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DAILY OP

i had a cassette player that would flip over at the end to play the other side. daily op stayed endlessly flipping. -- Ish

omar

OMAR THE GREAT

saw omar perform at montreaux jazz festival during reachin' tours. he got on stage at 5am and murdered it. in brixton last year in a jamaican record store saw a flyer for him with a valentines day performance i know that was the move...

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mingus

MINGUS

Charles mingus is a favorite of my dad Big Reg. he used to talk about and listen to this cat often. he would talk about this movie all the time, he love when, in a later scene mingus bust the shotty through his ceiling...

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marvin gaye – cleo’s apt

TROUBLE MAN

this album i was submerged in, Fully. -- Ish

Ishmael Butler of Digable Planets / Shabazz Palaces x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover

ISH

To celebrate the vinyl reissue of Digable Planets' incendiary, ahead-of-its-time classic Blowout Comb, we're extremely honored to hand over the keys to one of our favorite artists of all time, DPs (and now Shabazz Palaces) visionary Ishmael Butler...

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Digable Planets – Blowout Comb vinyl reissue

BLOWOUT COMB

Brace yourself for our second gushing Light in the Attic post of the week: the label has announced the first vinyl reissue of our favorite hip-hop record ever, Digable Planets' still somewhat under-appreciated, ahead-of-its-time 1994 classic, Blowout Comb...

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Shabazz Palaces – Ode to Octavia part 12: (Sparkles)… Recollections of the Wraith short film

SHABAZZ ODE TO OCTAVIA SPARKLES

An absolutely gorgeous short film collaboration from the members of the mighty Black Constellation. Shot on location in the Methow Valley, Cascade foothills and Carnation, Washington.

gorilla vs. bear presents: Shabazz Palaces + THEESatisfaction

SHABAZZ 2013

We're psyched to present the return of the great Shabazz Palaces to Dallas, along with their Seattle homies/collaborators THEESatisfaction, live at the Granada Theater on May 2. We have 5 pairs of tickets to give away for this one courtesy of the venue; to enter, just leave your name in the comments below or over on Facebook, and we'll pick the winners the week before the show...

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Vox Mod x Shabazz Palaces – “Iridescent Asteroid Mists”

VOX MOD x SHABAZZ PALACES

premiere: Shabazz Palaces x Lushlife

SHABAZZ PALACES x LUSHLIFE x HEEMS

Shabazz Palaces throw down their warped, futuristic murk over the new Heems-assisted single from Philly's Lushlife on this mind-bending new remix, featuring a revelatory verse from the head Palaceer himself...

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