Parquet Courts hit the streets of Brooklyn in ‘Black And White’ video – watch

Band channel William Burroughs in video for 'Sunbathing Animal' track

Parquet Courts have released the video for ‘Black and White.’ Click above to watch now.

The promo is said to be inspired by experimental films by William Burroughs and Brion Gysin and was directed by Austin Brown, the band’s bass player, in conjunction with Johann Rashid.

‘Black And White’ is the latest song to be taken from the band’s new album ‘Sunbathing Animal’, which was released earlier this week (June 2). The album follows the release of debut album ‘Light Up Gold’ and EP ‘Tally All The Things You Broke’ in 2013.


Parquet Courts will tour in June before appearances at Longitude and Latitude festivals in July. The group will start their short tour in Glasgow before taking in shows in London, Liverpool and Birmingham, with a final date in Oxford on June 26.

Parquet Courts will play:

Glasgow SWG3 (June 21)
Liverpool Kazimier (22)
Birmingham Institute (23)
London ULU (25)
Oxford O2 Academy (26)

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