Ep.176 - Shabazz Palaces

On Ep.176 of DITD: A retrospective on the Ishmael Butler-led Shabazz Palaces.
If you were on a desert island and you had one artist's discography to spin, who would you pick? If you said your favourite artist, then sure. But think about a Shabazz Palaces where the music is so layered & diverse, you will be guaranteed to hear something different every time you spin.

Weekly Music Roundup - (1:13) (Ben = Bold / Charlie = Italics)
  • Hot Chip - Freakout / Release
  • Royksoppp - Profound Mysteries
  • Monday Mix Vol. 1
  • Vacatixn - East River Drive
  • India Shawn - BEFORE WE GO (DEEPER)
  • Larry June - Spaceships on the Blade
Topic Intro/Ben's Research House - (9:26)
Black Up - (17:47)
Lese Majesty - (28:50)
The Quazarz - (40:07)
The Don of Diamond Dreams - (49:00)
Final Thoughts - (57:19)
Lighter Note - (1:05:24)

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Music - "Pizza And Video Games" by Bonus Points (Thanks to Chillhop Music for the right to use)

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Ep.176 - Shabazz Palaces
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