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Seattle art-rap darlings Shabazz Palaces just released Lese Majesty, their blunted and fractitious new album. It's only right that "#CAKE," the album's single, sounds like it's exploding and gluing…   Read Story »
Shabazz Palaces, the experimental hip-hop group led by Ishmael Butler, put out the excellent debut album Black Up in 2011, and have been releasing singles lately from their new album, Lese Majesty.…   Read Story »
Later this month, the Seattle art-rap crew Shabazz Palaces will finally give us the twitchy, abstract new album Lese Majesty, their long-awaited follow-up to 2011's endlessly rich Black Up. We've…   Read Story »
Next month, Seattle art-rap duo Shabazz Palaces return with Lese Majesty, the long-awaited follow-up to their 2011 album Black Up. We've already heard first single "They Come In Gold," and now…   Read Story »
Game Of Thrones. What is it? A board game? A reality show? You never hear anyone talking about it, and you for sure never see multiple people in the same subway car reading the books. Has anyone ever…   Read Story »
Shabazz Palaces released "They Come In Gold," the first single from their laser-light-show-debuted new album Lese Majesty last week. Today they previewed a second song, opening track "Dawn In Luxor,"…   Read Story »
We've been wondering for a while when Seattle art-rap enigmas Shabazz Palaces would follow up their head-spinning 2011 album Black Up, and as it turns out, they already have that follow-up loaded up…   Read Story »
Recent discussions about Seattle's Shabazz Palaces -- the experimental hip-hop duo consisting of Palaceer Lazaro and Baba Maraire -- have revolved around the unknown release date of their forthcoming…   Read Story »
Three years after releasing their art-rap opus Black Up, Seattle duo Shabazz Palaces are no closer to announcing a follow-up album. But the two members of Shabazz Palaces -- rapper Palaceer Lazaro,…   Read Story »
Looks like Christmas is coming a little early for fans of electronic music. Flying Lotus just took to Twitter to release a zip stuffed with, as he puts it, "Ideas+drafts+loops." The best surprise…   Read Story »