A couple weeks ago Gardens & Villa announced that their second album, Dunes, will be released February 4 on Secretly Canadian. Today we are excited to announce 2014 North American Tour Dates starting in the band’s home state of California in Santa Cruz in February moving onto the South and East Coast before finishing Los Angeles in March. See all the dates and pre-order links for the limited edition album and bundle after the jump.

The band also have shared a playlist of songs they were listening to while recording the new album which includes a tracks from Alice Coltrane, Aphex Twin, Wham, J Dilla, and more. Stream the mix on Spotify or Rdio.

Click read more to see 2014 tour dates and ticket links, listen to the lead single “Bullet Train”, and see pre-order links for new album, Dunes.

Photo by Neil Favila

Dunes is now available for pre-order from iTunes and SC Distribution. Act fast as a small amount of early pre-orders of the LP include a limited-edition colored magenta vinyl. The bundle edition includes a limited edition Gardens & Villa tote bag and all pre-orders are automatically entered to win a copy of Dunes on vinyl signed by the entire band.

Preview the new album by listening to the single “Bullet Train” on Soundcloud / Spotify / Rdio.


02/07/14 Santa Cruz, CAThe Catalyst
02/08/14 Santa Barbara, CASOhO
02/11/14 Phoenix, AZThe Crescent Ballroom
02/13/14 Dallas, TXThree Links
02/14/14 Austin, TXRed 7
02/15/14 Houston, TXFitzgerald’s: Downstairs
02/16/14 New Orleans, LAGasa Gasa
02/18/14 Atlanta, GAThe Earl
02/19/14 Carrboro, NCCat’s Cradle – Back Room
02/20/14 Washington, DCDC9
02/21/14 Philadelphia, PABoot & Saddle
02/22/14 Cambridge, MAMiddle East Club Upstairs
02/25/14 Brooklyn, NYMusic Hall of Williamsburg
02/26/14 Montreal, QCIl Motore
02/27/14 Toronto, ONThe Drake Hotel
02/28/14 Holland, MIHope College: Park Theater
03/01/14 Chicago, ILSchubas Tavern
03/02/14 Minneapolis, MN7th St. Entry
03/04/14 Denver, COLarimer Lounge
03/05/14 Salt Lake City, UTUrban Lounge
03/07/14 San Francisco, CAThe Independent
03/08/14 Los Angeles, CAEl Rey Theatre