Rise and shine! Parquet Courts have shared the official video, directed by Brother Willis, for their new album’s title song “Wide Awake”. Filmed by at Mardi Gras in New Orleans and featuring purple tuxedos, drummer Max riding Bo-Peep’s sheep and some major dance moves, this is Parquet Courts as you’ve never seen them before! Watch the video and stream/buy the track here.
…And for those of you who signed up to wide-awake.am and received a wake up call from the band with an early sneak preview of the track this morning, we hope it got you out on the right side of bed!
‘Wide Awake!’ the album – produced by Danger Mouse and out 18th May – is available to pre-order here on deluxe vinyl*, standard vinyl, CD and MP3. T-shirts and scarves designed by Parquet Courts are also available exclusively from the Rough Trade Records webstore. *deluxe vinyl includes a 16-page double booklet of art and illustration by the band’s Grammy-nominated artist A. Savage – available from the Rough Trade Records webstore other relatailers.
Finally, Andrew, Austin, Sean and Max are taking ‘Wide Awake!’ on the road (and bringing fellow Rough Trade band Goat Girl across America with them in the summer).
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