Monthly Archives: May 2014

Soundset 2014 Photos: Atmosphere

Atmosphere have headlined each year of Soundset and 2014 was no different. This year they were armed with new material, having released “Southsiders” earlier in the month. Rapper Slug had no problem working the crowd […]

Soundset 2014 Photos: Wiz Khalifa

There was question as to whether Wiz Khalifa would make it to Soundset. The rapper was stuck in Texas earlier that morning after being stopped at the airport without an ID and subsequently detained for […]

Soundset 2014 Photos: Nas

Legendary rapper Nas brought history to Soundset with music that outdated many in the crowd. He hit the stage with timeless classics such as “Made You Look” and “Halftime.”

Soundset 2014 Photos: 2 Chainz

Fresh off a series of sold-out tour dates in support of his “B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time” release, 2 Chainz wasted little time involving the Soundset festival crowd into his show. There was no shortage of […]

Soundset 2014 Photos: Cypress Hill

Though it’s been over four years since the release of “Rise Up,” Cypress Hill never fails to disappoint. Highlights at 2014 Soundset Music Festival included “How I Could Just Kill a Man,” “Insane in the […]

Soundset 2014 Photos: EarlWolf

Anything can happen when Tyler, The Creator takes the stage. Performing together with Earl Sweatshirt as “EarlWolf,” the duo fully represented L.A. at Soundset. When Tyler looked to his left and saw an inactive crowd, […]

Soundset 2014 Photos: Chance The Rapper

Chance The Rapper has emerged from Chicago as one to watch. His 2013 performance at Lollapalooza nearly shut down the stage due to a crushing surge of the crowd. Though me mostly spit fresh material […]

Kid Rock Photos: 2014 Rock on the Range

Wherever Kid Rock goes, a party quickly ensues. He was born to entertain and has converted his trailer park rap persona into a multimillion dollar enterprise. Fans that bailed ROTR after Five Finger Death Punch […]