Digable Planets LIVE @ Irving Plaza, 2005 (more)
Digable Planets

In 2008 Ladybug Mecca has lent her talent to eMC (Masta Ace, Punchline, Wordsworth, Stricklin) on the title track "The Show" and Del The Funkyhomosapien's 11thour Album on the song "I Got You". April 1, 2008 marks the release of her collaboration with the likes of Legendary producer Prince Paul, Chali 2na (Jurrasic 5), Ursula Rucker, Scratch (The Roots) and Wordsworth (eMC) on Baby Loves Hip Hop's The Dino-5 Children's CD which is a "Book on Tape" through Ropeadope Records. Ladybug Mecca is the voice of Tracey Triceratops, the leader of The Dino 5 as well as the "interrupting child". She is also wrapping up her second solo project to be released in 2008. [Wikipedia]

When Ladybug Mecca isn't collaborating, putting out solo albums or playing a dinosaur, Digable Planets are reuniting. They do it again this year with a a tour of California in September followed by a couple of random shows (with more likely TBA) including October 8th at BB Kings in NYC. Tickets are on sale. All dates below....

September 10 - HARLOWS, Sacramento, California
September 11 - DNA, San Francisco, California
September 12 - AVALON, Santa Clara, California
September 13 - EARTHDANCE FESTIVAL, Laytonville, California *
September 14 - BELLY UP, San Diego, California
September 15 - BELLY UP, San Diego, California
September 17 - House of Blues, Orange County, California
September 18 - FISHLIPS, Bakersfield, California
September 19 - EL REY, Los Angeles, California
September 20 - DOWNTOWN BREW, San Luis Obispo, California
September 26 - VINYL, Denver, Colorado
October 8 - BB Kings, New York, New York

* w/ michael franti and spear head, neko case, ivan nevilles dumpsterphunk, kinky, jj grey and mofro, anthony b, queen omega and buckethead...

(thx Black Bubblegum)

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