Posted in hiphop | music | tour dates on September 26, 2007

Madvillain

Walk to cure Lupus in honor of J Dilla, and then go see Madlib, Karriem Riggins as Supreme Team, J Rocc, Peanut Butter Wolf, Percee P & Guilty Simpson at Highline Ballroom in NYC on December 2nd. Tickets are on sale. Percee P is currently on tour with Common and Q-Tip, which also means you can see Percee at Nokia Theatre on October 7th. Q-Tip is also playing Gramercy Theatre on October 16th.

In somewhat related news, MF Doom was recently scheduled to play Central Park. How was that? I bet it would have been better if he showed up. According to Wikipedia,

On 22 September 2007, at a show in New York where DOOM was supposed to be the headliner but cancelled, the MC for the show, Kenny Muhammad, asked for a minute of silence for MF DOOM who was "fighting for his life in the hospital".
Not good. He didn't show up at the Independent in San Fran on September 18th either, and this all comes after accusations of him lip-syncing at some shows in August. People are now starting rumors that he died, and AllHipHop claims that, "Apparently, MF Doom is in the hospital, but not from a heart attack." I hope whatever is wrong, that he comes out of it okay!

The Madlib show is part of an upcoming Stones Throw records tour that also includes a show at the El Ray Theatre in LA on November 8th. More dates TBA.

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Comments (25)

Fuck MF Doom. He apparently doesn't give a shit about his fans, and his fans shouldn't give a shit about him.

Posted by Anonymous | September 26, 2007 1:39 PM

fans are lame anyway, I wouldnt give a shit

Posted by Anonymous | September 26, 2007 1:49 PM

Doesn't care about his fans according to who?

Posted by Wiz | September 26, 2007 2:33 PM

Kenny Muhammad is pretty cool though.

Posted by Lars | September 26, 2007 2:34 PM

It's looking pretty grim for Doom the past few days. All you heartless fuckas gonna be sorry when his obit appears before too long. Say a prayer, no nigga deserves to be goin through what he goin through now.

Posted by Tarsis | September 26, 2007 3:37 PM

that's the thing.. what is he going through???

Posted by nick | September 26, 2007 3:56 PM

"Fuck MF Doom. He apparently doesn't give a shit about his fans, and his fans shouldn't give a shit about him."

That's the dumbest thing I've read all day. Thanks.

Posted by Anonymous | September 26, 2007 4:16 PM

HEY TARSIS, what the fuck is he going through? If you're so well-informed, how bout you clue some of us in on what's going on with doom.

we cant feel bad for him, when all we hear are rumors and dont know whats going on.

Posted by mercury | September 26, 2007 4:31 PM

doom is alive and fine...just recorded 2 tracks yesterday as a matter of fact.

http://deadlymelody.com/2007/09/26/mf-doomnot-dead.aspx

Posted by Anonymous | September 26, 2007 4:48 PM

"That's the dumbest thing I've read all day. Thanks."

How so? The guy rips off his fans by having a fucking impersonator take his place at shows. He doesn't show up when he's scheduled to, and he apparently lip-syncs some shows. If the guy cared even a little bit about his fans, he wouldn't consistently fuck them over like that.

Posted by Anonymous | September 26, 2007 6:20 PM

HA-HA!
Fight lupus.

Posted by Nelson Muntz | September 26, 2007 7:37 PM

"a fucking impersonator"

strong words, especially for the internet. is your adrenaline rushing?

Posted by Anonymous | September 26, 2007 8:21 PM

I had a ticket for his show in sf. Doom called in MIA for a show in august like 20 minutes before doors. Then, in September, he did the same thing. This was at the independent. If he was sick...he would know for damn sure over the course of one month, and not 20 minutes before doors.

Posted by Anonymous | September 27, 2007 1:05 AM

he's addicted to crack - the security guards at the SF show said they saw him smoking (crack) for two hours backstage and then he cancelled the show twenty minutes before he was going to go on.

I know it sounds cliche, but he literally has a crack-cocaine addiction.

Posted by Anonymous | September 27, 2007 8:07 AM

Didn't wanna say it but now you know.

And the imposter shows were the only way he could get money for hospital treatment. Ain't got no medical coverage in this business. Don't believe the party line bullshit from fuckin Stones Throw, Doom is following Whitney yo. Can't lay off da pipe.

Posted by Tarsis | September 27, 2007 10:18 AM

super mothafuckin' villain, god

never none nicer.

Posted by Anonymous | September 27, 2007 1:45 PM

Why the fuck would anyone buy a ticket for a hip hop show anyway? They all fucking blow...and 95% of the time they are cancelled or end early/in a riot. Listen to the album, it's the only way its bearable anyway half the time.

Posted by Anonymous | September 28, 2007 1:34 PM

get off dooms nuts!!!Dude is in the hospital Have some compassion for this cat!

Posted by crate digga | October 10, 2007 4:40 PM

whatever Doom is only human. Let him have a slip up w/out being so quick to judge. Anyone you place on a pedastal will surely disappoint.

Posted by Eval | November 7, 2007 5:25 PM

Crack...

Posted by ANDR | November 8, 2007 9:24 PM

honestly, do you guys know for sure he is on crack? that is a pretty vicious rumor if not true

Posted by $ean Money | December 3, 2007 1:45 PM

yo are u for real Crack.... kill yourself jealous prick long live MF

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2007 4:39 PM

I thought he smoked wooed, not crack

Posted by Psalamander | May 13, 2009 10:26 AM

It's good that we can get the loans and this opens new opportunities.

Posted by Eva20Moreno | May 21, 2012 4:37 AM

"Villain man never ran with krills in his hand, and
Won't stop rockin' till he clocked in a gazillion grand."

- MF DOOM, Gazillion Ear

krills as in crack rocks.

Posted by steady | July 31, 2012 7:17 PM

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