Dr. Octagon

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64 More Acts That Took 20 Or More Years Between Albums

What took you so long? For the artists and bands in this list, the answers include poverty, market indifference, drug addiction, and catastrophic hearing loss.
Brad Shoup | May 30, 2018 - 10:57 am

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Remembering Kool Keith’s Unlikely Major Label Phase

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Ian Cohen | May 16, 2016 - 2:09 pm

More Dr. Octagon stories

Stream Dr. Octagon Moosebumps: An Exploration Into Modern Day Horripilation

Kool Keith has been an influential rap weirdo ever since his original group Ultramagnetic MCs made their debut with the classic 1988 album Critical Beatdown.
Tom Breihan | March 29, 2018 - 9:56 am

Dr. Octagon – “Area 54”

Last month, we found out that Kool Keith, Dan The Automator, and DJ QBert had teamed up for a new Dr. Octagon album, the first…
James Rettig | March 2, 2018 - 3:35 pm

Dr. Octagon – “Octagon Octagon”

Way back in 1996, Kool Keith, the veteran rap weirdo visionary and former Ultramagnetic MC, teamed up with producer Dan The Automator and turntablist DJ…
Tom Breihan | February 15, 2018 - 11:29 am

Stream Previously Unreleased Dr. Octagon Song “Redeye”

Dr. Octagon -- the short-lived team-up of Kool Keith, Dan The Automator, and DJ QBert -- only released one proper album, the 1996 surrealist underground…
Tom Breihan | April 24, 2017 - 10:44 am