Author: Derek Ehlert

Get Connected To The Network

  On Saturday, July 29th, the Nomad World Pub will play host to the first of many shows called “The Network.” Spearheaded by Lyric Marid and Rich Garvey, the collective committee will help bypass the politics that leave many artists discouraged and limited within the local scene. With a stacked lineup featuring the talents of…

Excitement Prevailed In Pre-Pride Party

As the humidity rose throughout the Twin Cities, nowhere was steamier than the Cabooze for Greenroom Magazine and RedBull SoundSelects’ Pre-Pride Party. Packed with free spirits and inseparable lovers, the stage was set for Milwaukee’s Zed Kenzo and Lex Allen to set it off for their neighbors to the west. Fueled by DJ Keezy’s the…

Sound Verite Records Returns With The Sounds of The City in Vol. 2

After a full year since releasing their acclaimed compilation, the Purple City powerhouse, Sound Vérité Records has done it again by releasing Sound Vérité Records Volume 2. Originally released at Soundset, this 19 track compilation provides the promise that pulses under the surface of the Twin Cities. Curated by Jon Jon Scott and Delano Francis, SVR…

Greg Grease Meditates and Medicates Through “Migraine”

Right before sharing the stage with Ghostface Killah and Kemba in Nashville, Minneapolis MC/producer Greg Grease needed to clear his troubled mind with his new song, “Migraine.” Built off the electric bounce that generates the hypnotic funk, Dr. Gregory recruits thestand4rd’s Psymun and fellow ZuluZuluu brethen, Trelly Mo to expound the sonic progression found in…