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2018 In Review

9 Music Trends That Need To Die In 2019

In the age of social media fads develop before we’ve even had the chance to deliberate, as they're tweeted and retweeted ad infinitum. Culture is…
Julia Gray | December 18, 2018 - 11:32 am

2018 In Review

Stereogum’s 90 Favorite Songs Of 2018

Each December, in an effort to celebrate outstanding achievements and commemorate The Year That Was, the pop culture media industrial complex foists lots of lists…
Stereogum | December 11, 2018 - 11:01 am

Sounding Board

A Parquet Courts Show On A Boat Had Us Feeling Wide Awake

Parquet Courts are one of the few bands that can sing about politics with humor and eloquence, and without coming across as esoteric. Sure, their…
Sara Nuta | June 11, 2018 - 2:51 pm

More Parquet Courts stories

Parquet Courts & Daniele Luppi – “Talisa” (Feat. Karen O) Video

Last year, New York postpunk brainiacs Parquet Courts released Wide Awake!, one of the year's better straight-up indie rock albums. But before they did that,…
Tom Breihan | January 4, 2019 - 9:44 am

2018 In Review

Stereogum’s 90 Favorite Songs Of 2018

Each December, in an effort to celebrate outstanding achievements and commemorate The Year That Was, the pop culture media industrial complex foists lots of lists…
Stereogum | December 11, 2018 - 11:01 am

Watch Parquet Courts Perform With The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Parquet Courts played a one-time concert with Baltimore Symphony Orchestra on Thursday night at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall as part of the BSO Pulse series, a…
Chris DeVille | November 30, 2018 - 9:43 am

Parquet Courts – “We R In Control” (Neil Young Cover)

Over the last month, Amazon has been getting some bands to cover artists for exclusives to their music streaming service. We've had Soccer Mommy covering
James Rettig | November 5, 2018 - 9:24 am

Premiere

Maxband – “Means To An End”

Maxband is the new project of Parquet Courts drummer Max Savage, who is jumping on guitar and lead vocals in this lineup. The New York…
Gil Green | July 30, 2018 - 9:35 am

Parquet Courts – “Today Your Love, Tomorrow The World” (Ramones Cover)

New York postpunk wonders Parquet Courts made their name, in part, with a song about walking through Ridgewood, Queens while reading magazines. And now they…
Tom Breihan | July 6, 2018 - 10:04 am

List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2018 So Far

Have you ever talked to your parents about what it was like to live through the late '60s? National leaders were gunned down right and…
Stereogum | June 6, 2018 - 12:00 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Between Christina Aguilera's "Accelerate" and the two new Nicki Minaj videos, it feels like we're entering a golden age of declining superstars making gallingly, furiously,…
Tom Breihan | May 4, 2018 - 1:51 pm

Parquet Courts – “Mardi Gras Beads” Video

We last heard from Parquet Courts when they brought their herky-jerk anthem, "Wide Awake," to the unprepared viewers of Ellen DeGeneres' daytime talkshow. The post-punk…
Julia Gray | April 30, 2018 - 10:00 am

Watch Parquet Courts Perform “Wide Awake” On Ellen

If you thought 21 Savage performing on Ellen was weird, I raise you Parquet Courts.
Chris DeVille | April 24, 2018 - 9:25 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Music videos constitute an art form, but they're also basically advertising. They were created so that we'd want to buy music. That's their point. It's…
Tom Breihan | March 9, 2018 - 3:56 pm

Parquet Courts – “Wide Awake” Video

Last month, the brainy and prolific New York punk quartet Parquet Courts returned with a new single "Almost Hard To Start A Fight/In And Out
Ryan Leas | March 8, 2018 - 8:01 am
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