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Toro Y Moi’s “What For?” Out Today

April 7, 2015 11:31 am

The latest album from Toro Y Moi, What For?, is out today! It’s available on limited deluxe LP, standard LP, CD, and digital formats.

Pick up a copy from iTunes, Amazon, Bleep, Google Play, or your favorite retailer. Of course, it’s also available in the Carpark shop and Toro Y Moi’s shop. Stream via Rdio and Spotify. Participating independent record stores will have Toro Y Moi diffraction glasses available to those who purchase the album while supplies last. Find a list of some of these stores below.

The next leg of the band’s North American tour kicks off this weekend at Coachella. Check out all the dates here.

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List of independent record stores with the Toro Y Moi diffraction glasses for What For? customers:

Rasputin (Fresno, CA)
Boo Boo Records (San Luis Obispo, CA)
Rasputin (San Francisco, CA)
M-Theory (San Diego, CA)
Amoeba (Hollywood, CA)
Red Onion Records (Washington, D.C.)
Main Street Music (Philadelphia, PA)
Dearborn Music (Dearborn, MI)
Daves Music Mine (Pittsburgh, PA)
Magnolia Thunderpussy (Columbus, OH)
Guestroom Records (Louisville, KY)
Grimey’s (Nashville, TN)
School Kids (Raleigh, NC)
Criminal Records (Atlanta, GA)
Cactus (Houston, TX)
Good Records (Dallas, TX)
Waterloo Records (Austin, TX)
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“Empty Nesters” music video

February 19, 2015 1:20 pm

Watch the brand new music video for Toro y Moi’s “Empty Nesters” written, shot and directed by Chaz Bundick via Pitchfork. Toro y Moi will release What For? on April 7th.  Stream “Empty Nesters” from your favorite service. And pick up a copy from iTunes, Amazon, Insound or anywhere good records are sold. The album is available in digital, CD, LP and limited deluxe LP format. Check tour dates for Toro y Moi coming to a town near you.

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Carpark Basketball-themed Picture Disc

February 18, 2015 1:12 pm

We’re proud to announce we’ll be releasing a special basketball-themed picture disc to celebrate Carpark’s 16th anniversary! This release consists of nine exclusive, full-length songs and 19 locked grooves by artists from all across the Carpark catalog. Listen to track by Skylar Spence (fka Saint Pepsi) via Pitchfork. The 12″ is limited to 600 copies. All proceeds go to the Little Kids Rocks charity. Pre-order a copy directly from us for $16 + shipping.

Please join us at our March anniversary shows:

March 6th – Baby’s All Right in Brooklyn, NY
with Lexie Mountain Boys, Greg Davis, Greys, Chandos, Ear Pwr, Safety Scissors, Adventure, Jimmy Whipsers (of Light Pollution), and DJ sets by Montag and Young Magic

March 7th – DC9 in Washington, D.C.
with Lexie Mountain Boys, Greys, Adventure, Chandos, and Jimmy Whispers (of Light Pollution)

March 19th – Swan Dive in Austin, TX
Our annual SXSW label showcase with Cloud Nothings, Skylar Spence (DJ set), Dent May, GRMLN, Chandos, Keath Mead, and Average Cock

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Toro Y Moi Announces spring dates

January 26, 2015 1:26 pm

Toro y Moi announces spring tour dates throughout North American and select UK/EU cities. Opening acts for the stateside run include Company Records’ very own Keath Mead along with Vinyl Williams and Mattson 2. Pre-sale tickets and event info available now at toroymoi.com.

What For? will be released on April 7th.

02-26 Oakland, CA – The New Parish (Les Sins show)
03-24 Visalia, CA The Cellar Door *
03-25 San Luis Obispo, CA – SLO Brewing Company *
03-26 Big Sur, CA – Loma Vista Gardens *
03-28 San Francisco, CA – The Independent
03-31 Berlin, Germany – Lido
04-01 Amsterdam, Netherlands – Melkweg
04-02 Brussels, Belgium – VK
04-03 Zurich, Switzerland – Mascotte
04-04 Paris, France – La Maroquinerie
04-06 Manchester, England – Sound Control
04-08 London, England – Oval Space
04-11 Indio, CA – Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
04-15 San Diego, CA – North Park Theatre †
04-16 Los Angeles, CA – The Fonda Theatre †
04-18 Indio, CA – Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
04-29 Washington, D.C. – 9:30 Club *
04-30 Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer *
05-01 New York, NY – Terminal 5 *
05-02 Northampton, MA – Pearl Street *
05-03 Boston, MA – Paradise *
05-05 Toronto, Ontario – Danforth Music Hall *
05-06 Detroit, MI – Magic Stick *
05-07 Pittsburgh, PA – Mr. Smalls Theatre *
05-08 Columbus, OH – Skully’s Music Diner *
05-09 Louisville, KY – Headliners Music Hall *
05-10 Nashville, TN – Exit/In *
05-12 Carrboro, NC – Cat’s Cradle ‡
05-13 Columbia, SC – Music Farm ‡
05-14 Atlanta, GA – Variety Playhouse ‡
05-15-17 Gulf Shores, AL – Hangout Music Festival
05-18 Houston, TX – Fitzgerald’s ‡
05-19 Dallas, TX – South Side Music Hall ‡
05-20 Austin, TX – Emo’s ‡

* with Vinyl Williams
† with Mattson 2
‡ with Keath Mead

 

 

 

 

 

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