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video: Knife Knights – My Dreams Never Sleep
Ish Butler's Knife Knights share the trippy animated video for "My Dreams Never Sleep", taken from last year's excellent 1 Time Mirage. Film directed + animated by Joe Garber. The group also just announced their first-ever tour; check those dates here.
premiere: Chimurenga Renaissance – riZe vadZimu riZe visual album stream
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...