Tagged: Shabazz Palaces


Stream: Animal Collective, “New Town Burnout” (Shabazz Palaces Remix)

Though Animal Collective have touched on plenty of genres and moods throughout their long, knotty career, it’s interesting to note that the darker elements of their sound are rarely brought to the forefront. You could … read more »

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Live: Roots Picnic 2012

As music festivals go, the Roots Picnic is very much its own beast. With none of the ditzy-hippie desert accessories—dream catchers, feathers, beaded headbands—of Coachella, the corporate-sponsored social media machine of SXSW, the daunting primal … read more »

POSTED June 20, 2012 11:08AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Contest: Win Tickets to Shabazz Palaces at SOBs

Wanna get weird? You totally can! This Friday, April 13th, Northwest rap weirdos Shabazz Palaces are hitting the stage at SOB’s, and we’ve got some tickets to give away. Leave your name in the comments … read more »

POSTED April 10, 2012 5:20PM IN CONTESTS, OTHER EVENTS Comments (27) TAGS: ,

Spank Rock f. Santigold, “Car Song (Shabazz Palaces Remix)” MP3

From Spank Rock’s Everything is Boring and Everyone is a Fucking Liar, “Car Song” is a thumping track packed with urgent futurism. Santigold sings in a breathy coo on the hook and sweetly on the … read more »

POSTED March 30, 2012 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: , , , ,

Stream: Battles, “White Electric” (Shabazz Palaces Remix)

The cool thing about Battles is that although their music is distinct and hyper-complicated, it still manages to be open to interpretation. The band and their label, Warp, obviously know this just as well as … read more »

POSTED February 9, 2012 4:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Video: Shabazz Palaces, “Are You… Can You… Were You? (Felt)”

Seattle-based rap group, Shabazz Palaces’ video for “Are You… Can You.. Were You? (Felt)” is a heartbreaker for anyone who has gone home and dealt with Mom’s peccadilloes about your personal choices—in this case, ripped … read more »

POSTED January 30, 2012 1:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Download Spoek Mathambo’s Put Some Red On It EP

At this point, downloading a free remix on the internet is like finding a crusty penny on the ground. If you’ve got nothing better in your pockets, you’re probably going to pick it up, but … read more »

POSTED September 27, 2011 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (8) TAGS: , , , , ,

Video: Shabazz Palaces, “The King’s new clothes were made by his own hands”

According to Gorilla vs. Bear, who made this video in collaboration with Yours.trly, Shabazz Palaces recorded this live session on the hottest day of the year. And I thought Ishmael Butler was just wearing that … read more »

POSTED September 20, 2011 11:45AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

SBTRKT f. Drumma Boy, Yukimi Nagano and Shabazz Palaces, “Wildfire (Remix)” MP3

Drumma Boy, Gucci Mane’s right hand, reworks the summers’ grimiest catchy love song, laying torrid cop-drama keys and staccato 808′s down under Yukimi Nagano’s sweltering snarl. Shabazz Palaces tribe leader Ishmael Butler adds a nice … read more »

POSTED August 15, 2011 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , ,

Shabazz Palaces Daytrotter Session

You’ve barely had a month to overplay Black Up, and now you’ve got five more tracks to put into rotation thanks to Daytrotter. Think of this as a pleasant addendum and do as Shabazz mastermind … read more »

POSTED July 14, 2011 12:39PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,