Saul Williams Releases Poetry Book ‘US (a.)’ & Song ‘Horn Of The Clock-Bike’

(AllHipHop News) Acclaimed poet/artist Saul Williams has released the new book of poetry US (a.) along with a new music track titled Horn Of The Clock-Bike. The song will be included on his forthcoming album MartyrLoserKing which is scheduled for release in 2016.

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After four years of living overseas, Saul Williams returned to the United States with inspired thoughts on race, class, gender, finance, freedom – everything that makes up America. US (a.) is available for purchase on Amazon.

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Read an excerpt from US (a.):

…whispers the innocent sister. Her life barely missed her. Then Patience approached and he kissed her. Love’s like a transistor. Feelings have features. Innocent creatures distort what love teaches. Trade scriptures for preachers, communion for leeches. Earth’s mountainous speakers bombard and boom beat us. On guard to defeat us. You hate us. You need us. You are us. You reek us. The Martyrs and Seekers, sow questions and reap us. More grime than grim reapers. Designer diseases resolved to repeat us. You kill us. You eat us. You grow corn to feed us. You crowd us. You beat us. You crave us. You need us. You slaughter and bleed us. You tax us, harass us, pray, and then eat us. You slay us and feed us, from POTUS to penis, the aborted fetus, the corpses, the meat, us. Make sausage of Jesus. The law says to bleed us. We embody greed, lust. The wrong shepherds lead us.

 

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Listen to Saul Williams’ “Horn of the Clock-Bike” and check out his upcoming tour dates below.

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