Recent Postshttp://smtp.iselfdevine.com/Recent Posts.en-usFifth Element/Rhymesayers End Of The World Sale - TODAY!http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/1693http://smtp.iselfdevine.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 -0600Vote for Rhymesayers on KEXP and The Current!http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/1218http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/1218<p>As you know by now, <strong>Rhymesayers</strong> supports independent radio to the fullest. Now it's your turn to support the artists and RSE!</p><p>Every year, our friends at <strong>KEXP</strong> in Seattle want to know what your top 10 albums of 2011 are. You can vote for <strong>Atmosphere</strong>, <strong>Blueprint</strong>, <strong>Grieves</strong>, <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong>, and <strong>Evidence</strong> in their poll. Also, please consider writing in your own . Click here to pick your top albums of 2011.</p><p>Not only that, <strong>89.3 The Current</strong>, a huge supporter of Rhymesayers and Twin Cities music as a whole, has chosen <strong>Atmosphere</strong>'s <em><strong>The Family Sign</strong></em> and <strong>Grieves</strong>' <em><strong>Together/Apart</strong></em> to be in their top 89 of 2011. Won't you do the same? Head to TheCurrent.org now to cast your vote - you can also write in your own choices!</p><p><strong>Atmosphere:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Myspace | Ping<strong><br />Brother Ali:</strong> BrotherAli.com | Facebook | Tw...</p>RhymesayersThu, 08 Dec 2011 14:31:00 -0600Wasted Teens Episode 6 with Murshttp://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/887http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/887<p><strong><em>Waste Age Teen Land</em></strong> marks the second release from Twin Cities quartet <strong>Face Candy</strong>. Featuring the talents of dual vocalists <strong>Micheal “Eyedea” Larsen</strong> and <strong>Kristoff Krane</strong> freestyling over the improvisations of bassist <strong>Casey O’Brien</strong> and drummer <strong>JT Bates</strong>, <strong><em>Waste Age</em></strong> marks the final record Eyedea was able to completely finish before his tragic passing in October of 2010.</p><p>In the sixth and final episode of Wasted Teens, another longtime friend of Rhymesayers and Eyedea, <strong>Murs</strong>, talks about his first impression of the album and his thoughts on the new "amazing" album.<br /><br /> <object width="693" height="424" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/d_vv8dkZPvE?version=3&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/d_vv8dkZPvE?version=3&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Recorded during two days at Winterland Studios by Brian Johnson and one night in front of an audience at St. Paul’s Black Dog Café , the album showcases the band’s full spectrum of talents—from contemplative instrumentals to auto-tuned jo...</p>RhymesayersWed, 15 Jun 2011 09:45:00 -0500Wasted Teens Episode 5 with Sage Francishttp://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/872http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/872<p><strong><em>Waste Age Teen Land</em></strong> marks the second release from Twin Cities quartet <strong>Face Candy</strong>. Featuring the talents of dual vocalists <strong>Micheal “Eyedea” Larsen</strong> and <strong>Kristoff Krane</strong> freestyling over the improvisations of bassist <strong>Casey O’Brien</strong> and drummer <strong>JT Bates</strong>, <strong><em>Waste Age</em></strong> marks the final record Eyedea was able to completely finish before his tragic passing in October of 2010.</p><p>In the fifth episode of <strong>Wasted Teens</strong>, longtime friend of Rhymesayers and Eyedea, Sage Francis, talks about his first few listens to the album and his initial reactions to the improvisational theme of the album.<br /><br /> <object width="693" height="424" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/5JmJyyEkHvk?version=3&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/5JmJyyEkHvk?version=3&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Recorded during two days at Winterland Studios by Brian Johnson and one night in front of an audience at St. Paul’s Black Dog Café , the album showcases the band’s full spectrum of talents—from contemplative instrumentals t...</p>RhymesayersThu, 09 Jun 2011 10:25:00 -0500NeuFutur Magazine reviews Face Candy's Waste Age Teen Landhttp://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/871http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/871<p>Our friends at NeuFuture magazine had some incredible things to say about the new Face Candy album, <em><strong>Waste Age Teen Land</strong></em><strong>. </strong></p><p><em>"I have little doubt in my mind that this album will be nothing less than a cult sensation – the spastic, spontaneous sounds that issue forth with each track is nothing less than genre-expanding. “Three” destroys time signatures and what rap could and should be – the bars spat here move effortlessly between providing narrative and adding to the shambling creature that is crafted by the instrumental side of things. In the same way, “Six” is a track that destroys what listeners expect from a live or a studio track. The album may now be pressed onto CD and the sessions that ultimately lead to the creation of the album happened a number of months ago, but Face Candy will ...</em></p>RhymesayersWed, 08 Jun 2011 17:32:00 -0500Wasted Teens Episode 4 with Crescent Moonhttp://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/855http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/855<p><strong><em>Waste Age Teen Land</em></strong> marks the second release from Twin Cities quartet <strong>Face Candy</strong>. Featuring the talents of dual vocalists <strong>Micheal “Eyedea” Larsen</strong> and <strong>Kristoff Krane</strong> freestyling over the improvisations of bassist <strong>Casey O’Brien</strong> and drummer <strong>JT Bates</strong>, <strong><em>Waste Age</em></strong> marks the final record Eyedea was able to completely finish before his tragic passing in October of 2010.</p><p>Below is the fourth episode of <strong>"Wasted Teens"</strong>. A longtime friend of Rhymesayers, Crescent Moon worked with and saw Eyedea grow up and become an incredible artist, poet, and more. In this video, he dissects Micheal Larsen's career and talks about the incredible talents of all the members of <strong>Face Candy</strong>. <br /><br /> <object width="693" height="424" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/Aix8NZ0hpEM?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/Aix8NZ0hpEM?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Recorded during two days at Winterland Studios by Brian Johnson and one night in front of an audience at St. Paul’s Black Dog Café...</p>RhymesayersWed, 01 Jun 2011 10:54:00 -0500Thank you for coming to Soundset 2011!http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/853http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/853<p>A huge thank you to friends and fans from all over the world who came to Soundset 2011 - the biggest Soundset yet!</p><p>Check out the video playlist and the photo slideshow below to re-live the day's events. We'll have more for you soon!</p><p><object width="693" height="410" data="http://www.youtube.com/p/D4F05E6483B3A505?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/D4F05E6483B3A505?hl=en_US&amp;fs=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br />All videos by One Light Collective </p><p><object width="693" height="410" 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%2F72157626708778451%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2Frhymesayers%2Fsets%2F72157626708778451%2F&amp;set_id=72157626708778451&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></p><p>All photos by Jules Ameel, Joshua Schave, and John Brunner </p><p><strong>Soundset:</strong> SoundsetFestival.com | Facebook | Twitter<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | Youtube | Flickr | Myspace | Soundcloud</p>RhymesayersMon, 30 May 2011 12:07:00 -0500Wasted Teens Episode 3 with Seez Mics of Educated Consumershttp://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/846http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/846<p><strong><em>Waste Age Teen Land</em></strong> marks the second release from Twin Cities quartet <strong>Face Candy</strong>. Featuring the talents of dual vocalists <strong>Micheal “Eyedea” Larsen</strong> and <strong>Kristoff Krane</strong> freestyling over the improvisations of bassist <strong>Casey O’Brien</strong> and drummer <strong>JT Bates</strong>, <strong><em>Waste Age</em></strong> marks the final record Eyedea was able to completely finish before his tragic passing in October of 2010.</p><p>Below is the third episode of <strong>"Wasted Teens"</strong>, where Seez Mics of Educated Consumers tells us what the group is like as a whole and what it's like to share a stage with them. <br /><br /><object width="693" height="424" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/e5RO1dMOilU?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/e5RO1dMOilU?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Recorded during two days at Winterland Studios by Brian Johnson and one night in front of an audience at St. Paul’s Black Dog Café , the album showcases the band’s full spectrum of talents—from contemplative instrumentals to auto-tuned joke rapping, and every ...</p>RhymesayersWed, 25 May 2011 13:38:00 -0500Face Candy's new album Waste Age Teen Land is available today!http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/842http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/842<p><strong><em>Waste Age Teen Land</em></strong> marks the second release from Twin Cities quartet <strong>Face Candy</strong>. Featuring the talents of dual vocalists <strong>Micheal “Eyedea” Larsen</strong> and <strong>Kristoff Krane</strong> freestyling over the improvisations of bassist <strong>Casey O’Brien</strong> and drummer <strong>JT Bates</strong>, <strong><em>Waste Age</em></strong> marks the final record Eyedea was able to completely finish before his tragic passing in October of 2010.</p><p></p><p>Recorded during two days at Winterland Studios by Brian Johnson and one night in front of an audience at St. Paul’s Black Dog Café , the album showcases the band’s full spectrum of talents—from contemplative instrumentals to auto-tuned joke rapping, and every shade in between. The record, and indeed the entire philosophy behind Face Candy requires sharp awareness in the moment. Are you ready to take the leap?</p><p><strong><em>Waste Age Teen Land</em></strong> is...</p>RhymesayersMon, 23 May 2011 10:38:00 -0500Soundset is in ONE WEEK!http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/841http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/841<p><strong>It's the Final Countdown...</strong></p><p><strong>TODAY</strong> is your last chance to get your Soundset tickets at the special low price of $38! At 12:00AM Midnight, Monday, May 23rd tickets increase to $43 so make sure you get out and pick up your tickets today before they go up to their final pre-sale price! VIP Tickets are SOLD OUT!</p><p><object width="693" height="410" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/y7uhW6U2sV8?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/y7uhW6U2sV8?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>You can still buy General Admission tickets through both TicketWeb &amp; Fifth Element. All tickets purchased through <strong>Fifth Element</strong> are walk up only which means you will have to go to the store to buy them. Fifth Element is located at 2411 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN. If you have any questions about these tickets please call 612.377.0044.</p><p>Follow @Soundset on Twitter, like Soundset on Facebook, and text “Rhymesayers” to 66937 for chances to win tickets, upgrades and for updates!</p><p>Also, ti...</p>RhymesayersSun, 22 May 2011 13:32:00 -0500This is your last weekend to get General Admission Soundset tickets at $38http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/837http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/837<p>This is your last weekend to get your Soundset tickets at the special low price of $38! At 12:00AM Midnight, Monday, May 23rd tickets increase to $43 so make sure you get out and pick up your tickets today before they go up to their final pre-sale price!</p><p><object width="693" height="410" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/y7uhW6U2sV8?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/y7uhW6U2sV8?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>VIP Tickets are SOLD OUT!</p><p>You can still buy General Admission tickets through both TicketWeb &amp; Fifth Element. All tickets purchased through <strong>Fifth Element</strong> are walk up only which means you will have to go to the store to buy them. Fifth Element is located at 2411 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN. If you have any questions about these tickets please call 612.377.0044.</p><p>Follow @Soundset on Twitter, like Soundset on Facebook, and text “Rhymesayers” to 66937 for chances to win tickets, upgrades and for updates!</p><p>Also, tickets are moving fast for th...</p>RhymesayersFri, 20 May 2011 13:14:00 -0500Wasted Teens Episode 2 with Slug + Hands On with Waste Age Teen Landhttp://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/833http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/833<p><strong><em>Waste Age Teen Land</em></strong> marks the second release from Twin Cities quartet <strong>Face Candy</strong>. Featuring the talents of dual vocalists <strong>Micheal “Eyedea” Larsen</strong> and <strong>Kristoff Krane</strong> freestyling over the improvisations of bassist <strong>Casey O’Brien</strong> and drummer <strong>JT Bates</strong>, <strong><em>Waste Age</em></strong> marks the final record Eyedea was able to completely finish before his tragic passing in October of 2010.</p><p>Below is the second episode of <strong>"Wasted Teens"</strong>, where Slug of<strong> Atmosphere</strong> discusses what movie <em><strong>Waste Age Teen Land</strong></em> could be the soundtrack for. <br /> <br /> <object width="693" height="424" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/ajxA13eXsvk?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/ajxA13eXsvk?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Recorded during two days at Winterland Studios by Brian Johnson and one night in front of an audience at St. Paul’s Black Dog Café , the album showcases the band’s full spectrum of talents—from contemplative instrumentals to auto-tuned joke rapping, and every shade in between. The record, ...</p>RhymesayersWed, 18 May 2011 09:22:00 -0500Pre-order the upcoming Face Candy album and collaborate with us!http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/825http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/825<p>If you're one of the first 300 pre-orders of the new <strong>Face Candy</strong> album <strong><em>Waste Age Teen Land</em></strong>, you can contribute to the collaborative nature of the project!</p><p>Head over to Rhymesayers.com/WasteAgeTeenLand to see the interactive digital mural. Each tile belongs to one of the first 300 fans who pre-ordered Waste Age Teen Land from Fifth Element Online. Fans are given the option to either leave their square as it was, or submit an image of their choosing, making the final "big picture" a collaboration between Face Candy's fans and artist Louis N. LaPierre. If you want a part of you to be a part of this album - then pre-order today. There's not many spots left, so hurry! Pre-order yours today from <strong>Fifth Element</strong><strong>: Order Now</strong>. You can choose from a limited deluxe CD version or limited hand numbered v...</p>RhymesayersWed, 11 May 2011 12:58:00 -0500Do You Know Who's Playing at Soundset 2011?http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/822http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/822<p>In case you needed a reminder, check out the video below to see who will be at <strong>Soundset 2011</strong>!</p><p><object width="693" height="424" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/y7uhW6U2sV8?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/y7uhW6U2sV8?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p><strong>Rhymesayers Entertainment</strong> and <strong>Rose Presents</strong> bring you the fourth annual Soundset Festival: 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 . Confirmed artists for Soundset 2011 include: Atmosphere, Big Boi, De La Soul, Slaughterhouse , Brother Ali, Doomtree , Evidence x Rakaa-Iriscience x DJ Babu, Mac Miller, Curren$y, Blueprint, Grieves &amp; Budo, Zion I &amp; The Grouch, Sab The Artist, DJ Abilities, Face Candy, Edan with special guest Paten Locke, Macklemore &amp; Ryan Lewis, Looptroop Rockers, Rubberoom, Soulcrate Music, 2Mex, Mr. Gene Poole, Qwazaar, Longshot, Mally, Desdamona, Duenday, Mi...</p>RhymesayersTue, 10 May 2011 13:35:00 -0500Face Candy presents: "Wasted Teens" - Episode 1http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/812http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/812<p><strong><em>Waste Age Teen Land</em></strong> marks the second release from Twin Cities quartet <strong>Face Candy</strong>. Featuring the talents of dual vocalists <strong>Micheal “Eyedea” Larsen</strong> and <strong>Kristoff Krane</strong> freestyling over the improvisations of bassist <strong>Casey O’Brien</strong> and drummer <strong>JT Bates</strong>, <strong><em>Waste Age</em></strong> marks the final record Eyedea was able to completely finish before his tragic passing in October of 2010.</p><p>Below is the first episode of <strong>"Wasted Teens"</strong>, an-under-the-bridge interview with Jeremy Ylvisaker.<br />Jeremy is a friend of Face Candy, and an artist/collaborator with Guitar Party, Carbon Carousel, Alpha Consumer, and Andrew Bird. <br /> <br /> <object width="693" height="420" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/_e6mPwvWODU?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/_e6mPwvWODU?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Recorded during two days at Winterland Studios by Brian Johnson and one night in front of an audience at St. Paul’s Black Dog Café , the album showcases the band’s full spectrum of talents—from contemplat...</p>RhymesayersWed, 04 May 2011 11:57:00 -0500Soundset 2011 Fifth Element Stage Headliners Face Candy announce new album, Waste Age Teen Landhttp://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/763http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/763<p>Announced today, the Fifth Element Stage Headlining act <strong>Face Candy</strong> will be releasing an album on Rhymesayers Entertainment on May 24th, titled <strong><em>Waste Age Teen Land</em></strong>. This is the second release from Twin Cities quartet <strong>Face Candy</strong>. Featuring the talents of dual vocalists <strong>Micheal “Eyedea” Larsen</strong> and <strong>Kristoff Krane</strong> freestyling over the improvisations of bassist <strong>Casey O’Brien</strong> and drummer <strong>JT Bates</strong>, <strong><em>Waste Age</em></strong> marks the final record Eyedea was able to completely finish before his tragic passing in October of 2010.</p><p></p><p>Recorded during two days at Winterland Studios by Brian Johnson and one night in front of an audience at St. Paul’s Black Dog Café , the album showcases the band’s full spectrum of talents—from contemplative instrumentals to auto-tuned joke rapping, and every shade in between. The record...</p>RhymesayersThu, 14 Apr 2011 16:53:00 -0500Face Candy announces new album Waste Age Teen Land coming on Rhymesayers May 24thhttp://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/762http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/762<p><strong><em>Waste Age Teen Land</em></strong> marks the second release from Twin Cities quartet <strong>Face Candy</strong>. Featuring the talents of dual vocalists <strong>Micheal “Eyedea” Larsen</strong> and <strong>Kristoff Krane</strong> freestyling over the improvisations of bassist <strong>Casey O’Brien</strong> and drummer <strong>JT Bates</strong>, <strong><em>Waste Age</em></strong> marks the final record Eyedea was able to completely finish before his tragic passing in October of 2010.<br /><br /></p><p>Recorded during two days at Winterland Studios by Brian Johnson and one night in front of an audience at St. Paul’s Black Dog Café , the album showcases the band’s full spectrum of talents—from contemplative instrumentals to auto-tuned joke rapping, and every shade in between. The record, and indeed the entire philosophy behind Face Candy requires sharp awareness in the moment. Are you ready to take the leap?</p><p><strong><em>Waste Age Teen Land</em></strong> hi...</p>RhymesayersThu, 14 Apr 2011 12:47:00 -0500Buy your Soundset 2011 tickets today!http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/732http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/732<p>Both General Admission and VIP fan pre-sale tickets are available online from TicketWeb or at Fifth Element, <strong>2411 Hennepin Avenue S., Minneapolis MN 55405 | 612.377.0044</strong>. Tickets available in store only. If you pay with cash or make an additional purchase of any kind there are no fees. If you pay with a credit card a processing fee of $2 per ticket for general admission and $3 per ticket for VIP will be applied. <br /> <br /> Ticket limit 8 per person. <br /><br /> The VIP tickets are $90.00 and include the following amenities:<br /> - limited edition swag bag<br /> - Soundset Festival shirt<br /> - exclusive VIP parking<br /> - separate VIP entrance to the festival grounds<br /> - access to a special exclusive VIP area near the main stage bleacher style seating viewing the main stage<br /> - shaded tent chill area<br /> - meet and greets with artists...</p>RhymesayersMon, 04 Apr 2011 14:00:00 -0500Official 2011 Soundset Lineup Announced!http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/715http://smtp.iselfdevine.com/news/715<p><strong>Rhymesayers Entertainment</strong> and <strong>Rose Presents </strong>bring you the fourth annual Soundset Festival:  the official Midwest kick-off of the summer with nine hours of the best independent Hip Hop music in one day. It all goes down at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN .</p><p>Confirmed artists for <strong>Soundset 2011 </strong>include:<strong> </strong><strong>Atmosphere, Big Boi, De La Soul, Slaughterhouse , Brother Ali, Doomtree , Evidence x Rakaa-Iriscience x DJ Babu, Mac Miller, Curren$y, Blueprint, Grieves &amp; Budo, Zion I &amp; The Grouch, Sab The Artist, DJ Abilities, Face Candy, Edan with special guest Paten Locke, Macklemore &amp; Ryan Lewis, Looptroop Rockers, Rubberoom, Soulcrate Music, 2Mex, Mr. Gene Poole, Qwazaar, Longshot, Mally, Desdamona, Duenday, Midwest Konnect, Rocky Diamonds, Stage One, Shortkut, Noam The Drummer, Exile, Maseo, Skeme Ric...</strong></p>RhymesayersMon, 28 Mar 2011 10:13:00 -0500