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  1. 20 Years Of Atmosphere: Slug Describes Evolution Of His Writing & Relationship With AntRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | HipHopDx

    Atmosphere celebrated the 20th anniversary of its debut album last week by remastering the Overcast! LP and releasing it on vinyl for the first time ever . To coincide with its release, Slug spoke to HipHopDX about his group's inaugural project and opened up about life during the infancy of his career as well as the departure of former member Spawn.


  2. Previously unreleased '90s Atmosphere track leads off November's Twin Cities rap roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | City Pages

    ... reliably doing their thing. Here are 10 songs that prove it's an exciting time for Minneapolis and St. Paul rap. Atmosphere's 1997 debut album, Overcast! , is the only LP the group recorded while MC Spawn was a full-time member. On this previously ...


  3. Hip-Hop Artist, Educator and Producer Toki Wright Joins The CurrentRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 31 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of the hip-hop scene, Wright has released music with BJ The Chicago Kid, Talib Kweli, Big Cats, G Yamazawa and Atmosphere. As an artist, he has toured the world with Brother Ali, Devin The Dude, Evidence of Dilated Peoples, J-Live and several ...


  4. Journey Without Maps: 66 - Congo, Segment 1Read the original story

    Monday Oct 30 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... American rhythms, big band jazz, Afro-American soul and funk. With its All Powerful Orchestras and Society of Atmosphere-setters and Elegant People - the music of Congo is outstanding considering a history of colonialism, conflict, and coups. On ...


  5. Slug Reflects On 20th Anniversary Of Atmosphere's "Overcast!" & Spawn's DepartureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 27 | HipHopDx

    Maintaining a career in rap for 20 years is no easy feat, especially as an independent artist. But that's exactly what Atmosphere have done, cultivating a loyal fan base while being Rhymesayers Entertainment's marquee act.


  6. DJ Khaled gifts one-year-old son $100K Swiss watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | Daily Mail

    ... affair, complete with an onstage performance by three extravagantly dressed dancers and hip hop duo Atmosphere Squint and spot it: Signs behind the stage read: 'WE THE BEST MUSIC,' which is the name of the record label Khaled founded Diddy, Khaled, ...


  7. As Brother Ali learns more about his identity, hea s ready to showcase his artistryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 |

    ... lot there to share." Coincidentally, also living in Oakland was Anthony "Ant" Davis, one-half of the hip-hop duo Atmosphere, who also produced three of Ali's albums. ("Mourning" was produced by Jake One.) "I kind of lost touch with Ant, who I ...


  8. Recording in Sweden inspired Seattle rapper Grieves to do what was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... though, Grieves has produced an album for a Seattle act and remixed songs by Rhymesayers Entertainment labelmates Atmosphere, though he said it's unlikely either project will see the light of day. "I don't have to sit around and wait till some ...


  9. ATMOSPHERE Comes to Boulder Theater 10/13Read the original story

    Oct 3, 2017 |

    ... to evolve and grow, both in their skill sets and as individuals. In many ways, that is an integral part of the Atmosphere story. Over their twenty-year career they have managed to continually tweak and strive to perfect their formula, while neither ...


  10. Just Announced - Atmosphere at The Ogden Theatre in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | 303 Magazine

    The Ogden Theatre just announced via Facebook that Atmosphere will grace Denver for a show December 10 with Musab, Ink Well , deM atlaS and DJ Keezy. Hailing from Minnesota, the Atmosphere duo - rapper Slug and DJ/producer Ant - formed in 1989 and have produced eight albums and 10 EPs in their over two-decade career.


  11. Brother Ali Comes to Fox Theatre 10/7Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 |

    ... in that celebrated journey is All the Beauty in This Whole Life, a 15-track collection produced entirely by Atmosphere's Anthony "Ant" Davis. "This entire album is based on the reality that beauty is the splendor of truth" says the Minneapolis MC. ...


  12. Ten of Our Favorite Concerts From the Ogden's 100-Year HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Denver Westword

    ... of this latest era. These moments may not be "historic," but they're more music-centric than hip-hop group Atmosphere's recollection of the venue, as referenced in "National Disgrace": "Last thing I remember was the Ogden Theatre in the backstage ...


  13. Slug Explains Why First-Ever Vinyl Release Of Atmosphere's "Overcast!" Took So LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | HipHopDx

    At last, Atmosphere fans can own the Overcast! LP on vinyl. Rhymesayers Entertainment has announced a vinyl release of the group's debut album in celebration of its 20th anniversary.


  14. In The Flesh: The Old Pueblo's Greatest Rapper, Big Meridox, Says ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Tucson Weekly

    ... skills are unapproachable a " they claimed. Another Phoenix emcee, by way of Boston, was next. Mr. Riot drew from Atmosphere, Rakim, Em' and others. Riot's set peaked when "Ground Tremble" literally rocked the house. Committed to giving back, Mr. ...


  15. AtmosphereRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | LA Weekly

    For a group like Atmosphere, success isn't defined by singles, hits or even major festival appearances. Instead, in keeping with their deep underground roots, the Minnesota-based hip-hop tandem of Slug and Ant's uncompromising artistic vision, relentless tour schedule and fervent live show have built them a devoted fan base.


  16. Sevens Travels: Atmosphere play The Catalyst this weekend, part of their Welcome to California Tour.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Metroactive

    Twenty years into their career, it's clear that Atmosphere will go down as one of the best underground hip-hop groups ever. The Minnesota duo's early albums feature a quick-witted Slug using his silver tongue to couple glib remarks with intricate and braggadocious rhymes, all while producer Ant drops some seriously dope beats.


  17. Intriguing mix of Pan-Asian flavors come together at Oi in Canoga ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | LA Daily News

    Atmosphere: Mini-mall takeout hot spot with chalk art on the walls, hip-hop in the air, and a menu of dishes from Korea to the north, to the Philippines to the south, with lots of stops in between Suggested dishes: Adobo Bowl , Fried Chicken Adobo , Pork Belly & Umami Gravy Over Rice , Shredded Pork Bowl , Loco Burger Bowl , Veggie Bibimbahp , Dynamite Crawfish , Pork Bun , Fried Chicken Bun , Angus Burger Bun , Oi Burger , Dynamite Sweet Fries , Pork Belly Jicama Taco The Valley branch of Oi Asian Fusion sits in a long, narrow, eclectic strip mall along Canoga Avenue that's also home to Champ's Hot Grill, an Indian shop called Sweet & Samosa, and a Chilean fast-food place called Chilenazo - a proper mix of this and that that fits just fine in the Central San Fernando Valley.


  18. Don Cannon, Lil Durk and Big Boi Co-Sign Producer Koji The BanditRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 |

    ... ebut of 'No Fear' and to Big X, Funky and the rest of the Coalition DJs, Zoom Marketing Partners, Steed Media and Atmosphere Proximity who made the night happen."


  19. ZuluZuluu's very-busy Greg Grease keeps momentum churning with new solo LPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | City Pages

    ... Critics Tally . The Zulu crew is also stacking up live dates, which will continue next month when they join Atmosphere's 11-show Welcome to California tour . So, Greg is having a busy summer, and now his solo career is back in full swing. Down So ...


  20. At X Games Minneapolis, concerts are 'a big part of the culture'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... Flume will make his first-ever Twin Cities appearance to top off Saturday's lineup, and hometown hip-hop heroes Atmosphere finish things off Sunday. The ESPN producer in charge of music made it clear that the latter booking wasn't just a gimme to ...