Garden City Movement is a Tel Avivian-based electronic music project, their new single is “She’s So Untouchable.” Signed with BLDG5 records, Garden City Movement first made waves last fall with the release of their debut EP Entertainment, which garnered early press champions as numerous Hype Machine influential blogs, Pitchfork, Clash, The FADER, Stereogum and FACT which featured the band in a short documentary about “The rising stars of Tel Aviv.”
With videos reaching 1M hits and screenings at the LA film festival, GCM scored support slots for acts such as Alt-J, Cults, SOHN & Rufus and their debut appearance on Boiler Room. The trio intensively toured Europe and was on festival bills such as Primavera, Pukkelpop, Glastonbury & Fusion festival.
Bengali Cinema, the second EP, continued Entertainment‘s media praise. They dominated Hype Machine’s top 3 for three days straight with “Terracotta,” and were named by many as a “band to watch.” Radio stations such as BBC6, KEXP & Sirius XM(to name a few) picked up tracks from both EP’s as well as reaching #21 on CMJ’s RPM chart.
In April, the band has teamed up with The Vinyl Factory and released Modern West, Garden City Movement’s 3rd and final EP in the trilogy. The Vinyl Factory encompasses a record label that worked before with artists such as xx, Massive Attack and Roisin Murphy.
What the press has been saying about Garden City Movement:
“Sharp notes ring out, falling like suspended water droplets that form a babbling brook, all that remains as the final coda crumbles…” – Pitchfork
“Song’s gorgeous; their vocal-pitching’s without peer…” – The FADER
“A very, very pretty piece of work.” – Stereogum
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