Jay Reatard and Exploding Hearts Collaborator King Louie Returns with Missing Monuments

King Louie Bankston is a New Orleans garage rock & power pop legend. Credits include co-writer and member of the Exploding Hearts, part time drummer for the late great Reatards, numerous releases on the famed Goner Records, just to name a few.
His newest project King Louie's Missing Monuments and their new album Painted White, filled with jangly hooks, coarse melodies, ballads and rock n roll jams is a record not to be ignored. Listen and share the new single "The Girl of the Nite."


On tour this summer w/ Paul Collins (The Beats, The Nerves)
7/13 Mobile, AL @ Music Box
7/14 New Orleans, LA @ Siberia
7/15 Jackson, MI @ Ole Town
7/16 Memphis, TN @ Hi-Tone
7/18 Chattanooga, TN @ JJ's Bohemia
7/19 Atlanta, GA @ The Earl