UK-based Bonafide Magazine enjoyed the rare opportunity to interview Palaceer from the mysterious Shabazz Palaces. There’s talk about their fascination with duality and light, but not a whole lot of it is shone upon the click itself and most is deliberately left up for interpretation.
Nothing we do is a reaction to anything, it’s only an action. We don’t have a statement to make, we’re not trying to force people to do anything, it’s just our expression, the way we feel, we have no loftiness, we don’t feel like we have to tell people or instruct people, we just go the way we see it.
Read the full article here. It’s worth a read since interviews with them are notoriously scarce and even though they don’t open up a lot the music itself does speak volumes. Shabazz Palaces’ debut full-length ‘Black Up’ is out now. Give it a spin if you haven’t already, or just continue on playing yourself.