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  1. Kool Keith & Dan The Automator Celebrate 20 Years Of Dr. Octagon With Box SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | HipHopDx

    In honor of its recent 20th anniversary, Kool Keith and Dan The Automator - collectively known as one of Hip Hop's weirdest duos, Dr. Octagon - have unleashed a new deluxe box set for the reissue of their 1996 debut, Dr. Octagonecologyst. Wrapped in a slick, octagon-shaped box, the set is packed with 28-tracks, including five previously unreleased cuts from the initial recording sessions.

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  2. Soundset Festival Sets 10th Annual Lineup at the Minnesota State FairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Ali, D.R.A.M., Ty Dolla $ign, P.O.S, the stand4rd (Allan Kingdom, Bobby Raps, Psymun, Spooky Black), Dr. Octagon (Kool Keith and Dan the Automator), Amin, Talib Kweli, Denzel Curry, Mod Sun, Pete Rock, Dave East, 070 Shake, Sa-Roc, ZULUZULUU, ...

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  3. Celebrity news: Soundset's 2017 lineup announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | Star Tribune

    ... Mane, Mac Miller, Pusha T and Peanut Butter Wolf; pioneering legends Lauryn Hill, Talib Kweli and Dr. Octagon (Kool Keith with Dan the Automator); local favorites Atmosphere, Brother Ali and P.O.S.; buzzing newcomers D.R.A.M., Lil Uzi Vert, Denzel ...

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  4. Soundset 2017 LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | Stereogum

    ... bill features plenty of rap legends: Lauryn Hill, T.I., Gucci Mane, Pusha T, Dr. Octagon (the reunited team of Kool Keith and Dan The Automator), Talib Kweli, Pete Rock. It also has a ton of ascendent young rap figures: Mac Miller, Kevin Gates, Lil ...

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  5. Minnesota's largest music festival, Soundset, announces 2017 lineup...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | Star Tribune

    ... hitmakers T.I., Gucci Mane, Mac Miller and Pusha T; pioneering legends Lauryn Hill, Talib Kweli and Dr. Octagon (Kool Keith with Dan the Automator); local favorites Atmosphere, Brother Ali and P.O.S.; buzzing newcomers D.R.A.M., Lil Uzi Vert, Denzel ...

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  6. Classic Jean-Jacques Perrey Title 'Moog Indigo' to be Reissued on VinylRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... playful sensibility. The centerpiece of the album, "E.V.A.", has been heavily sampled by acts as diverse as Kool Keith (aka Dr. Octagon) (1996's "3000") and Pusha T (2014's "Lunch Money") to Fatboy Slim (whose 1997 remix of the song became a classic ...

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  7. hip hop roundup: Desiigner, Kool Keith, EPMD, milo, Danny Brown & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    ... they go on sale to the general public on Friday (2/10) at noon. All dates are listed below. Two New York legends, Kool Keith and Large Prefessor (whose group Main Source recently reunited ), will team up for a hometown show on February 25 at The ...

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  8. Joe Theobald, aka DJ Captain Wormhole, Looks at all things vinylRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2017 | This is Wiltshire

    ... climax. You can practically hear her set the cigarette ablaze while the music fades out. Smooth. 4. Sex Style - Kool Keith This title track from Keith's 1997 second studio album is pornographic in its honesty. The undoubtable influence of de Sade ...

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  9. 20 local bands to know: Cleveland Music City chooses must-hear recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | The Plain Dealer

    ... is more of a 'We love you, but it's time to keep moving' release. 'Keep Pushin'' is a prime example. They'd give Kool Keith a run for his money. With the duo recently taking over Young Kings Record shop in Hingetown and releasing their third studio ...

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  10. Show review: Atmosphere at The Orange PeelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Mountain Xpress

    ... as any of Minnesota's 10,000 lakes - he's just more thoughtful about it. In "When the Lights Go Out," featuring Kool Keith and MF Doom , Slug rhymes, "And when there ain't nothing more to grab / I might give something back to the floor of this cab / ...

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  11. Mick Jenkins's DJ, Green Sllime, takes a break from the turntables to host a talk showRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    ... is cult rapper Sharkula . Sllime gets some great responses from Shark, who talks about his relationship with Kool Keith, in the process opening up about his private life; Shark chokes up while talking about the kindness Keith showed him after his ...

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  12. Live music in New Orleans this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Best of New Orleans

    The Minneapolis MC/DJ duo Slug and Ant have lasted long enough to issue the baptism and eulogy of the "conscious" hip-hop movement. "When the Lights Go Out," off last year's Fishing Blues , is a ghost-ridden victory lap with both Kool Keith and MF Doom calling shotgun.

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  13. El Greco Productions Presents Future Sex, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Runner's dark comic vision. The musical includes an infectious soundtrack with rap lyrics from hip-hop legend Kool Keith, Mistah Fab, and J Diggs. According to Hollywood Revealed, "The show is a joy ride with cutting edge music and... stand out ...

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  14. Top 40 Vices PlaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... in heat, a freak without warning/ I have an appetite for sex, 'cause me so horny." Alejandra Ramirez "Sex Style," Kool Keith This Bronx rapper enlists a wide range of alter egos to live out his bizarro fantasies. Dr. Dooom stashes mutilated body ...

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  15. Wormhole's World: Beats for ChristmastideRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2016 | This is Wiltshire

    ... of black Timberlands nestled below the tree on a cold Dec' 24th back in '96. Poppa Large, Ultramagnetic MC's When Kool Keith aka Dr. Octagon aka Black Elvis aka Keith Thornton first proposed the idea of a song about the big guy up North all those ...

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  16. Wormhole's World: Beats for ChristmastideRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2016 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... of black Timberlands nestled below the tree on a cold Dec' 24th back in '96. Poppa Large, Ultramagnetic MC's When Kool Keith aka Dr. Octagon aka Black Elvis aka Keith Thornton first proposed the idea of a song about the big guy up North all those ...

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  17. A Sweet Fine Old LadyRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Fluxblog

    ... time and are changed frequently. Please buy the records from the artist if you like what you hear. Search: Kool Keith was on such a hot streak in the late '90s that he was somehow willing to throw a song as excellent and immediately appealing as ...

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  18. The 10 Best Concerts in St. Louis This Weekend: December 9 to 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | River Front Times

    This weekend breaks up the usual winter lull in shows with a plethora of outstanding performers. Legendary rapper Kool Keith will perform at Blueberry Hill on Saturday - leave the kids at home for this one; Dr. Octagon has a notorious potty mouth. ...

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  19. Kool KeithRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Denver Westword

    The strange antics of Keith Thornton -- the rapper alternatively known as Kool Keith, Dr. Dooom, or Dr. Octagon -- began well before his pioneering work with Brooklyn's Ultramagnetic MCs. His unpredictable, often psychotic wordplay is obviously informed by time spent in a Bellevue Hospital straitjacket.

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  20. Things to Do This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... Pioneer Courthouse Square will have already been turned into a giant beer hall . But on the way there, Monday has Kool Keith showing the city how to really keep it weird, Tuesday's got Anna Kendrick sharing pieces of her charmed and charming life, ...

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