Carpark News

TEEN shares second single “Tokyo” and announce tour dates

January 5, 2016 10:24 am

Happy New Year! TEEN is starting the year off the right way with their second single, “Tokyo.” You can stream it now via NPR. The track is from their forthcoming album Love Yes, pre-orders available on the Carpark shop & iTunes.

“The chirping sounds and sterling voices on “Tokyo” disguise an all-too-real story about a crumbling marriage and infidelity. Teeny Lieberson’s lyrics take a dramatic leap forward as she analyzes the complexities of aging relationships, sensuality, and misogyny that all too often goes unchecked.”

The band will also be hitting the road this winter in support of the new album. Full list of dates and ticket links can be found here.
February 14th – Brooklyn, NY – Union Pool
February 16th – Philadelphia, PA – Ortlieb’s
February 17th – Baltimore, MD – Metro Gallery
February 18th – Pittsburgh, PA – Club Cafe
February 19th – Louisville, KY – Zanzabar
February 20th – Lakewood, OH – Mahall’s
February 21st – Chicago, IL – Hideout Inn
February 22nd – Cincinnati, OH – Monday Night at the Comet

TEEN announces new album + shares first single

November 16, 2015 11:46 am

TEEN has announced the release of their third full-length album Love Yes. The record will be out February 19th, 2016. Stream the first single from the album, “All About Us,” via Noisey.

Pre-orders are now available on the Carpark shop & iTunes. An instant download of “All About Us” is available when you pre-order the record. The first 40 physical orders will receive an autographed lyric poster.

With Love Yes, the band explores the disharmony and empowerment that both sexuality and spirituality can create within the modern woman’s psyche. Universal ideas of loyalty, pleasure, purity, power, aging, and love are confronted with a knowable specificity. There is a quality of wholesomeness, but also an edge—a kind of wise anger and electricity.

Thanks to our friends at Madewell who recently profiled teen. Find the feature on their blog.

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Love Yes
1. Tokyo
2. All About Us
3. Gone For Good
4. Another Man’s Woman
5. Example
6. Animal
7. Free Time
8. Superhuman
9. Please
10. Noise Shift
11. Love Yes
12. Push

for all TEEN updates: Website / Facebook / Twitter / Instagram

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)

FREE 16th Anniversary Cassette Tape

April 27, 2015 3:23 pm

Our sweet sixteenth anniversary celebrations continue. If you’re in the U.S., head to your local indie record store to see if they are carrying a FREE Carpark cassette: The Best Carpark Compilation In The World…Ever!  Complete tracklist + list of participating stores below.

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1. Toro Y Moi; “Empty Nesters”
2. Speedy Ortiz; “Raising the Skate”
3. Cloud Nothings; “I’m Not Part of Me”
4. Dan Deacon; “The Crystal Cat”
5. Beach House; “Master OF None”
5. TEEN; “Tied Up Tied Down”
7. Memory Tapes; “Sheila”
8. Skylar Spence; “Fiona Coyne”
9. GRMLN; “Jaded”
10. Young Magic; “Sparkly”
11. Montag; “True Love”
12. Class Actress; “Weekend”
13. Dog Bite; “Forever, Until”
14. Chandos; “Cobra Points”
15. Greys; “Guy Picciotto”
16. Popstrangers; “Country Kills”
17. Casino Versus Japan; “Aquarium”
18. Marumari; “Baby M”
19. So Takahashi; “Pms 185c (M72, Y43)”
20. Adventure; “Feels Like Heaven”
21. Signer; “Building Memories Without You”
22. Greg Davis; “Curling Pond Woods”
23. EAR PWR; “Super Animal Bros. III”

Other Music (New York, NY)
Rough Trade  (Brooklyn, NY)
Permanent Records (Brooklyn, NY)
Turn It Up  (Northampton, MA)
Exile On Main St  (Branford, CT)
The Sound Garden (Baltimore, MD)
Repo Records (Philadelphia, PA)
Pure Pop (Burlington, VT)
Crooked Beat (Washington, DC)
Princeton Record Exchange (Princeton, NJ)
Bull Moose (Portland, ME)
Olympic Records (Providence, RI)
Plan 9 (Richmond, VA)
Easy Street (Seattle, WA)
Music Millennium (Portland, OR)
The Record Exchange (Boise, ID)
Everyday Music (Oregon & Washington)
Jackpot (Portland, OR)
Boo Boo Records (San Luis Obispo, CA)
Sonic Boom (Seattle, WA)
aQuarius (San Francisco, CA)
Music Saves (Cleveland, OH)
Reckless (Chicago, IL)
Permanent (Chicago, IL)
Electric Fetus (Minneapolis, MN)
Saki (Chicago, IL)
Culture Clash (Toldeo, OH)
Luna Music (Indianapolis, IN)
Landlocked (Bloomington, IN)
Omega (Dayton, OH)
Shake It (Cincinnati, OH)
Homer’s (Omaha, NE)
Strictly Discs (Madison, WI)
Cactus Music (Houston, TX)
End of An Ear (Austin, TX)
Good Records (Dallas, TX)
M-Theory (San Diego, CA)
Origami Vinyl (LA, CA)
Fingerprints (Long Beach, CA)
Twist & Shout (Denver, CO)
Mills Records (Kansas City, MO)
Vintage Vinyl (St Louis, MO)
Amoeba  (Hollywood, CA)
Amoeba  (San Francisco, CA)
Amoeba  (Berkeley, CA)
Zia (Phoenix, AZ)
Waterloo  (Austin, TX)
Love Garden (Lawrence, KS)
Criminal Records (Atlanta, GA)
Disc Exchange  (Knoxville, TN)
Park Ave CDs (Orlando, FL)
Monster Music  (Charleston, SC)
Grimey’s (Nashville, TN)
School Kids (Raleigh, NC)
Oz Music  (Tuscaloosa, AL)
Earshot (Winston-Salem, NC)
Gravity Records  (Wilimington, NC)
Daddy Kool Records (St Petersburg, FL)
T-Bones (Hattiesburg, MS)
The End OF All Music (Oxford, MS)
CD Central (Lexington, KY)
Lunchbox Records (Charlotte, NC)
Radio Active (Fort Lauderdale, FL)

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