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Robert Christgau on Parquet Courts' Sharp, Sinewy New Album

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews the Brooklyn-based band's 'Wide Awaaaaake!," No Age's 'Snares Like a Haircut," plus recent albums from The Coathangers, Idles, and Bully.


Stream of the Crop: 14 New Albums for Heavy Rotation

A breakout album from Lil Baby, a self-critical record from Courtney Barnett, and a wordy reckoning from Parquet Courts top this week's list of essential new projects.


Andrew Savage’s New Album Is About Being on the Inside of Love

The Parquet Courts' frontman invites you into a more personal space on his debut solo album "Thawing Dawn."


Portland Punks Autistic Youth Swap Instruments and Re-Emerge as Public Eye

Taken a listen to the jittery "Hot White" from their forthcoming debut album.


I Went on TV with Parquet Courts and Bun B

I first met Bun B three years ago in of Houston, TX on A$AP Rocky’s tour bus.


Parquet Courts Visit The Uncanny Valley and Get Weird on "Human Performance" Video

It's all about the cold, dead stare in the eyes of those puppets.


The Best Music, Film, and Literature That Came Out in April

We reviewed Don DeLillo's new novel 'Zero K,' HBO's documentary on Robert Mapplethorpe, Parquet Courts's new album 'Human Performance,' and more.


Honey Radar’s Busted Pop Involves Hank Aaron and the Conservative Governor of Indiana

Listen to "Fort Wayne Mermaids" from the band's upcoming album and bliss out on two-minutes of Robert Pollard inspired pop.


Parquet Courts Are Making Lou Reed Proud: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Dean takes on releases from Parquet Courts, The Coathangers, and Tacocat.


The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Trump threatens to sue over Louisiana delegates, a Taliban group claims responsibility for Sunday's suicide bomb, 'Batman v Superman' makes over $424 million in the box office, and more.