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Speedy Ortiz announce all-ages December tour

November 6, 2015 1:06 pm

Happy November! Speedy Ortiz announced that they’ll be closing out the year with a string of all-ages December tour dates. Proceeds go to the Girls Rock Camp Foundation. Dates & ticket links here.

December 8th – Providence, RI – AS220
w/ Downtown Boys, Whore Paint

December 9th – Boston, MA – Middle East
w/ Downtown Boys, Ursula

December 10th – Philadelphia, PA – First Unitarian Church
w/ Downtown Boys, Palm, Anomie, DJ set by Alison Crutchfield

December 11th – Brooklyn, NY – Silent Barn
w/ Downtown Boys, Eskimeaux, Very Fresh, DJ set by DJ Liz Pelly

December 12th – Brooklyn, NY – Palisades
w/ Aye Nako, Dirty Dishes, Gemma

December 13th – Baltimore, MD – Metro Gallery
w/ Beauty Pill, Aye Nako

December 14th – Richmond, VA – The Camel
w/ Aye Nako, Atta Girl

December 15th – Durham, NC – The Pinhook
w/ Aye Nako, No Love, DJ set by Merge Records DJs

December 16th – Atlanta, GA – Drunken Unicorn
w/ Aye Nako, Suno Deko

December 17th – Nashville, TN – The End
w/ Aye Nako, Idle Bloom, Gnarwhal

December 18th – Louisville, KY – The New Vintage
w/ Aye Nako, Didi, hoe garden

“Swell Content” music video

September 15, 2015 3:06 pm

Check out the new music video for Speedy Ortiz’s “Swell Content” via Jezebel. The video stars the campers of Buck’s Rock Performing and Creative Arts Camp. Find the track on the band’s sophomore LP, Foil Deer, available now in the Carpark shop and iTunes. Directed by Boast Choan & Michael Falcone.

Catch Speedy Ortiz on tour before they head overseas in October. Full list of tour dates and ticket links here.
September 23rd – Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts
September 24th – Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Bowl
September 25th – Portland, ME – State Theatre
September 27th – Washington, DC – Rock & Roll Hotel
October 5th – Berlin, Germany – Comet Club
October 6th – Hamburg, Germany – Golem
October 7th – Cologne, Germany – Blue Shell
October 9th – Turin, Italy – Spazio 211
October 10th – Bologna, Italy – Covo Club
October 12th – Zurich, Switzerland – Hafenkneipe
October 13th – Düdingen, Switzerland – Bad Bonn
October 15th – Brighton, United kingdom – The Haunt
October 16th – Manchester, United Kingdom – Sound Control
October 17th – Dublin, Ireland – Whelan’s
October 18th – Leeds, United Kingdom – Brudenell Social Club
October 21st – London, United Kingdom – Tufnell Park Dome
October 22nd – Glasgow, United Kingdom – Stereo
October 23rd – Birmingham, United Kingdom – All Years Leaving Festival
October 24th – Bristol, United Kingdom – Simple Things Festival
October 26th – Brussels, Belgium -Botanique
October 28th – Nijmen, Netherlands – Merleyn
October 29th – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Bitterzoet
October 30th – Lille, France – La Péniche
October 31st – Nantes, France – Festival Soy
November 7th – Austin, TX – Fun Fun Fun Fest

Speedy Ortiz create help hotline

September 8, 2015 2:07 pm

Speedy Ortiz continue their route on tour! In order to make things more enjoyable for everyone, the band has created a help hotline for you to text if you’re ever feeling unsafe or being harassed at one of their shows. Text your name & location in the venue to: (574) 404-SAFE

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Catch Speedy Ortiz on tour before they head overseas in October. Full list of tour dates and ticket links here.
September 9th – Kalamazoo, MI – Bell’s Eccentric Café
September 11th – Chicago, IL – Riot Fest
September 13th – Chicago, IL – Bottom Lounge
September 14th – Cincinatti, OH – MOTR Pub
September 23rd – Philadelphia, PA – Underground Arts
September 24th – Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Bowl
September 25th – Portland, ME – State Theatre
September 27th – Washington, DC – Rock & Roll Hotel
October 5th – Berlin, Germany – Comet Club
October 6th – Hamburg, Germany – Golem
October 7th – Cologne, Germany – Blue Shell
October 9th – Turin, Italy – Spazio 211
October 10th – Bologna, Italy – Covo Club
October 12th – Zurich, Switzerland – Hafenkneipe
October 13th – Düdingen, Switzerland – Bad Bonn
October 15th – Brighton, United kingdom – The Haunt
October 16th – Manchester, United Kingdom – Sound Control
October 17th – Dublin, Ireland – Whelan’s
October 18th – Leeds, United Kingdom – Brudenell Social Club
October 21st – London, United Kingdom – Tufnell Park Dome
October 22nd – Glasgow, United Kingdom – Stereo
October 23rd – Birmingham, United Kingdom – All Years Leaving Festival
October 24th – Bristol, United Kingdom – Simple Things Festival
October 26th – Brussels, Belgium -Botanique
October 28th – Nijmen, Netherlands – Merleyn
October 29th – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Bitterzoet
October 30th – Lille, France – La Péniche
October 31st – Nantes, France – Festival Soy
November 7th – Austin, TX – Fun Fun Fun Fest

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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