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Q&A: Gardens & Villa On Their Black Mirror-Inspired Music For Dogs And Frogtown Warehouse Cult

Gardens & Villa's new album, Music For Dogs, rarely sounds like it could've been made in California. It's the kind of album that, though it…
Ryan Leas | July 29, 2015 - 10:02 am

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

As the holidays draw nearer, the quote-unquote music industry grinds to a halt, meaning fewer and fewer new songs from artists who are bound by…
Stereogum | November 22, 2013 - 1:28 pm

Straight To Video

The 8 Best Videos Of The Week

This week we've got new videos from Hooray For Earth, Broken Social Scene, Tyler, The Creator, and White Lies. I included the Calling All Cars…
jessica | June 10, 2011 - 5:41 pm

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Richard Swift Tribute 7″ Series The Fug Yep Soundation Features James Mercer, Dan Auerbach, & More

Indie-rock singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer Richard Swift passed away this summer at the far-too-young age of 41. Swift had battled with alcoholism for years, and…
Peter Helman | November 8, 2018 - 5:35 pm

Gardens & Villa – “Everybody” Video

Two weeks ago, Gardens & Villa released their third record, Music For Dogs, and today they've shared a new video for "Everybody." Most of it…
James Rettig | August 31, 2015 - 11:57 am

Stream Gardens & Villa Music For Dogs

Last month, we spoke to Gardens & Villa about their third record, Music For Dogs, as they lean away from their previous dance-pop Dunes for…
Lisa Brown | August 13, 2015 - 2:43 pm

Gardens & Villa – “Fixations” Video (Feat. Foxygen’s Sam France)

Santa Barbara synth-pop duo Gardens & Villa will drop their forthcoming record, Music For Dogs, late this summer, and we already heard the first single,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 8, 2015 - 2:26 pm

Gardens & Villa – “Fixations”

Gardens & Villa are a California synth-pop duo (formerly trio) made up of Chris Lynch and Adam Rasmussen, who split with their drummer Levi Hayden…
Caitlin White | June 9, 2015 - 11:40 am

Gardens & Villa – “Love Affair” (Stereogum Premiere)

Gardens & Villa are following up this year's great Dunes with a big fall tour and an EP of "musical sketches" recorded with with a…
Chris DeVille | September 11, 2014 - 10:08 am

Gardens And Villa – “Colony Glen (Mark McGuire’s Road Chief Remix)”

Gardens & Villa and Mark McGuire are responsible for two of the year's more impressive albums (Dunes and Along The Way, respectively), and now they've…
Michael Nelson | April 9, 2014 - 11:26 am

Gardens & Villa – “Colony Glen” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

In the same vein as their recent video for "Bullet Train," Gardens & Villa's "Colony Glen" has become the soundtrack for an extremely colorful and…
Miles Bowe | February 26, 2014 - 10:27 am

Gardens & Villa – “Bullet Train” Video

Dunes was Gardens & Villa's coming out as analog fetishists, and nothing celebrated that more than "Bullet Train." Its new Tony Katai-directed video embraces that…
Miles Bowe | February 10, 2014 - 12:58 pm

Stream Gardens & Villa Dunes

Gardens & Villa have been playing for a few years, but they've come into their own on the new album, Dunes, in a huge way.
Miles Bowe | January 27, 2014 - 4:38 pm

Gardens & Villa – “Colony Glen” (Stereogum Premiere)

When Gardens & Villa released the first single from the Tim Goldsworthy-produced Dunes, "Bullet Train," we liked it so much we made it the #1
Chris DeVille | January 16, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Gardens & Villa – “Bullet Train” (Stereogum Premiere)

Despite being a California band, Gardens & Villa spent the past winter in the frozen Midwest recording their new album, the appropriately named Dunes. Their…
Miles Bowe | November 20, 2013 - 10:42 am