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  1. Weekend at Sasquatch!: Digable Planets ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Seattle Times

    ... another. FOMO - fear of missing out - is a strong motivator. But that didn't happen during the set by Digable Planets Saturday on the festival's namesake main stage, as the legendary hip-hop group riveted the crowd with the most cleanly musical, ...


  2. Sasquatch! 2016: Day 1 at Toyota Music Den with Rudimental, Digable Planets, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Spin

    ... silence, as I'm sure we'll see him doing in the future. It's a welcome return to have 90s hip-hop legends Digable Planets (Doodlebug, Ladybug Mecca and Butterfly) back on the scene. From their1993 debut Reachin' (A New Refutation of Time and Space) ...


  3. 15 artists to check out at Sasquatch 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    ... hours of it , with droolworthy setlists. Also, holy shit, it's The Cure! [ BP ] Nineties era hip hop group Digable Planets, best known for their 1993 hit "Rebirth Of Slick (Cool Like Dat)," are reunited with their full original lineup for their ...


  4. Here's some big reunion news: King Britt is getting Sylk 130 (and...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... Jazzyfatnastees, and the always fun and funky Black Lily nights. In 1992 Britt toured for two years with Digable Planets, and in 1998 he debuted with Sylk 130's When The Funk Hit The Fan . Over the course of his career he's collaborated with ...


  5. CMW: Digable Planets Doodlebug To Join Abstract Artform ShowcaseRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | Urban Music News Network

    For Immediate Release: April 29, 2016 Winnipeg producer/rapper Abstract Artform has joined forces with Hip-Hop Icon Craig "Doodlebug" Irving from Grammy award winning group Digable Planets to form Living Proof. Two special live performances will take place Friday May 6th at Fuze and Saturday May 7th at the Painted Lady in Toronto as part of Canadian Music Week.


  6. Digable Planets Announces Reunion TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | HipHopDx

    Camp Lo is set to be the opening act on the tour, which is scheduled to kick off in earnest July 18 at the Woodward Theater in Cincinnati after the group appears at the Sasquatch, Essence and Pitchfork Festivals. Butterfly, Ladybug Mecca and Doodlebug released two acclaimed studio albums, 1993's Reachin' and 1994's Blowout Comb , and broke up in 1995.


  7. The Key Studio Sessions: Hardwork MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... of 90s trailblazers like Nas (they work a sweet riff on "The World Is Yours" into their sets sometimes), Digable Planets (hey Ardmore Music Hall, need an opener for DigPlans show in July? We have a suggestion) and The Pharcyde, not to mention more ...


  8. Reunited hip-hop icons Digable Planets will play Ardmore Music Hall this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Hip hop group Digable Planets have expanded their latest reunion to include a tour of U.S. venues in addition to their previously announced festival appearances. This string of dates brings the "Rebirth of Slick" trio to the Ardmore Music Hall on July 28th.


  9. Alternative hip-hop trailblazers Digable Planets announce summer tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Examiner.com

    After brushing the dust off their mics and blowout combs for a New Year's Eve show in Seattle a few months back, 90's alternative hip-hop legends Digable Planets have decided to stay "cool like that" and keep the flow going into the '16 summer festival season. The trio have just announced a handful of dates throughout the United States ranging from Washington state to the Carolinas.


  10. Rebirth of the Slick-Digable Planets Reunite Again for TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Stranger

    Grammy-winning jazz-centric hiphop group Digable Planets -featuring Shabazz Palaces ' Ishmael "Butterfly" Butler , Mary Ann "Ladybug Mecca" Vieira , and Craig "Doodlebug" Irving -will be doing a reunion tour starting May 28 at Sasquatch! and then resuming July 2 in New Orleans before concluding August 18 in Salt Lake City, Utah. The coolest, suavest rap collective of the '90s split in 1995, but regrouped in 2005 and 2011; that's how strong their street- and book-smart rap game is.


  11. Essence 2016 adds Common, Andra Day and Puff DaddyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Best of New Orleans

    ... closes out the main stage on Friday, July 1 with New Edition, Babyface, Tyrese, Faith Evans and Estelle. Digable Planets, Daley, Eric Bellinger, Lion Babe, the Internet, Tweet, Mali Music, V. Bozeman, Zakes Bantwini and Skye Wanda perform at the ...


  12. Puff Daddy & the Family, Common Added to ESSENCE Festival Lineup, Plus Single Night TicketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Essence Magazine

    ... JULY 1: Mainstage : Maxwell, New Edition, Babyface, Tyrese, Faith Evans, Avery Wilson. Superlounges : Digable Planets, Daley, Eric Bellinger, Lion Babe, the Internet, Tweet, Estelle, Mali Music, V. Bozeman, Kelly Price, Zakes Bantwini, Skye Wanda. ...


  13. Digable Planets Announce Summer 2016 Reunion TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | AllHipHop.com

    Hip Hop fans will soon have the chance to once again experience respected 1990's rap group Digable Planets. The trio composed of Ishmael "Butterfly" Butler, Mary Ann "Ladybug Mecca" Vieira, and Craig "Doodlebug" Irving are reuniting for a nationwide summer tour.


  14. Quick Hits: DJ Khaled / Beyonc , Afropunk Festival, Paul McCartney, Digable PlanetsRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2016 | FMQB

    ... The current itinerary has the One on One trek ending on August 17 in Cleveland. 1990s Hip-Hop outfit Digable Planets will do a brief reunion tour this summer, following festival appearances the Sasquatch! Music Festival, Essence Festival and ...


  15. Best FestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... Paak & The Free Nationals (July 28), Diplo, Jenny Lewis with Shannon and the Clams (Aug. 11), Pusha T. and Digable Planets (Aug. 18), Grimes with Jagwar Ma (Aug. 25) and Fitz and the Tantrums with Trombone Short & Orleans (Sep. 1). City Weekly Best ...


  16. Shabazz Palaces at Big Ears 2016 | Photo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | The Sidelines

    Shabazz Palaces, the brainchild of Ishmael Butler and Tendai Maraire, was one of the best shows we caught at Big Ears 2016. Butler is most well-known for his work with Digable Planets in the early '90s, essentially paving the way for experimental hip-hop in its early years.


  17. Ishmael Butler Talks Record Store Day, Trump, and What Music Means to HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Miami New Times

    Ishmael Butler has been writing charged-up, innovative rap since 1992's seminal hip-hop single with Digable Planets, "Rebirth of the Slick ." When Digable Planets retired, he dabbled in a funkier, sexier sound with Cherrywine before finally joining instrumentalist Tendai Maraire and creating Shabazz Palaces.


  18. Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | New Times SLO

    I'm listening to James Kaye 's new album F.O.U.N.D. II , an old-school hip-hop album with a sound that would fit right along with '90s icons Arrested Development or Digable Planets - hooky samples, memorable melodies, and clever, expressive rhymes. Kaye is mainly known for hip-hop tinged R&B/pop tracks like "One of Those Days" or "Warm it Up," but on this album he returns to his straight ahead hip-hop roots.


  19. Shabazz Palaces to Headline Sweat's Record Store Day 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Miami New Times

    ... MC Ishmael Butler (whom you might know better as Butterfly from back when he was a member of '90s legends Digable Planets), Shabazz Palaces played earlier this year at Okeechobee Music Festival, where, in an interview with New Times , Butler ...


  20. OSHUN playing SOB's in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Select show with headliner Oddisee. Here's what we said then: They're like Erykah Badu, Lauryn Hill and Digable Planets all rolled into one, with so much natural talent and confidence. They can both really sing, and some of their singing is kinda ...