Shabazz Palaces – “Motion Sickness” Video

For their new music video for “Motion Sickness,” Shabazz Palaces opt for intimacy instead of trying to top the ambitious, sprawling visuals for their recent single, “#CAKE.” It paints a complex, troubling, and sometimes touching portrait of a drug dealer who is struggling with addiction and has a kid to support. A smart and subtle twist at the end hints at some of the art-rap group’s political underpinnings. Watch below.

Lese Majesty is out now on Sub Pop.