Tag Archive for alternative rap

Derailed: P.O.S @ The Marquis Theater 2/05/10

Every so often I will be posting under the ‘Derailed’ heading. This is for posts that are outside my normal comfort area…indie rock/pop. Last night P.O.S and ‘special guests’ brought their punk-influenced form of hip-hop to Denver’s Marquis Theatre. We missed Denver’s own The Pirate Signal, but got there in time to catch most of Dessa‘s set.  Dessa, along with… Read more →

Derailed: Minneapolis Hip-Hop @ Marquis 2/5

Every so often I will be posting under the ‘Derailed’ heading. This is for posts that are outside my normal comfort area…indie rock/pop When you think of hip-hop hubs, Minneapolis is probably not the first city to come to mind.  But the Twin Cities actually have a pretty exciting scene.  And now with Def Jux changing their direction, the Doomtree… Read more →

Derailed: Definitive Jux Records on Hiatus

Every so often I will be posting under the ‘Derailed’ heading. This is for posts that are outside my normal comfort area…indie rock/pop There have been rumors flying around for a couple months that Definitive Jux is going under.  The messages started on Twitter and then the story showed up on Shabooty.  Now it’s been posted on Brooklyn Vegan and… Read more →