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‘Specs evolve with Small Steps

April 9, 2002

After toiling for years as virtual unknowns, Heiruspecs-one of the only live hip-hop bands in the Twin Cities-are finally gaining the recognition that a band of its talent deserves. An underground following...

Polish Sausage & Prophets

January 29, 2002

What does Northeast Minneapolis call to mind? Polka, maybe, polish sausage and James Page, certainly. But with the release of their new album, Now You Know, we can add local hip-hoppers the Unknown Prophets...

Fill in the Blanks tour hurls more than rhymes

November 27, 2001

  Featuring local hip-hop headliners Atmosphere, the Fill In The Blanks tour rolled into town Saturday and brought with it plenty of bang for the buck. The six-and-a-half-hour show at First Avenue...