Atmosphere performs live at The Newport with special guests deM atlaS, The Lioness, and DJ Keezy
Hip-hop outfit and Rhymesayers label heads Atmosphere represent the Twin Cities with introspective rhymes, inventive storytelling, and classic production, building a devoted grassroots following with prolific output, collaborations, and consistent touring.
They debuted as a trio on 1997's Overcast! before continuing into the 2000s as the core duo of rapper Slug and producer Ant. Steadily rising on the charts with each release, the pair hit a peak in 2008 with fifth full-length, When Life Gives You Lemons, You Paint That Shit Gold, which landed at number five upon release.