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Carpark Records to celebrate Sweet Sixteen with basketball disc

Carpark Records is celebrating its Sweet Sixteen with special basketball-themed disc.

Carpark Records is celebrating its Sweet Sixteen with special basketball-themed disc.

Carpark Records is celebrating its 16th year in business with a special, limited-edition 12″ basketball-themed picture disc. The disc features Carpark artists such as TEEN, Toro Y Moi, Speedy Ortiz, Young Magic, Skylar Spence and a boatload more. It will be limited to a 600-unit run. At $16 each, the money goes toward the Little Kids Rock charity.

Listen to one track from the CD, “Practice,” from Skylar Spence (fka St. Pepsi).

Carpark Records is also planning anniversary shows in Brooklyn, Washington, D.C. and at SXSW:

March 6 Brooklyn, NY @ Baby’s All Right 

Lexie Mountain Boys

Greg Davis

Greys

Chandos

Ear Pwr

Safety Scissors

Adventure

Jimmy Whispers

DJs Young Magic & Montag

March 7 Washington DC @ DC9

Lexie Mountain Boys

Greys

Chandos

Adventure

Jimmy Whispers

March 19 Austin, TX @ Swan Dive (SXSW)

Cloud Nothings

Skylar Spence (fka Saint Pepsi) DJ Set

Dent May

GRMLN

Chandos

Keath Mead

Average Cock

Side A

  1. Young Magic – NETS
  2. Montag – Drop A Dime
  3. Safety Scissors – Orange Roughy
  4. Jayson Gerycz – Dribble Dribble
  5. Young Magic – All Net (Celebration Dance)
  6. TEEN – Dylan and Chong Playing Basketball
  7. Thomas J Duke – Manute Bol
  8. Jake Mandell – 2008
  9. Signer – Roll, Pick, and Roll Again
  10. Skylar Spence – Turnover
  11. Sadie Dupuis – Theme from Babadook
  12. Montag – Basket Case
  13. Ear Pwr – I Would Rather Be Shopping
  14. Jason Urick – Double Dribble
  15. Memory Tapes – Go Play Outside
  16. LowtIde – Your Turn

Side B

  1. Skylar Spence – Practice
  2. Dan Deacon – 1 Wand from the 9 Piles
  3. So Takahashi – Dribble Commander
  4. Jimmy Whispers – Mugsy Bogus
  5. Chandos – Traveling
  6. GRMLN – Buzzer Beat
  7. Toro Y Moi – Space Jam
  8. Greg Davis – Paxson
  9. Ear Pwr – Beyond the Arc
  10. Dog Bite – Hoops
  11. Adventure – Ewww
  12. Speedy Ortiz – Basketball (Demo)
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