Recent Postshttp://atmospheresucks.com/Recent Posts.en-usRhymesayers Warehouse Sale!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/2093http://atmospheresucks.com/news/2093<p>Out with the old to make room for the new! We're clearing out the warehouse in anticipation for new gear in 2017!<br /><br /> This is your last chance at tons of out of print merchandise. These items are never coming back in stock and they're priced at deep discounts, starting as low as $3 each! Shirts, hoodies and jackets from Atmosphere, Brother Ali, Aesop Rock, deM atlaS and many more! Check it out HERE before someone else snatches it all up!</p>RhymesayersMon, 02 Jan 2017 10:55:00 -0600— Open Letter To The Community From Siddiq —http://atmospheresucks.com/news/2025http://atmospheresucks.com/news/2025<p>— Open Letter To The Community From Siddiq —<br /><br /> It's not in my nature to be a public person. I’ve spent my career behind the scenes developing platforms for other people to tell their stories and offer their messages to the world. When I read Psalm One’s comments about our 20 year celebration this Friday, my first reaction was not to respond. I’ve always believed that regardless of what anyone says, the best response is to keep it moving and let my work and legacy speak for themselves. After reading her statements though, I feel I owe it to myself, my team and our community to tell my truth.<br /><br /> I’m proud that the label we’ve built from the ground is a platform for artists with a wide spectrum of identities to express themselves. We’ve developed a roster of diverse ethnicities, religions, lang...</p>RhymesayersTue, 01 Dec 2015 15:46:00 -0600Rhymesayers 20 Compilationhttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/2024http://atmospheresucks.com/news/2024<p>Now, let's take a sec to think back! We've compiled 20 years of Rhymesayers history into this one monumental compilation showcasing the diversity and progression of the label over the years, for your listening pleasure. With a whopping 80 tracks covering every release from day one, arranged mostly in chronological order, this is well over 5 hours of Rhymesayers legacy. <br /><br /> Whether you've been a fan since 1995, or you've just learned of us – whether you've only heard a few RSE artists, or you follow the entire roster – this collection defines why Rhymesayers has been a mainstay in independent Hip-Hop for over two decades, and counting. <br /><br /> Discover, reflect, reminisce, and diversify. <br /><br /> Stream or buy RSE20 from your favorite service provider below NOW! <br /><br /> iTunes | Amazon | Google Play | Spotify | ...</p>RhymesayersTue, 01 Dec 2015 10:47:00 -060020 Reasons to Spend $20 for RSE20http://atmospheresucks.com/news/2022http://atmospheresucks.com/news/2022<p>We are just two weeks away from the Rhymesayers 20 Anniversary Concert at Target Center in Minneapolis!</p><p><strong>- Here's 20 Reasons to Spend $20 for Rhymesayers 20 Anniversary Concert - </strong><br /><br /> 1. It is the first time an independent record label from Minneapolis has created an entire bill of independent artists for a ONE night only show in the Target Center. <br /><br /> 2. This show is a once in a lifetime opportunity, there will not be a second chance. <br /><br /> 3. The number of FELT albums = 3. Yes, FELT will make a special appearance. <br /><br /> 4. What else do you have to do on a Friday night on the 4th of December? <br /><br /> 5. Doors open at 5pm and music starts right away, get your money's worth and get there early. Trust us. <br /><br /> 6. How many artist collaboration songs can happen during one show? Six? Less than six? More than six? <br /><br /> 7. Sev...</p>RhymesayersFri, 20 Nov 2015 10:09:00 -0600Rhymesayers 20th Anniversary Concert - FAQhttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/2018http://atmospheresucks.com/news/2018<p><strong>ONE NIGHT ONLY!! SAVE THE DATE. </strong><span >// </span><strong>TICKETS ON SALE <em><span >NOW</span></em>. </strong><br /><br />On <strong>Friday, December 4, 2015</strong>, <strong>Rhymesayers</strong>, in conjunction with <strong>First Avenue</strong> and <strong>Target Center</strong>, will bring together twenty years of music and artists for a one-night only performance at the Target Center, downtown Minneapolis, MN. <br /><br /><strong>The evening will include special performances by :</strong></p><p>Abstract Rude, Aesop Rock, Atmosphere, Battlecats, BK One, Blueprint, Boom Bap Project, Brother Ali, deM atlaS, Dilated Peoples, DJ Abilities, Evidence, Felt, Freeway, Grayskul, Grieves, Hail Mary Mallon, I Self Devine, Jake One, K-Salaam, Los Nativos, Micranots, Mr. Dibbs, Musab, P.O.S, Prof, Soul Position, The Uncluded and Toki Wright. <br /><br /><strong>Arena seats and the entire General Admission floor are <em>only $20.00</em> to celebrate twenty years of Rhymesayers! </strong><br /><br /><strong>Limited VIP p...</strong></p>RhymesayersMon, 19 Oct 2015 17:54:00 -0500Rhymesayers 20th Anniversary Concert Lineuphttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/2016http://atmospheresucks.com/news/2016<p><strong>ONE NIGHT ONLY!! SAVE THE DATE. </strong><br /><br /><strong> TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16 at 10 AM CST. </strong><br /><br /> On <strong>Friday, December 4, 2015</strong>, <strong>Rhymesayers</strong>, in conjunction with <strong>First Avenue</strong> and <strong>Target Center</strong>, will bring together twenty years of music and artists for a one-night only performance at the Target Center, downtown Minneapolis, MN. <br /><br /><strong> The evening will include special performances by :</strong></p><p>Abstract Rude, Aesop Rock, Atmosphere, Battlecats, BK One, Blueprint, Boom Bap Project, Brother Ali, deM atlaS, Dilated Peoples, DJ Abilities, Evidence, Felt, Freeway, Grayskul, Grieves, Hail Mary Mallon, I Self Devine, Jake One, K-Salaam, Los Nativos, Micranots, Mr. Dibbs, Musab, P.O.S, Prof, Soul Position, The Uncluded and Toki Wright. <br /><br /><strong> Arena seats and the entire General Admission floor are <em>only $20.00</em> to celebrate twenty years ...</strong></p>RhymesayersTue, 13 Oct 2015 10:17:00 -0500Soundset 2015 Wrap Uphttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1991http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1991<p>We can't thank you guys enough for another great year at Soundset! Thanks to the fans, artists, and crew that all helped make this possible. Here's the recap.<br /><br /><strong> See you next year on May 29, 2016 at the new location: the Minnesota State Fairgrounds!</strong><br /><br /><iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Kr-OFeyUs60" width="560" height="315"></iframe></p>RhymesayersThu, 28 May 2015 10:49:00 -0500Rhymesayers Twitch Policyhttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1988http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1988<p><strong><em> </em></strong><br /><br /> Many of you have asked us where we stand with streaming our music on Twitch. Now we have answers for you!</p><p> </p><p><strong><span >STREAMING</span></strong><br /><br /> You are welcome to tune into the Rhymesayers channel during your Twitch streams without your VODs being muted. All we ask is that you please help show your support and include our track listing bot in your channel. You can do this by typing <strong>!join</strong> <em>on the Rhymesayers channel</em> at <strong>http://twitch.tv/rhymesayers </strong><br /><br />Should you decide to stop streaming our channel for your broadcast and want the music bot to leave your channel, all you need to do is type <strong>!leave</strong> <em>in <span >your own</span> chat</em>.</p><p>If you aren’t tuned into our live channel, if you can, we ask that you use XSplit or similar tools to show your viewers which songs are being streamed live. <br /><br />Another way to show your support is by adding <strong>this i...</strong></p>RhymesayersThu, 02 Apr 2015 16:42:00 -0500Rhymesayers Is For The Gamershttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1987http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1987<p>We are proud to announce that we have officially launched our channel on <strong>Twitch</strong>! <br /><br /> For those unfamiliar with it, Twitch is the world's leading social video platform and community for gamers. Each month, more than 100 million community members gather to watch and talk about video games with more than 1.5 million broadcasters. Twitch's video platform is the backbone of both live and on-demand distribution for the entire video game ecosystem. This includes game developers, publishers, media outlets, events, user generated content, and the entire eSports scene. <br /><br /><strong> Once a week, we will begin streaming video games and hosting community events among staff, artists, <em>and you! </em></strong><br /><br /> Our kick-off community event will begin this <strong>Friday, April 3rd at 5 PM PST / 7 PM CST</strong>. For three hours, join <strong>Grieves</strong>, <strong>Sarah...</strong></p>RhymesayersThu, 02 Apr 2015 11:24:00 -0500Official Spotify Soundset 2015 Playlisthttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1984http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1984<p>The Soundset 2015 official <strong>Spotify</strong> playlist is here and includes songs from your favorite artists performing this year! <br /><br /> Follow the playlist, enjoy the music, and share with your friends. We will be updating tracks regularly leading into Memorial Weekend. <br /><br /><strong> Listen to the Playlist ► http://bit.ly/SS2015playlist </strong><br /><br /><strong> Still need to get your Soundset tickets?</strong> Purchase them in-store at <strong>Fifth Element</strong> or online at http://bit.ly/Soundset2015! <br /><br /><strong> Follow #Soundset on: Twitter | Facebook | Instagram</strong></p>RhymesayersFri, 13 Mar 2015 12:05:00 -0500The 2015 Soundset Lineup is Here!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1983http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1983<p><strong>Rhymesayers Entertainment</strong> and <strong>Rose Presents</strong> announce the 8th Annual Soundset Festival: your official Midwest kick-off of the summer, with over nine hours of the best Hip Hop music in one day! It all goes down at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN on Sunday May 24th, 2015 . <br /><br /><strong> Confirmed artists for Soundset 2015 include:</strong><br /> Atmosphere, J.Cole, Ice Cube, Big Sean, Ludacris, Logic, Yelawolf, Dilated Peoples, Clockwork Indigo , Brother Ali, Vic Mensa, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; DJ Abilities, Dessa , DJ Jazzy Jay, Hopsin, Smif-N-Wessun , DJ Babu, Freddie Gibbs &amp; Madlib, Vince Staples, Watsky, DJ Eclipse, deM atlaS, DJ Supreme, B.Dolan, Father, SonReal, G.L.A.M., Chester Watson, Sa-Roc, Sean Anonymous, Manny Phesto, Freez with DJ Willie Shu, SET THE SMITH, DJ Lean Rock, DJ Stage One, DJ Adatrak, and...</p>RhymesayersTue, 03 Mar 2015 11:00:00 -0600Watch Hail Mary Mallon's "4AM" Videohttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1978http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1978<p>A new Hail Mary Mallon video for "4AM" is here! <br /><br /> Catch them ON TOUR NOW. Dates &amp; Tickets: http://bit.ly/BestiaryTour<br /><br /> <iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/tS3CLxcDwDA" width="560" height="315"></iframe></p>RhymesayersTue, 03 Feb 2015 12:00:00 -0600Watch Hail Mary Mallon's "Whales" Video NOW!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1966http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1966<p>Earlier this morning, Funny Or Die premiered the newest <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> video for "Whales", off their recently released album <strong><em>Bestiary</em></strong>.<br /><br /> <object width="560" height="315" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/zQrdKtPJxI0?version=3&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/zQrdKtPJxI0?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> Tickets for the Bestiary Tour go on sale TODAY at 10am Local Time! For dates and ticket links: http://bit.ly/BestiaryTour</p>RhymesayersFri, 14 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0600Aesop Rock & Rob Sonic Announce Bestiary Tour!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1965http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1965<p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> &amp; <strong>Rob Sonic</strong>, who've just dropped <strong><em>Bestiary</em></strong>– the second full-length release under their group moniker <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong>– have also just announced the Bestiary Tour, kicking off January 2015. Supporting the entire tour, they will also be joined by Stones Throw wordsmith, <strong>Homeboy Sandman</strong>. <br /><br /><strong> Tickets for all dates go on sale this Friday, November 14th, except for Denver, CO which will go on sale this Saturday, November 15th.</strong></p><p><strong><span > Tour Dates </span></strong><br /> 01.05 – Santa Cruz, CA – The Catalyst<br /> 01.06 – San Francisco, CA – The Fillmore<br /> 01.08 – San Diego, CA – Irenic<br /> 01.09 – Los Angeles, CA – El Rey Theatre<br /> 01.10 – Santa Ana, CA – Constellation Room<br /> 01.12 – Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom<br /> 01.14 – Albuquerque, NM – Launchpad<br /> 01.16 – Denver, CO – Gothic Theatre <br /> 01.17 – Fort Collins, CO – Aggie Theatre<br /> 01.19...</p>RhymesayersTue, 11 Nov 2014 10:06:00 -0600Get Hail Mary Mallon's Bestiary NOW!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1963http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1963<p><strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> </strong>'s <strong><em>Bestiary</em></strong> is AVAILABLE NOW, one day early!</p><p>You can order NOW from the following outlets, but don't forget to support your local record stores and check with them, as well!</p><p>- <strong>iTunes:</strong> http://bit.ly/iTunesBestiary<br />- <strong>Fifth Element:</strong> http://bit.ly/Bestiary<br />- <strong>Amazon:</strong> http://bit.ly/BestiaryAMZ</p><p>Having problems finding <em>Bestiary</em> at your local store? Keep in touch with us on Twitter and we'll try our best to help you out!</p>RhymesayersMon, 10 Nov 2014 09:19:00 -0600Stream Hail Mary Mallon's Bestiary in its Entirety NOW!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1962http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1962<p><strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> just unleashed their new album, <strong><em>Bestiary</em></strong>, in its entirety. The full album is available for streaming now, accompanied by an entertaining visual backdrop.<br /><br /><iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/zNWdfo12Mio?list=UUHVbuwA78fcrsESJtKGz7dg" width="560" height="315"></iframe><br /><br /><strong> Don't forget– </strong><br /><br /><em> Bestiary</em> hits shelves and doorsteps worldwide next week! This is your last chance to pre-order. Digital pre-orders will receive instant downloads of the singles, "Kiln" and "Jonathan". <br /><br /><strong> Plus</strong>, pre-order from Fifth Element for your chance to add exclusive Hail Mary Mallon merch, and receive autographs from Aesop Rock and Rob Sonic! <br /><br /><em> Bestiary</em> drops Monday. Pre-order <em>Bestiary</em> from your favorite online retailer now! <br />iTunes | Fifth Element | Amazon <br /><br /><strong> Join the conversation: #Bestiary</strong></p>RhymesayersFri, 07 Nov 2014 10:45:00 -0600Hail Mary Mallon Bestiary Packaging Revealed!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1958http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1958<p>Get a closer look at ALL 3 COVERS of the physical packaging for <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> 's <strong><em>Bestiary</em></strong>, coming in LESS THAN TWO WEEKS! <br /><br /> <iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/4GmCeaqe7lA" width="560" height="315"></iframe> <br /><br /> Pre-order physical copies from <strong>Fifth Element</strong> at http://bit.ly/Bestiary</p>RhymesayersThu, 30 Oct 2014 10:27:00 -0500Watch Hail Mary Mallon's "Kiln"!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1953http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1953<p>Watch the new <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> video for "Kiln" now! <br /><br /> <iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/blm7sGJzNCg" width="560" height="315"></iframe><br /><br />Pre-order <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong>'s <strong><em>Bestiary</em></strong>, coming November 11th: <br /><br /><strong> iTunes:</strong><br /> Pre-order and get "Jonathan" and "Kiln" instantly!<br /><br /><strong> Fifth Element:</strong><br />- Three different covers are available and your chance to order all three and save is only available through FE!<br />- You can also bundle your order up with Fifth Element exclusive, limited-edition merch. All pre-orders come autographed by Aesop Rock and Rob Sonic, packaged with an exclusive Hail Mary Mallon sticker. Autographs will not be available on MP3 pre-orders unless you bundle it with an exclusive shirt and/or sweatshirt. <br />- Pre-order now and get "Jonathan" and "Kiln" instantly!<br /><br /><strong> Amazon:</strong><br /> Pre-order in physical or digital formats. If you pre-order the MP3 version, you will receive both singles instant...</p>RhymesayersFri, 10 Oct 2014 11:17:00 -0500Go Behind The Scenes With Hail Mary Mallonhttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1952http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1952<p><strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> further discuss the making of their new album, <strong><em>Bestiary</em></strong>. This time, <strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic </strong>go over the direction of the new album, the concept behind it, and how that all influenced the amazing artwork. <br /><br /> Plus, keep watching for an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the making of "Kiln", the upcoming video for their second single off Bestiary. <br /><br /> </p><p><iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/Fg4XXZSitfs" width="560" height="315"></iframe></p>RhymesayersTue, 07 Oct 2014 11:00:00 -0500Behind the Style of Hail Mary Mallonhttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1948http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1948<p>In PART 2 of the <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> interview series, <strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> took a moment to discuss their styles, influences, and more. Check it out in the video below and pre-order <strong><em>Bestiary </em></strong>NOW! Album drops November 11th! <br /><br /> <iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/9C44q8X1MVA" width="560" height="315"></iframe><br /><br />iTunes: http://bit.ly/iTunesBestiary<br /> Fifth Element: http://bit.ly/Bestiary<br /> Amazon: http://bit.ly/BestiaryAMZ</p>RhymesayersTue, 30 Sep 2014 12:44:00 -0500Who is Hail Mary Mallon?http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1945http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1945<p><strong>Hail Mary Mallon </strong>set aside some time to talk with us about their upcoming album, <strong><em>Bestiary</em></strong>. In this interview, <strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> each discuss when they met, how they started working together, why they chose to call themselves Hail Mary Mallon and more. Watch the video now. <br /><br /> <iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/OiCExSndttc" width="560" height="315"></iframe><br /><br /><strong><em>Bestiary</em> is due out 11/11/2014.</strong></p>RhymesayersTue, 23 Sep 2014 11:11:00 -0500Pre-order Hail Mary Mallon’s Bestiary NOW; Watch New Video!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1944http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1944<p>Today, we launched the pre-order for <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong>’s sophomore release, <strong><em>Bestiary</em></strong>. To coincide with this news, we released the video for the lead single, “Jonathan”, directed by Rob Shaw. <br /><br /> <iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/XRGz1b9M9u0" width="560" height="315"></iframe> <br /><br /><em> "Our video for 'Jonathan' was shot on location in an Arcade, the Forest, the Desert, the Sky, and the Ocean. It is the best video you will ever see for our song 'Jonathan'" </em><br />-- Hail Mary Mallon <br /><br /><strong> Hail Mary Mallon - <em>Bestiary</em><br /> Available For Pre-Order NOW! </strong><br /><br /> •<strong> iTunes:</strong> bit.ly/iTunesBestiary<br /> Pre-order <em>Bestiary</em> from <strong>iTunes</strong> to get the first single, "Jonathan" instantly! <br /><br /> • <strong>Fifth Element:</strong> bit.ly/Bestiary<br /> Pre-order <em>Bestiary</em> from <strong>Fifth Element</strong> to get the first single, "Jonathan" instantly! <strong>PLUS -</strong> Every Fifth Element pre-order will come autographed by Aesop Rock and Rob Sonic, packaged with an exclusive Hail Mar...</p>RhymesayersTue, 09 Sep 2014 11:00:00 -0500Hail Mary Mallon - New Album Coming Soon - Stay Tuned!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1921http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1921<p>Here is an unmixed snippet from the forthcoming <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> album:</p><p><br /><iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/JXzScUqTFX4" width="560" height="315"></iframe></p><p>For latest details and updates, sign up for the newsletter at http://bit.ly/RSEnewsletter</p>RhymesayersFri, 25 Apr 2014 10:00:00 -0500Preorder Aesop Rock's Labor Days & Bazooka Tooth Vinyl Reissue Now!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1879http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1879<p>For the first time since going out of print on vinyl, <strong>Aesop Rock</strong>'s classic albums <em><strong>Labor Days</strong></em> &amp; <em><strong>Bazooka Tooth</strong></em> are being re-issued in limited quantities from RSE and Fifth Element! Complete your package by bundling the vinyl with a t-shirt representation of the original album artwork and receive a 10% discount.</p><p><strong>PREORDER NOW: <em>Labor Days</em> | <em>Bazooka Tooth</em></strong></p><p></p><p><strong>Aesop Rock:</strong> AesopRock.com | 900bats.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Instagram | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersTue, 17 Sep 2013 15:37:00 -0500Aesop Rock playing Kaleidoscope Music Festival this Augusthttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1818http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1818<p>Just announced! <strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and his comrades Rob Sonic and DJ Big Wiz will represent RSE at the Kaleidoscope Music Festival in Eugene, Oregon this August. <em>Early-bird tickets on sale HERE. </em></p><p></p><p><em><strong>Skelethon</strong></em> is in stores now! You can buy the album at <strong>Fifth Element</strong>, <strong>iTunes</strong>, <strong>Google Play</strong>, <strong>Amazon</strong> or your favorite local music retailer.</p><p><object width="693" height="390" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/7QL8ZlidMmU?version=3&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/7QL8ZlidMmU?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p><strong>Aesop Rock:</strong> AesopRock.com | 900bats.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Instagram | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersFri, 31 May 2013 11:12:00 -0500Soundset 2013 in the Blink of an Eyehttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1817http://atmospheresucks.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 -0500Soundset 2013 - TODAY!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1813http://atmospheresucks.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://atmospheresucks.com/news/1812http://atmospheresucks.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://atmospheresucks.com/news/1806http://atmospheresucks.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://atmospheresucks.com/news/1800http://atmospheresucks.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://atmospheresucks.com/news/1791http://atmospheresucks.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$$, Step Brothers , Sean Price, A$AP Ferg, Dizzy Wright, Apollo Brown &amp; Guilty Simpson, R.A. The Rugged Man, Abstract Rude &amp; Musab, Melo D – Beat Junkies, Diamond D , Kid Koala, Skratch Bastid, Psalm One &amp; Oh No, The Reminders, Mixed Blood Majority, The Chalice, Open Mike Eagle, Greg Grease, Haphduzn, Meta, Major G, DJ Top Speed, Dan Speak, Jimmy2Times, Verb X, DJ Mad Mardigan, DJ Lean Rock and Edison.</strong><br /> <br /> <strong>Hosted by Sway Calloway, Blueprint, J Pratt.</strong></p><p>RSV...</p>RhymesayersFri, 03 May 2013 11:50:00 -0500Soundset 2013 Lineup Announced!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1747http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1747<p><strong>Rhymesayers Entertainment</strong> and <strong>Rose Presents</strong> announce the Sixth Annual Soundset Festival: your official Midwest kick-off of the summer with nine hours of the best Hip Hop music in one day. It all goes down at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN . Confirmed artists for Soundset 2013 include:</p><p><strong>Atmosphere, Snoop Dogg, Mac Miller, Tech N9ne, Busta Rhymes, Brother Ali, Juicy J, P.O.S, Schoolboy Q, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; DJ Big Wiz, Joey Bada$$, 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 -0600Aesop Rock's Skelethon Tour starts up again tonight in Baltimore!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1726http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1726<p>All healed-up from a recent injury, <strong>Aesop Rock</strong> is ready to rock a stage near you this season. Joined by Hail Mary Mallon members and constant tour-mates <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> and <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> as well as LA veteran <strong>Busdriver</strong>, this tour is sure to shake up a venue in your town. The tour kicks off tonight in Baltimore, Maryland and will only gain momentum from there - get your tickets NOW!</p><p>02.06.13 - Baltimore, MD @ Soundstage | Buy Tickets<br />02.08.13 - Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer | Buy Tickets<br />02.09.13 - New York, NY @ Irving Plaza | Buy Tickets<br />02.11.13 - New Haven, CT @ Toad's Place | Buy Tickets<br />02.12.13 - Boston, MA @ Paradise Lounge | Buy Tickets<br />02.13.13 - Pawtucket, RI @ The Met | Buy Tickets<br />02.15.13 - Burlington, VT @ Higher Ground | Buy Tickets<br />02.16.13 - Northampton, MA @ Pearl Street | Buy Tick...</p>RhymesayersWed, 06 Feb 2013 11:31:00 -0600Tickets on sale today for Aesop Rock's Spring 2013 Tour Dates!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1722http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1722<p>And you don't stop. Not even a broken rib can deter <strong>Aesop Rock</strong>. After healing, he'll be hitting the road again this March, April, and May and tickets are on sale NOW. Hit the links below and get yours before they sell out!</p><p>03.01.13 - Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue | Buy Tickets<br />03.02.13 - Fargo, ND @ The Aquarium | Buy Tickets<br />03.04.13 - Chicago, IL @ The Metro | Buy Tickets<br />03.05.13 - Iowa City, IA @ Blue Moose | Buy Tickets<br />03.06.13 - Omaha, NE @ The Waiting Room | Buy Tickets<br />03.08.13 - Columbia, MO @ Mojo's | Buy Tickets<br />03.09.13 - Norman, OK @ Univ. of Oklahoma | FREE<br />03.10.13 - Dallas, TX @ Granada Theater | Buy Tickets<br />04.12.13 - Coachella Festival<br />04.16.13 - Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room <br />04.17.13 - Solana Beach, CA @ Belly Up Tavern<br />04.19.13 - Coachella Festival<br />04.22.13 - Oakland, CA ...</p>RhymesayersFri, 01 Feb 2013 14:03:00 -0600Aesop Rock announces March, April, and May 2013 Tour Dates!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1720http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1720<p>The folks at Pitchfork just announced a grip of new <strong>Aesop Rock</strong> tour dates with Rob Sonic, DJ Big Wiz, and Busdriver! These dates span all across the country and make up some January dates previously cancelled due to a broken rib that forced AR to take some time to heal up. Tickets go on sale tomorrow. Stay tuned to <strong>Rhymesayers.com/AesopRock</strong> and get yours before they sell out!</p><p>03.01.13 - Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue<br />03.02.13 - Fargo, ND @ The Aquarium<br />03.04.13 - Chicago, IL @ The Metro<br />03.05.13 - Iowa City, IA @ Blue Moose<br />03.06.13 - Omaha, NE @ The Waiting Room<br />03.08.13 - Columbia, MO @ Mojo's<br />03.09.13 - Norman, OK @ Univ. of Oklahoma<br />03.10.13 - Dallas, TX @ Granada Theater<br />04.12.13 - Coachella Festival<br />04.16.13 - Santa Ana, CA @ Constellation Room<br />04.17.13 - Solana Beach, CA @ Belly Up Tavern<br />04...</p>RhymesayersThu, 31 Jan 2013 12:41:00 -0600Fifth Element/Rhymesayers End Of The World Sale - TODAY!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1693http://atmospheresucks.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 -0600Tickets on sale today for Aesop Rock's fall tour + limited art printhttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1526http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1526<p>Starting today, tickets are on sale for <strong>Aesop Rock</strong>'s new fall dates with<strong> Rob Sonic, DJ Big Wiz,</strong> <strong>Dark Time Sunshine</strong> and newly added <strong>Open Mike Eagle</strong>!</p><p>On sale NOW, fans can go to <strong>zerofriends.com</strong> to purchase limited edition, 16”x20” prints designed by Artist and friend Alex Pardee, along with his ZEROFRIENDS Art &amp; Apparel brand. Proceeds will help recoup the loss of gear, laptops and hard drives stolen prior to what was scheduled to be the second show of the tour in San Francisco; later postponed to September 16th as a result of the crime. The limited edition print will be signed by both Aesop and Alex Pardee running for $50 a piece through August 6th or while supplies last. Read this blog post from Alex to learn more.</p><p>08.30 - Santa Cruz, CA @ The Catalyst*: Buy Tickets<br /> 08.31 - Bakersfield, C...</p>RhymesayersFri, 03 Aug 2012 10:26:00 -0500Video: Aesop Rock Live in Minneapolishttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1520http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1520<p>Last week <strong>Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, DJ Big Wiz, Edison, and Dark Time Sunshine</strong> played to a massive crowd at First Avenue in downtown Minneapolis. Our video crew caught the action and wanted to share the footage with you to get you ready for an upcoming show near you. Check out the current tour dates below the video.</p><p><iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/7C66FQFYM94" width="693" height="390"></iframe><br />Video by One Light Collective</p><p><strong>Current dates:</strong><br /> 07.31 - Montreal, Quebec @ Corona Theatre | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.02 - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club | Buy Tickets <br /> 08.03 - New York, NY @ Irving Plaza | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.04 - Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer | Buy Tickets <br /> 08.05 - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Club | Buy Tickets <br /> 08.07 - Atlanta, GA @ The Loft | Buy Tickets <br /> 08.09 - Dallas, TX @ Granada Theater | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.10 - Houston, TX @ Fitzgerald’s | Buy Tickets <br /> 08.11 - Austin, TX @ Moh...</p>RhymesayersWed, 01 Aug 2012 15:02:00 -0500Pitchfork announces new Aesop Rock Tour Dates this fall!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1517http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1517<p>Just announced at Pitchfork!</p><p>Keeping with the momentum of the first leg of his North American tour, indie rap cornerstone, <strong>Aesop Rock</strong> has announced a second string of dates for his Skelethon Tour, starting August 30th in Santa Cruz. Dark Time Sunshine and Open Mike Eagle will be opening and Rob Sonic and DJ Big Wiz will perform alongside Aesop for nearly two extra weeks in continuing support of his most recent release <em><strong>Skelethon</strong></em>, out now on Rhymesayers Entertainment. Skelethon is Aesop's latest solo effort and his first self-produced album which has proved to be one of the most acclaimed hip-hop releases of the year. This tour follows his current tour on which Aesop delivers his audacious intensity and the occasional mid-set haircut.Tickets will be on sale this Friday, August 3rd.</p><p>In addit...</p>RhymesayersTue, 31 Jul 2012 12:17:00 -0500Aesop Rock playing in Canada today and tomorrow!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1515http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1515<p>Photo by Bree Kristel Clarke.</p><p>After a string of highly successful and sold out dates in the United States, <strong>Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, DJ Big Wiz,</strong> and <strong>Edison</strong> make their way to Canada for 2 more shows. Tonight they're rocking at Virgin Mobile's Mod Club in Toronto and tomorrow they play the Corona Theatre in Montreal. Get your tickets now so you don't miss out!</p><p>07.30 - Toronto, Ontario @ Mod Club: Buy Tickets | RSVP<br /> 07.31 - Montreal, Quebec @ Corona Theatre: Buy Tickets | RSVP</p><p><em><strong>Skelethon</strong></em> is in stores now! You can buy the album at <strong>Fifth Element</strong>, <strong>iTunes</strong>, <strong>Google Play</strong>, <strong>Amazon </strong>or your favorite local music retailer. Check out a new review of the album from Okayplayer. <br /><br /> <object width="693" height="390" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/CYNBOAoXReQ?version=3&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/CYNBOAoXReQ?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p><object width="693" height="390" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/RUvJ3nl5BiA?version=3&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/RUvJ3nl5BiA?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> <strong>Aesop Rock:</strong> AesopRock.com | 900bats.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | S...</p>RhymesayersMon, 30 Jul 2012 10:23:00 -0500Aesop Rock playing in MInneapolis tonight!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1511http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1511<p>Photo by Lee Stonehouse</p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong>, <strong>Rob Sonic, DJ Big Wiz,</strong> <strong>Edison,</strong> and <strong>Dark Time Sunshine</strong> are set to rock the house tonight at the First Avenue Mainroom in downtown Minneapolis. Tickets are still available at The Depot Tavern next to First Avenue &amp; 7th St. Entry, Fifth Element or Online - must be 18+ for entry. RSVP on Facebook.</p><p>Check out some photos below for a sneak peek at what to expect at the show, we'll see you tonight!</p><p><object width="584" height="438" data="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=109615" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="flashvars" value="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2Frhymesayers%2Fsets%2F72157630640724814%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2Frhymesayers%2Fsets%2F72157630640724814%2F&amp;set_id=72157630640724814&amp;jump_to=" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="src" value="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=109615" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p><em><strong>Skelethon</strong></em> is in stores now! You can buy the album at <strong>Fifth Element</strong>, <strong>iTunes</strong>, <strong>Google Play</strong>, <strong>Amazon </strong>or your favorite local music retailer. <br /><br /> <object width="693" height="390" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/CYNBOAoXReQ?version=3&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/CYNBOAoXReQ?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p><object width="693" height="390" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/RUvJ3nl5BiA?version=3&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/RUvJ3nl5BiA?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br /><br /> <strong>Aesop Rock:</strong> AesopRock.com | 900bats.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersThu, 26 Jul 2012 11:04:00 -0500Aesop Rock's tour continues in Minneapolis tomorrow!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1509http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1509<p>Photo by Bree Kristel Clarke.</p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong>, <strong>Rob Sonic, DJ Big Wiz,</strong> <strong>Edison,</strong> and <strong>Dark Time Sunshine</strong> have successfully sold out all of the shows on their tour that started last week with a bang in Los Angeles and saw them playing for thousands of people at Seattle's Capitol Hill Block Party. Tomorrow, they come to Minneapolis to play for Rhymesayers' hometown crowd at the legendary <strong>First Avenue</strong>. Tickets are moving FAST for this one so buy yours today at The Depot Tavern , Fifth Element or Online - must be 18+ for entry.</p><p>See you tomorrow night!</p><p>07.26 - Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.27 - Madison, WI @ Barrymore Theatre | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.28 - Chicago, IL @ Metro | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.30 - Toronto, Ontario @ Mod Club | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.31 - Montreal, Quebec @ Corona Theatre | Buy Ticket...</p>RhymesayersWed, 25 Jul 2012 14:15:00 -0500Aesop Rock continues Summer Tour tonight in Portland, OR!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1500http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1500<p>Photo by Bree Kristel Clarke.</p><p>After a room-shaking Sold Out first show of tour in Los Angeles and an in-store performance at Amoeba Records in San Francisco with almost 1,000 people in attendance, <strong>Aesop Rock</strong>, <strong>Rob Sonic, DJ Big Wiz,</strong> <strong>Edison,</strong> and <strong>Dark Time Sunshine</strong> are ready to hit the stage yet again!</p><p>Tonight's show in Portland is All Ages and only $18 - don't miss this one! Buy Tickets.</p><p>07.20 - Vancouver, British Columbia @ Venue | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.21 - Seattle, WA @ Seattle Block Party | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.23 - Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.24 - Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall | Buy Tickets<br />07.26 - Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.27 - Madison, WI @ Barrymore Theatre | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.28 - Chicago, IL @ Metro | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.30 - Toronto, Ontario @ Mod Club ...</p>RhymesayersThu, 19 Jul 2012 10:33:00 -0500Aesop Rock's show in San Francisco, CA tonight is cancelledhttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1495http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1495<p>From Aesop Rock:</p><p><em><strong>SF - Fillmore show is CANCELLED.  Our van was broken into.  Gear stolen. Laptops, hard drives, etc. We are trying to reschedule ASAP. Words can't express how upset we are about this.  Please understand.</strong></em></p><p>Tomorrow's in-store performance at Amoeba Records in Berkeley is still happening.</p><p>Stay tuned for details.</p><p><br /> <strong>Aesop Rock:</strong> AesopRock.com | 900bats.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+<br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersSun, 15 Jul 2012 19:11:00 -0500Aesop Rock's Summer tour begins today!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1490http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1490<p>After months of preparing for the release of <em><strong>Skelethon</strong></em> , <strong>Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, DJ Big Wiz, Edison, </strong>and <strong>Dark Time Sunshine</strong> are starting their tour tonight in Los Angeles!</p><p>07.13 - Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre | <strong>SOLD OUT</strong><br /> 07.15 - San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.19 - Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.20 - Vancouver, British Columbia @ Venue | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.21 - Seattle, WA @ Seattle Block Party | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.23 - Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.24 - Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall | Buy Tickets<br />07.26 - Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.27 - Madison, WI @ Barrymore Theatre | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.28 - Chicago, IL @ Metro | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.30 - Toronto, Ontario @ Mod Club | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.31 - Montreal, Quebec @ Corona Theatre...</p>RhymesayersFri, 13 Jul 2012 11:36:00 -0500Aesop Rock's new album Skelethon is out now!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1485http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1485<p>The wait is OVER!<strong> Aesop Rock</strong>'s new album is out now worldwide. You can buy the album at <strong>Fifth Element</strong>, <strong>iTunes</strong>, <strong>Google Play</strong>, <strong>Amazon</strong>, or your favorite local independent or chain music retailer. The album features appearances from friends like Kimya Dawson, Rob Sonic, The Grimace Federation and more. According to Pitchfork, "The rapping has never been better" - don't sleep on this new entirely self-produced album that is making serious noise worldwide. For those of you looking to decipher Aesop Rock's lyrical wordplay, remember full album lyrics come with every Deluxe Digital and Physical purchase.</p><p>You can stream the entire album below via YouTube:<br /><br /> <object width="693" height="390" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/CYNBOAoXReQ?version=3&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/CYNBOAoXReQ?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Get an exclusive look at the CD packaging and art with a little help from a feline friend:<br /><br /> <object width="693" height="390" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/RUvJ3nl5BiA?version=3&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/RUvJ3nl5BiA?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Watch the first two videos from the album: "ZZZ Top" ...</p>RhymesayersTue, 10 Jul 2012 10:01:00 -0500Aesop Rock's new album Skelethon drops TOMORROW!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1484http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1484<p>After years of production, touring, and more, <strong>Aesop Rock</strong> is ready to release <em><strong>Skelethon</strong></em> to the masses this week. Featuring 15 entirely self-produced tracks and guest features from friends like Kimya Dawson, Rob Sonic, The Grimace Federation and more, the album is sure to please Aesop's dedicated fanbase as well as draw in a new generation of rabid hip hop fans. Buy from <strong>Fifth Element</strong> or <strong>iTunes</strong> today!</p><p><object width="693" height="390" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/KZvE7dQ-C5o?version=3&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/KZvE7dQ-C5o?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Learn more about each track in the Behind Skelethon series: Watch Now</p><p>Don't miss Aesop on tour this summer with Rob Sonic, DJ Big Wiz, Edison, and Dark Time Sunshine:</p><p>07.13 - Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.15 - San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.19 - Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.20 - Vancouver, British Columbia @ Venue | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.21 -...</p>RhymesayersMon, 09 Jul 2012 14:36:00 -0500Aesop Rock's new album Skelethon drops in one week, tour begins next weekhttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1475http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1475<p>We're only ONE WEEK away from the release of <strong>Aesop Rock</strong>'s highly anticipated album <strong><em>Skelethon</em></strong> hitting the streets. His sixth studio album is entirely self produced and features appearances from friends Kimya Dawson, Rob Sonic , and more!</p><p>Last week we released the action-packed video for "ZZZ Top" featuring martial artist Patti Li, Zumbi of Zion I, and enough action to call this music video a mini-movie! Check it out below .</p><p><object width="693" height="390" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/KZvE7dQ-C5o?version=3&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/KZvE7dQ-C5o?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Learn more about each track in the Behind Skelethon series: Watch Now</p><p>Starting next week in Los Angeles, Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, and DJ Big Wiz joined by Edison and Dark Time Sunshine are hitting the road. Check out the dates below and get tickets for the show nearest you before they sell out.</p><p>07.13 - Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.15 - San Francisco, C...</p>RhymesayersTue, 03 Jul 2012 10:16:00 -0500Only three weeks until Aesop Rock hits the road this summer!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1466http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1466<p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong><strong> </strong>and his team of <strong>Rob Sonic, Dj Big Wiz, Edison, and Dark Time Sunshine</strong> are rehearsing as we speak for a summer of touring! The crew hits the road in three short weeks and this tour is sure to be a LOUD one with new material from <em><strong>Skelethon</strong> </em>as well as plenty of classic joints from all the artists on the bill. Get your tickets TODAY before you miss out on these shows!<br /><br /> 07.13 - Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.15 - San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.19 - Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.20 - Vancouver, British Columbia @ Venue | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.21 - Seattle, WA @ Seattle Block Party | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.23 - Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.24 - Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall | Buy Tickets<br />07.26 - Minneapolis, MN @ Firs...</p>RhymesayersFri, 22 Jun 2012 13:35:00 -0500Aesop Rock's Summer Tour begins in ONE MONTH!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1456http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1456<p>Right after his new album <em><strong>Skelethon</strong></em> drops on July 10th, <strong>Aesop Rock</strong> will be hitting the road all across the United States and Canada with comrades<strong> Rob Sonic, Dj Big Wiz, Edison, and Dark Time Sunshine</strong>. Aesop will be playing his old classics as well as brand new material from <em><strong>Skelethon</strong></em> as well as some Hail Mary Mallon cuts. Tickets are moving faster than ever - don't sleep!<br /><br /> 07.13 - Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.15 - San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.19 - Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.20 - Vancouver, British Columbia @ Venue | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.21 - Seattle, WA @ Seattle Block Party | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.23 - Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.24 - Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall | Buy Tickets<br />07.26 - Minneapolis, MN @ First A...</p>RhymesayersWed, 13 Jun 2012 14:53:00 -0500Aesop Rock's Summer Tour Begins In Five Weeks!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1449http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1449<p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> with <strong>Rob Sonic</strong>, <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong>, <strong>Dark Time Sunshine</strong>, and <strong>Edison</strong> are hitting the road in only FIVE WEEKS.</p><p>Get yours tickets today before the show nearest you sells out - they're moving faster than ever!</p><p><br /> 07.13 - Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.15 - San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.19 - Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.20 - Vancouver, British Columbia @ Venue | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.21 - Seattle, WA @ Seattle Block Party | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.23 - Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.24 - Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall | Buy Tickets<br />07.26 - Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue | Buy Tickets<br /> 07.27 - Madison, WI @ Barrymore Theatre | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.28 - Chicago, IL @ Metro | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.30 - Toronto, Ontario @ Mod Club | Buy Tickets<br /> ...</p>RhymesayersThu, 07 Jun 2012 15:33:00 -0500Tickets on sale today to see Aesop Rock in Minneapolis on July 26th!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1442http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1442<p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong>,<strong> Rob Sonic, Dj Big Wiz, Edison, and Dark Time Sunshine</strong> are returning to Minnesota on July 26th to play a show at First Avenue in Minneapolis. This is an 18+ show.</p><p><strong>Tickets are available via eTix, at The Depot, or Fifth Element for $17 in advance. RSVP on Facebook<br /></strong></p><p><object width="693" height="389" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/Dbd4h1kaFlY?version=3&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/Dbd4h1kaFlY?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p><em><strong>Skelethon</strong></em> is now available for pre-order exclusively from <strong>Fifth Element</strong>! <strong>Pre-Order Today</strong> and bundle with an album t-shirt to save. Your vinyl pre-order comes with a red translucent double red vinyl and poster, and CDs come with an 8-panel digi-pak with poster. Album available worldwide July 10th.</p><p><strong>Aesop Rock:</strong> AesopRock.com | 900bats.com | Twitter <br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersFri, 01 Jun 2012 12:37:00 -0500Aesop Rock playing in Minneapolis on July 26thhttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1435http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1435<p>Just announced! <strong>Aesop Rock</strong>,<strong> Rob Sonic, Dj Big Wiz, Edison, and Dark Time Sunshine</strong> are returning to Minnesota on July 26th to play a show at First Avenue in Minneapolis. This is an 18+ show.</p><p><strong>Tickets are on sale online, at The Depot, or Fifth Element this Friday, June 1st  at 12pm CDT for $17 in advance.</strong></p><p><object width="693" height="389" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/Dbd4h1kaFlY?version=3&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/Dbd4h1kaFlY?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p><em><strong>Skelethon</strong></em> is now available for pre-order exclusively from <strong>Fifth Element</strong>! <strong>Pre-Order Today</strong> and bundle with an album t-shirt to save. Your vinyl pre-order comes with a red translucent double red vinyl and poster, and CDs come with an 8-panel digi-pak with poster. Album available worldwide July 10th.</p><p><strong>Aesop Rock:</strong> AesopRock.com | 900bats.com | Twitter <br /><strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersTue, 29 May 2012 14:06:00 -0500Soundset 2012 shirts are available at Fifth Elementhttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1434http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1434<p><strong>Don't sleep on picking up one of these shirts!</strong></p><p><strong>If you couldn't make it to the merch tent to scoop up a limited edition Soundset 2012 t-shirt, head on down to Fifth Element on 2411 Hennepin Ave. S. in Minneapolis to get your very own today! Check out all the designs and click on your favorite to buy now!</strong></p><p> <br /></p>RhymesayersMon, 28 May 2012 11:33:00 -0500Soundset 2012 is TODAY!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1433http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1433<p><strong>SOUNDSET 2012 is finally here!<br /></strong></p><p><strong>Tickets are available at the gates today for $60. Gates open at 11am.</strong></p><p><strong> <object width="693" height="389" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/_lUJIp8EcZc?version=3&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/_lUJIp8EcZc?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></strong></p><p>Soundset 2012 is your 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 2012 include:</p><p dir="ltr"><strong>Atmosphere, Lupe Fiasco, Ghostface Killah &amp; Raekwon, Kendrick Lamar, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; Dj Big Wiz, P.O.S, Macklemore &amp; Ryan Lewis, Grieves &amp; Budo, Danny Brown, Big K.R.I.T, Evidence, Prof with DJ Fundo, Action Bronson, DJ Premier, I Self Devine, Astronautalis, Bambu, J-Zone , Medusa, Chief Kamachi, Grynch, Chuuwee, Paten Locke and Willie Evans Jr. are DUMBTRON, Villa Rosa , The Tribe &amp; Big Cats, Audio Perm, Long Doe , Auddio Draggon , Tomorrow Genius, BdotC...</strong></p>RhymesayersSun, 27 May 2012 06:35:00 -0500Today is the last day for $41 Reduced Price Soundset tickets!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1427http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1427<p>Don't sleep! The Soundset 2012 ticket price goes up to $46 tomorrow! <strong></strong></p><p><strong>Buy Now Online at TicketWeb or at Fifth Element to SAVE MONEY. Start your summer off right!</strong></p><p><strong></strong> <object width="685" height="395" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/_lUJIp8EcZc?version=3&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/_lUJIp8EcZc?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p></p><p>Tickets for the <strong>Official Afterparty</strong> at First Avenue featuring the Get Cryphy DJs and special surprise guest performances are also available now at Fifth Element, The Depot, and eTix. RSVP now.</p><p>Use hashtag #Soundset when tweeting to join the discussion!</p><p>Listen to the Official Soundset 2012 Playlist on Spotify to get familiar with this year's artists: http://spoti.fi/ss12playlist<br /><br /><strong>Soundset:</strong> SoundsetFestival.com | Facebook | Twitter | Google+<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Flickr | Soundcloud | Myspace</p>RhymesayersSun, 20 May 2012 09:54:00 -0500Who's playing Soundset 2012?http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1415http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1415<p>Do you know who's playing Soundset 2012? Check out the new video below and get your tickets TODAY!</p><p>Buy Online via TicketWeb or at Fifth Element . General Admission: $4 , VIP Tickets : $90 </p><p><object width="693" height="382" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/_lUJIp8EcZc?version=3&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/_lUJIp8EcZc?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Lineup : Atmosphere, Lupe Fiasco, Ghostface Killah &amp; Raekwon, Kendrick Lamar, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; Dj Big Wiz, P.O.S, Macklemore &amp; Ryan Lewis, Grieves &amp; Budo, Danny Brown, Big K.R.I.T, Evidence, Prof with DJ Fundo, Action Bronson, DJ Premier, I Self Devine, Astronautalis, Bambu, J-Zone , Medusa, Chief Kamachi, Grynch, Chuuwee, Paten Locke and Willie Evans Jr. are DUMBTRON, Villa Rosa , The Tribe &amp; Big Cats, Audio Perm, Long Doe , Auddio Draggon , Tomorrow Genius, BdotCroc, DJ Stage One, DJ Kool AKIEM, LAST WORD, Kid Cut Up, Superbrush427, DIVINCI , Los Boogie. Hosted by Brother Ali, MaLLY, and J ...</p>RhymesayersFri, 11 May 2012 13:51:00 -0500Tickets on sale today for Aesop Rock on tour this summer!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1414http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1414<p>Tickets are on sale today for <strong>Aesop Rock</strong>'s upcoming tour joined by <strong>Rob Sonic</strong>, <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong>, <strong>Dark Time Sunshine</strong>, and <strong>Edison</strong>! Please note the on-sale times for the show nearest you!</p><p>05.27- Shakopee, MN - Soundset Festival | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.13 - Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.15 - San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.19 - Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.20 - Vancouver, British Columbia @ Venue | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.21 - Seattle, WA @ Seattle Block Party | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.23 - Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.24 - Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.27 - Madison, WI @ Barrymore Theatre | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.28 - Chicago, IL @ Metro | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.30 - Toronto, Ontario @ Mod Club | Buy Tickets <br /> 07.31 - Montreal, Quebe...</p>RhymesayersFri, 11 May 2012 10:26:00 -0500Aesop Rock announces Summer 2012 Tour Dateshttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/1409http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1409<p><strong>Pitchfork</strong> just announced <strong>Aesop Rock</strong>'s upcoming tour joined by <strong>Rob Sonic</strong>, <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong>, <strong>Dark Time Sunshine</strong>, and <strong>Edison</strong>! See the dates below and stay tuned for more information.</p><p>05.27- Shakopee, MN - Soundset Festival | Buy Tickets<br />07.13 - Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre<br />07.15 - San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore<br />07.19 - Portland, OR @ Wonder Ballroom<br />07.20 - Vancouver, British Columbia @ Venue<br />07.21 - Seattle, WA @ Seattle Block Party<br />07.23 - Salt Lake City, UT @ In The Venue<br />07.24 - Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall<br />07.27 - Madison, WI @ Barrymore Theatre<br />07.28 - Chicago, IL @ Metro<br />07.30 - Toronto, Ontario @ Mod Club<br />07.31 - Montreal, Quebec @ Corona Theatre<br />08.02 - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club<br />08.03 - New York, NY @ Irving Plaza<br />08.04 - Philadelphia, PA @ Union Transfer<br />08.05 - Washington, DC @ 9:30 Clu...</p>RhymesayersWed, 09 May 2012 09:33:00 -050030 Reasons To Go To Soundset 2012http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1394http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1394<p>There is now only one month until <strong>Soundset</strong> Sunday! We made this video to help y'all out and count down the reasons to come to Shakopee on May 27th! Tickets can be purchased online via <strong>TicketWeb.com</strong> and in-store at <strong>Fifth Element</strong>.</p><p><object width="693" height="382" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/_691C4aY9dQ?version=3&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/_691C4aY9dQ?version=3&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>General admission tickets are $41 . If you're 18+, VIP options for $90 are also available! Click here to find out what VIP includes.</p><p>This year's festival includes <strong>Atmosphere, Lupe Fiasco, Ghostface Killah &amp; Raekwon, Kendrick Lamar, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; Dj Big Wiz, P.O.S, Macklemore &amp; Ryan Lewis, Grieves &amp; Budo, Danny Brown, Big K.R.I.T, Evidence, Prof with DJ Fundo, Action Bronson, DJ Premier, I Self Devine, Astronautalis, Bambu, J-Zone , Medusa, Chief Kamachi, Grynch, Chuuwee, Paten Locke and Willie Evans Jr. are DUMBTRON, Villa Rosa , The Tribe &amp; Big Cats...</strong></p>RhymesayersFri, 27 Apr 2012 14:18:00 -0500Less than three months until Soundset 2012!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1338http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1338<p>There are less than three months until Soundset Sunday! Do you have your tickets yet? They're moving fast, get yours now before it's too late. Tickets can be purchased online via <strong>TicketWeb.com</strong> and in-store at <strong>Fifth Element</strong>.</p><p>General admission tickets are $41 . If you're 18+, VIP options for $90 are also available! Click here to find out what VIP includes.</p><p>This year's festival includes <strong>Atmosphere, Lupe Fiasco, Ghostface Killah &amp; Raekwon, Kendrick Lamar, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; Dj Big Wiz, P.O.S, Macklemore &amp; Ryan Lewis, </strong><strong>Grieves &amp; Budo, </strong><strong>Danny Brown, Big K.R.I.T, Evidence, Prof with DJ Fundo, Action Bronson, DJ Premier, I Self Devine, Astronautalis, Bambu, J-Zone , Medusa, Chief Kamachi, Grynch, Chuuwee, Paten Locke and Willie Evans Jr. are DUMBTRON, Villa Rosa , The Tribe &amp; Big Cats, Aud...</strong></p>RhymesayersSun, 18 Mar 2012 10:34:00 -0500National Soundset On-sale begins today!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1328http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1328<p><strong>It's about that time! Pick up your </strong><strong>Soundset General Admission and VIP tickets!</strong> Tickets can be purchased online via <strong>TicketWeb.com</strong> and in-store at <strong>Fifth Element</strong>.</p><p>General admission tickets are $41 . If you're 18+, VIP options for $90 are also available! Click here to find out what VIP includes.</p><p>It all goes down on Sunday, May 27th at Canterbury Park with <strong>Atmosphere, Lupe Fiasco, Ghostface Killah &amp; Raekwon, Kendrick Lamar, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; Dj Big Wiz, P.O.S, Macklemore &amp; Ryan Lewis, Grieves &amp; Budo, </strong><strong>Danny Brown, Big K.R.I.T, Evidence, Prof with DJ Fundo, Action Bronson, DJ Premier, I Self Devine, Astronautalis, Bambu, J-Zone , Medusa, Chief Kamachi, Grynch, Chuuwee, Paten Locke and Willie Evans Jr. are DUMBTRON, Villa Rosa , The Tribe &amp; Big Cats, Audio Perm, Long Doe , Auddio Draggo...</strong></p>RhymesayersFri, 09 Mar 2012 17:13:00 -0600Fan Pre-sale tickets now available for Soundset 2012http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1325http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1325<p>Fan pre-sale and VIP tickets are now available for Soundset 2012! Get yours now at <strong>Fifth Element</strong> or on TicketWeb if you have the exclusive password. There are only a limited amount available so move fast! Maximum 8 tickets per person.</p><p>What does VIP include? Click here to learn more.</p><p dir="ltr">This year's festival will feature <strong>Atmosphere, Lupe Fiasco, Ghostface Killah &amp; Raekwon, Kendrick Lamar, Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic &amp; Dj Big Wiz, P.O.S, Macklemore &amp; Ryan Lewis, </strong><strong>Grieves &amp; Budo, </strong><strong>Danny Brown, Big K.R.I.T, Evidence, Prof with DJ Fundo, Action Bronson, DJ Premier, I Self Devine, Astronautalis, Bambu, J-Zone , Medusa, Chief Kamachi, Grynch, Chuuwee, Paten Locke and Willie Evans Jr. are DUMBTRON, Villa Rosa , The Tribe &amp; Big Cats, Audio Perm, Long Doe , Auddio Draggon , Tomorrow Genius, BdotCroc, DJ St...</strong></p>RhymesayersWed, 07 Mar 2012 10:56:00 -0600Vote for Rhymesayers on KEXP and The Current!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1218http://atmospheresucks.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 -0600mtvU Video Premiere: Hail Mary Mallon - "Grubstake"http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1132http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1132<p><strong>Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, </strong>and <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> are back at it!</p><p>Our friends at <strong>mtvU</strong> and <strong>Buzzworthy</strong> premiered the new video for "Grubstake" this morning, check it out below to see if you can figure out just what "Grubstake" is, and peep the off-the-wall visuals in this video directed and produced by Alexander Tarrant and Justin Metros.<br /><br /> <object id="player7" width="690" height="405" 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%3D704876" /><param name="src" value="http://www.mtvu.com/player/embed/" /><param name="wmode" value="transparent" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Not in the US? Watch the video here.</p><p>If you're in Sacramento, CA - don't miss HMM at Sacramento State University next Thursday, Nov. 3rd. Buy Tickets<br /><br /><em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> is available now at: Fifth Element | iTunes | Amazon</p><p>Watch the videos from the album now! "Smock" | "Garfield" | "Meter Feeder" | "Breakdance Beach"</p><p><strong>Aesop Rock: </strong>AesopRock.com | 900Bats | Twitter<br /> <strong>Rob Sonic: </strong>Twitter<br /> <strong>DJ Big Wiz: </strong>Twitter<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Flickr | Myspace | Soun...</p>RhymesayersFri, 28 Oct 2011 10:19:00 -0500A Night with Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson in Australia this weekend!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1102http://atmospheresucks.com/news/1102<p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Kimya Dawson</strong>, joined by special guests <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> and <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> are spending this weekend in Australia! If you're in Sydney, Melbourne, or Brisbane, these are NOT shows to miss.</p><p>With classic and new solo material, these shows will also feature live songs from <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> <strong>,</strong> who droppped <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em>, one of the hottest and most anticipated Rhymesayers releases of this past spring.</p><p><strong>+10.14.11+</strong><br /> Manning Bar<br /> Sydney, Australia<br /> Ages: 18+<br /> Buy Tickets<br /> More info</p><p><strong>+10.15.11+</strong><br /> Melbourne Festival<br /> Melbourne, Australia<br /> Ages: 18+<br /> Buy Tickets<br /> More info</p><p><strong>+10.16.11+</strong><br /> The Hifi<br /> Brisbane, Australia<br /> Ages: 18+<br /> Buy Tickets<br /> More info</p><p>RSVP on Facebook<br /> <br /></p><p>The new HMM album <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> is available now at: Fifth Element | iTunes | Amazon</p><p>To get you ready for the shows, check out the lat...</p>RhymesayersThu, 13 Oct 2011 11:30:00 -0500A Night with Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson featuring Rob Sonic and DJ Big Wiz continues!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/990http://atmospheresucks.com/news/990<p>The road continues for Aesop Rock, Kimya Dawson, Rob Sonic, and DJ Big Wiz! They play one last show in Colorado tonight before heading to Utah, Wyoming, Montana, and Washington.</p><p>In addition to select solo highlights from Aesop and Kimya, the show will feature many cuts from the new<strong> Hail Mary Mallon</strong> album <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em></p><p><em>A Night with Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson Also feat. Rob Sonic &amp; DJ Big Wiz:</em><br /> 08.23 - Boulder, CO @ Fox Theatre | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.24 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.26 - Wilson, WY @ Q Roadhouse | Info<br /> 08.27 - Bozeman, MT @ The Emerson Theatre | Info<br /> 08.28 - Spokane, WA @ The Knitting Factory | Buy Tickets</p><p>RSVP on Facebook </p><p>Buy the new "Meter Feeder" iTunes deluxe pack today which includes:<br /> - Meter Feeder <br /> - Blockhead Remix<br /> - Edison Remix<br /> - Meter Fe...</p>RhymesayersTue, 23 Aug 2011 12:40:00 -0500A Night with Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson featuring Rob Sonic and DJ Big Wiz on tour starts tonight!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/983http://atmospheresucks.com/news/983<p>Starting TONIGHT, Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson will be back on the road! Featuring Rob Sonic and DJ Big Wiz, the show will feature many cuts from the new<strong> Hail Mary Mallon</strong> album <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em></p><p><em>A Night with Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson Also feat. Rob Sonic &amp; DJ Big Wiz:</em><br /> TONIGHT - Durango, CO @ The Abbey Theatre: Buy Tickets<br /> 08.20 - Ft. Collins, CO @ Aggie Theatre | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.21 - Denver, CO @ The Summit Music Hall | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.23 - Boulder, CO @ Fox Theatre | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.24 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.26 - Wilson, WY @ Q Roadhouse | Info<br /> 08.27 - Bozeman, MT @ The Emerson Theatre | Info<br /> 08.28 - Spokane, WA @ The Knitting Factory | Buy Tickets</p><p>RSVP on Facebook </p><p>Buy the new "Meter Feeder" iTunes deluxe pack today which includes:<br /> - Meter Feeder <br /> - Bloc...</p>RhymesayersFri, 19 Aug 2011 12:10:00 -0500A Night with Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson featuring Rob Sonic and DJ Big Wiz on tour starts in one week!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/968http://atmospheresucks.com/news/968<p>Starting in one week, Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson will be back on the road! Featuring Rob Sonic and DJ Big Wiz, the show will feature many cuts from the new<strong> Hail Mary Mallon</strong> album <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em></p><p><em>A Night with Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson Also feat. Rob Sonic &amp; DJ Big Wiz:</em><br /> 08.19 - Durango, CO @ The Abbey Theatre | Info<br /> 08.20 - Ft. Collins, CO @ Aggie Theatre | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.21 - Denver, CO @ The Summit Music Hall | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.23 - Boulder, CO @ Fox Theatre | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.24 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge | Buy Tickets<br /> 08.26 - Wilson, WY @ Q Roadhouse | Info<br /> 08.27 - Bozeman, MT @ The Emerson Theatre | Info<br /> 08.28 - Spokane, WA @ The Knitting Factory | Buy Tickets</p><p>RSVP on Facebook </p><p>Buy the new "Meter Feeder" iTunes deluxe pack today which includes:<br /> - Meter Feeder <br /> - Blockhea...</p>RhymesayersFri, 12 Aug 2011 10:46:00 -0500Buzznet premieres Hail Mary Mallon video for "Breakdance Beach" + announce new tour dates!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/955http://atmospheresucks.com/news/955<p>A Night With Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson have announced new tour dates for Mid-August.  Featuring Rob Sonic and DJ Big Wiz, the show will preview new material from Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson's forthcoming solo albums, Aesop Rock and Kimya's forthcoming collaboration album, rare tracks from Aesop Rock's previous solo albums, as well as Aesop Rock's new group <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> featuring Rob and Wiz.</p><p><strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong>’s light-hearted homage to old school rap becomes especially radiant with their new single, "Breakdance Beach" from their debut album <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That</strong></em><strong>?</strong><strong>. </strong> The video, being as playful as the song would suggest, includes break-dancers kicking through the sand, atop beach rocks and speedboats, and underwater.  Watch the premiere at Buzznet and check the tour dates below.</p><p><object id="flashObj" width="480" height="270" data="http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1&amp;isUI=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF" /><param name="flashVars" value="videoId=1091651665001&amp;playerID=88099121001&amp;playerKey=AQ~~,AAAAE_NrUDk~,9UfhLajbcOlyPMfj8agIezIfOO7dbe4P&amp;domain=embed&amp;dynamicStreaming=true" /><param name="base" value="http://admin.brightcove.com" /><param name="seamlesstabbing" value="false" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="swLiveConnect" value="true" /><param name="allowScriptAccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1&amp;isUI=1" /><param name="name" value="flashObj" /><param name="flashvars" value="videoId=1091651665001&amp;playerID=88099121001&amp;playerKey=AQ~~,AAAAE_NrUDk~,9UfhLajbcOlyPMfj8agIezIfOO7dbe4P&amp;domain=embed&amp;dynamicStreaming=true" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Direct...</p>RhymesayersWed, 03 Aug 2011 10:13:00 -0500Hail Mary Mallon drops "Meter Feeder" deluxe pack, Blockhead remix featured at HipHopDXhttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/942http://atmospheresucks.com/news/942<p>Our friends at <strong>HipHopDX</strong> want to give you an exclusive listen and download of the <strong>Blockhead</strong> remix for the new <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> track "Meter Feeder".</p><p>Listen <strong>HERE over at HHDX</strong> and rate the track!</p><p>Listen and download the remix on SoundCloud!<br /><object width="300" height="300" data="http://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F19426425&amp;auto_play=false&amp;player_type=artwork&amp;color=2d2d2d" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="src" value="http://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F19426425&amp;auto_play=false&amp;player_type=artwork&amp;color=2d2d2d" /></object><br /><br />Buy the iTunes deluxe pack today which includes:<br /> - Meter Feeder <br /> - Blockhead Remix<br /> - Edison Remix<br /> - Meter Feeder Music Video</p><p>The new HMM album <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> is available now at: Fifth Element | iTunes | Amazon</p><p>Watch the videos from the album now! "Smock" | "Garfield" | "Meter Feeder"</p><p><strong>Aesop Rock: </strong>AesopRock.com | 900Bats | Twitter<br /> <strong>Rob Sonic: </strong>Twitter<br /> <strong>DJ Big Wiz: </strong>Twitter<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Flickr | Myspace | Soundcloud</p>RhymesayersThu, 21 Jul 2011 13:01:00 -0500Hail Mary Mallon interview with Spectrum Culturehttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/931http://atmospheresucks.com/news/931<p>While on tour, the members of <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> sat down with Spectrum Culture and gave an in depth interview on the group, their new release <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em>, their unique sound, and more!</p><p></p><p>Check out this excerpt below and read the full article HERE.</p><p><strong>Spectrum: </strong><em>Aes, the city of New York itself is a big character in a lot of your rhymes. Since you've resituated yourself, have you had to recalibrate your art to take in the differences of San Francisco?</em></p><p><strong>Aesop Rock:</strong> <em>I think a lot of the stuff I wrote about New York was because that was my environment. I think it was more my surroundings rather than the fact it was New York. That character is removed from the stories but I live somewhere else now so there is other stuff to absorb. I think with mentioning New York so much it's an example of...</em></p>RhymesayersSat, 09 Jul 2011 10:22:00 -0500Hail Mary Mallon tour wrap-up and Aesop Rock & Kimya Dawson interview!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/903http://atmospheresucks.com/news/903<p>All three members of <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> just wrapped up their tour and many shows with friend and collaborator <strong>Kimya Dawson</strong>! The tour brought them to Alaska, Massachusetts, Colorado, California, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Wisconsin, Illinois, New York, New Jersey, and Washington, D.C.</p><p>Before they played in San Diego, Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson sat down with NBC San Diego and did a joint interview!</p><p>Here's a quick excerpt from Aes Rock about HMM as a group:</p><p><em>NBC: Can you tell me a little about Hail Mary Mallon?</em></p><p><em> AESOP ROCK: Rob Sonic, DJ Big Wiz, and I have been friends and tourmates for many years. We know each other well and have collaborated on each other’s solo works. We always spoke about doing a record together, and the timing just felt right. I think Rob and I have similar sensibilit...</em></p>RhymesayersMon, 20 Jun 2011 14:54:00 -0500mtvU premieres new Hail Mary Mallon video "Meter Feeder" http://atmospheresucks.com/news/869http://atmospheresucks.com/news/869<p>Our friends over at <strong>mtvU</strong> just premiered the latest video from <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong> featuring Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, and DJ Big Wiz. "Meter Feeder" is the newest visual offering from Alexander Tarrant and Justin Metros.<br /><br />Check it out below!</p><p><object width="693" height="410" 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%3D661575" /><param name="src" value="http://www.mtvu.com/player/embed/" /><param name="wmode" value="transparent" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object><br />If you're outside of the US, watch the video here.</p><p>Physical copies of the new record <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> are now available from Fifth Element or Amazon!</p><p>Want some digital goodness? Buy <strong>Hail Mary Mallon's</strong><em><strong> Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> digitally now: iTunes | Amazon</p><p>Check out what you get with the physical album below:</p><p><object width="693" height="424" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/vLbPIpJax3I?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/vLbPIpJax3I?version=3&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> have been constant collaborators over the years, both live and in the studio. It took the legendary turntable styling of <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> to birth the unstoppable Hail Mary Mallon. Named after Mary Mallon aka Typhoid Mary , the trio...</p>RhymesayersWed, 08 Jun 2011 09:30:00 -0500Hail Mary Mallon's Are You Gonna Eat That? physical albums now availble!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/866http://atmospheresucks.com/news/866<p>Physical copies of the new record <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> are now available from Fifth Element or Amazon!</p><p>Want some digital goodness? Buy <strong>Hail Mary Mallon's</strong><em><strong> Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> digitally now: iTunes | Amazon</p><p>Check out what you get with the physical album below:</p><p><object width="693" height="424" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/vLbPIpJax3I?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/vLbPIpJax3I?version=3&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> have been constant collaborators over the years, both live and in the studio. It took the legendary turntable styling of <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> to birth the unstoppable Hail Mary Mallon. Named after Mary Mallon aka Typhoid Mary , the trio plans to spread their infectious blend of powerful production and back-forth rhyme schemes all over the world. Their first single, "Smock", adds synthesizers and ambient tones that subtlety rest atop the dark beat while "Breakdance Beach" keeps focus on the tight kickdrum and disto...</p>RhymesayersTue, 07 Jun 2011 08:34:00 -0500Hands On with Hail Mary Mallon's new album Are You Gonna Eat That?http://atmospheresucks.com/news/864http://atmospheresucks.com/news/864<p>The physical versions of <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> from Fifth Element or Amazon are available tomorrow, June 7th!</p><p>Check out this hands on video below and get familiar!</p><p><object width="693" height="424" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/vLbPIpJax3I?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/vLbPIpJax3I?version=3&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Want a digital copy? Buy <strong>Hail Mary Mallon's</strong><em><strong> Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> now: iTunes | Amazon</p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> have been constant collaborators over the years, both live and in the studio. It took the legendary turntable styling of <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> to birth the unstoppable Hail Mary Mallon. Named after Mary Mallon aka Typhoid Mary , the trio plans to spread their infectious blend of powerful production and back-forth rhyme schemes all over the world. Their first single, "Smock", adds synthesizers and ambient tones that subtlety rest atop the dark beat while "Breakdance Beach" keeps focus on the tight kickdrum and distorted handcl...</p>RhymesayersMon, 06 Jun 2011 12:01:00 -0500Hail Mary Mallon - "Garfield" (Edison's Bent Back Remix)http://atmospheresucks.com/news/856http://atmospheresucks.com/news/856<p>Are you okay with change? Then take a listen to <strong>Edison</strong>'s take on <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong>'s latest track, "Garfield" below! Our friends at RCRDLBL premiered it for you last week.</p><p><object width="100%" height="81" data="http://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F16399739&amp;show_comments=true&amp;auto_play=false&amp;color=2d2d2d" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /><param name="wmode" value="window" /><param name="src" value="http://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F16399739&amp;show_comments=true&amp;auto_play=false&amp;color=2d2d2d" /></object><span></span></p><p><strong>Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, and DJ Big Wiz</strong> also recently dropped a video for "Garfield", peep it now!</p><p><object width="693" height="424" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/h4eZvlni3OM?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/h4eZvlni3OM?version=3&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Physical copies of the new record <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> are available from Fifth Element or Amazon next Tuesday, June 7th!</p><p>Buy <strong>Hail Mary Mallon's</strong><em><strong> Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> digitally now: iTunes | Amazon</p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> have been constant collaborators over the years, both live and in the studio. It took the legendary turntable styling of <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> to birth the unstoppable Hail Mary Mallon. Named after Mary Mallon aka Typhoid Mary , the trio plans to spread their infectious blend of powerful production and back-forth r...</p>RhymesayersThu, 02 Jun 2011 10:55:00 -0500Hail Mary Mallon's Are You Gonna Eat That physical drops in one week + Behind The Scenes Video!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/854http://atmospheresucks.com/news/854<p>Take a look at what the crew has to go through shooting videos, and get an exclusive pass behind the scenes on tour and what it takes to fuel <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong>'s creative energy!</p><p>Physical copies of the new record <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> are available from Fifth Element or Amazon in ONE WEEK!</p><p>Buy <strong>Hail Mary Mallon's</strong><em><strong> Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> digitally now: iTunes | Amazon<br /><br /><object width="693" height="550" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/k-Vfjlc468M?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/k-Vfjlc468M?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> have been constant collaborators over the years, both live and in the studio. It took the legendary turntable styling of <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> to birth the unstoppable Hail Mary Mallon. Named after Mary Mallon aka Typhoid Mary , the trio plans to spread their infectious blend of powerful production and back-forth rhyme schemes all over the world. Their first single, "Smock", adds synthesizers and ambient tones th...</p>RhymesayersTue, 31 May 2011 12:05:00 -0500Learn about the artwork for Hail Mary Mallon's new album Are You Gonna Eat That?http://atmospheresucks.com/news/845http://atmospheresucks.com/news/845<p>Buy <strong>Hail Mary Mallon's</strong><em><strong> Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> now: iTunes | Amazon</p><p>Take a seat with the guys and learn about the incredible album art, designed by Coro!</p><p><object width="693" height="420" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/WImnZShGCro?hl=en&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/v/WImnZShGCro?hl=en&amp;fs=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Want a Physical copy? Pre-Order <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> from Fifth Element or Amazon </p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> have been constant collaborators over the years, both live and in the studio. It took the legendary turntable styling of <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> to birth the unstoppable Hail Mary Mallon. Named after Mary Mallon aka Typhoid Mary , the trio plans to spread their infectious blend of powerful production and back-forth rhyme schemes all over the world. Their first single, "Smock", adds synthesizers and ambient tones that subtlety rest atop the dark beat while "Breakdance Beach" keeps focus on the tight kickdrum and distorted handclaps. The contra...</p>RhymesayersWed, 25 May 2011 10:11:00 -0500Photo Wrap-up: Hail Mary Mallon in Minneapolis, MNhttp://atmospheresucks.com/news/844http://atmospheresucks.com/news/844<p>While on tour with friend and collaborator Kimya Dawson, <strong>Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, </strong>and <strong>DJ Big Wiz </strong>rocked a Sold Out show in Minneapolis this past weekend on Saturday, May 21st!</p><p>Check out the pictures below!<br /><br /> <object width="693" height="400" 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%2F72157626671791729%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2Frhymesayers%2Fsets%2F72157626671791729%2F&amp;set_id=72157626671791729&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 /> All Photos by Joshua Schave</p><p>The new HMM album <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> is available now at: iTunes | Amazon</p><p>Pre-Order <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> from Fifth Element: Click Here </p><p>Watch the videos for the first two singles now! "Smock" | "Garfield"</p><p><strong>Aesop Rock: </strong>AesopRock.com | 900Bats | Twitter<br /> <strong>Rob Sonic: </strong>Twitter<br /> <strong>DJ Big Wiz: </strong>Twitter<br /> <strong>Rhymesayers:</strong> Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Flickr | Myspace | Soundcloud</p>RhymesayersTue, 24 May 2011 13:00:00 -0500An update from Hail Mary Mallon about their new album Are You Gonna Eat That?http://atmospheresucks.com/news/832http://atmospheresucks.com/news/832<p>Buy <strong>Hail Mary Mallon's</strong><em><strong> Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> now: iTunes | Amazon</p><p>Sit down with the guys and learn about where Dj Big Wiz is from, when Aesop Rock and Rob Sonic started working together, and more!</p><p><object width="693" height="424" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/XfJFlrM2ysA?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/XfJFlrM2ysA?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Want a Physical copy? Pre-Order <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> from Fifth Element or Amazon </p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> have been constant collaborators over the years, both live and in the studio. It took the legendary turntable styling of <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> to birth the unstoppable Hail Mary Mallon. Named after Mary Mallon aka Typhoid Mary , the trio plans to spread their infectious blend of powerful production and back-forth rhyme schemes all over the world. Their first single, "Smock", adds synthesizers and ambient tones that subtlety rest atop the dark beat while "Breakdance Beach" keeps focus on the tight...</p>RhymesayersTue, 17 May 2011 10:33:00 -0500Hail Mary Mallon drops new video for "Garfield"http://atmospheresucks.com/news/821http://atmospheresucks.com/news/821<p>Our friends at Prefix Magazine just premiered the latest video "Garfield" from <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong>! Check it out below! <br /> <br /> <object width="693" height="424" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/h4eZvlni3OM?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/h4eZvlni3OM?fs=1&amp;hl=en_US&amp;hd=1" /><param name="allowfullscreen" value="true" /></object></p><p>Buy "Garfield" now: iTunes</p><p>The digital album is available now at: iTunes | Amazon</p><p>Pre-Order <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> from Fifth Element: Click Here </p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> have been constant collaborators over the years, both live and in the studio. It took the legendary turntable styling of DJ Big Wiz to birth the unstoppable Hail Mary Mallon. Named after Mary Mallon aka Typhoid Mary , the trio plans to spread their infectious blend of powerful production and back-forth rhyme schemes all over the world. Their first single, "Smock", adds synthesizers and ambient tones that subtlety rest atop the dark beat while "Breakdance Beach" keeps focus on the tight kickdrum and dist...</p>RhymesayersTue, 10 May 2011 11:09:00 -0500Hail Mary Mallon's album Are You Gonna Eat That? available digitally today!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/806http://atmospheresucks.com/news/806<p>The newest project from <strong>Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, </strong>&amp; <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> is now available in digital format!</p><p>Buy <strong>Hail Mary Mallon's</strong><em><strong> Are You Gonna Eat That?</strong></em> now: iTunes | Amazon</p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> have been constant collaborators over the years, both live and in the studio. It took the legendary turntable styling of <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> to birth the unstoppable Hail Mary Mallon. Named after Mary Mallon aka Typhoid Mary , the trio plans to spread their infectious blend of powerful production and back-forth rhyme schemes all over the world. Their first single, "Smock", adds synthesizers and ambient tones that subtlety rest atop the dark beat while "Breakdance Beach" keeps focus on the tight kickdrum and distorted handclaps. The contrast of production-heavy tracks with punching lines and stripped down bangers...</p>RhymesayersTue, 03 May 2011 12:11:00 -0500Hail Mary Mallon's album Are You Gonna Eat That? available digitally tomorrow!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/803http://atmospheresucks.com/news/803<p>Don't sleep! The newest project from <strong>Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, </strong>&amp; <strong>DJ Big Wiz</strong> will be available in digital format tomorrow!</p><p>You can gets yours at: iTunes | Amazon</p><p></p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> have been constant collaborators over the years, both live and in the studio. It took the legendary turntable styling of DJ Big Wiz to birth the unstoppable Hail Mary Mallon. Named after Mary Mallon aka Typhoid Mary , the trio plans to spread their infectious blend of powerful production and back-forth rhyme schemes all over the world. Their first single, "Smock", adds synthesizers and ambient tones that subtlety rest atop the dark beat while "Breakdance Beach" keeps focus on the tight kickdrum and distorted handclaps. The contrast of production-heavy tracks with punching lines and stripped down bangers with ...</p>RhymesayersMon, 02 May 2011 13:44:00 -0500Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic & Dj Big Wiz updated tour dates!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/795http://atmospheresucks.com/news/795<p>Our homies in Alaska can catch <strong>Aesop Rock</strong>, <strong>Rob Sonic</strong>, and <strong>DJ</strong> <strong>Big Wiz</strong> tonight at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Spring Fest! Click here for more information.</p><p>The group has added a few more shows! Peep the details below.</p><p><strong>Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic and DJ Big Wiz:</strong></p><p>04.29 - Fairbanks, AK @ University of Alaska Spring Fest <br /> 05.07 - Berkeley, CA @ Greek Theater | Buy Tickets</p><p><strong>A NIGHT WITH AESOP ROCK AND KIMYA DAWSON featuring Rob Sonic and DJ Big Wiz:</strong><br /> <br /> 05.10 - Princeton, NJ @ Terrace Club <br /> 05.11 - Boston, MA @ Middle East | Buy Tickets<br /> 05.13 - Washington DC @ Rock N Roll Hotel | Buy Tickets<br /> 05.14 - New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom | SOLD OUT!<br /> 05.16 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Altar | Buy Tickets<br /> 05.17 - Columbus, OH @ Outland | Buy Tickets<br /> 05.19 - Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall | Buy Tickets<br /> 05.20 - Madison, W...</p>RhymesayersFri, 29 Apr 2011 11:09:00 -0500Rhymesayers to release Hail Mary Mallon's upcoming album Are You Gonna Eat That?, and drops first single "Smock"!http://atmospheresucks.com/news/774http://atmospheresucks.com/news/774<p>Our friends at <strong>Rolling Stone</strong> just announced that<strong> Rhymesayers</strong> will be releasing <strong>Hail Mary Mallon</strong>’s debut record, <em><strong>Are You Gonna Eat That</strong></em><strong><em>?</em></strong> - dropping June 7th, 2011 physically and May 3rd, 2011 digitally. The trio comprised of Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, and DJ Big Wiz will premiere tracks from the upcoming record this April and May while on tour with Kimya Dawson.</p><p></p><p><strong>Aesop Rock</strong> and <strong>Rob Sonic</strong> have been constant collaborators over the years, both live and in the studio. It took the legendary turntable styling of DJ Big Wiz to birth the unstoppable Hail Mary Mallon. Named after Mary Mallon aka Typhoid Mary , the trio plans to spread their infectious blend of powerful production and back-forth rhyme schemes all over the world. Their first single, "Smock", adds synthesizers and ambient tones that subtl...</p>RhymesayersWed, 20 Apr 2011 12:02:00 -0500