1. Kool Keith

    Kool Keith

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  2. Backbeat: Tumblr, The Barbarian Group Host RoboTrip Party With WAVVES, Oberhofer, Kool Keith

    March 13, 2012 11:14 AM EDT Mathew Dear Band hits the stage at the Barbarian Group/Tumblr RoboTrip Party. (Photo: Toni Wallace) Fans were rocking as The Barbarian Group and Tumblr hosted the biggest rock party of SXSWi at local Austin favorites Club Deville and Mohawk Monday ...

  3. Billboard.biz's 2012 SXSW Blog

    March 09, 2012 2:42 PM EST March 13, 2012 | EXCLUSIVE Exclusive: Ginger Baker Documentarian To Next Tackle Bill Laswell "Beware of Mr. Baker" director Jay Bulger (center) and producer Fisher Stevens (right) are interviewed during the film's press day on Sunda ...

  4. A Guide to Music at SXSW Interactive: Jay-Z, Flying Lotus, SoundCloud, Gigs, Parties, More

    March 07, 2012 12:30 PM EST SXSW Interactive has forged a reputation as not only a breeding ground for the hottest new tech companies and apps on the market (Hi Foursquare), but also as a place that can introduce the world to companies that can change the way humans interact ...

  5. Remembering Guru, One Year After His Death

    April 19, 2011 2:09 PM EDT 0 0 0 One year ago today (Apr. 19), Keith Elam, better known as the rapper Guru , lost his battle with cancer at the age of 43. As one half of East Coast duo Gang Starr , Guru spearheaded an influential hip-hop sound that combined effortless rapping with ...

  6. Guru of Gang Starr Dies at 43

    April 20, 2010 8:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper Guru has died at the age of 43 after a long battle with cancer, according to a statement released by his friend and producer Solar. The New York MC - whose real name was Keith Elam - suffered cardiac arrest on March 2 and had been in a coma. ...

  7. At All Points West, Tool, My Bloody Valentine Bring Sun, Dark Tunes

    August 02, 2009 11:56 AM EDT 0 0 0 All Points West organizers offered a reward to everyone that braved the festival's soggy, mud-soaked opening day . A free pass. At 6 P.M. Friday, AEG/ Goldenvoice announced that, due to the stormy weather that plagued the grounds all afternoon, ...

  8. Coldplay, Beasties, Tool Headlining All Points West

    March 30, 2009 7:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 Coldplay, Tool and the Beastie Boys will headline the second annual All Points West Music & Arts Festival, to be held July 31- Aug. 2 at Liberty State Park in New Jersey, just across the Hudson River from lower Manhattan. Other bands and musicia ...

  9. N.A.S.A. Blasts Off With Kanye, M.I.A., Waits

    October 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Boasting one of the more eclectic guest lists in recent memory, Brazilian-influenced duo N.A.S.A. will unveil its debut album, "The Spirit of Apollo," Feb. 17 via Anti-. Boasting one of the more eclectic guest lists in recent memory, Brazi ...

  10. Patton Plugs Away With Peeping Tom, Tomahawk

    February 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After a few European headlining jaunts and scattered Stateside opening dates (including the Who and Gnarls Barkley), the time was just right for a full-scale U.S. Peeping Tom tour, frontman Mike Patto After a few European headlining jaunts and scatt ...

  11. KOOL KEITH, "The Return of Dr. Octagon"

    July 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Kool Keith, once of the legendary Ultramagnetic MC's, emerged with his Dr. Octagon persona 10 years ago, it was literally unlike anything the hip-hop world had ever heard before. When Kool Keith, once of the legendary Ultramagnetic MC' ...

  12. Peeping Tom

    June 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Don't be afraid of this Peeping Tom. It's just former Faith No More frontman Mike Patton. Over the years the noise rock Renaissance man has built an avid cult following with such bands as Mr. Bungle a Don't be afraid of this Peeping T ...

  13. Coachella Documentary Heads To 115 Theaters

    January 12, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The documentary "Coachella," which chronicles the first six years of the beloved Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, will descend on 115 theaters in 55 U.S. markets on Jan. 24 via Big Screen C The documentary " Coachella ,&quo ...

  14. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    January 02, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Previewing the third RCA album from New York rock act the Strokes, "First Impressions of Earth," released on an unsual Jan. 3 street date. Cellist Yo-Yo Ma's "Plays Ennio Morricone" (Sony Classical). The soundtrack to the fi ...

  15. Depeche Mode Set For Coachella, Documentary Due

    December 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As expected, the seventh Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival will return April 29-30 to Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. The first night will be headlined by legendary electro-pop act Depeche As expected, the seventh Coachella Valley Music ...

  16. Eclectic Soundtrack Compiled For 'Grandma's Boy'

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rappers Paul Wall and Kool Keith and modern rock acts Bloc Party, the Futureheads and the Twenty Twos are among those who have contributed tracks to the soundtrack to "Grandma's Boy." Rappers Paul Wall and Kool Keith and modern rock a ...

  17. TunesOnTV

    February 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Feb. 21-27, 2005. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, FEB. 21 "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," Syndicated Featured artist: Jesse McCartney (also scheduled: Ray Romano). "The View," ABC Feat ...

  18. 'Blade' Soundtrack Wields Wu-Tang Members

    November 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Wu-Tang Clan members RZA, Ghostface Killah, ODB (Ol' Dirty Bastard) and Raekwon appear on several songs on the hip-hop-driven "Blade: Trinity" soundtrack, due Nov. 23 via New Line Records. Wu-Tang Clan members RZA, Ghostface Killah, O ...

  19. Hot Product

    September 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Prodigy 'Never' Say Never Again Electronica act the Prodigy resurfaces this week with its first album since 1997's "The Fat of the Land." The 12-track "Always Outnumbered, Never Outgunned" (Maverick/XL) is led by t ...

  20. Galactic Teams With Automator For New Set

    April 21, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 New Orleans funk ensemble Galactic is recording a new full-length album and has enlisted producer Dan "The Automator" Nakamura to lend his talents in the studio. "Working with this band in New Orleans New Orleans funk ensemble Galacti ...

  21. Tomorrow Right Now

    March 29, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Antipop Consortium always seemed a tad ahead of its time, so it was sad when they disbanded last summer, before the hip-hop world could catch up to them. The Antipop Consortium always seemed a tad ahead of its time, so it was sad when they disba ...

  22. Lineup Unveiled For Next All Tomorrow's Parties

    October 31, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The lineup has been unveiled for the next installment of the All Tomorrow's Parties festival, set for April 4-6 in Camber Sands, England. The lineup has been unveiled for the next installment of the All Tomorrow's Parties festival, set for ...

  23. Cypress Hill 'Smokes Out' 5th Annual Fest

    October 28, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Veteran rap act Cypress Hill has scheduled its fifth annual Smoke Out event for Nov. 23 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. The notoriously pro-marijuana group will be joined by a long list of fello Veteran rap act Cypress Hill has scheduled its f ...

  24. Modern Popsters Wind Up 'Clockstoppers'

    March 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A combination of new and previously released tracks by the likes of Sugar Ray, the Cranberries, and Uncle Kracker packs the Hollywood soundtrack to the upcoming Paramount/Nickelodeon sci-fi adventure A combination of new and previously released trac ...

  25. Underground Hip-Hop Thrives On 'Cali Comm'

    October 16, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A host of underground hip-hop favorites, including the Pharcyde, Souls of Mischief, Planet Asia & Rasco (also known as Cali Agents), and Pep Love hit the road last week on the first Cali Comm tour A host of underground hip-hop favorites, includi ...

  26. Warped Tour Bands, Dates Confirmed

    March 13, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rancid, Weezer, 311, Kool Keith, Pennywise, Rollins Band, and the Misfits are some of the bigger artists confirmed to play the annual Vans Warped Tour, set to kick off June 22 in Phoenix. An official Rancid, Weezer, 311, Kool Keith, Pennywise, Rolli ...