'Blow the Roof' takes on a music scene that's more focused on selling records than storytelling and art. And 'Front Man' announces the arrival of the Twin Cities as a major player in the rap industry. 'Xplycyt the Great, from the Land of 10,000 Lakes ... I think there's something you should know: my state gets 40-below, and trust me I'm just as cold.' He's a writer, a rapper and a producer. But more than that he's a storyteller who's doing what we're all doing: trying to make some sense out of the bad and trying to make the most out of the good.