Gardens & Villa

Spirit of '68 presents

Gardens & Villa

Moon King

Wed, September 26, 2012

Doors: 8:30 pm / Show: 9:30 pm

The Bishop

Bloomington, IN

$8.00 - $10.00

This event is 18 and over

Every order receives a download code for a free digital copy of Garden's & Villa's debut album courtesy of Secretly Canadian.

Gardens & Villa
Gardens & Villa
Gardens & Villa is the project of five college friends from Santa Barbara, formed following the collapse of a noisier post-punk band and a hitch-hiking journey up the west coast. Members Chris Lynch, Adam Rasmussen, Levi Hayden, Shane McKillop began playing in earnest as Gardens & Villa in 2008. The name is pulled from the location of their house on Villa Street, and the property's lovely garden to which they tend. The music they make is very much connected to coastal city they call home -- the stoney bike rides, dance parties, a scene free of judgment. For two weeks in the summer of 2010, the band camped behind visionary and now-labelmate Richard Swift's Oregon studio. No shower, no kitchen, but all the magic you could ask for. After taking a band oath to always play all parts live -- a la Talking Heads' Stop Making Sense -- the band added member Dusty Ineman to supremely execute the live incarnation of the band.
Moon King
Moon King
Toronto's Moon King, Daniel 'Moon King' and Maddy Wilde, cut their teeth touring internationally in the late 2000's with the manic art-punk quartet Spiral Beach. After a brief hiatus, the dream-punk duo has returned… armed with supercharged guitars and electronics under tremendous vocal hooks and harmonies.
Venue Information:
The Bishop
123 S. Walnut St
Bloomington, IN, 47401
http://www.thebishopbar.com/