04.12.19

NEW PROPAGANDA

Data Merge (Some Kind of Ending)

new transmission // before we even know what we are // we fear to lose it // something is changing // 

 
 
 
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03.08.2019

NEW RELEASE

Feel Machine (Infrastructure Remixed)

Feel Machine (Infrastructure Remixed) features the new single by We Are Parasols, "Feel Machine", as well as remixes of each track from the album Infrastructure. Remixes by AVOXBLUE, bdRm, Chase Dobson, Drank November, Larvae, George Lewis III, Richard Parsons, and Jason Roark.
For a limited time this release will be available exclusively from Bandcamp.

 
 
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03.01.19

NEW VIDEO

Human Faults by Darkswoon

We are very excited to announce the first music video directed and edited by We Are Parasols for another artist. Jeremy and D had the opportunity to collaborate with fellow Portlanders, Darkswoon, on the music video for “Human Faults” from Darkswoon’s brilliant new album, “Bind”.

 
 
The video features Cushman, blindfolded, singing amidst similarly-themed stock footage. The video’s subversive nature reflects the song’s ice-cold take on humanity.
— Frank Deserto // Post-Punk
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1.08.19

NEW INTERVIEW

CVLT NATION

Welcome to 2019. Our year begins with an extensive interview by Sär over at CVLT Nation. We talk about our past and why we’re called We Are Parasol, we talk about the Oregon coast and the video for “Hold Me Fire”, we talk about the future - Last Ice and Body Horror, and we even mention Battlestar Galactica.

Click on the link below to read the entire interview.

 
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10.19.18

NEW VIDEO

Hold Me Fire

The video for “Hold Me Fire” is breathtaking, somber, and a true piece of cinematic art. In it, an esoteric symbol haunts the dreams of a young woman as she frantically tries to reproduce the image in her mind onto paper. Simultaneously, an ancient pagan ritual plays out on a desolate seashore. At first it seems as though the arcane ritual is playing out in her dreams, but then the lines between reality and ritual begin to blur…
— When The Sun Hits
 
 

Directed & Produced by Charlie Moses & Jeremy Wilkins // Edited by Jeremy Wilkins
Costume Design & Make-Up by Moriah West (Mo West Creations)

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10.14.2018

NEW COMPILATION TRACK

Run for Defense

 
 
I am excited to be releasing the Brickbat Mansion compilation. This comp is in partnership with No Movement Records and includes so many of my favorite bands - all of which have performed at the night over the years. Featuring exclusive/new tracks by We Are Parasols and Mercury’s Antennae. All proceeds go to Friends of Lone Fir Cemetery and our release party is on Friday October 26th - Brickbat Mansion presents: Shadowlands & Golden Gardens at The High Water Mark. Come out to the release party and every attendee gets a download card for the comp! Join us!! Artwork by Kristin Neuschwander and design/layout Jeremy Wilkins. Thank you to everyone who contributed tracks!!!!
— Margaret Fenton (aka DJ Wednesday), Brickbat Mansion Founder
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09.28.2018

NEW RELEASE

No Center Line

 
 
ANGELIC INDUSTRIALGAZE FROM ANOTHER PLANET
— CVLT Nation
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09.20.18

NEW SINGLE

Hold Me Fire

The new track is now streaming on New Noise and available from Bandcamp as an immediate download with the pre-order of the upcoming No Center Line EP.  

 

 
‘Hold Me Fire’ is the center piece of the new EP, ‘No Center Line.’ The song was built from merging two demos, the main chorus at the beginning and end of the song expands on a demo that D recorded a few years ago, while the middle section is built upon an ambient guitar piece by Jeremy. Like our previous release, ‘Interia,’ which was about an android, ‘No Center Line’ is a concept record. ‘Hold Me Fire’ was key in establishing the identity of the main character, a witch, crossing back and forth between life and death, seeking revenge.
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08.16.18

NEW SINGLE

The Gods Have Become Disease

The new track is now streaming on CVLT Nation and available from Bandcamp as an immediate download with the pre-order of the upcoming No Center Line EP.  

 

 
Simply put, “The Gods Have Become Disease” is beautifully sad. D’s harmonious, dreamy vocals ring out over shoegazey atmospheric electronica. Eventually D’s vocals fade out and the song ends on a much more ominous and experimental note. It’s as though We Are Parasols is taking you through this dream planet they’ve created. This is industrialgaze at its most pure.
— CVLT Nation
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05.29.2018

LOVE AND ROCKETS TRIBUTE

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We Are Parasols have contributed our version of the Love and Rockets song, "Saudade" to the new tribute compilation released by The Blog That Celebrates Itself.

 
 
Formed in 1985 by former Bauhaus members Daniel Ash (vocals, guitar and saxophone), David J (bass guitar and vocals) and Kevin Haskins (drums and synthesisers)......hmmmm well, you already know the whole story, right? So the only thing I’d like to say is, who doesn´t like Love & Rockets, isn´t a good person .

This project is dedicated to all the bands that make this a delicious and tasty tribute, and of course, special project dedicated to Mr.Ash, Mr. J. and Mr. Haskins.

With love and respect,

Renato Malizia
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