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  1. Aesop Rock at Revolution Live: Get Free Tickets HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... the lyrics of 85 rappers and found that Aesop Rock used more unique words than any other MC (GZA was number two, Kool Keith was number three, and DMX was last). If that doesn't impress, also know that Aesop Rock used more unique words than were ...

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  2. Kool Keith has a web show, touring, playing Joe's Pub with his new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Brooklynvegan

    Rap iconoclast and general eccentric, Kool Keith remains resolutely weird 25+ years into his career. Among his latest exploits: The Kool Keith Show , clearly influenced by Adult Swim and which just posted its second episode online.

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  3. Tonight's Concert Picks: Fresh Cut Orchestra at World Cafe Live,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... sans quartet). Watch the group perform "Manchester" live in Chicago below and pick up tickets here . Bronx rapper Kool Keith begins a two-night run of special appearance at Kung Fu Necktie tonight, with support from local acts Yikes the Zero, Static ...

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  4. Show picks: Ariel Pink, Kool Keith & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Philly.com

    Ok, so maybe it's just me, but the fact that Kool Keith is playing a tiny venue like Kung Fu Necktie strikes me as sort of amazing. For nearly 20 years now, the rapper, producer, and man of many aliases has delighted and horrified rap fans with creative, off-kilter, and extremely explicit raps - about gynecology, space, and everything in between.

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  5. A-Bomb Ft. Kool Keith & Mr SOS "Gentleman's Club"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | AllHipHop.com

    ... takes Bomb's conversational rhyme style to the next level by joining forces with hip hop's classic eccentric Kool Keith and Cunninlynguist-bread rapper Mr. SOS. The eerily soothing and melodic main loop sits so appropriately on the rich and full ...

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  6. Coming to Theatre N: Fringe Wilmington; Oscar shortsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The News Journal

    ... Each film costs $5, excluding a pair of select double features. The new hip hop documentary "Keep It Kool: The Kool Keith Story" directed by Marcus "Marchitect" Watkins of Fat Daddy Has Been will be shown Thursday at 7:30 p.m. and Friday Feb. 20 at ...

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  7. MF Doom's MM.. Food: 10 Years LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | OC Weekly

    ... or releasing volume-after-volume of instrumentals, Doom was releasing physical material at a rate that would make Kool Keith and Lil B blush. With his reputation as a dependable creator growing, there seemed to be a Wesley Willis-esque desire of ...

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  8. MF Doom's MM.. Food: 10 Years LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | City Pages

    ... or releasing volume-after-volume of instrumentals, Doom was releasing physical material at a rate that would make Kool Keith and Lil B blush. With his reputation as a dependable creator growing, there seemed to be a Wesley Willis-esque desire of ...

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  9. The Best Concerts in OC This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | OC Weekly

    ... sound--so come check them out this week as the Jayhawks play South County's Coach House. (Brandon Ferguson) Kool Keith (aka Dr. Octagon) The Observatory Kool Keith is a man of many mysteries, many personalities and, of course, many surprises. Since ...

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  10. The year's wins and losses in local hip-hopRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Creative Loafing

    ... Sure, you have to get up real close and personal with all 300 of your neighbors, but seeing hip-hop legends like Kool Keith and Slick Rick in such an intimate environment has the feel of an epic, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. (Note: Kool Keith ...

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  11. Brian Coleman's 'Liner Notes for Hip-Hop Junkies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Village Voice

    ... has been great from both readers as well as the artists featured in the book. "The funniest thus far has been Kool Keith tweeting out that 'This book should be in every library and brothel,' I consider that to be high praise coming from Keith." With ...

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  12. C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Dr. OctagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Crooks and Liars

    ... doctor, based on the obscene things he does in his fake biography. In real life, he's portrayed by rapper Kool Keith, who can apparently come up with a back story crazy enough to rival that of Sun Ra. Mos Def, now known as Yasiin Bey, released this ...

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  13. 7 Best Concerts in Phoenix This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    ... hip-hop show of the holiday season, and possibly the entire year. Legendary alt hip-hop icons Brand Nubian and Kool Keith will be heading up a lineup that features Freestyle Fellowship, Ras Kass, Artifacts, A.G. Zoolay, and way more at the new Club ...

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  14. Interview: Yung Lenox on the "Live Fast, Draw Yung" Documentary : Our ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Cool Hunting

    ... him some Tic Tacs. They were strawberry flavored. He commented on my art, I liked that he was in it. [With Kool Keith] I had to go to this weird house that spooked the heck out of me. I gave him a drawing and he gave me an Ultra Man and his new ...

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  15. TOKiMONSTA unifies stylistic oppositesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... to her readiness to unify contradictions. On " The Force ," a cut from her sophomore album, Lee recruited Kool Keith, a godfather of hip-hop's most eccentric and polarizing possibilities. The track is anxiety-inducing, relying on the visceral impact ...

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  16. Freshtivus: Hip Hop Veterans unite to bring Holiday cheer to the Valley Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    If you are a hip-hop fan, then you surely know every name on the massive 'Freshtivus' bill playing this Friday night at Club Red . The epic lineup includes Brand Nubian, Kool Keith, Freestyle Fellowship, Ras Kass, Artifacts, AG, Paws One, Grand Agent, Zoolay, Fresh Kils, Slpofunkdust, The Insects, Tapas, Roqy Tyraid, Realistic and more This show is 18+, and begins at 6:30pm.

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  17. The Best Concerts in OC This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | OC Weekly

    Action Bronson The Observatory Here's the skinny on rotund rapper Action Bronson: he's a culinary enthusiast by day and an MC by night, recording fastidiously well-worded tracks with the precision of Ghostface or Kool Keith. Every studio rat needs their leisure pursuits--Lil Wayne has his skateboarding; MF Doom has his masks--but Bronson's are uniquely childlike.

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  18. New Music / Louis Baker / Red Bull Presents 20Before15Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Scoop

    ... Ultra conglomerate, only to jump-start her very own Young Art imprint in 2014. She's worked with everyone from Kool Keith and Kelly Rowland - and now she's paired her signature bold beats with the effortless melodies of acclaimed Polish singer, ...

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  19. Ice Cube and Kool Keith Talk Classic Rap Albums in Check the Technique, Vol. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | River Front Times

    ... It was one big spaceship and everyone was riding. Me and [Dan the] Automator were Mr. Spock and Captain Kirk." - Kool Keith on relocating to L.A. and creating his Dr. Octagon alter ego. "[The lyrics] originally supposed to be for N.W.A. I felt like ...

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  20. Cypress Hill's Sen Dog Finally Tells the Story Behind the Group's SNL BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Village Voice

    ... Ultramagnetic, who have always been one of my favorite hip-hop bands of all time. And to share the stage with Kool Keith, Ced Gee, Moe Love and TR Love, I was like "wow, this is really cool." After Ultramag's set, Keith called a bunch of MCs to the ...

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