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STREAM: Shonen Hearts EP

London’s Parakeet premiered their brand new video for ‘Shonen Hearts’ on today, it’s the title track from their forthcoming debut EP released on Monday 19th November.

The self-released 6 track Shonen Hearts EP is available to buy now from their Bandcamp and is set for physical release on limited-edition gold cassette on November 19, the same day as their Rough Trade in-store. Full details of the UK live shows are below.

Stream the scuzzy delights of the Shonen Hearts EP in full here:

Pre-order the EP, sold exclusively through Rough Trade here.

Parakeet is comprised of Yuck’s Mariko Doi, The History of Apple Pie’s James Thomas and Jon Jackson. The band’s music is awash with hypnotic vocals, understated pop sensibilities and irresistibly fuzzy guitars.

Tour Dates

Nov. 14th London Garage, supporting DIIV
Nov. 19th London Rough Trade East, instore 7pm

Shonen Hearts EP
Street Date: November 19, 2012


1. Toumono
2. Bananafish
3. Shonen Hearts
4. Hiccups
5. She Wants To Eat Meat
6. Darumasanga

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