, it all went down this past Sunday at our biggest festival yet.</p><p><iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/9yqmrLXz-CM?list=PL_AA8JeDxiPYo23J_3O1LJIojo-0yGwgG" width="690" height="451"></iframe></p><p></p><p>If you didn't get the chance to pick up a 2013 Festival Shirt, click HERE to head to FifthElementOnline.com and pre-order yours before June 12th.</p><p></p><p><strong>Soundset</strong>: SoundsetFestival.com | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram</p>RhymesayersWed, 29 May 2013 14:44:00 -0500Thank you for coming to Soundset 2013!http://rhymesayers.com/news/1814http://rhymesayers.com/news/1814<p><em><strong>THANK YOU for another incredible Soundset. Peace. <br /></strong></em></p><p><em><strong>Stay tuned for more photos and videos. For now, check out the set up of this year: </strong></em></p><p><iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/UeODFEVLqWQ" width="500" height="281"></iframe></p>RhymesayersSun, 26 May 2013 20:59:00 -0500Soundset 2013 - TODAY!http://rhymesayers.com/news/1813http://rhymesayers.com/news/1813<p><strong>TOMORROW is Soundset 2013!</strong></p><p>A limited amount of tickets will be available at the gates. They open at 11:00AM, so get there EARLY to get tickets if you haven't bought them yet.</p><p><strong>This year we welcome:</strong> <strong>Atmosphere, Snoop Dogg, Mac Miller, Tech N9ne, Busta Rhymes, Brother Ali, Juicy J, P.O.S, Schoolboy Q, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; DJ Big Wiz, Joey Bada$$, Step Brothers , Sean Price, A$AP Ferg, Dizzy Wright, Apollo Brown &amp; Guilty Simpson, R.A. The Rugged Man, Abstract Rude &amp; Musab, Melo D—Beat Junkies, Diamond D , Kid Koala, Skratch Bastid, Psalm One &amp; Oh No, The Reminders, Mixed Blood Majority, The Chalice, Open Mike Eagle, Greg Grease, Haphduzn, Meta, Major G, DJ Top Speed, Dan Speak, Jimmy2Times, Verb X, DJ Mad Mardigan, DJ Lean Rock and Edison.</strong></p><p><em>Hosted by Sway Calloway, Blueprint, J Pratt.</em></p><p>Wit...</p>RhymesayersSun, 26 May 2013 00:31:00 -0500Soundset 2013 is tomorrow!http://rhymesayers.com/news/1812http://rhymesayers.com/news/1812<p><strong>TOMORROW is Soundset 2013!</strong> Buy tickets: http://bit.ly/ss13tix or at Fifth Element, they will be open from 11am until 7pm tonight. Tickets are $57 and include a $3 for parking and facility fees.</p><p>With 2 Main Stages, the Fifth Element tent, the IPR Essential Elements tent, Custom Car Show, and more, Soundset 2013 is going to be the biggest yet! Find out set times, meet &amp; greet times, and learn how to win upgrades on our Facebook and Twitter pages.</p><p><strong>A few tips for tomorrow:</strong></p><p>*CARPOOL! Or, take a free shuttle from the Mall Of America. All info HERE</p><p>*Buy your tickets early, there will be a LIMITED amount for sale at the gates, prices go up tomorrow.</p><p>*The Pre-Soundset Throwdown featuring <strong>Blueprint</strong> and more is tonight at the Triple Rock in Minneapolis. Buy Tickets.</p><p>*The Soundset Afterparty with <strong>Get Cry...</strong></p>RhymesayersSat, 25 May 2013 07:58:00 -0500One week until Soundset 2013http://rhymesayers.com/news/1806http://rhymesayers.com/news/1806<p><strong>ONE WEEK until Soundset 2013!</strong> Buy tickets: http://bit.ly/ss13tix or at Fifth Element. </p><p><strong>This year we welcome:</strong> Atmosphere, Snoop Dogg, Mac Miller, Tech N9ne, Busta Rhymes, Brother Ali, Juicy J, P.O.S, Schoolboy Q, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; DJ Big Wiz, Joey Bada$$, Step Brothers , Sean Price, A$AP Ferg, Dizzy Wright, Apollo Brown &amp; Guilty Simpson, R.A. The Rugged Man, Abstract Rude &amp; Musab, Melo D—Beat Junkies, Diamond D , Kid Koala, Skratch Bastid, Psalm One &amp; Oh No, The Reminders, Mixed Blood Majority, The Chalice, Open Mike Eagle, Greg Grease, Haphduzn, Meta, Major G, DJ Top Speed, Dan Speak, Jimmy2Times, Verb X, DJ Mad Mardigan, DJ Lean Rock and Edison.</p><p><em>Hosted by Sway Calloway, Blueprint, J Pratt.</em></p><p><em></em> <iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/fIxek0zOp8M" width="690" height="451"></iframe></p>RhymesayersSun, 19 May 2013 10:34:00 -0500TWO WEEKS until Soundset 2013http://rhymesayers.com/news/1800http://rhymesayers.com/news/1800<p><strong>We thought we'd shoot out a quick reminder that Soundset 2013 is in only TWO WEEKS.</strong></p><p>Get those tickets, people! Buy now: http://bit.ly/ss13tix or in-store at Fifth Element. </p><p>RSVP on Facebook. <em><strong>Find out who's playing:</strong></em></p><p><iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/fIxek0zOp8M" width="690" height="405"></iframe></p>RhymesayersSun, 12 May 2013 10:40:00 -0500Watch: Soundset 2013 - Let's Go!http://rhymesayers.com/news/1791http://rhymesayers.com/news/1791<p>Tickets are on sale online at <strong>www.ticketweb.com</strong> and <strong>Fifth Element </strong>. General admission tickets are $49 . VIP tickets are SOLD OUT. RSVP on Facebook.</p><p><iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/fIxek0zOp8M" width="690" height="388"></iframe></p><p>Confirmed artists for Soundset 2013 include:</p><p><strong>Atmosphere, Snoop Dogg, Mac Miller, Tech N9ne, Busta Rhymes, Brother Ali, Juicy J, P.O.S, Schoolboy Q, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; DJ Big Wiz, Joey Bada$$, Step Brothers , Sean Price, A$AP Ferg, Dizzy Wright, Apollo Brown &amp; Guilty Simpson, R.A. The Rugged Man, Abstract Rude &amp; Musab, Melo D – Beat Junkies, Diamond D , Kid Koala, Skratch Bastid, Psalm One &amp; Oh No, The Reminders, Mixed Blood Majority, The Chalice, Open Mike Eagle, Greg Grease, Haphduzn, Meta, Major G, DJ Top Speed, Dan Speak, Jimmy2Times, Verb X, DJ Mad Mardigan, DJ Lean Rock and Edison.</strong><br /> <br /> <strong>Hosted by Sway Calloway, Blueprint, J Pratt.</strong></p><p>RSV...</p>RhymesayersFri, 03 May 2013 11:50:00 -0500Soundset 2013 tickets on sale today!http://rhymesayers.com/news/1751http://rhymesayers.com/news/1751<p>Tickets are on sale NOW online at <strong>www.ticketweb.com</strong> and <strong>Fifth Element </strong>. General admission tickets are $49 VIP options for $100 are also available!</p><p><strong>Rhymesayers Entertainment</strong> and <strong>Rose Presents</strong> announce the Sixth Annual Soundset Festival: your official Midwest kick-off of the summer with nine hours of the best Hip Hop music in one day. It all goes down at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN . Confirmed artists for Soundset 2013 include:</p><p><strong>Atmosphere, Snoop Dogg, Mac Miller, Tech N9ne, Busta Rhymes, Brother Ali, Juicy J, P.O.S, Schoolboy Q, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; DJ Big Wiz, Joey Bada$$, Step Brothers , Sean Price, A$AP Ferg, Dizzy Wright, Apollo Brown &amp; Guilty Simpson, R.A. The Rugged Man, Abstract Rude &amp; Musab, Melo D – Beat Junkies, Diamond D , Kid Koala, Skratch Bastid, Psalm One &amp; Oh No, ...</strong></p>RhymesayersSat, 09 Mar 2013 10:41:00 -0600Soundset 2013 Lineup Announced!http://rhymesayers.com/news/1747http://rhymesayers.com/news/1747<p><strong>Rhymesayers Entertainment</strong> and <strong>Rose Presents</strong> announce the Sixth Annual Soundset Festival: your official Midwest kick-off of the summer with nine hours of the best Hip Hop music in one day. It all goes down at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN . Confirmed artists for Soundset 2013 include:</p><p><strong>Atmosphere, Snoop Dogg, Mac Miller, Tech N9ne, Busta Rhymes, Brother Ali, Juicy J, P.O.S, Schoolboy Q, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; DJ Big Wiz, Joey Bada$$, Step Brothers , Sean Price, A$AP Ferg, Dizzy Wright, Apollo Brown &amp; Guilty Simpson, R.A. The Rugged Man, Abstract Rude &amp; Musab, Melo D – Beat Junkies, Diamond D , Kid Koala, Skratch Bastid, Psalm One &amp; Oh No, The Reminders, Mixed Blood Majority, The Chalice, Open Mike Eagle, Greg Grease, Haphduzn, Meta, Major G, DJ Top Speed, Dan Speak, Jimmy2Times, Ver...</strong></p>RhymesayersWed, 06 Mar 2013 09:32:00 -0600Fifth Element/Rhymesayers End Of The World Sale - TODAY!http://rhymesayers.com/news/1693http://rhymesayers.com/news/1693<p><em><strong> </strong></em></p><p><strong>50% Off All Regular Priced Rhymesayers Items! All CDs, Vinyl, Clothing, Accessories…Everything. Great deals, right?!<br /></strong></p><p><strong>This sale is ONLINE at FifthElementOnline.com and IN-STORE<strong>. </strong>Pricing ends tonight, Friday 12/21 at 11:59pm.</strong> <strong>All these deals will be available in-store from 11am-7pm<strong> </strong>today only.<br /></strong></p><p>Those who believe they will wake on the 22nd per usual, unscathed, can do so knowing they got a great deal in the process. Those who don’t believe, they’ll probably feel happy to be alive, but then experience a moment of regret when they realize they passed on such a great opportunity! Delivery By X-Mas NOT guaranteed!</p><p><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Instagram | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersFri, 21 Dec 2012 10:08:00 -0600Abstract Rude's Dear Abbey Tourhttp://rhymesayers.com/news/1668http://rhymesayers.com/news/1668<p><strong>Abstract Rude</strong>'s <strong>Dear Abbey Tour</strong> began this weekend! Don't miss him with The Kleenrz in a city near you.</p><p><strong>LEG 1:</strong></p><p>11.11.12 - Missoula, MT @ The Badlander<br />11.13.12 - Idaho Falls, ID @ D'Railed<br />11.14.12 - Portland, OR @ Barracks<br />11.15.12 - Medford, OR @ The Wreckroom<br />11.16.12 - Arcata, CA @  Scorpion Stingdig @ Humbrews w/ Rob Garza of Thievery Corporation hosted by Abstract Rude<br />11.17.12 - Bakersfield, CA @ Narduccis</p><p><strong>LEG 2 <br />Special guests: DJ Zole, Joaquin Daniels &amp; B. Squid):</strong></p><p>11.27.12 - Las Vegas, NV @ Hip Hop Roots-LVCS<br />11.28.12 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Hip-Hop Roots-The Salt Haus<br />11.29.12 - Avon, CO @ Agave <br />11.30.12- Breckenridge, CO @ three20south <br />12.01.12 - Denver, CO @ Bluebird <br />12.02.12 - Lincoln, NE @ MIX Bar &amp; Arcade<br />12.05.12 - Dallas, TX @ Bryan Street Tavern<br />12.06.12 - Austin, TX @ ND Austin<br />12.07...</p>RhymesayersMon, 12 Nov 2012 10:50:00 -0600Abstract Rude and Sab The Artist (Musab) releasing The Awful Truth on Nov. 23rd!http://rhymesayers.com/news/1665http://rhymesayers.com/news/1665<p>One of the founders of Rhymesayers and one of the West Coast's Best MCs Abstract Rude have teamed up to release a brand new album called <em><strong>The Awful Truth</strong></em>. The project<strong> </strong>drops on Black Friday and is a limited edition release of only a <em><strong>thousand</strong></em> copies and currently exclusively available <strong>only at Fifth Element</strong>.</p><p><em><strong>The Awful Truth</strong></em> is a ten track project produced by Ganzobean that exists as a nice merging of both MCs styles. Immediately upon listening it occurs to you that this is a collaboration that may not have seemed obvious from a distance, but a closer look reveals it as a perfect combination. Both MCs share many similar strengths; great storytelling skills, the gift of accurately and vividly depicting real life experiences and a love for exhibiting a mastery over the written word. Additionall...</p>RhymesayersWed, 07 Nov 2012 12:13:00 -0600Abstract Rude announces November and December shows in CA, NV, and COhttp://rhymesayers.com/news/1629http://rhymesayers.com/news/1629<p>Just announced! Los Angeles legend <strong>Abstract Rude</strong> and RSE MC will be holding it down at several shows over the next two months. Check out the info below and head to Rhymesayers.com/Events for more info.</p><p>11.01 - San Francisco, CA @ Club Six - Flow &amp; Tell 415<br />11.03 - Mount Shasta, CA @ Roxy's Vets Club - Freeway To Flow &amp; Tell Tour<br />11.04 - Sacramento, CA @ Sol Collective - Flow &amp; Tell 916<br />11.05 - Reno, NV @ Ruben's Cantina - Flow &amp; Tell Reno<br />11.09 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Airliner - Urban Underground | Buy Tickets<br />12.01 - Denver, CO @ Bluebird Theater w/ Dubskin | Buy Tickets</p><p>Pick up Ab Rude's debut Rhymesayers release <em><strong>Rejuvenation</strong></em> now: Fifth Element | iTunes | Amazon</p><p><strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong></strong><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>...RhymesayersWed, 10 Oct 2012 15:01:00 -0500Atmosphere, Brother Ali, Abstract Rude playing 21+ show in Anchorage, AK tonighthttp://rhymesayers.com/news/1522http://rhymesayers.com/news/1522<p>After a highly anticipated and filled All Ages show in Anchorage last night, <strong>Atmosphere, Brother Ali, and Abstract Rude</strong> are rocking a 21+ only show tonight at Moose's Tooth.</p><p>Tickets are still available online and at the <span>Bear Tooth Theater Pub Box Office for $38. </span></p><p><span></span></p><p><span>RSVP on Facebook</span></p><p><strong>Atmosphere:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Ping | Myspace<br /><strong>Brother Ali:</strong> BrotherAli.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Myspace | Ping <br /><strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersThu, 02 Aug 2012 12:05:00 -0500Atmosphere, Brother Ali, and Abstract Rude play All Ages show in Anchorage, AK tonighthttp://rhymesayers.com/news/1518http://rhymesayers.com/news/1518<p>Tonight's the night! <strong>Atmosphere, Brother Ali, and Abstract Rude</strong> are playing an ALL AGES show in Anchorage, AK at Bear Tooth Theatre. Tickets are $38 and are available Online or at the theatre box office.</p><p>Tickets for tomorrow night's 21+ show at Moose's tooth are available online and at the <span>Bear Tooth Theater Pub Box Office for $38. </span></p><p><span>RSVP on Facebook</span></p><p><strong>Atmosphere:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Ping | Myspace<br /><strong>Brother Ali:</strong> BrotherAli.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Myspace | Ping <br /><strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersWed, 01 Aug 2012 10:55:00 -0500Atmosphere, Brother Ali, and Abstract Rude playing in Anchorage, AK tomorrow!http://rhymesayers.com/news/1516http://rhymesayers.com/news/1516<p>You made your voices heard and <strong>Atmosphere, Brother Ali, and Abstract Rude</strong> are playing an ALL AGES show in Anchorage, AK at Bear Tooth Theatre tomorrow, Wednesday, August 1st.<strong> </strong>Tickets are $38 and are available Online or at the theatre box office.</p><p>Not only that, Thursday they're playing a 21+ show at Moose's Tooth! Buy online tickets HERE and at the <span>Bear Tooth Theater Pub Box Office for $38. </span></p><p><span>RSVP on Facebook</span></p><p><strong>Atmosphere:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Ping | Myspace<br /><strong>Brother Ali:</strong> BrotherAli.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Myspace | Ping <br /><strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersTue, 31 Jul 2012 11:55:00 -0500Tickets on sale today for Atmosphere, Brother Ali, Abstract Rude all ages show in Anchorage, AK on 8/1http://rhymesayers.com/news/1505http://rhymesayers.com/news/1505<p>You made your voices heard and <strong>Atmosphere, Brother Ali, and Abstract Rude</strong> are playing an ALL AGES show in Anchorage, AK at Bear Tooth Theatre next Wednesday, August 1st.</p><p><strong>Tickets are $38 and are available NOW Online or at the theatre box office. </strong></p><p><span>RSVP on Facebook</span></p><p>Over 21? They play in Anchorage on 8/2 at Moose's Tooth. More Info.<span><br /></span></p><p><strong>Atmosphere:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Ping | Myspace<br /><strong>Brother Ali:</strong> BrotherAli.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Myspace | Ping <br /><strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersMon, 23 Jul 2012 15:09:00 -0500Atmosphere announces All Ages show in Anchorage, AK on August 1sthttp://rhymesayers.com/news/1504http://rhymesayers.com/news/1504<p>Due to popular demand, <strong>Atmosphere, Brother Ali, and Abstract Rude</strong> are playing an ALL AGES show in Anchorage, AK at Bear Tooth Theatre. Tickets are $38 and will be on sale this Monday at 12pm at BearToothTheatre.net or at the theatre box office.</p><p><span>RSVP on Facebook</span></p><p>Over 21? They play in Anchorage on 8/2 at Moose's Tooth. More Info.<span><br /></span></p><p><strong>Atmosphere:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Ping | Myspace<br /><strong>Brother Ali:</strong> BrotherAli.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Myspace | Ping <br /><strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersFri, 20 Jul 2012 18:50:00 -0500Rhymesayers returns to Alaska on August 2ndhttp://rhymesayers.com/news/1487http://rhymesayers.com/news/1487<p>For the first time in several years, RSE is returning to Alaska!</p><p><strong>Atmosphere, Brother Ali, and Abstract Rude</strong> are playing a show in Anchorage, Alaska on August 2nd at Moose's Tooth.</p><p>Buy online tickets HERE and at the <span>Bear Tooth Theater Pub Box Office. </span>This is a 21+ show and tickets are $38.</p><p><span>RSVP on Facebook<br /></span></p><p><strong>Atmosphere:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Ping | Myspace<br /><strong>Brother Ali:</strong> BrotherAli.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Myspace | Ping <br /><strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersWed, 11 Jul 2012 17:59:00 -0500Tickets on sale now to see Atmosphere, Brother Ali, and Abstract Rude in Anchorage, AK on August 2ndhttp://rhymesayers.com/news/1481http://rhymesayers.com/news/1481<p><strong>Atmosphere, Brother Ali, and Abstract Rude</strong> will be playing in Anchorage, Alaska on August 2nd at Moose's Tooth. This is a 21+ show and tickets are $38.</p><p>Buy online tickets HERE and at the <span>Bear Tooth Theater Pub Box Office. </span></p><p><span>RSVP on Facebook<br /></span></p><p><strong>Atmosphere:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Ping | Myspace<br /><strong>Brother Ali:</strong> BrotherAli.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Myspace | Ping <br /><strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersSat, 07 Jul 2012 09:34:00 -0500Atmosphere, Brother Ali, and Abstract Rude playing in Anchorage, AK on August 2nd!http://rhymesayers.com/news/1476http://rhymesayers.com/news/1476<p>Just announced!</p><p><strong>Atmosphere, Brother Ali, and Abstract Rude</strong> will be playing in Anchorage, Alaska on August 2nd at Moose's Tooth. This is a 21+ show and tickets are $38.</p><p>Tickets are on sale this Friday, July 7th online and at the <span>Bear Tooth Theater Pub Box Office on Monday, July 9th. </span></p><p><strong>Atmosphere:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Ping | Myspace<br /><strong>Brother Ali:</strong> BrotherAli.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Myspace | Ping <br /><strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersWed, 04 Jul 2012 12:03:00 -0500Abstract Rude playing in California this Junehttp://rhymesayers.com/news/1440http://rhymesayers.com/news/1440<p><strong>Abstract Rude</strong> has a few shows coming up in California, check out the details below. More coming soon!</p><p><strong>+06.01.12+</strong><br /> Avalon<br /> 777 Lawrence Expressway<br /> Santa Clara, CA<br /> Tickets: $10 adv. | Buy Tickets<br /> All Ages<br /> Doors: 8pm</p><p><strong>+06.03.12+</strong><br /> Breakbeat BBQ<br /> Los Angeles, CA<br /> More Info<br /><br /> <strong>+06.14.12+</strong><br /> Boar Cross'n<br /> 390 Grand Ave. <br /> Carlsbad, CA<br /> Tickets: $10 at door<br /> Ages: 21+<br /> Doors: 8pm</p><p>Pick up Ab Rude's debut Rhymesayers release <em><strong>Rejuvenation</strong></em>? Buy now: Fifth Element | iTunes | Amazon</p><p><strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong></strong><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersThu, 31 May 2012 13:35:00 -0500Abstract Rude's Cali Love Tour begins today!http://rhymesayers.com/news/1246http://rhymesayers.com/news/1246<p>Starting tonight in Riverside, CA, <strong>Abstract Rude</strong> will be rocking stages on the West Coast with friends Shames Worthy, Winstrong, JtheSarge, Zoo Effort, and DJ Zole throughout California, Oregon, Washington, Montana, Idaho, and Nevada.</p><p>Ab wouldn't leave you without some new music, so here's "Cali Love" featuring Abstract Rude and Shames Worthy.<br /><object width="100%" height="81" data="https://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F32352561" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="https://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F32352561" /></object><span>Cali Love - Abstract Rude &amp; Shames Worthy by abbeyrizzle</span></p><p>TOUR DATES:</p><p>01.04.12 - Riverside, CA @ Worthington's Tavern<br />01.05.12 - Redlands, CA @ The Boiler Room<br />01.06.12 - San Francisco, CA @ Low End Theory: Buy Tickets<br />01.07.12 - Arcata, CA @ Jambalaya<br />01.08.12 - Ashland, OR @ Creekside PIzza Bistro<br />01.10.12 - Eugene, OR @ Cornucopia's Maize Lounge<br />01.11.12 - Portland, OR @ Indamix HQ<br />01.12.12 - Bellingham, WA @ Wild Buffalo: Buy Tickets<br />01.13.12 - Spokane, WA...</p>RhymesayersWed, 04 Jan 2012 11:02:00 -0600Abstract Rude announces the Cali Love Tourhttp://rhymesayers.com/news/1235http://rhymesayers.com/news/1235<p>This January, <strong>Abstract Rude</strong> will be hitting the road with friends Shames Worthy, Winstrong, JtheSarge, Zoo Effort, and DJ Zole throughout California, Oregon, Washington, Montana, Idaho, and Nevada. Check out the details below for venue and date information!</p><p>01.04.12 - Riverside, CA @ Worthington's Tavern<br />01.05.12 - Redlands, CA @ The Boiler Room<br />01.06.12 - San Francisco, CA @ Low End Theory: Buy Tickets<br />01.07.12 - Arcata, CA @ Jambalaya<br />01.08.12 - Ashland, OR @ Creekside PIzza Bistro<br />01.10.12 - Eugene, OR @ Cornucopia's Maize Lounge<br />01.11.12 - Portland, OR @ Indamix HQ<br />01.12.12 - Bellingham, WA @ Wild Buffalo: Buy Tickets<br />01.13.12 - Spokane, WA @ Red Room Lounge<br />01.14.12 - Missoula, MT @ The Palace Lounge<br />01.15.12 - Bozeman, MT @ Zebra Cocktail Lounge<br />01.18.12 - Boise, ID @ Neurolux<br />01.19.12 - S. La...</p>RhymesayersThu, 22 Dec 2011 12:03:00 -0600Abstract Rude's Coolin Summer Tour starts this weekhttp://rhymesayers.com/news/947http://rhymesayers.com/news/947<p><strong>Abstract Rude</strong> begins The Coolin' Summer tour with friends JNatural, Burnell Washburn, and DJ Tramlife this week!</p><p>If you're in California, Arizona, Colorado, Utah, Texas, Oklahoma, Nebraska, or Nevada - don't miss these shows!</p><p>07.28.11 - Thousand Palms, CA @ Oasis: RSVP<br /> 07.29.11 - Phoenix, AZ @ Hidden House: Tickets | RSVP<br /> 07.30.11 - Albuquerque, NM @ Moonlight Lounge: Tickets | RSVP<br /> 07.31.11 - Cortez, CO @ Blondie's: RSVP<br /> 08.02.11 - Las Vegas, NV @ LVCS: RSVP<br /> 08.03.11 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Kilby Court: RSVP<br /> 08.04.11 - Santa Fe, NM @ Sante Fe SOL: RSVP<br /> 08.05.11 - El Paso, TX @ First Fridays: RSVP<br /> 08.06.11 - El Paso, TX @ Lowbrow Palace: RSVP<br /> 08.07.11 - Austin, TX @ Flamingo Cantina: RSVP<br /> 08.08.11 - San Marcos, TX @ Triple Crown: RSVP<br /> 08.09.11 - Houston, TX @ Jet Lounge: RSVP<br /> 08.10.11 - Da...</p>RhymesayersWed, 27 Jul 2011 18:05:00 -0500Abstract Rude announces Coolin' Summer Tour!http://rhymesayers.com/news/937http://rhymesayers.com/news/937<p><strong>Abstract Rude</strong> will be embarking on The Coolin' Summer tour with friends JNatural, Burnell Washburn, and DJ Tramlife!</p><p>If you're in California, Arizona, Colorado, Utah, Texas, Oklahoma, Nebraska, or Nevada - don't miss these shows!</p><p>07.28.11 - Palm Springs, CA @ Space 120: RSVP<br /> 07.29.11 - Phoenix, AZ @ Hidden House: Tickets | RSVP<br /> 07.30.11 - Albuquerque, NM @ Moonlight Lounge: Tickets | RSVP<br /> 07.31.11 - Cortez, CO @ Blondie's: RSVP<br /> 08.02.11 - Las Vegas, NV @ LVCS: RSVP<br /> 08.03.11 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Kilby Court: RSVP<br /> 08.04.11 - Santa Fe, NM @ Sante Fe SOL: RSVP<br /> 08.05.11 - El Paso, TX @ First Fridays: RSVP<br /> 08.06.11 - El Paso, TX @ Lowbrow Palace: RSVP<br /> 08.07.11 - Austin, TX @ Flamingo Cantina: RSVP<br /> 08.08.11 - San Marcos, TX @ Triple Crown: RSVP<br /> 08.09.11 - Houston, TX @ Jet Lounge: RSVP<br /> 08.10.1...</p>RhymesayersFri, 15 Jul 2011 14:14:00 -0500Abstract Rude's upcoming shows in California!http://rhymesayers.com/news/921http://rhymesayers.com/news/921<p><strong>Abstract Rude</strong> has a few shows coming up in California. Don't miss these and stay tuned for news on Ab's upcoming "Coolin' Tour"!</p><p><strong>+07.08.11+</strong><br /> Avalon<br /> 777 Lawrence Expressway<br /> Santa Clara, CA<br /> Tickets: $10 adv. | Buy Tickets<br /> All Ages<br /> Doors: 8pm<br /> RSVP on Facebook</p><p><strong>+07.09.11+</strong><br /> Jax on H<br /> 1016 H St. <br /> Modesto, CA<br /> Doors: 10pm<br /> RSVP on Facebook<br /><br /> <strong>+07.14.11+</strong><br /> Boar Cross'n<br /> 390 Grand Ave. <br /> Carlsbad, CA<br /> Tickets: $10 at door<br /> Ages: 21+<br /> Doors: 8pm<br /> RSVP on Facebook</p><p>Have you copped Ab Rude's debut Rhymesayers release <em><strong>Rejuvenation</strong></em>? Buy now: Fifth Element | iTunes | Amazon</p><p> </p><p><strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace | Soundcloud</p>RhymesayersWed, 29 Jun 2011 13:01:00 -0500Abstract Rude playing in Southern California in March!http://rhymesayers.com/news/620http://rhymesayers.com/news/620<p><strong>Abstract Rude</strong> is playing three shows in Southern California for the Urban Underground Expansion Tour w/Tribe Unique &amp; DJ Drez, the last of which is a special Flow &amp; Tell concert in Los Angeles with the Project Blowedian all-stars! Peep all the information below!</p><p><strong>+03.23.11+</strong><br /> Kava Lounge w/ ATU &amp; DJ Drez<br /> 2812 Kettner Boulevard<br /> San Diego, CA 92101-1223<br /> 543-0933<br /> Tickets: $10 @ door/ $8 presale | Buy Tickets<br /> Ages: 21+<br /> Doors: 8pm<br /> RSVP on Facebook</p><p><strong>+03.24.11+</strong><br /> Tiki Bar w/ ATU &amp; DJ Drez, Awol One, Gel Roc<br /> 1700 Placentia Avenue<br /> Costa Mesa, CA 92627<br /> 270-6262<br /> Tickets: $10 @ door/ $8 presale<br /> Ages: 21+<br /> Doors: 8pm<br /> RSVP on Facebook</p><p><strong>+03.25.11+</strong><br /> Flow &amp; Tell Vol. 1 feat Project Blowedian All Stars: ATU, 2Mex, Awol One, Medusa, Ellay Khule, Sahtyr, DJ Drez, Fat Jack, Kenny Segal, &amp; more!<br /> Airliner<br /> 2419 N. Broadwa...</p>RhymesayersWed, 02 Feb 2011 15:27:00 -0600Abstract Rude - 2 Festival dates addedhttp://rhymesayers.com/news/422http://rhymesayers.com/news/422<p>Ab Rude will be touching down in Brisbane, Australia and Pomona, California for a couple festival dates. Details below!</p><p><br /> <strong>9.18.10 <br /> </strong>Songod Summer Sunfest <br /> Pomona, California <br /> Abstract Rude w/ Tribe Unique <br /> $20 / $25<br /> Event Info <br /> RSVP on Facebook </p><p><br /> <br /> <strong>9.25.10<br /></strong>Parklife <br /> Brisbane, Australia<br /> Abstract Rude w/ Resin Dogs<br /> $20 / $25<br /> Event Info <br /> RSVP on Facebook <br /><br /><br /> <strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersThu, 16 Sep 2010 14:43:00 -0500The Awful Truth Tour kicks off today in Las Vegas, NV!http://rhymesayers.com/news/334http://rhymesayers.com/news/334<p>Abstract Rude &amp; Sab kick off their two month national "The Awful Truth Tour" today! They'll be joind on June 30th by Rhymesayers label mate Toki Wright for select dates. He'll stay with them through Denver, CO on July 9th. <br /><br /> Ab will be playing three solo dates in Canada before returning to the US and hooking up with the rest of tour. Tour dates below and more details available on the Awful Truth Tour page. <br /><br /> 06.22 -Las Vegas, NV @ Boomers<br /> 06.23 -Los Angeles, CA @ Airliner Club<br /> 06.24 -Santa Cruz, CA @ Moe's Alley<br /> 06.25 -Grants Pass, OR @ Illinois River<br /> 06.26 -Eugene, OR @ John Henry's<br /> 06.27 -Mount Shasta, CA @ Roxy's Vets Club<br /> 06.30 -Portland, OR @ Berbati's Pan *<br /> 07.01 -Seattle, WA @ Nectar Lounge *<br /> 07.03 -Bozeman, MT @ Zebra Cocktail Lounge *<br /> 07.05 -Boise, ID @ Neurolux *<br /> 07.06 -Salt Lak...</p>RhymesayersTue, 22 Jun 2010 14:41:00 -0500The Awful Truth Tour kicks off next week!http://rhymesayers.com/news/328http://rhymesayers.com/news/328<p>In one week Abstract Rude will head out on tour with Sab on their two month national "The Awful Truth Tour". On June 30th they'll be joined by Rhymesayers label mate Toki Wright on select dates. He'll stay with them through Denver, CO on July 9th. <br /><br /> Ab will be playing three solo dates in Canada before returning to the US and hooking up with the rest of tour. Tour dates below and more details available on the Awful Truth Tour page. <br /><br /> 06.22 -Las Vegas, NV @ Boomers<br /> 06.23 -Los Angeles, CA @ Airliner Club<br /> 06.24 -Santa Cruz, CA @ Moe's Alley<br /> 06.25 -Grants Pass, OR @ Illinois River<br /> 06.26 -Eugene, OR @ John Henry's<br /> 06.27 -Mount Shasta, CA @ Roxy's Vets Club<br /> 06.30 -Portland, OR @ Berbati's Pan *<br /> 07.01 -Seattle, WA @ Nectar Lounge *<br /> 07.03 -Bozeman, MT @ Zebra Cocktail Lounge *<br /> 07.05 -Boise, ID @ N...</p>RhymesayersTue, 15 Jun 2010 14:48:00 -0500The Awful Truth Tour with Abstract Rude, Sab & Toki Wrighthttp://rhymesayers.com/news/324http://rhymesayers.com/news/324<p>On June 22nd Abstract Rude will heading out on tour with Sab on their two month national "The Awful Truth Tour". On June 30th they'll be joined by Rhymesayers label mate Toki Wright who will stay with them through Denver, CO on July 9th. <br /><br /> Ab will be playing three solo dates in Canada before returning to the US and hooking up with the rest of tour. Tour dates below and more details available on the Awful Truth Tour page. <br /><br /> 06.22 -Las Vegas, NV @ Boomers<br /> 06.23 -Los Angeles, CA @ Airliner Club<br /> 06.24 -Santa Cruz, CA @ Moe's Alley<br /> 06.25 -Grants Pass, OR @ Illinois River<br /> 06.26 -Eugene, OR @ John Henry's<br /> 06.27 -Mount Shasta, CA @ Roxy's Vets Club<br /> 06.30 -Portland, OR @ Berbati's Pan *<br /> 07.01 -Seattle, WA @ Nectar Lounge *<br /> 07.03 -Bozeman, MT @ Zebra Cocktail Lounge *<br /> 07.05 -Boise, ID @ Neurolux *<br /> ...</p>RhymesayersThu, 10 Jun 2010 19:54:00 -0500Abstract Rude - RejuveMaple Leaf Tourhttp://rhymesayers.com/news/301http://rhymesayers.com/news/301<p>Abstract Rude will be heading into Canada this Thursday to support his latest release <em>Rejuvenation</em>. Complete event details over at Rhymesayers.com/Events <br /><br /> 05.13 - Winnipeg, MB @ Pyramid Cabaret<br /> 05.14 - Saskatoon, SK @ Cosmo Centre<br /> 05.15 - Edmonton, AB @ Jekyll &amp; Hyde Pub<br /> 05.17 - Calgary, AB @ Lord Nelson's<br /> 05.20 - Nelson, BC @ Spirt Bar<br /> 05.21 - Kamloops, BC @ Pouge Mahone's<br /> 05.24 - Vancouver, BC @ The Biltmore Cabaret<br /> 05.26 - Victoria, BC @ Sugar Nightclub <br /><br /> You can grab a copy of <em>Rejuvenation</em> through iTunes or Fifth Element. <br /><br /> <strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersTue, 11 May 2010 21:17:00 -0500Video: Abstract Rude - "Nuff Fire" http://rhymesayers.com/news/286http://rhymesayers.com/news/286<p>Abstract Rude wanted to share this video remix of "Nuff Fire" off his latest Rhymesayers release <em>Rejuvenation</em>. Just in time for 4/20 here's "Nuff Fire". Puff, puff, pass this around. <br /><br /> <object width="560" height="340" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/m7Ze-OxAShs&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/m7Ze-OxAShs&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Directed by: Isaac Klotz<br /> Shot by: Rob Kraetsch and Isaac Klotz<br /> Makeup by: Pauline Noriega<br /> Edited by: Vince Vaughn<br /> Half Element Productions <br /><br /> Catch Ab on tour in Western Canada next month and in the US throughout the summer. Stay tuned for more updates! <br /><br /> If you missed the first video head over to the Rhymesayers Youtube Channel and check it out! <br /><br /> You can grab a copy of <em>Rejuvenation</em> through iTunes or Fifth Element. <br /><br /> <strong>Abstract Rude:</strong> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersTue, 20 Apr 2010 18:02:00 -0500