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Rebirth of the Slick—Digable Planets Reunite Again for Tour

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Dave Segal Digable Planets: blowin' out the mind dust yet again. Light in the Attic Records Via Consequence of Sound Grammy-winning jazz-centric hiphop group Digable Planets—featuring Shabazz Palaces' Ishmael "Butterfly" Butler, Mary...Show More Summary

Digable Planets Announce Summer Reunion Tour

Digable Planets are bringing their cool all around the U.S. with their 13-city reunion tour this summer. Continue reading…

Digable Planets Plot Reunion Tour

Nineties hip-hop outfit Digable Planets have announced a nine-date reunion tour for this summer Brooklyn Vegan reports. The trek kicks off July 18th at the Woodward Theater in Cincinnati, Ohio, following a handful of festival dates. Digable Planets will primarily stick to cities in the southeast and Mid-Atlantic region, though they're...

Digable Planets Announces Reunion Tour, Can You Dig It?

Digable Planets will return to Earth for a reunion tour (and yes, that is a pun on both "digable" and "planets"). The band teased a reunion tour at their New Year's Eve shows in Seattle, and today, they have announced a summer tour for July and August with 13 dates ... More »

Digable Planets announce reunion tour

Seminal alternative hip-hop group adds new dates to their summer itinerary.

Digable Planets Announce Reunion Tour

Last December, Digable Planets, the influential hip-hop trip of Ishmael "Butterfly" Butler, Mary Ann "Ladybug Mecca" Vieira, and Craig "Doodlebug" Irving, played a reunion show at the Neptune Theatre in Seattle. Now, the group have announced a full reunion tour, BrooklynVegan reports. Show More Summary

Digable Planets announce reunion tour

Digable Planets said their New Year's Eve show in Seattle would be the first of a few reunion shows, which then led to announced festival appearances at Sasquatch and Pitchfork. They've now announced a full-on summer tour for July and August... Continue reading…

Pitchfork Fest 2016 lineup (Brian Wilson, Broken Social Scene, Beach House, Sufjan Stevens, Digable Planets, Jeremih, more)

photo: Pitchfork 2015 (more by James Richards IV) The Pitchfork Music Festival returns to Chicago's Union Park from July 15 - 17, and now the lineup has been announced. It features Brian Wilson playing Pet Sounds, Broken Social Scene, Beach...

Ladybug Mecca confirms Digable Planets reunion (Seattle show "with potential for more")

Nineties era hip hop group Digable Planets are reforming for their first show in four years, playing Seattle's Neptune Theatre on December 30, as noted by Consequence of Sound and confirmed by fellow member Ladybug. Shabazz Palaces, which features...

Digable Planets to Reunite for Seattle Show

Digable Planets, the influential hip-hop trip of Ishmael "Butterfly" Butler, Mary Ann "Ladybug Mecca" Vieira, and Craig "Doodlebug" Irving, have announced a reunion performance on December 30 at the Neptune Theatre in Seattle, as Consequence...Show More Summary

Digable Planets reunite after four years for hometown Seattle concert

Alternative hip-hop group will share the bill with affiliate act Shabazz Palaces.

Latest Marvel Hip-Hop Variants Homage Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube and More

Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, Digable Planets and Method Man get the Marvel hip-hop treatment in variant covers for "Old Man Logan" and more.

The Hue - Slick (Ft. Ladybug Mecca)

Sounds like: Digable Planets, thEEsatisfaction, Georgia Anne Muldrow Song: The Hue - Slick (Ft. Ladybug Mecca) What's so good? My mans FWMJ keeps that good hate on lock, as well as a very dope platform for music you would otherwise be unaware of. Show More Summary

Ruminations on Digable Planets' Seminal Blowout Comb, Courtesy of Our Musically Illiterate City Hall Reporter

2 years agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Anna Minard, our city hall reporter, claims to "know nothing about music." For this column, we're forcing her to listen to all the records that music nerds consider important. Somehow the most important first thing about Digable Planets is that name. Show More Summary

Music Review: Shabazz Palaces return with cosmic musings on hip-hop, identity and black consciousness

Shabazz Palaces won’t ever make a single. The conceptual whole is sacred to MC and producer Ishmael Butler, who spit funky rhymes with trio Digable Planets back in the ’90s. Shabazz Palaces’ 2011’s Black Up peered inward, waxing poetic...Show More Summary

Shabazz Palaces streaming new LP; Digable Planets' Cee Knowledge the Doodlebug releasing an LP (video)

Avant-rap group Shabazz Palaces are set to release their anticipated sophomore album, Lese Majesty, next week (7/29) via Sub Pop, but they've made the whole thing available to stream a week early. Head over to NPR to listen in...


Dilated Peoples, not pupils. Also, not Digable Planets.

Chimurenga Renaissance – “The B.A.D. Is Good”

2 years agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Three years after releasing their art-rap opus Black Up, Seattle duo Shabazz Palaces are no closer to announcing a follow-up album. But the two members of Shabazz Palaces — rapper Palaceer Lazaro, better known as Digable Planets member Ishmael “Butterfly” Butler, and multi-instrumentalist Baba Maraire — have joined up with Hussein Kalonji to form a [...]

Kool A.D. – Not Ok (LP)

I’m happy to present a brand new 15-track solo LP from Kool A.D., formerly of Das Racist. The project includes guest appearances from Sir DZL (Del The Funkee Homosapien), Santos Vieira aka Lady Bug Mecca of Digable Planets and others. Here’s a video for #14, “Swole”, produced by my man Plinio. Continue below to stream [...]

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