Emcee Kool Keith has announced new tour dates. The former Ultramagnetic MC’s front-man will be appearing in Los Angeles, where the Bronx native has lived periodically during his 24-year career, as well as two stops in Texas.

Dec 5th Los Angeles – The Roxy
Dec 10th  Houston – TBA
Dec 11th  Austin – The Mohawk

Keith released four albums last year, including the solo work Tashan Dorrsett.

In other touring news, Stones Throw Records emcee/producer MED (a/k/a Medaphoar) will be appearing in Europe. The Oxnard, California artist appear at several of the dates with Pete Rock & CL Smooth.

Dec 1 – Copenhagen, Rust
Dec 2 – Köln, Subway
Dec 3 – Berlin, Bohannon
Dec 4 – Biel, La Coupole
Dec 8 – Leipzig, Conne Island (with Pete Rock & CL Smooth)
Dec 9 – Moscow, 16 Tons
Dec 10 – Innsbruck, PMK
Dec 11 – Münster, Skaters Palace (with Pete Rock & CL Smooth)

MED last released Push Comes To Shove in 2005.