Archive for the 'Parquet Courts' Category

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

Following the re-release of 2012’s stellar Light Up Gold on respectable mid-level indie What’s Your Rupture? earlier this year,  the quartet of Texans-cum-Brooklynites in Parquet Courts have ridden the critical wave to respectable mid-level success. They were the unofficial kings-in-the-making at Pitchfork Fest this summer; they played Chicago no less than three times that weekend, […]

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Yep. Last I checked, we’re still post-punk. And that means that Light Up Gold, the first widely available release from Texas-born New Yorkers Parquet Courts, is still relevant. The group, who put out a limited-run cassette a year ago, is fronted by Andrew Savage, late of Fergus & Geronimo, but where that group hopped goofily […]