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PARCELS Unveil Video for New Single “Tape” + Coachella Performance This Saturday

Parcels just released their latest cinematic visual from their widely acclaimed self-titled debut album (Kitsuné / Because Music / Caroline), as they get set to make their Coachella debut this Saturday, April 13 and continue their headline shows throughout North America. The five young Berlin-based Australian musicians shared “Tape” today, filmed amongst their fans at Chicago’s Lincoln Hall during their sold out winter North American tour and captures the energy of their live show. The video also features the reveal of “Penelope,” the enigmatic presence who is weaved throughout their album campaign including the Parcels album cover. Watch “Tape,” directed by the band’s creative director Carmen Crommelin, here: https://youtu.be/7se6-ZC7mTY.

With the “Tape” video, the band note: “We wanted a video that tapped into the energy we feel at a live concert. It’s another world than the record, it’s a whole different feeling and we wanted to give a taste of that.” They add, “That’s why we filmed the live scene in a one-take live scenario, from our on-stage perspective, with real fans at the show! We came on stage as an encore that night and we explained to the crowd that we wanted to capture something different with cameras. It was nerve wracking and we totally threw the crowd into the deep end. But it was a good surprise, everyone reacted with a smile, it was a real buzz. Thanks a million to everyone who was at that concert!”


02.20 Washington, DC – U Street Music Hall *SOLD OUT

02.21 Philadelphia, PA – Boot & Saddle *SOLD OUT

02.22 New York, NY – Irving Plaza *SOLD OUT

02.23 Cambridge, MA – The Sinclair *SOLD OUT

02.25 Montreal, QC – Theatre Fairmount *SOLD OUT

02.26 Toronto, ON – Lee’s Palace *SOLD OUT

02.28 Detroit, MI – El Club *SOLD OUT

03.01 Chicago, IL – Lincoln Hall *SOLD OUT

03.02 Minneapolis, MN – 7th St. Entry *SOLD OUT

03.05 Vancouver, BC – Fortune Sound Club *SOLD OUT

03.06 Seattle, WA – the Crocodile *SOLD OUT

03.07 Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge *SOLD OUT

03.29 Buenos Aires, Argentina – Lollapalooza

03.29 Santiago, Chile – Lollapalooza

04.06 Mexico City, Mexico – Ceremonia

04.08 Austin, TX – Mohawk

04.09 Dallas, TX – Trees

04.11 Phoenix, AZ – Crescent Ballroom

04.13 Indio, CA – Coachella

04.16 San Francisco, CA – Regency Ballroom

04.17 Santa Cruz, CA – The Catalyst

04.18 Los Angeles, CA – The Fonda Theatre

04.20 Indio, CA – Coachella

06.02 New York, NY – Governors Ball

06.14 Mannheim, Germany – Maifeld Derby

06.15 Neuchâtel, CH – Festi’Neuch

06.16 Aachen, Germany – Kimiko Isle of Campus

06.21 Paris, FR – Solidays

06.22 Dunkerque, FR – La Bonne Aventure

06.30 St. Gallen, CH – St. Gallen Open Air

07.06 Chemnitz, Germany – Kosmonaut Festival

07.18 London, UK – Somerset House

07.19 Henham Park, UK – Latitude

07.20 Carhaix-Plouguer, FR – Les Vieilles Charrues

08.11 Budapest, Hungary – Sziget Festival

08.14 Paredes De Coura, Portugal – Paredes de Coura Festival

08.16 Hamburg, Germany – Dockville Festival

08.17 Hasselt, BE – Pukkelpop

08.18 Biddinghuizen, NL – Lowlands

09.01 Vlieland, NL – Into the Great Wide Open

09.07 Berlin, Germany – Lollapalooza Berlin

About RJ Frometa

Head Honcho, Editor in Chief and writer here on VENTS. I don't like walking on the beach, but I love playing the guitar and geeking out about music. I am also a movie maniac and 6 hours sleeper.

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