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Kool Keith – “Zero Fux” Ft. B​-​Real (Prod. By Psycho Les)

Today Pitchfork announced Kool Keith‘s new album produced entirely by The Beatnuts’ Psycho Les featuring Jeru, B-Real of Cypress Hill, and Paul Wall.  The new album drops July 12th on Mello Music Group, in the mean time, stream the single “Zero Fux” above featuring B-Real. KEITH by Kool Keith
Tags: Jazz, Cypress Hill, Singles, Kool Keith, Paul Wall, B​-​Real

Kool Keith & B-Real Give “Zero Fux” Over Psycho Les Production

With over 30 years in the game, Kool Keith is still going…
Tags: Jazz, Songs, Kool Keith, B-real, Psycho Les, The Beatnuts

Kool Keith – “Zero Fux” (Feat. B-Real)

Underground rap veteran Kool Keith has announced a new album called KEITH, his first since last year's Dr. Octagon reunion Moosebumps: An Exploration Into Modern Day Horripilation and the first under his own name since 2016's Feature Magnetic. Pitchfork reports that the 14-track project was produced entirely by the Beatnuts' Psycho … More »
Tags: Music, Keith, Kool Keith, B-real

A Prince Among Thieves Turns 20

Paul Huston will always be respected by hip-hop historians and longtime heads for what he can do as a producer. He set a frequently copied precedent for his ability to bring out the inherent uniqueness of the artists he worked with by using a few smartly juxtaposed, expertly chopped, often-unlikely and comedically timed loops and … More »
Tags: Music, Everlast, The Anniversary, Biz Markie, Kool Keith, Prince Paul, Big Daddy Kane, Breeze Brewin, Chubb Rock, Juggaknots, Paul Huston

Royal Trux – “Every Day Swan” & “Get Used To This” (Feat. Kool Keith)

We last heard from '90s scuzz-rock duo duo Royal Trux last year, when they released Platinum Tips + Ice Cream, an album of live recordings from the band’s LA and New York shows. Now, Jennifer Herrema and Neil Hagerty are gearing up to release a new album … More »
Tags: Music, Kool Keith, Royal Trux, Neil Hagerty, Jennifer Herrema, LA and New York

Dr. Octagon celebrated new LP @ Brooklyn Bowl w/ Handsome Boy Modeling School and Just Blaze (pics)

Kool Keith, Dan the Automator and DJ Qbert, aka rap supergroup Dr. Octagon, celebrated the release of the terrific Moosebumps: An Exploration Into Modern Day Horripilation -- their first record in 20 years -- at Brooklyn Bowl on Thursday night. It was a bit of a bumpy birth Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Music, Octagon, Music News, Bill Pearis, Brooklyn Bowl, Kool Keith, Statik Selektah, Hip Hop News, Photo Galleries, Just Blaze, Dan the Automator, Dr Octagon, DJ QBert, Kool Keith Dan, Handsome Boy Modeling School, Jennifer Charles

Five Notable Releases of the Week (4/6)

This week's Notable Releases include noticeable steps forward from Philly indie/punk bands Hop Along and The Wonder Years, Chicago rapper Saba's soulful yet chilling new project, and more. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Chicago, Chance The Rapper, Music News, Philly, Andrew Sacher, SABA, Kool Keith, John Walt, Kississippi, Hip Hop News, New Releases, Del the Funky Homosapien, Hop Along, Dan the Automator, the Wonder Years

Dr. Octagon – “Moosebumps: An Exploration Into Modern Day Horripilation” (Album Review)

Almost 22 years after the release of his classic 1996 solo debut Dr. Octagonecologyst & then the mediocre Return of Dr. Octagon in 2006, Ultramagnetic MCs member Kool Keith is reviving the Dr. Octagon moniker again & is making his 20th album over here an official sequel to his solo debut. This time, he has re-enlisted Dan the Automator to produce it & DJ Qbert to do the scratches. The album starts off with “Octagon Octagon”, which is basically about the Dr.’s return with some creepy choir vo...
Tags: Reviews, Octagon, Dr. Octagon, Jazz, Dan, Kool Keith, Dan the Automator, Octagonecologyst, DJ QBert, Keith Del, Kool Keith Dan the Automator DJ Qbert

Jandek playing NYC and Miami Psych Fest this summer

This will be outsider cult musician Jandek's first NYC show in six years. Continue reading… [Author: Bill Pearis]
Tags: Music, Container, Music News, Tour Dates, Bill Pearis, Kool Keith, Sugar Candy Mountain, Jandek, Uranium Club, Miami Psych Fest

Stream Dr. Octagon Moosebumps: An Exploration Into Modern Day Horripilation

Kool Keith has been an influential rap weirdo ever since his original group Ultramagnetic MCs made their debut with the classic 1988 album Critical Beatdown. But Keith's weirdness arguably went into full flower in 1996, when Keith teamed up with mostly-unknown Bay Area producer Dan The Automator and absurdly skilled DJ QBert, hatching a concept … More »
Tags: Music, Dr. Octagon, Bay Area, Album Stream, Keith, Kool Keith, Dan the Automator, DJ QBert

First Listen: Dr. Octagon, 'Moosebumps: An Exploration Into Modern Day Horripilation'

The first Dr. Octagon project to reunite Kool Keith with Dan the Automator in 22 years picks up right where they left off, as weird and warped as ever. (Image credit: Courtesy of the artist)
Tags: News, Dan, Kool Keith

33 artists we're excited to see at SXSW 2018

U.S. Girls, Pussy Riot, Princess Nokia, Special Explosion, Say Anything, Integrity, Haley Heynderickx, Soccer Mommy, SOB x RBE, Maxo Kream, and more artists we're excited to see at SXSW. Continue reading… [Author: BrooklynVegan Staff]
Tags: Music, Integrity, Pussy Riot, Music News, Sxsw, Tour Dates, Eyehategod, Lucy Dacus, Kool Keith, Rapsody, Leikeli47, Bodega, Kississippi, Corridor, Courtney Marie Andrews, Young Dolph

Dr. Octagon Invades “Area 54”

Kool Keith, DJ QBert and Dan the Automator will release their new album, Moosebumps, next month.
Tags: Dr. Octagon, Jazz, Songs, Dan, Kool Keith, Dan the Automator, DJ QBert, Kool Keith DJ QBert

Dr. Octagon – “Area 54”

Last month, we found out that Kool Keith, Dan The Automator, and DJ QBert had teamed up for a new Dr. Octagon album, the first time the three of them have worked together in 22 years, since 1996's landmark Dr. Octagonecologyst. The new album, which is called Moosebumps: An Exploration Into Modern Day Horripilation, … More »
Tags: Music, Dr. Octagon, Kool Keith, Dan the Automator, DJ QBert, Kool Keith Dan

Dr. Octagon playing NYC release show for first LP in two decades

Kool Keith, Dan the Automator, and DJ Qbert recently announced that they'll release the first since their classic 1996 debut this April. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Music News, Tour Dates, Andrew Sacher, Kool Keith, Hip Hop News, Dan the Automator, Dr Octagon, DJ QBert, Kool Keith Dan

Dr. Octagon announces first album in 22 years, shares first single

The first single is ”Octagon Octagon,” which has that same surreal, psychedelic sound that they had in the '90s, and Kool Keith remains an unparalleled MC three decades into his career. [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Music News, Tour Dates, Andrew Sacher, Kool Keith, Prince Paul, Hip Hop News, Dan the Automator, Dr Octagon, DJ QBert

Dr. Octagon – “Octagon Octagon”

Way back in 1996, Kool Keith, the veteran rap weirdo visionary and former Ultramagnetic MC, teamed up with producer Dan The Automator and turntablist DJ QBert to record the underground rap landmark Dr. Octagonecologyst. Keith took on the character of a bent, bloodthirsty alien doctor, and Automator and QBert gave him a landscape of staggering, … More »
Tags: Music, Dr. Octagon, Kool Keith, Dan the Automator, DJ QBert, Octagonecologyst Keith

Tonight in L.A.: Cherry Glazerr, Primus, Deradoorian, Part Time, Brockhampton, Kool Keith, John Mayer, Inner Wave, Harmony Tividad, Deorro, Bryson Tiller

Los Angeles concerts for Friday: ► Cherry Glazerr headlines the Fonda Theatre, joined by Vagabon and Shannon Lay. ► Brockhampton does the final of three days at the El Rey Theatre. ► Primus headlines the Wiltern in support of the new album ” The Desaturating Seven,” which came out this summer. Fade Up Fade Out Bye Bye opens. ► Kool Keith visits the Teragram Ballroom, with Natia opening. ► Deradoorian and Moon Diagrams transport you to new places at Zebulon. ► Part Time rocks the Echo, supported...
Tags: Music, Los Angeles, Houston, Preview, John Mayer, Dave Chappelle, Bryson Tiller, Jeff Tweedy, Teragram Ballroom, Catalina Club, Largo, El Rey Theatre, House of Blues Anaheim, Walker Brigade, Kool Keith, Girlpool

This Week’s Shows: Dec. 25-31

Upcoming Los Angeles concerts: Travis Scott, WASI, Shannon Lay, Bryson Tiller, Brockhampton, Rocco DeLuca, Crook, Sister Mantos, STS9, the Original Wailers, Illenium, Playboi Carti, Snoop Dogg, the Mattson 2, TEST, Chuck Prophet, Plain White T’s, Cracker/Camper Van Beethoven, the Hush Sound, Jeff Tweedy, Dianthus, Bobby Blunders, Todd Rundgren, Cherry Glazerr, Primus, Kool Keith, John Mayer, Niki J. Crawford, Harmony Divided, Inner Wave, Dead Country Gentlemen, Mac Sabbath, Part Time, Deradooria...
Tags: Preview, Bobby Blunders, Brockhampton, Bryson Tiller, Camper Van Beethoven, Caught a Ghost, Cherry Glazerr, Chicano Batman, Chuck Prophet, Conor Oberst, Cracker, Cracker/Camper Van Beethoven, Crook, Dead Country Gentlemen, Dengue Fever, Deorro

The Best Dance Tracks of 2017

In June of 2016, prolific producer Diplo lambasted the world of DJ's in an interview with Billboard , stating that EDM was dying. Coincidentally enough, the article's contents went viral and made their way into Vice Media's electronic music and culture channel Thump, which closed its doors after four years this summer amid company-wide layoffs. Months earlier, electronic music giant SFX Entertainment filed bankruptcy and reemerged as Lifestyle, Inc., shunning the term "EDM". ...
Tags: Music, UK, London, Los Angeles, Dance, Sydney, Cape Town, Diplo, Belfast, North America, Montreal, Detroit, Gourmet, Coca Cola, Dresden, Ibiza

Tonight in L.A.: The Breeders, Matisyahu, Kool Keith, Night Beats, the Sounds, Blackpaw, Superet, Los Angeles Police Department, Snowball II, Birdluck, GospelbeacH, FYOHNA, Dream Wife, Steel Panther, Royaljag

Los Angeles concerts for Monday: ► The Breeders, who in October released their first new song in eight years, do a sold-out show at the El Rey Theatre, joined by Melkbelly. ► Matisyahu and Common Kings — who just collaborated on the single “Broken Crowns” — team up for a show at the Wiltern, joined by Orphan and Zion I. ► It’s a night with legendary rapper Kool Keith at the Teragram Ballroom ► Dream Wife [see “Let’s Make Out”], rock the Echoplex, supported by Pompeya and Dr. Doctor. ► With the d...
Tags: Music, Los Angeles, Preview, Steel Panther, Night Beats, Gospelbeach, Catalina Club, El Rey Theatre, Lexington, Los Angeles Police Department, Chris Farren, Gina, Matisyahu, Bardot, Lael Neale, Kool Keith

This Week’s Shows: Nov. 13-19

Upcoming Los Angeles concerts: The Breeders, the Sounds, Matisyahu, Kool Keith, Night Beats, Blackpaw, Snowball II, Steel Panther, SZA, Liam Gallagher, the Clientele, SUR, Yasmine Hamdan, Phoebe Ryan, Janelle Kroll, Brenda Carsey, Sheppard, GOGGS, Death From Above, Jacob Collier, Vintage Trouble, Mandolin Orange, Citizen, Cold Specks, Nick Mulvey, Michael Rault, Walker Lukens, Radiator Hospital, Chad VanGaalen, Acetone, Doe Paoro, Gavin Turek, Aminé, Tennis, Elbow, Gary Numan, Daley, Beach Slang...
Tags: Preview, Acetone, Alexandro Escovedo, Amine, Ariel Pink, Baio, Beach Slang, Black Pistol Fire, Blackpaw, Blank Banshee, Blues Traveler, Boris, Brenda CaArsey, BT, Chad VanGaalen, Chris Lake

Kool Keith has a new song with MF DOOM, playing shows

MF DOOM also has a new Viktor Vaughn single and he's planning a collaborative album with Shady Records signee Westside Gunn. Continue reading… [Author: Andrew Sacher]
Tags: Music, Music News, Tour Dates, Andrew Sacher, Kool Keith, Hip Hop News, Westside Gunn, Craig G, Mf Doom, Viktor Vaughn

Viktor Vaughn – “Notebook 05″

Before this year, the masked rap cult hero DOOM had been laying low for a while. But now Adult Swim is supervising the song-a-week release of DOOM's The Missing Notebook Series. And after teaming up with Kool Keith on last week's "Notebook 04," DOOM has now revived his Viktor Vaughn alias, the crime-life alias … More »
Tags: Music, Doom, Kool Keith, Viktor Vaughn

DOOM – “Notebook 04″ (Feat. Kool Keith)

Right now, the beloved underground rap supervillain DOOM is in the process of releasing a new song every week, via Adult Swim's The Missing Notebook Rhymes series. Today, he follows up last week's "Notebook 03" with a new song called "Notebook 04." And on this one, he teams up with Kool Keith, a fellow … More »
Tags: Music, Doom, Kool Keith

New Music: MF DOOM Feat. Kool Keith “Notebook 04″

MF DOOM may have a history of leaving his fans hanging, but his weekly music series with Adult Swim so far isn’t disappointing. After bringing us collaborations with the likes of Jay Electronica, The Alchemist and Sean Price, the fifth installment in The Missing Notebook Rhymes finds DOOM trading comic book bars with another otherwordly MC, Kool Keith, on “Notebook 04.” The dynamic duo previously teamed up on last year’s “Super Hero.” Listen below… Previously: MF DOOM “Notebook 03″ M...
Tags: Jazz, New Music, Sean Price, Kool Keith, Jay Electronica, Mf Doom, Jay Electronica The Alchemist

Kool Keith playing shows, including Rockaway Beach w/ Edan & Paten Locke

Kool Keith on the beach -- who's in? Continue reading… [Author: Jeremy Nifras]
Tags: Music, Music News, Tour Dates, Edan, Kool Keith, Paten Locke, Rockaway Beach, Hip Hop News, Jeremy Nifras