Shabazz Palaces Shares “Take Me To Your Leader” Feat. Lavarr The Starr

Shabazz Palaces is sharing “Take Me To Your Leader” a Kraftwerk-esque jam featuring Ishmael Butler’s alter ego Lavarr the Starr, and is the closing track from Exotic Birds of Prey, his forthcoming seven-song mini-album.

Exotic… will be available on CD/LP/DSPs March 29th worldwide from Sub Pop, and is the follow-up to Robed in Rarenesshis well-received album from October 2023. Robed is available now on DSPs but will also be available on CD/LP formats on March 29th, 2024.

Shabazz Palaces has announced European and UK dates in support of Robed in Rareness and Exotic Birds of Prey, which begin April 27th in Paris, France at Le Petit Bain and currently end May 22nd in Braga, PT at Gnration. Preceding these dates, Shabazz Palaces will also appear at My Morning Jacket’s “One Big Holiday” at Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, April 4th-7th, 2024.

Sat. Apr. 27 – Paris, FR – Le Petit Bain
Tue. Apr. 30 – Lille, FR – Aeronef
Wed. May 01 – Brussels, BE – AB Club
Thu. May 02 – Ramsgate, UK – Music Hall in
Fri. May  03 – Dublin, IE – Sugar Club
Sat. May 04 – Leeds, UK – Headrow House
Sun. May 05 – Manchester, UK – YES Pink Room
Mon. May 06 – Brighton, UK – Patterns
Tue. May 07 – London, UK – Village Underground
Thu. May 09 – Amsterdam, NL – Paradiso
Sat. May 11 – Copenhagen, DK  – Huset
Sun. May 12 – Hamburg, DE – Turmzimmer
Mon. May 13 – Berlin, DE – Frannz Club
Tue. May 14 – Prague, CZ – Meet Factory
Thu. May 16 – Geneva, CH – L’Usine
Sun. May 19 – San Sebastian, ES – Dabadaba
Mon. May 20 – Madrid, ES – Cafe Berlin
Tue. May 21 – Lisbon, PT – B. Leza
Wed. May 22 – Braga, PT – Gnration