17 February 2017

Parquet Courts' "Captive Of The Sun" 12" Out Today; Band Member Austin Brown Shares Houston Rap Playlist

Parquet Courts’ limited edition white label "Captive Of The Sun" 12”, featuring their collaboration with UGK’s Bun B and producers DJ Candlestick and OG Ron C, is available now from Rough Trade Records. Buy/stream it here.

Side A features a new studio recording of "Captive Of The Sun" which includes a verse from Bun B. Watch a lyric video for the track above which features an illustration of the rapper by Parquet Courts member Andrew Savage, whose album artwork for 'Human Performance' was nominated for a 2016 Grammy Award.

Side B features a "Chopped Not Slopped" remix by legendary producers DJ Candlestick and OG Ron C.

To mark the release, Parquet Courts' Austin Brown - a Beaumont, TX native and the driving force behind this collaboration - has compiled a playlist of his favourite Houston rap under the name Young Doc Gooden. Check out Young Doc Gooden's "Nice and Slow" playlist on Spotify here.

"Captive Of The Sun" is taken from Parquet Courts' 2016 album 'Human Performance'.


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