Day 2: two disappointing performances back-to-back by two rappers I love: Atmosphere (Slug and Ant on the decks above) and Eminem. So, what gives? Both performances seemed super phoned in and frankly, soul-less. Slug decided to stick to new songs instead of crowd pleasers which is seriously self-gratifying artist bullsh!t; note to all performers: it’s [...]
Entries Tagged as 'slug'
August 7th, 2011 No Comments
March 13th, 2011 No Comments
as indicated by his wedding band in this video (and confirmed by my sleuthing); to quote the eighties, “enquiring minds wanna know,” haha. apparently, the rapper got married last year and has a new son—first jigga, now this…congratulations sean!!
February 1st, 2011 No Comments
yes! hear Atmosphere- “Minnesota Nice” feat. Prof, Mr. Gene Poole & Felipe Cuauhtli of Los Nativos right here. and for those interested in seeing their coming tour (MN exclusive only, you get the theme), here are the dates: 2.22 – Mankato, MN @ MNSU Ballroom SOLD OUT 2.23 – Bemidji, MN @ Sanford Center Ballroom [...]
October 19th, 2010 No Comments
what sad news to hear this morning, that eyedea, had died saturday in his sleep. i met and interviewed eyedea a bunch of times in new york while working for sohh.com, really nice and smart guy. my favorite memory is back in 2000 when i got assigned to cover the HBO “blaze battle” at hammerstein [...]
September 1st, 2010 No Comments
In support of their upcoming To All My Friends tour (and accompanying double EP) Atmosphere is dropping a new mp3 today “Freefalling”. Point yer browser this way and see you at their Chicago show.
July 23rd, 2010 No Comments
Could you make it into one of Slug’s fantasies? I’m still trying, but you can see for yourself as one of my musical favorites hits the road this fall with Rhymesayers label mates Blueprint, Grieves & Budo, and DJ Rare Groove. Highly recommended people. Highly. ATMOSPHERE TO ALL MY FRIENDS TOUR DATES: 9.08- Madison, WI [...]