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Band To Watch: Part Time

Part Time is the slinky (new-)romantic synth-centric project of San Franciscan David Speck. You may have already heard his breezy, deadpan "In This Filthy City"
Scott Lapatine | June 24, 2011 - 1:21 pm

More Part Time stories

Part Time – “I Can Treat You Better” (Feat. Ariel Pink)

David Loca, also known as David Speck, has been making '80s-indebted weird-pop under the name Part Time for a long while now. (We named the…
Peter Helman | August 8, 2018 - 10:38 am

Stream Part Time Virgo’s Maze (Stereogum Premiere)

San Francisco-based David Loca, aka Part Time, is gearing up for the release of his 20-song double-LP Virgo's Maze. The collection of songs spans the…
Misha Sesar | June 8, 2015 - 10:05 am

Part Time – “Real Connection” (Stereogum Premiere)

Back in April, Part Time's David Speck (sometimes known as David Loca) dropped the loopy "Fallin' 4 U" in advance of a supposedly forthcoming record…
Patrick Hosken | June 2, 2015 - 9:37 am

Part Time – “Fallin’ 4 U”

Davida Loca's weird-pop project Part Time has been running since the late '90s, and we posted the single "My Jamey" last year. Sometime soon, Burger…
Tom Breihan | April 2, 2015 - 3:13 pm

Part Time – “My Jamey” (Stereogum Premiere)

Part Time started out as a very literal name: The bizarro lite-pop project was Davida Loca's side gig in the late '90s and much of…
Chris DeVille | August 5, 2014 - 10:14 am

Part Time – “I Want To Go”

Two years ago, we made a BTW out of David Speck's San Francisco synthpop project Part Time. The second Part Time album is called PDA,…
Tom Breihan | June 14, 2013 - 11:30 am

Part Time – “I Won’t Be Your Little Secret”

"I Won't Be Your Little Secret" is the lead single from BTW licentiates Part Time's sophomore album PDA. The group has dexterity for understanding love…
Claire Lobenfeld | May 28, 2013 - 2:10 pm

Part Time – “Is It Magic?” Video

In the video for "Is It Magic?," a song from the San Francisco murk-pop BTW Part Time, an '80s-movie nerd tries to woo his dream…
Tom Breihan | May 30, 2012 - 3:07 pm

Part Time – “I Wanna Take You Out” Video

San Francisco BTW Part Time might've released their debut album What Would You Say? last year, but their video for the spacey, gauzy disco-pop jam…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2012 - 11:54 am