Tag: Parquet Courts
PLAYLIST: The SiriusXMU “Download 15” Festival Season Playlist
Prep for your next festival destination with an XMU-curated playlist featuring St. Vincent, Arcade Fire, Jack White, and more.
The Best Albums of 2018 (So Far)
From Amen Dunes to Yo La Tengo, twenty-five releases from this year that are leading the pack.
Parquet Courts, “Wide Awake!”
Parquet Courts are practicing a kind of self-care: the self-care of rebellion, of questioning, of not taking things at face value.
In Conversation: A. Savage of Parquet Courts on Introspection and Words that Rhyme with Eyes
With an art exhibit and a debut solo album to offer, the ever-busy lyricist and visual artist opens up on his creative process with expected verbosity and frankness.
Friends with Benefits: Whitney, Sinkane, Rhys Darby, and More on the Year that Was
Our pals from the worlds of music, film, and TV offer their lists for the best of the year.
FLOOD’s Best Records of 2016
Great year for music, terrible year for everything else.
FLOOD’s Best Records of 2016 (So Far)
It’s been six months already?
Happy 4/20! Here’re Five Songs That’ve Been Misappropriated by High People
Take the edge off by realizing that you’ve been taking the edge off way too much.
PREMIERE: The Black Angels’ Take on The Beach Boys’ “Good Vibrations” Kicks Off Levitation Austin’s Saturday Mixtape
The former Austin Psych Fest stakes its claim among the best-booked festivals in the country.
We’re Just a Band: The Object and Subject of Parquet Courts’ Affection
Fresh off the most abrasive release of their career, Andrew Savage and Austin Brown explain how nerves, the bigger picture, and Jeff Tweedy’s kitchen led to their brilliant new LP, “Human Performance.”
Parquet Courts, “Human Performance”
Parquet Courts possess a unique skill: making each of their albums sound as if it was their first.
LISTEN: Drift into a Memory with Parquet Courts on the New Track “Human Performance”
The band’s fifth album (approximately) is out this Friday, April 8, on Rough Trade.
Sound Board: The Week’s Best Tracks
Our picks for the best tracks out there for the week of February 22–26, 2015. Headphone-tested, FLOOD-approved.
WATCH: Andrew Savage Attempts to Navigate Germany in Parquet Courts’ “Berlin Got Blurry” Video
Nobody’s falling for that nice-guy bullshit.
Sound Board: The Week’s Best Tracks
Our picks for the best tracks out there for the week of February 1–5, 2015. Headphone-tested, FLOOD-approved.
WATCH: Parquet Courts Shake off the “Dust,” Announce New LP “Human Performance”
In the fall of 2014, Parquet Courts announced a tour with fellow New York band PC Worship under the nondescript stage name PCPC.
Andrew Savage’s “Color Studies”: The Parquet Courts Frontman Goes Solo—As a Visual Artist
Punk flyer art and DIY design has been around for decades, but with Color Studies, Andrew Savage takes it to the next logical level.
Parquet Courts Sign to Rough Trade, Announce “Monastic Living” EP
Plus, check the group out on the road this fall.
Stay Cool: 10.0 Years of the Pitchfork Music Festival
Ten years after debuting in partnership with the Intonation Music Festival, Pitchfork Music Festival celebrates its first decade in Chicago’s Union Park.
Coachella 2015, Weekend 1: Like The Deserts Miss The Rain
Coachella opens its doors, featuring craft beer, interactive art installations, and Drake.
Coachella 2015 Lineup Announced (And Once Again, David Bowie Isn’t Playing)
Though this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival was basically sold out before any bands were even announced, the lineup is now officially out,…
A Walking (and Eating) Tour of Lollapalooza 2014: Day One
For this year’s Lollapalooza, we didn’t just enjoy the music—we indulged our culinary tastes, too. Inside: Brunkow Cheese, Courtney Barnett, Burrito Beach, Interpol, and more.