Saul Williams’ latest project MartyrLoserKing is as bold and experimental a political statement as any he’s put out over the course of the last 15 years. The third video out of the gate post-release is for “The Noise Came Over Here,” which sees Williams clapping through the streets of Ferguson, Missouri with citizens and ends with Marcellus Buckley reading his poem “The People vs. The Police” at the sight of Michael Brown’s death. Check out the truly harrowing video above.
We talked to Saul recently about Donald Trump, the politics of fear, and how martyrdom and a mispronunciation of Martin Luther King led to the title of his new album. Check them out below: