Recent Postshttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/Recent Posts.en-us A Vaudeville Presentation of Eyedea & Abilities - "Big Shots" is TODAYhttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/1667http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/1667<p><em><strong><strong>TODAY!</strong><br /></strong></em></p><div class="text_exposed_root text_exposed"><em><strong>Rapping | Breakdancing | Freestyles | Theatre</strong></em></div><div class="text_exposed_root text_exposed">All united by the common themes of hip-hop culture amongst high schoolers, and inspired by the Eyedea and Abilities song “Big Shots,” an early, all-ages event held at Highland Park Senior High School, Mikey’s alma mater and where he is an inductee in their alumni hall of fame.<br /> <br /> Performances by: <strong>DJ Abilities, C-Rayz Walz and other unannounced guests from the early 2000′s scene</strong>.<br /> <br /> Saturday, November 10th, 2012</div><div id="id_50881e9d25bd14899883890" class="text_exposed_root text_exposed"><div class="text_exposed_show">Highland Park Senior High School Auditorium<br /> 1015 South Snelling Avenue Saint Paul, MN 55116<br /> All-Ages<br /> 3:00 PM<br /> $20 day of show<br /> Tickets: <span>http://tinyurl.com/</span><span class="word_break"></span>BigShotsTickets<br /> <br /> For more info: <span>http://tinyurl.com/</span><span class="word_break"></span>BigShotsEvent | RSVP on Facebook<br /> <br /> For press inquiries: CrushkillRecords@gmail.com</div><div class="text_exposed_show">If you need a refresher on this E&amp;A classic, pick u...</div></div>RhymesayersSat, 10 Nov 2012 09:34:00 -0600 A Vaudeville Presentation of Eyedea & Abilities - "Big Shots" less than a week awayhttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/1660http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/1660<p><em><strong>Rapping | Breakdancing | Freestyles | Theatre</strong></em></p><p><strong>Less than one week until the event!</strong><em><strong><br /></strong></em></p><div class="text_exposed_root text_exposed">All united by the common themes of hip-hop culture amongst high schoolers, and inspired by the Eyedea and Abilities song “Big Shots,” an early, all-ages event held at Highland Park Senior High School, Mikey’s alma mater and where he is an inductee in their alumni hall of fame.<br /> <br /> Performances by: <strong>DJ Abilities, C-Rayz Walz and other unannounced guests from the early 2000′s scene</strong>.<br /> <br /> Saturday, November 10th, 2012</div><div id="id_50881e9d25bd14899883890" class="text_exposed_root text_exposed"><div class="text_exposed_show">Highland Park Senior High School Auditorium<br /> 1015 South Snelling Avenue Saint Paul, MN 55116<br /> All-Ages<br /> 3:00 PM<br /> $20 advance/day of show<br /> Tickets: <span>http://tinyurl.com/</span><span class="word_break"></span>BigShotsTickets<br /> <br /> For more info: <span>http://tinyurl.com/</span><span class="word_break"></span>BigShotsEvent | RSVP on Facebook<br /> <br /> For press inquiries: CrushkillRecords@gmail.com</div><div class="text_exposed_show">If you need a ...</div></div>RhymesayersSun, 04 Nov 2012 13:44:00 -0600November 10th: A Vaudeville Presentation of Eyedea & Abilities - "Big Shots"http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/1650http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/1650<p><em><strong>Rapping | Breakdancing | Freestyles | Theatre </strong></em></p><div class="text_exposed_root text_exposed">All united by the common themes of hip-hop culture amongst high schoolers, and inspired by the Eyedea and Abilities song “Big Shots,” an early, all-ages event held at Highland Park Senior High School, Mikey’s alma mater and where he is an inductee in their alumni hall of fame.<br /> <br /> Performances by: <strong>DJ Abilities, C-Rayz Walz and other unannounced guests from the early 2000′s scene</strong>.<br /> <br /> Saturday, November 10th, 2012</div><div id="id_50881e9d25bd14899883890" class="text_exposed_root text_exposed"><div class="text_exposed_show">Highland Park Senior High School Auditorium<br /> 1015 South Snelling Avenue Saint Paul, MN 55116<br /> All-Ages<br /> 3:00 PM<br /> $20 advance/day of show<br /> Tickets: <span>http://tinyurl.com/</span><span class="word_break"></span>BigShotsTickets<br /> <br /> For more info: <span>http://tinyurl.com/</span><span class="word_break"></span>BigShotsEvent | RSVP on Facebook<br /> <br /> For press inquiries: CrushkillRecords@gmail.com</div><div class="text_exposed_show"></div><div class="text_exposed_show">If you need a refresher on this E&amp;A classic, pic...</div></div>RhymesayersWed, 24 Oct 2012 11:51:00 -05002010 Rhymesayers Recaphttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/584http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/584<p><strong>Freeway and Jake One -<em>The Stimulus Package</em></strong><em></em></p><p><strong>Philly Freeway</strong> and <strong>Jake One</strong> teamed up in February 2010 to bring you <em>The Stimulus Package, </em>a 15 track collaboration. The money-themed packaging was chosen as one of hip-hop's 50 Greatest album covers by Complex Mag . It received rave reviews and has ended up on many Best of 2010 lists like Complex Mag! To celebrate the release of the album, Free and Jake had a few release parties, check the video from Philly here. Peep the videos for "You Know What I Mean" and "She Makes Me Feel Alright" off the album as well as "Beautiful Music" produced by Jake One, and then grab some cooking tips from Freeway and Jake.<br /> <br /> <br />Buy <em><strong> </strong></em>now: Fifth Element | iTunes | Amazon<br /><br /> <object width="480" height="385" data="http://www.youtube.com/p/F4E31AF09B337191?hl=en_US&amp;fs=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/p/F4E31AF09B337191?hl=en_US&amp;fs=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /> <object width="479" height="297" data="http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:uma:video:mtv.com:547194" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="flashvars" value="configParams=vid%3D547194%26uri%3Dmgid%3Auma%3Avideo%3Amtv.com%3A547194" /><param name="src" value="http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:uma:video:mtv.com:547194" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Free and Jake played the Paid Dues Festival with fellow Rhymesayer <strong>P.O.S.</strong> in April 2010, as well as...</p>RhymesayersFri, 31 Dec 2010 17:20:00 -0600Thank Youhttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/523http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/523<p><object width="693" height="419" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/zOBubJfrRCs?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/zOBubJfrRCs?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Last Tuesday, November 9, 2010, a capacity-filled crowd gathered at First Avenue to celebrate the life of Mikey "eyedea" Larsen. The evening spanned five hours to which many people donated their time, energy and talent. It was a dedication in its truest form and a tribute that will not be forgotten. The Fans, friends, peers and family joined together in the First Avenue main room to show their support, love and dedication to a person we all miss dearly. <br /><br /> <object width="693" height="520" data="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="flashvars" value="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2Frhymesayers%2Fsets%2F72157625207690642%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2Frhymesayers%2Fsets%2F72157625207690642%2F&amp;set_id=72157625207690642&amp;jump_to=" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="src" value="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> A very special thank you to: all the fans, Slug, Kevin Beacham, Carnage, No Bird Sing, Kristoff Krane, Roma Di Luna, Carbon Carousel, Glo Pesci, the Abstract Pack, the Battlecats, Felipe Cuauhtli, DJ Abilities, Kimya Dawson, Themselves, Alpha Consumer, Face Candy, Aesop Rock, Michael Gaughan, Knonam, Educated Consumers, Psalm One, And...</p>RhymesayersTue, 16 Nov 2010 15:57:00 -0600The Celebration of the life of Micheal “eyedea” Larsen tonight at First Avenuehttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/512http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/512<p><strong>First Avenue</strong> will host the <strong>Celebration of the life of Micheal "eyedea" Larsen</strong> tonight. Tickets will be available at Fifth Element until 5:00PM this evening. There will also be a limited amount of tickets available tonight at <strong>First Avenue</strong> so make sure you get there early.  If you'd like to purchase your tickets online you can do that: HERE. <br /><br /> Please note that if you purchase tickets at Fifth Element, the maximum you can buy is <em><strong>four</strong></em> tickets. <br /> <br /> Date: Tuesday, November 9, 2010<br /> Location: First Avenue Mainroom, 701 1st Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55403<br /> Doors: 5:00PM<br /> Ages: All Ages<br /> Donation: $20<br /> Buy Tickets at Ticketmaster<br /> RSVP on Facebook <br /><br />There is no guest list. All donations will go to the family of Micheal “eyedea” Larsen. <br /><br /> *NO CAMERAS ALLOWED*<br /> More info at http://www.rhymesayers.com/Eyedea</p>RhymesayersTue, 09 Nov 2010 14:18:00 -0600Additional tickets released online for benefit honoring the life of Micheal “eyedea” Larsenhttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/505http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/505<p>Due to the high volume of people coming from out of town for the the benefit honoring the life of Micheal "eyedea" Larsen on November 9th at First Avenue we have released some additional tickets online which are available through Ticketmaster.</p><p>If you live in the Twin Cities metro please purchase your tickets through Fifth Element in Minneapolis so those who live out of town also have the opportunity to attend. All proceeds &amp; donations will go to the family of Micheal "eyedea" Larsen. <em>There are NO Cameras Allowed.</em><br /><br /> Please note that if you purchase tickets at Fifth Element, the maximum you can buy is <em><strong>four</strong></em> tickets.</p><p><br /> Date: Tuesday, November 9, 2010<br /> Location: First Avenue Mainroom, 701 1st Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55403<br /> Doors: 5:00PM<br /> Ages: All Ages<br /> Donation: $20<br /> Buy Tickets - Limited amoun...</p>RhymesayersWed, 03 Nov 2010 18:50:00 -0500Tickets for the Celebration of the life of Micheal “eyedea” Larsen now availablehttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/494http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/494<p>Tickets for the benefit honoring the life of Micheal “eyedea” Larsen on November 9th at First Avenue go on are now available. Tickets will be sold exclusively through Fifth Element in Minneapolis with a very limited amount of tickets available online through Etix.com for people who live out of town. If you live in the Twin Cities metro area please purchase tickets at Fifth Element so those who live out of town also have the opportunity to attend. All proceeds &amp; donations will go to the family of Micheal “eyedea” Larsen.</p><p>Please note that if you purchase tickets at Fifth Element, the maximum you can buy is <em><strong>four</strong></em> tickets.</p><p>*NO CAMERAS ALLOWED*</p><p><br /> Date: Tuesday, November 9, 2010<br /> Location: First Avenue Mainroom, 701 1st Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55403<br /> Doors: 5:00PM<br /> Ages: All Ages<br /> Donation: $20<br /> ...</p>RhymesayersMon, 25 Oct 2010 17:07:00 -0500RSE Radio Tribute to Micheal "eyedea" Larsen tonighthttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/490http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/490<p><strong>UPDATE: <span class="UIIntentionalStory_Names"></span><span class="UIStory_Message">Stream the RSE Radio eyedea tribute from last night at http://Rhymesayers.com/Radio or click HERE to download the MP3.</span></strong></p><p>Join us tonight at 9:00PM – 11:00PM CST on RSE Radio to remember our dear friend and brother Micheal "eyedea" Larsen. We'll be playing music and sharing memories with some of Mikey's peers. We would love to hear from all of you that loved and supported Mikey's art over the years as well. If you would like to share a special memory or experience you had please leave them at: www.twitter.com/rseradio , www.facebook.com/rseradio or radio@rhymesayers.com and we will be randomly selecting your comments to read on the air throughout the night.</p><p>You can tune into RSE Radio at 90.3FM in Minneapolis, 106.7FM in St. Paul or online at www.rhymesayers.com , www.facebook.com/rs...</p>RhymesayersSat, 23 Oct 2010 12:05:00 -0500Remembering Micheal “eyedea” Larsenhttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/488http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/488<p><strong>*For more videos, photos and quotes, please visit Rhymesayers.com/Eyedea</strong></p><p>On Saturday, October 16, 2010, we lost our beloved friend, family member and artist Micheal “eyedea” Larsen at the age of 28. Eyedea, who was most notably known for his music with Eyedea &amp; Abilities, Oliver Hart, Face Candy and Carbon Carousel, was an artist in its truest form. He will be deeply missed, but never forgotten. In the days to come, we feel the focus should be on Micheal’s life, music and legacy. Let’s celebrate his life, remember his music and never forget what he has given us all.</p><p>We miss you. We love you. And, you will not be forgotten.</p><p>Micheal “eyedea” Larsen 11.09.81 – 10.16.10 R.I.P.</p><p>All donations can be directed to Micheal’s Mom, Kathy Averill: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&amp;host...</p>RhymesayersFri, 22 Oct 2010 15:44:00 -0500DJ Abilities, Dark Time Sunshine (feat. Onry Ozzborn), Pigeon John In-Store at Fifth Element on Friday 10/15!http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/476http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/476<p><strong>DJ Abilities</strong> , <strong>Dark Time Sunshine</strong> , and <strong>Pigeon John</strong> will all be performing and signing items this Friday! After the signing they'll be performing at 7th St. Entry.</p><p><strong>10.15.10</strong><strong></strong><br /> Fifth Element In-Store Performance &amp; Signing<br /> Performing: Pigeon John, DJ Abilities, Dark Time Sunshine<br /> Fifth Element<br /> 2411 Hennepin Ave. S. <br /> Minneapolis, MN 55405<br /> 5:30pm<br /> All Ages<br /> FREE!<br />RSVP on Facebook</p><p><strong>10.15.10</strong><br /> Performing: DJ Abilities, Dark Time Sunshine, Pigeon John<br /> 7th St. Entry<br /> 701 1st Ave. N.<br /> Minneapolis, MN 55405<br /> Doors: 9:00pm<br /> 18+<br /> Tickets: $10 Advance/$12 Door<br /> Buy Tickets at Fifth Element, The Depot, First Avenue</p><p><br /><strong>Fifth Element:</strong> FifthElementOnline.com | Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersTue, 12 Oct 2010 20:09:00 -0500E&A Tour ends Saturday!http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/349http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/349<p><strong>Photo Credit: Ben LaFond</strong> <br /><br /> Eyedea &amp; Abilities took a quick trip home to play the Bastille Day Block Party in Minneapolis over the weekend. They're back in Philly tonight at First Unitarian Church to continue their tour which finishes up this weekend so make sure you see them before then! Remaining tour dates below, complete show details at Rhymesayers.com/Events. <br /><br /> 07.19 - Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church<br /> 07.20 - Baltimore, MD @ The Otterbar<br /> 07.21 - Columbus, OH @ Skully's Music Diner<br /> 07.22 - Chicago, IL @ The Bottom Lounge<br /> 07.23 - Oshkosh, WI @ Algoma Club<br /> 07.24 - Madison, WI @ High Noon Saloon <br /><br /> <strong>Eyedea &amp; Abilities</strong>: Twitter | Facebook | Myspace <br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersMon, 19 Jul 2010 21:46:00 -0500Soundset Wrap Uphttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/322http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/322<p>With over 17,000 people in attendance this was our most successful Soundset yet! We'd like to thank all of the artists who performed, everyone who worked behind the scenes and of course you our dedicated and loyal fans for making Soundset an amazing success! If you missed any coverage of the event head over to www.soundsetfestival.com or check out the pictures on our flickr page. Stay tuned for some exclusive video and additional Soundset updates! <br /><br /> BK-One wanted to share his "Soundset Practice Sessions" mix with you which you can download right here. <br /><br /> <strong>Soundset:</strong> SoundsetFestival.com | Twitter | Facebook | Myspace</p>RhymesayersFri, 04 Jun 2010 15:06:00 -0500E&A Announce July Tourhttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/319http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/319<p>Eyedea &amp; Abilities will be hitting the road on a headlining tour of the Midwest and East Coast in mid July. They'll kick off their tour in Minneapolis, MN at the <strong>Walker Art Center</strong> and finish up in Madison, Wi at the High Noon Saloon on July 24th. A complete list of dates is below or catch complete details over on the E&amp;A Events Page. <br /><br /> 07.11 - Minneapolis, MN @ The Walker Art Center<br /> 07.13 - Toronto, ON @ Sneaky Dee's<br /> 07.14 - Buffalo, NY @ Big Orbit Soundlab<br /> 07.15 - Providence, RI @ Jerky's Live Music Hall<br /> 07.16 - Portland, ME @ Space<br /> 07.17 - New York, NY @ The Mercury Lounge<br /> 07.19 - Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church<br /> 07.20 - Baltimore, MD @ The Otterbar<br /> 07.21 - Columbus, OH @ Skully's Music Diner<br /> 07.22 - Chicago, IL @ The Bottom Lounge<br /> 07.23 - Oshkosh, WI @ Algoma Club<br /> 07.24 - Mad...</p>RhymesayersWed, 02 Jun 2010 22:50:00 -0500Eyedea performing with Puppy Dogs & Ice Cream this Fridayhttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/316http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/316<p>It's that time again, the Rhymesayers Hip Hop class taught at The Institute of Production and Recording is coming towards the end of the quarter. That means the class of 9 students had to book a venue, find some headlining artists, create music together as a class to perform, and promote the whole event!! <br /><br /> Come check out the results on June 3rd at the <strong>Triple Rock</strong>. Performers include Eyedea's newest project "Puppy Dogs &amp; Ice Cream" which features Eyedea, Kristoff Krane, Impulse &amp; Mr Dufaux), Muja Messiah, 2 Against and the class themselves, The Essentials. <br /><br /> @ Triple Rock 629 Cedar Ave. S. Mpls MN, Doors at 9 PM<br /> 18 and Up Event<br /> $3 Admission <br /><br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersTue, 01 Jun 2010 18:51:00 -0500The Official 2010 Soundset Site Map!http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/309http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/309<p> <br /><br /> <strong>Soundset RSVP:</strong> Facebook | Twitter<br /><strong>After Party RSVP:</strong> Facebook<br /><br /> Buy your Soundset Festival &amp; After Party tickets online through Ticketmaster or walk up through Fifth Element in Minneapolis! <br /><br /> Make sure you follow, fan or text "SS2010" to #66937 for Soundset updates and your chance to win! <br /><br /> <strong>Soundset:</strong> SoundsetFestival.com | Twitter | Facebook | Myspace<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Myspace</p>RhymesayersSat, 22 May 2010 04:58:00 -0500Do you know who’s playing at Soundset 2010?http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/291http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/291<p><object width="560" height="340" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/zSQEGyUsAbQ&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/zSQEGyUsAbQ&amp;hl=en_US&amp;fs=1&amp;" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Rhymesayers Entertainment and Rose Presents bring you the third annual Soundset Festival Sunday, May 30th 2010: the official Midwest kick-off of the summer with nine hours of the best independent Hip Hop music in one day. It all goes down at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN . <br /><br /> Confirmed artists for Soundset 2010 include: Atmosphere, Method Man &amp; Redman, Brother Ali, Hieroglyphics featuring Del The Funky Homosapien, Souls of Mischief, Casual and Pep Love, P.O.S, Murs, Freeway &amp; Jake One, Eyedea &amp; Abilities, Wiz Khalifa, Cage, DJ Rob Swift, Grieves &amp; Budo, 45 King, People Under The Stairs, BK One, DJ Revolution, Dessa, Yelawolf, Fashawn, Themselves, Busdriver, Toki Wright, Solillaquists of Sound, Prof with Rahzwell, Cecil Otter, Dark Time Sunshine, Ernest Rhodes, A.R.M , Mike Dreams, I.B....</p>RhymesayersTue, 27 Apr 2010 20:12:00 -0500Fifth Element x Soundset x Record Store Day Eventhttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/274http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/274<p><strong>Record Store Day</strong> is coming up quick! Hopefully all of you are already familiar with the Indie Record Store "Holiday", but just in case: Record Store Day is a annual event to show appreciation and honor the importance of Independent Record Stores World Wide! Across the world stores will be doing a variety of events, in stores, &amp; specials. <br /><br /> <strong>FIFTH ELEMENT RECORD STORE DAY EVENT 2010: WITH SPECIAL SOUNDSET DEALS ALL DAY!!</strong><br /> In a time of stores closing at a rapid rate, Fifth Element is as strong as ever with 11 years in the game! We'll be celebrating Record Store Day by showcasing some of the Twin Cities finest and upcoming local talent. <br /><br /> <strong>Freestyles/Short Performances Sets By:</strong> Eyedea, Dessa, A.R.M, Prof &amp; Rahzwell, Longshot, DJ Snuggles, Mike Dreams, I.B.E, Ernest Rhodes, Yakub and more! <br /><br /> <strong>DJ S...</strong></p>RhymesayersFri, 09 Apr 2010 20:54:00 -0500Catch a FREE ride to Soundsethttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/272http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/272<p>Soundset is officially offering a <strong>FREE</strong> ride to those of you that do not have transportation to Shakopee, MN. <br /><br /> Here's the deal, Soundset will offer a FREE shuttle service from Mall of America at the North Bus Loop direct to Canterbury- dropping off at the entrance to the concert site. We will have 2 buses going every half hour starting at 10:00am. Please note, the pick up location is NOT the MOA transit center. Just look for the orange school buses that say Positive Connection and SOUNDSET. The FREE shuttles run every half hour, with the last bus departing Soundset at 9:30PM. <br /><br /> If you have any questions, please email soundset@rhymesayers.com with subject: Transportation. <br /><br /> To get to MOA on public transportation, check out this link: MetroTransit Trip Planner <br /><br /> <strong>RSVP:</strong> Facebook | Twitter <br /><br /> Soun...</p>RhymesayersThu, 08 Apr 2010 15:39:00 -05002010 Soundset tickets officially on sale!http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/266http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/266<p>Rhymesayers Entertainment and <strong>Rose Presents</strong> bring you the third annual Soundset Festival <strong>Sunday, May 30th 2010</strong>: the official Midwest kick-off of the summer with nine hours of the best independent Hip Hop music in one day. It all goes down at <strong>Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN</strong> . <br /><br /> Confirmed artists for Soundset 2010 include: <strong>Atmosphere, Method Man &amp; Redman, Brother Ali, Hieroglyphics featuring Del The Funky Homosapien, Souls of Mischief, Casual and Pep Love, P.O.S, Murs, Freeway &amp; Jake One, Eyedea &amp; Abilities, Wiz Khalifa, Cage, DJ Rob Swift, Grieves &amp; Budo, 45 King, People Under The Stairs, BK One, DJ Revolution, Dessa, Yelawolf, Fashawn, Themselves, Busdriver, Toki Wright, Solillaquists of Sound, Prof with Rahzwell, Cecil Otter, Dark Time Sunshine, Ernest Rhodes, A.R.M , Mike Dreams, I.B.E...</strong></p>RhymesayersFri, 02 Apr 2010 14:25:00 -0500Official 2010 Soundset Line Up Announced!http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/263http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/263<p>Rhymesayers Entertainment and <strong>Rose Presents</strong> bring you the third annual Soundset Festival <strong>Sunday, May 30th 2010</strong>: the official Midwest kick-off of the summer with nine hours of the best independent Hip Hop music in one day. It all goes down at <strong>Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN</strong> . <br /><br /> Confirmed artists for Soundset 2010 include: <strong>Atmosphere, Method Man &amp; Redman, Brother Ali, Hieroglyphics featuring Del The Funky Homosapien, Souls of Mischief, Casual and Pep Love, P.O.S, Murs, Freeway &amp; Jake One, Eyedea &amp; Abilities, Wiz Khalifa, Cage, DJ Rob Swift, Grieves &amp; Budo, 45 King, People Under The Stairs, BK One, DJ Revolution, Dessa, Yelawolf, Fashawn, Themselves, Busdriver, Toki Wright, Solillaquists of Sound, Prof with Rahzwell, Cecil Otter, Dark Time Sunshine, Ernest Rhodes, A.R.M , Mike Dreams, I.B.E...</strong></p>RhymesayersTue, 30 Mar 2010 19:24:00 -0500E&A and Dosh drop remix to support tourhttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/207http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/207<p>Eyedea &amp; Abilities kicked off their tour yesterday to support their latest album By The Throat. They're joined by a fellow Minneapolis musician Dosh<a> for the entirety of the tour. To honor this tour collaboration <strong>Dosh</strong> remixed "Burn Fetish" off of By The Throat and we're offering it up as a free download to you! Download the track here and buy your tickets here! For complete tour details head over to the tour schedule. <br /><br /> 01.31 - Missoula, MT @ The Palace<br /> 02.01 - Spokane, WA @ The Boulevard<br /> 02.02 - Calgary, AB @ Republik | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.03 - Edmonton, AB @ Brixx Bar<br /> 02.05 - Vancouver, BC @ The Biltmore Cabaret | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.06 - Seattle, WA @ Nectar Lounge | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.07 - Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theater | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.08 - Eugene, OR @ WOW Hall<br /> 02.10 - San Francisco, CA @ Botto...</a></p>RhymesayersFri, 29 Jan 2010 19:07:00 -0600Eyedea & Abilities kick off national tour in one week!http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/197http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/197<p>Eyedea &amp; Abilities are heading back on the road to support their latest album By The Throat. They'll be joined by a fellow Minneapolis musician Dosh<a> for the entire duration of the tour. Grab your tickets now! <br /><br /> 01.28 - Duluth, MN @ Pizza Luce<br /> 01.31 - Missoula, MT @ The Palace<br /> 02.01 - Spokane, WA @ The Boulevard<br /> 02.02 - Calgary, AB @ Republik | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.05 - Vancouver, BC @ The Biltmore Cabaret | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.06 - Seattle, WA @ Nectar Lounge | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.07 - Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theater | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.08 - Eugene, OR @ WOW Hall<br /> 02.10 - San Francisco, CA @ Bottom Of The Hill | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.11 - Los Angeles, CA @ Echoplex<br /> 02.12 - Scottsdale, AZ @ Chasers | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.13 - Flagstaff, AZ @ Green Room | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.15 - Albuquerque, NM @ Launchpad | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.1...</a></p>RhymesayersThu, 21 Jan 2010 19:36:00 -0600Eyedea & Abilities Tour kicks off in 3 weeks!http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/190http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/190<p>Eyedea &amp; Abilities are heading back on the road to support their latest album By The Throat. They'll be joined by a fellow Minneapolis musician Dosh<a> for the entire duration of the tour. Grab your tickets now! <br /><br /> 01.28 - Duluth, MN @ Pizza Luce<br /> 01.31 - Missoula, MT @ The Palace<br /> 02.01 - Spokane, WA @ The Boulevard<br /> 02.02 - Calgary, AB @ Republik | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.05 - Vancouver, BC @ The Biltmore Cabaret | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.06 - Seattle, WA @ Nectar Lounge | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.07 - Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theater | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.08 - Eugene, OR @ WOW Hall<br /> 02.10 - San Francisco, CA @ Bottom Of The Hill | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.11 - Los Angeles, CA @ Echoplex<br /> 02.12 - Scottsdale, AZ @ Chasers | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.13 - Flagstaff, AZ @ Green Room | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.15 - Albuquerque, NM @ Launchpad | Buy Tickets<br /> 02.1...</a></p>RhymesayersWed, 06 Jan 2010 22:01:00 -0600Eyedea & Abilities to tour with Doshhttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/184http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/184<p>Eyedea &amp; Abilities are heading back on the road to support their latest album By The Throat. They'll be joined by a fellow Minneapolis musician Dosh<a> for the entire duration of the tour. Cities and venues below with complete show info coming soon! <br /><br /> 01.28 - Duluth, MN @ Pizza Luce<br /> 01.31 - Missoula, MT @ The Palace<br /> 02.01 - Spokane, WA @ The Boulevard<br /> 02.02 - Calgary, AB @ Republik<br /> 02.05 - Vancouver, BC @ The Biltmore Cabaret<br /> 02.06 - Seattle, WA @ Nectar Lounge<br /> 02.07 - Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theater<br /> 02.08 - Eugene, OR @ WOW Hall<br /> 02.10 - San Francisco, CA @ Bottom Of The Hill<br /> 02.11 - Los Angeles, CA @ Echoplex<br /> 02.12 - Scottsdale, AZ @ Chasers<br /> 02.13 - Flagstaff, AZ @ Green Room<br /> 02.15 - Albuquerque, NM @ Launchpad<br /> 02.16 - Denver, CO @ The Marquis Theatre<br /> 02.18 - Lawrence, KS @ Jackpot Saloon...</a></p>RhymesayersMon, 21 Dec 2009 23:22:00 -0600Eyedea & Abilities "Smile" video premiere on MTVuhttp://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/143http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/143<p>Eyedea &amp; Abilities have their second official video off their latest album By The Throat premiering on MTVu today. Check it out there or peep it below. <br /><br /> <object width="423" height="318" data="http://www.mtvu.com/player/embed/" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="flashvars" value="CONFIG_URL=http://www.mtvu.com/player/embed/configuration.jhtml%3fvid%3D452309" /><param name="src" value="http://www.mtvu.com/player/embed/" /><param name="wmode" value="transparent" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Video Director: Maria Juranic<br /> Video Producer: Scott Ferril<br /> Production Company: Rent The Sky Films<br /> Cinematographer: Dave Speers <br /><br /> Buy "<strong>By The Throat</strong>" - Fifth Element | iTunes | Amazon <br /><br /> Catch them on tour starting next with complete details HERE. <br /><br /> Fifth Element | Amazon | iTunes</p>RhymesayersWed, 11 Nov 2009 22:50:00 -0600Eyedea & Abilities to tour with Themselves http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/111http://mail.youcantimagine.com/news/111<p>Eyedea &amp; Abilities will be heading out on tour with <strong>Themselves</strong> mid-November. A complete list of dates is below. Make sure you check out the tour schedule for complete show details. <br /><br /> 11.19 - Austin, TX - Highball <br /> 11.20 - Denton, TX - Hailey’s <br /> 11.21 - Baton Rouge, LA - Spanish Moon <br /> 11.22 - New Orleans, LA - The Parish Room - HOB <br /> 11.23 - Atlanta, GA - 529 <br /> 11.24 - Chapel Hill, NC - Local 506 <br /> 11.25 - Washington, DC - Rock and Roll Hotel <br /> 11.27 - Brooklyn, NY - Knitting Factory <br /> 11.28 - Cambridge, MA - Middle East Downstairs <br /> 11.29 - Providence, RI - Jerky’s Live Music Hall <br /> 12.01 - Toronto, ONT - El Mocambo <br /> 12.02 - Ann Arbor, MI - Blind Pig <br /> 12.03 - Chicago, IL - Reggie’s <br /> 12.04 - Minneapolis, MN - Varsity <br /> 12.05 - Milwaukee, WI - Cactus Club <br /><br /> Twitter | Facebook | Myspace</p>RhymesayersWed, 14 Oct 2009 17:30:00 -0500