Shabazz Palaces – “Swerve…”
Shabazz Palaces, lead by MC Ishmael Butler of Digable Planets, stretches the boundaries of hip-hop with experimental beats and a jazzy poetic flow. “Swerve…” was released back in June as part of the group’s debut LP, Back Up.
If you dig the tune, make sure to check out our album review of Back Up.
Also, if you look close enough, you might find a quick blurb about Shabazz Palaces’ performance at Pitchfork Music Festival in our festival wrap-up.
*The song’s full title is actually “Swerve… the Reeping of All That is Worthwhile (Noir Not Withstanding).” It was shortened in this post for reading purposes.