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Carpark Records Sweet 16 Celebrations!

February 5, 2015 3:58 pm

Carpark Records turns 16 this year and we’re celebrating! Please join us at DC9 in Washington, D.C., on March 7th with Lexie Mountain Boys, Greys, Adventure, Chandos, and Jimmy Whispers (of Light Pollution). On March 19th at Swan Dive in Austin, TX, we’ll host our annual SXSW label showcase with Cloud Nothings, Skylar Spence (DJ set), Dent May, GRMLN, Chandos, Keath Mead, and Average Cock. We hope to see you there. The first 50 people through the doors at each event will receive a free sweet 16 anniversary t-shirt! Sponsored by American Giant.

Stay tuned for another show in the works!

 

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speedy ortiz announce “foil deer”

February 3, 2015 11:47 am

Speedy Ortiz are proud to announce their sophomore album, Foil Deer, will be released on April 21st. To pair with this news, the band are also sharing an exclusive illustration created by Michael DeForge which can be seen below along with album artwork and tracklist.

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1. Good Neck
2. Raising The Skate
3. The Graduates
4. Dot X
5. Homonovus
6. Puffer
7. Swell Content
8. Zig
9. My Dead Girl
10. Ginger
11. Mister Difficult
12. Dvrk Wvrld
Chandos - Rats In Your Bed LP

“RATS IN YOUR BED” OUT TODAY

January 27, 2015 10:19 am

Chandos debut album “Rats In Your Bed” is out today. Pick up a copy in vinyl or digital format from your favorite retailer including our webshop, iTunes, Amazon, Insound and Spotify (stream).

Catch the band on tour in early February.

Feb. 5 – Portsmouth, NH @ The Red Door !
Feb. 6 – Danbury, CT @ Heirloom Arts Center @
Feb. 7 – New Brunswick, NJ @ The Banana Stand #
Feb. 8 – Philadelphia, PA @ Secret House *
Feb. 9 – Baltimore, MD @ Zissimoss Bar $
Feb. 10 – Richmond, VA @ Secret House *
Feb. 11 – Washington, DC @ tba
Feb. 12 – New York, NY @ Cake Shop %
Feb. 13 – Western, MA @ Secret House *
Feb. 14 – Boston, MA @ The Womb ^

* email chandosband@gmail.com for details
! w/ Spook The Herd, Charles, & Are We Elephants?
@ w/ Laundry Day, All Riot, The Dupster Punks
# w/ Romp, Use Big Words, Fleeting, Semiotics
$ w/ Mostly Only, Beachmover, No Way
% w/ Soft Fangs, Infinity Girl
^ w/ Nice Guys, Palehound

 

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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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toro y moi announces “what for?”

January 20, 2015 10:39 am

What For?, the new album from Toro Y Moi, will be released April 7th. Stream the first track from the album, “Empty Nesters,” via SoundCloud.  Pre-order the album from iTunes to receive an instant download of “Empty Nesters.”  Amazon pre-order is now available. You can also pre-order the album in dexlue LP, LP, CD or digital format from our webshop. The limited Deluxe LP features blue and white starburst vinyl with an exclusive poster and sticker designed by Chaz Bundick, plus a digital download card.

Tracklist:

1. What You Want
2. Buffalo
3. The Flight
4. Empty Nesters
5. Ratcliff
6. Lilly
7. Spell It Out
8. Half Dome
9. Run Baby Run
10. Yeah Right

 

 

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