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“Can’t You See” music video

July 7, 2015 5:12 pm

Check out the new music video for Skylar Spence’s “Can’t You See” via SPIN. The track is off of his upcoming album Prom King, out September 18th. Pre-order the album now in the Carpark shop and iTunes. The video was produced by VFX’d.

Skylar Spence has a few North American shows left this summer. Full tour listing here.
July 11th – Ottawa, ON – Ottawa Bluesfest
July 23rd – Washington, DC – DC9
July 24th – Philadelphia, PA – Johnny Brenda’s
July 25th – Brooklyn, NY – Rough Trade
July 30th – Allston, MA – Great Scott
July 31st-August 2nd – Montreal, QC – Osheaga Festival
August 1st – Toronto, ON – The Drake Hotel
August 2nd – Chicago, IL – Lollapalooza

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TEEN announces official release of ‘Little Doods’

June 23, 2015 12:14 pm

In 2011 TEEN self-released their debut album Little Doods. We are happy to announce that we are officially releasing the album digitally in the Carpark shop and on iTunes. Little Doods will also be available as a free digital download with the purchase of an In Limbo or The Way and Color LP, CD, or digital download.

Little Doods Tracklist:
1. Raggedy Andy
2. Better
3. Ocean Pearl
4. Huh
5. Just Another
6. J&P
7. Vagabond
8. Grand History
9. Why Why Why
10. Come Back! (Bonus Track)

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Skylar Spence announces ‘prom king’ + shares first single

June 16, 2015 2:09 pm

Skylar Spence, formerly known as Saint Pepsi, is proud to announce his debut album, Prom King, will be released on September 18th. You can now stream the first single from the album ‘Can’t You See’ via Gorilla vs. Bear or Spotify. Pre-order the album from the Carpark shop & iTunes.

Pre-orders for t-shirt bundles are also now available on the Carpark shop. Choose from four new t-shirt designs and pair it with a Prom King limited LP, LP, or CD.

Catch Skylar Spence on tour this summer in a city near you! Full list of dates here.

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1. Intro
2. Can’t You See
3. Prom King
4. I Can’t Be Your Superman
5. Ridiculous!
6. Fall Harder
7. Bounce is Back
8. Affairs
9. All I Want
10. Cash Wednesday
11. Fiona Coyne

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Toro Y Moi Announces Fall Tour & Spotify Session

June 2, 2015 3:03 pm

Toro Y Moi announces an extensive North American tour running through the months of September and October, with a couple festivals along the way. Tickets go on sale 06.05 and can be purchased on the Toro Y Moi site. Check out the full tour schedule!

The band has also released a five-song live Spotify Session. Listen here.

09-19 Portland, OR – Revolution Hall
09-21 Vancouver, BC – Commodore Ballroom
09-24 Minneapolis, MN – Mill City Nights
09-25 Madison, WI – Majestic Theatre
09-26 Des Moines, IA – Wooly’s
09-27 Grand Rapids, MI – The Pyramid Scheme
09-28 Cleveland, OH – Beachland Ballroom
09-29 Buffalo, NY – Waiting Room
09-30 South Burlington, VT – Higher Ground
10-01 Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg
10-02 Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg
10-03 Richmond, VA – The National
10-04 Baltimore, MD – Rams Head Live!
10-06 Charleston, SC – Music Farm
10-07 Athens, GA – Georgia Theatre
10-08 Jacksonville, FL – Free Bird Live
10-09 Tampa, FL – State Theatre
10-12 Pensacola, FL – Vinyl Music Hall
10-13 New Orleans, LA – Republic New Orleans
10-14 Birmingham, AL – Saturn
10-15 Memphis, TN – Minglewood Hall
10-16 St. Louis, MO – The Ready Room
10-17 Columbia, MO – The Blue Note
10-18 Lawrence, KS – The Granada Theatre
10-19 Omaha, NE – Waiting Room
10-21 Denver, CO – Gothic Theatre
10-22 Albuquerque, NM – Sunshine Theatre
10-23 Phoenix, AZ – The Crescent Ballroom

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Listen to Speedy Ortiz’s Track From the Carpark Basketball 12″

May 20, 2015 2:12 pm

On July 24th we will be releasing a special basketball-themed picture disc 12″ in honor of our 16th anniversary celebration! This release consists of nine exclusive, full-length songs and 19 locked grooves by artists from all across the Carpark catalog. Listen to Speedy Ortiz’s track, appropriately named “Basketball (Demo),” via Line of Best Fit or below.

Carpark-branded American Giant sweatpants and a special racecar USB drive, designed by Chaz Bundick of Toro Y Moi, containing the first 100 releases of the Carpark discography are now available in a bundle on the Carpark shop. Standalone USBs can also be purchased here.

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