Seattle hip hop duo Shabazz Palaces released their Rough Trade-favorite debut LP, Black Up, on June 28th via Sub Pop Records. In support of the album, the enigmatic MCs toured North America throughout spring and summer, tagging Chicago in July to play the Pitchfork Music Festival and an official-fest aftershow at Lincoln Hall with Moonface.

As announced by Lincoln Hall, Palaces will be returning to Chicago to headline the venue on April 5th. Tickets go on sale this coming Tuesday (1/31), at noon CST.

All known 2012 tour dates (more TBA?) and some videos, below..



02-02 San Francisco, CA - Yoshi's w/ Siddhartha
04-03 Minneapolis, MN The Whole Music Club
04-05 Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall
04-06 Detroit, MI - Magic Stick
04-13 New York, NY - S.O.B.'s