Shabazz Palaces

New music

Sunny Levine Grabs Shabazz Palaces for the Politically Charged "Crime Lords"

The second single from his new record 'Notions' blends post-apocalyptic rhythm and blues with existential nostalgia.
Noisey China
6.6.18
PROFILES

Shabazz Palaces Are Ready to Take You to the Wildest Place in Space

Ishmael Butler discusses "expanding the now" on two new albums, 'Quazarz vs. The Jealous Machines' and 'Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star.'
Mike Ramos
7.12.17
New music

Both of Shabazz Palaces' New Albums Are Now Streaming, So Take a Voyage

You don't even need drugs to trip out to the two albums, which are out July 14.
Phil Witmer
7.6.17
New music

Shabazz Palaces Connect with Thundercat on New Track "Since C.A.Y.A."

"Since C.A.Y.A." is another cut from 'Quazars: Born on a Gangster Star,' due July 14.
Noisey Staff
5.24.17
Holy Shit

Shabazz Palaces Descend from Heaven and Bring a Piece with Them on "Shine a Light"

An aurora borealis of rap in advance of the group's new concept album 'Quazarz: Born on a Gangster Star.'
Phil Witmer
4.25.17
thump news

Why We're Happy Holly Herndon Is Touring with Radiohead

Shabazz Palaces and Dawn of Midi will also provide support.
Alexander Iadarola
5.11.16
thump news

Flying Lotus, Thundercat, and George Clinton Among Headliners at Brainfeeder Hollywood Bowl Show

Los Angeles label showcase also features Shabazz Palaces and The Gaslamp Killer.
Benjamin Boles
3.14.16
Holy Shit

Bon Iver Shares "Haven, Mass (B-Side)," New Collaborations on Promotional Mixtape 'Deux'

The tape, released by the Eaux Claires Festival, teases the festival lineup with songs from the likes of James Blake collaboration Fall Creek Boys Choir, Tenement, and Shabazz Palaces.
Kyle Kramer
2.9.16
Premieres

PREMIERE: African Hip-Hop Fusionists Chimurenga Renaissance Return with the Blissed Out "Girlz with Gunz"

It's the title track from their new EP, out February 6.
Craig Jenkins
1.20.16
Interviews

George Clinton: This Guy Funks

George Clinton shares his thoughts on Kendrick Lamar, Flying Lotus, psychedelics, and what's funk in 2015.
Brian Josephs
12.3.15
thump news

Flying Lotus Just Dropped a Spaced-Out Single Featuring Shabazz Palaces, Thundercat and George Clinton

Thanks to Adult Swim's Singles Series, the LA hero has formed an exciting new trio called WOKE.
Alexander Iadarola
9.28.15
Holy Shit

Flying Lotus, Thundercat, and Shabazz Palaces Just Dropped a Single with George Clinton

MY GOD, IT'S FULL OF STARS!
Craig Jenkins
9.28.15
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