Shabazz Palaces have announced the fruits of their union with Sub Pop, the new LP Black Up. The duo whose primary member is/was also a member of Digable Planets, will unleash the new record on May 31st. It will include "An Echo From the Hosts that Profess Infinitum", which is the song currently streaming/avail for download for your email address.
Shabazz Palaces are joining the masses down at SXSW in Austin, TX this month, and the hip-hop crew will play Philly & NYC in May too. The NYC date is May 12 at Santos Party House and tickets are on sale. All tour dates and some videos below...
Shabazz Palaces - "Belhaven Meridian"
Shabazz Palaces - "Start the Show"
SHABAZZ PALACES - 2011 TOUR DATES
Thursday March 17 Pitchfork Day Party @ East Side Drive (In 1001 E. Sixth St, 2:00 pm)
Friday March 18 Gorilla vs. Bear Day Party @ Klub Krucial (612 East 6th Street, 5:00 pm)
Friday March 18 Sub Pop Showcase @ Red 7 (611 E 7th St, 8:50 pm)
Wednesday, May 11, 2011, Kung Fu Necktie, Philadelphia PA
Thursday, May 12, 2011 Santos Party House, New York NY