The Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA and Interpol’s Paul Banks have formed a group called Banks & Steelz. The newly minted duo just dropped a new cut called “Love and War,” featuring a guest verse from Ghostface Killah.
The song was premiered by Zane Lowe on his Beats 1 radio show today (May 19) and will be available for sale tomorrow digitally. But, if you’re in LA or NYC, you can see its Arms Race-directed video at pop-up locations at 410 N. Fairfax in Los Angeles and 154 Orchard St in New York City. Otherwise, it hits the Internets tomorrow.
Banks & Steelz will be dropping an album later this year via Warner Bros. Records. You will be able to catch them alive this summer at the FYF Fest in Los Angeles in late August, at the Life is Beautiful festival in Las Vegas in late September and at the Austin City Limits Music Festival in Austin in late September/early October.
Listen to “Love and War” below.
UPDATE: Watch the video, too.
Photo: press handout