Who are the Villains?
The New American Villains are a rock music collective anchored by Brian Wachhorst, Evan Krasts, and Rick Escobar. They can appear as a duo or up to a five piece band.

What kind of music do they play?
The Villains play great classic and modern rock songs with a twist. Guitar. Lap steel. Mandolin. Stylophone? Banjo? Yes. Add thoughtful originals and you've got a great evening of music. A sample song list is below.

Sample Song List

1979 - Smashing Pumpkins
Across the Universe - The Beatles
America - Simon & Garfunkel
Babylon - David Gray
Behind Blue Eyes - The Who
Chinese Translation - M. Ward
Cinnamon Girl - Neil Young
Dead Flowers - The Rolling Stones
Everlong - Foo Fighters
Friend of the Devil - The Grateful Dead
Ghost in You - The Psychedelic Furs
Going to California - Led Zeppelin
Harvest Moon - Neil Young
Heart of Gold - Neil Young
High and Dry - Radiohead
Just Like Heaven - The Cure
Life on a Chain - Pete Yorn
Listen to Her Heart - Tom Petty
Loving Cup - The Rolling Stones
Mary Jane's Last Dance - Tom Petty
Moonshiner - Bob Dylan
My Sweet Annette - Drive By Truckers
No Expectations - The Rolling Stones
Old Man - Neil Young
One - U2
Pill in Ibiza - Mike Posner
Pink Triangle - Weezer
Someday - The Strokes
Space Oddity - David Bowie
Strange Condition - Pete Yorn
Substitute - The Who
That’s The Way - Led Zeppelin
The Joker - Steve Miller Band
Trouble - Ray LaMontagne
When You Were Young - Killers
Wonderwall - Oasis
You Can’t Always Get What You Want - The Rolling Stones