May
28
th
2016
Mainroom
Saturday
May
28
th
2016
Mainroom

Rhymesayers presents

Soundset Official Before Party

with Grieves, deM atlaS, DJ Abilities and more!

Show Starts

7PM

Ages

18+

Special Guests


Grieves

Benjamin Laub – better known as Grieves – is a Seattle-based hip-hop artist signed to Rhymesayers Entertainment. He emerged in 2007 with the independently released Irreversible, which led to touring...

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deM atlaS

When Joshua Turner was a kid growing up in a dysfunctional home in Minneapolis there were two things that he’d turn to for comfort when his parents fought: the Fugees...

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DJ Abilities

Billy Freekin Dee. In the beginning… there were turntables on a hardwood floor. DJ’ing for the first six months was done on the ground with a case of beer. Eventually...

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Kevin Abstract

Kevin Abstract is a Texas based hip-hop polymath as much at home kicking a sharp sixteen as laying down an heartfelt hook, and his 2014 mixtape MTV1987 is one of...

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Sarah White

Sarah White is a nationally recognized singer / songwriter known for her previous projects including Black Blondie and Shiro Dame. Sharing stages and collaborating with artists including Yasiin Bey, K-OS,...

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NAZEEM & SPENCER JOLES

Nazeem Cunningham met Spencer Joles in middle school, and neither expected to be making music together almost a decade later. “I kind of just went up to him and started...

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DJ Adatrak

DJ Adatrak made his way to the stage in a decidedly unconventional way. After graduating from University of Minnesota with a degree in architecture, he knew his passion was more...

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Hosted By


MR. PETER PARKER

DJ/music director at Go 96.3 FM. After more than half a decade away from Minnesota, Parker was eager to come back for the opportunity to shape Go 95.3. Parker has spent 20 years...

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Venue


First Avenue Mainroom

Since 1970

First Avenue is more than just four walls, a soundboard, and a stage; it is the epicenter of live music and entertainment in Minneapolis. Having celebrated its 45th Anniversary in…

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