Posted in hiphop | music on November 16, 2012

Cannibal Ox

Earlier this week, we mentioned that legendary underground hip hop duo Cannibal Ox are back after a long period of silence and will play a Brooklyn show on December 9 at Knitting Factory. Tickets for that show are still available.

Pigeons & Planes is now reporting that the duo are planning a follow-up to their lone studio album, 2001's The Cold Vein, for a 2013 release. It's not the first time the duo have announced the release of a second album, after having planned one in 2006, that allegedly included production from Pete Rock and RZA. El-P, who produced The Cold Vein said in a facebook post in 2011, "there wont ever be a can ox album produced by me again and thats a fact." Assuming this album actually comes out, here's to hoping El-P goes back on his word.

According to Can Ox member Vast Aire, "We never broke up, but the timing is now right for a new Cannibal Ox LP." He also tweeted that more shows, including some on the west coast, are being scheduled.

The video for "Painkillers" from The Cold Vein, below...

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Cannibal Ox - "Painkillers"

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Comments (5)

FAAAAAAAAAAAAAT BOY! YOUA HEYAH FOUR HOUR! YOU GO NOW!

Posted by Anonymous | November 16, 2012 4:06 PM

Awesome news for anyone who digs the golden age of late 90's early 00's hip hop

Posted by Anonymous | November 17, 2012 12:07 PM

Not something you scarves want to come across on the streets of Bushwick at night, amiright (hey, that fuckin' rhymes! go me obviously!)!?

Posted by Anonymous | November 17, 2012 2:30 PM

gang life

Posted by thuglifecrunk187 | December 10, 2012 8:42 PM

I love their new album.

Posted by catering winnipeg | July 5, 2013 4:19 PM

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