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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Sept 28 – 30

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Sept 28 – 30

Friday, September 28
Hollie Cook @ The New Parish
Sex Pistols progeny Hollie Cook brings her distinct brand of "tropical pop" to Oakland.

Neighbor Lady, Tino Drima, Doncat @ Cafe du Nord
Two [...]

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Parquet Courts bringing ‘Wide Awake’ tour to the Bay

(director: Claes Nordwall)

Parquet Courts are making their way back to the West Coast on their Wide Awake tour, and are headlining the Fillmore on September 27 with support from [...]

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  • Parquet Courts at the New Parish, by Kristin Cofer
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    Noise Pop: I was proven wrong about Parquet Courts on Friday at The New Parish

Noise Pop: I was proven wrong about Parquet Courts on Friday at The New Parish

Parquet Courts (photo: Kristin Cofer)

I’ve always been slightly hesitant to fully embrace the art-rock of Brooklyn-quartet Parquet Courts. Co-vocalists Austin Brown and Andrew Savage have sharp tongues but dull targets, [...]

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Giveaway: Parquet Courts at The Independent

Brooklyn-based post-punk band, Parquet Courts, are headlining The Independent on May 27th. While it's commonly reported that their upcoming LP, Sunbathing Animal, will be the band's third release, it's [...]

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    Review & Photos: Parquet Courts, White Fence, CCR Headcleaner @ Great American Music Hall, 1/16/14

Review & Photos: Parquet Courts, White Fence, CCR Headcleaner @ Great American Music Hall, 1/16/14

Photos by: Ryan McDonald

Last night's sold-out Parquet Courts/White Fence show at Great American Music Hall is the kind of lineup that builds great expectations. And yet, throughout the sometimes [...]

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Giveaway: Parquet Courts at the Great American Music Hall

Parquet Courts just released the Tally All The Things That You Broke EP a few months ago, and I'm hoping they play it in full at the Great American [...]

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    Live This Month: January 2014 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #324)

Live This Month: January 2014 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #324)


Download: Live This Month: January 2014 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #324)

In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town [...]

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  • Parquet Courts @ Rickshaw Stop 6/7/13 - photo by Tim Draut
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    Review/Photos: Parquet Courts, Cocktails, Pang @ Rickshaw Stop, 6/7/13

Review/Photos: Parquet Courts, Cocktails, Pang @ Rickshaw Stop, 6/7/13

Rickshaw Stop packed in a full house on Friday night, cutting off the line just as I was able to weasel my way into the madness. I suspect almost [...]

By |June 10, 2013|Comments Off on Review/Photos: Parquet Courts, Cocktails, Pang @ Rickshaw Stop, 6/7/13

Parquet Courts playing two Bay Area shows this weekend

(Photo: Ben Rayner)

Brooklyn-via-Texas post-punk rockers Parquet Courts will headline two shows in the Bay Area this week as part of a U.S. tour flanked between two Texas festivals, Chaos [...]

By |June 3, 2013|Comments Off on Parquet Courts playing two Bay Area shows this weekend
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    Mixtape: Fifteen Highlights from South by Southwest 2013 (Podcast #302)

Mixtape: Fifteen Highlights from South by Southwest 2013 (Podcast #302)

Mixtape: Fifteen Highlights from South by Southwest 2013 (Podcast #302)

As discussed earlier today, we saw a ton of great bands at South by Southwest 2013. Here are fifteen SXSW [...]

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    Parquet Courts (NYC), Andy Human, and Fine Steps at the Hemlock, 1/16/13

Parquet Courts (NYC), Andy Human, and Fine Steps at the Hemlock, 1/16/13

Up-and-coming NYC-based indie rockers Parquet Courts — whose lineup includes Andrew Savage of the Texas garage rock group Fergus & Geronimo — will headline an excellent roster at the Hemlock [...]

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    Live This Month: January 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #296)

Live This Month: January 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #296)

Live This Month: January 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #296)

In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town bands [...]

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