On Thursday, May 17, 2018, Parquet Courts played an afternoon show at Rough Trade NYC in Brooklyn, NY ahead of the release of their newest album, Wide Awake. Fans who purchased the album either on CD or on vinyl attended the performance for free which was also streamed online by Pitchfork. For two songs, the band were backed by the Dull Tools Players.
After the show, the band announced a series of shows including an upcoming show at Elsewhere's rooftop on Monday, June 11th, and another on a boat the day before.
Parquet Courts at Rough Trade NYC on Thursday, May 17th setlist:
Almost Had to Start a Fight
In and Out of Patience
Mardi Gras Beads
Before the Water Gets Two High
Today Your Love Tomorrow the World
Back to Earth