Shabazz Palaces have released Julian’s Dream (ode to a bad) featuring The Shogun Shot, a hypnotic new track from the group’s forthcoming illustrated album, Quazarz vs. The Jealous Machines — the monozygotic twin to Quazarz: Born on a Gangster Star — available July 14 on Sub Pop.
The album, featuring highlights 30 Clip Extension, Julian’s Dream (ode to a bad) and Effeminence, includes guest appearances from Fly Guy Dai of Chimurenga Renaissance, Amir Yaghamai, John Carroll Kirby, Thaddillac, Morgan Henderson, The Shogun Shot, Laz, and Purple Tape Nate.
Quazarz vs. The Jealous Machines was produced by the Palaceer Lazaro and Sunny Levine, recorded in Seattle at Protect and Exalt Labs: A Black Space and in Marina Del Rey at Dror Lord Studios, and mixed by Levine and Kamal Humphrey at Kamal’s House Studio.
Quazarz vs. The Jealous Machines is a second, fully-realized album of new material that expands the Quazarz universe. Pre-order here.