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I truly love those rare moments when you are, say, at a bar or a friend’s house or maybe in a car somewhere, and you hear a track that will simply and without warning take your breath away – preferably by someone you have never had the pleasure of encountering before. Please meet Shabazz Palaces, who have just released their debut album Black Up. Amazing.

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  2. here & now › WEDNESDAY MUSIC: SHABAZZ PALACES on Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 14:57

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  3. here & now › MONDAY MUSIC: THEESATISFACTION on Monday, April 30, 2012 at 10:57

    [...] Black Up by Shabazz Palaces was one of our favourite albums last year, so it comes as no surprise that we would be listening very closely when THEESatisfaction, the girls who pinned some of the female vocals on Black Up, come back on their own, with a slightly sweeter funk on their debut album Awe Naturale. This was written by kvr. Posted on Monday, April 30, 2012, at 10:57. Filed under mondays, music. Bookmark the permalink. Follow comments here with the RSS feed. Post a comment or leave a trackback. [...]