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premiere: check the visual album stream for Chimurenga Renaissance’s Girlz With Gunz

GWG

Tendai Maraire of the mighty Shabazz Palaces debuts the shadowy and very dope visual accompaniment for the incendiary but often poignant and beautiful new record from his revolution rap project Chimurenga Renaissance...

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premiere: THEESatisfaction – EarthEE (feat. Shabazz Palaces + Porter Ray)

THEESATISFACTION

Catch the warm breeze as Cat + Stas get spaced-out with their Black Constellation cohorts and Sub Pop labelmates Porter Ray and the Palaceer on the laid back and lifted title track from their new LP...

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premiere: watch Shabazz Palaces’ surreal animated “Forerunner Foray” video

RUNNIN LIKE THE FILTHY LAKERS

We're honored to debut the brilliant new video from Shabazz Palaces, for our favorite song from the best album of 2014. The multi-talented Chad VanGaalen brings the Palaceer's vivid and profound "Forerunner Foray" imagery to life with his psychedelic, surrealist animation; stars slung across the heavens, majestic time-traveling black stallions, and Magic Johnson surfing the spaceways on a slice of pizza...

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premiere: Shabazz Palaces – Forerunner Foray

SHABAZZ PALACES FORERUNNER FORAY

"Forerunner Foray" is the glowing, interstellar new single from Seattle's Shabazz Palaces: straight from the center of the the Phasing Shift, the Palaceer's distinctive visionary flow and cosmically palatial production bridge past and future, bolstered by the ill Hustler's Convention sample and spectral guest vocals from Cat of SP's Black Constellation comrades THEESatisfaction...

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premiere: Chimurenga Renaissance – riZe vadZimu riZe visual album stream

CHIMURENGA RENAISSANCE



Black Up remains one of our favorite albums of the last decade, so it goes without saying that we're pretty psyched about this: riZe vadZimu riZe, the triumphant debut LP from Shabazz Palaces member Tendai Maraire, aka Chimurenga Renaissance, is out today on Brick Lane Records, and this is the beautiful complementary visual accompaniment for the album, filmed in Zimbabwe...

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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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mp3: download THEESatisfaction’s Erykah Badu tribute mixtape

THEESATISFACTION LOVES ERYKAH BADU

"peace to the Queen."

Seattle duo THEESatisfaction drops a spaced-out, psychedelic tribute to Dallas' own @fatbellybella, aka Erykah Badu. Catch the ladies on tour, including a stop in NYC on Thursday with our girl Njena Reddd Foxxx, and download/proceed to lounge out to the mixtape for free below...

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premiere: THEESatisfaction Loves Anita Baker mixtape

THEESatisfaction Loves Anita Baker

Here's a brand new short conceptual mixtape/Anita Baker homage from Shabazz Palaces collaborators/comrades THEESatisfaction. Listen to tape highlight "Cabin Fever Sweet Love" below + download the whole thing for free here. THEESat take their always rad live show on the road for a handful of shows this month, catch those tour dates after the jump...

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tonight: SXSW

SXSW YT GvB

Yours Truly x Gorilla vs. Bear :: SXSW 2012 Official Showcase

YTGvB SXSW 2012

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