The Things of Youth

Hi All, Just a quick note to let you know The Things of Youth Volume 2 is in the works.  Me and the super talented singer/song writer Mark Torres are making great progress writing a bunch of new songs.  As soon as they are worthy we will share some demos.  We are also...

How we roll…

Happy New Year! Before we move another step into 2016 we would like to give a shout-out to the National Park Foundation and the National Parks Conservation Association.  Both recently received donations from us as part of our annual giving back program.   a percentage...

Hello London!

Just a quick update to let you know we’ve moved – sort of… For the foreseeable future Parks and Records will be an international indie label with operations in London and Oakland, California.  The best of both worlds. More to...

NEW Video from The Things of Youth – Matador

Watch now!  The latest video from The Things of Youth. It’s for the song “Matador”, filmed and directed by Matt Markiewicz, edited by Daniel Mckenzie, and featuring an award winning performance from Avi Ehrlich,...

Park Spotlight: Russ Park

We recently took a trip to Northern California.  Destination: Ferndale.  It’s a small town.  For a while I grew up there.  Daniel is from there as well.  The population never changes and familiar faces age with grace. Russ Park is a gem tucked away among the...

Video Premiere! “Canyon” by The Things of Youth

We are excited to share a new video from The Things of Youth. It’s for the song “Canyon”. This video was beautifully illustrated and animated by the one and only Lindsay Watson. And… here’s the “Eleveteen” video which also...

Out Now! The Things of Youth

Our 10th release is here! The Things of Youth – Volume One. Jon Fee’s new solo project with contributions from Cory Gray, Adam Cimino, Jake Krohn, and Daniel McKenzie. Available on vinyl LP (limited 200 pressing) and on all major digital platforms, iTunes,...

Give a little bit, give a little bit of your $$$ to…

It’s that time again. Time to give thanks and give back. Thanks – Thank you to our friends, fans, and families for coming to shows, buying stuff, and just being there for Parks and Records over the years. Give back – This year Parks and Records is...

Best of Show @ Bay Area Record Fair!

Thanks to all who visited our booth, made conversation, attempted to negotiate a hug, and most importantly bought some records. Special thanks to all at B.A.R.F. and all of the other labels and booth inhabitants – we were on the outside with the grease...