Pure Bathing Culture principals Sarah Versprille and Daniel Hindman talk about stripping back the layers of their band's shimmering, gossamer pop songs on this year's "Pray for Rain."
Located between Broadway's historic blues' venues and Soulard's brassy drinking establishments, the Old Rock House has hosted a bevy of EDM acts this year, along with its usual slate of rock, R&B and folk musicians.
The genre "dream pop" is frequently thrown around, but it perhaps applies to no one better than Pure Bathing Culture.
Glittering, drifting and even swinging in its own post-soft rock way, "Pendulum" by Pure Bathing Culture invites listeners to dive in.
The backdrop pinned onstage consisted of a nude Josh Tillman standing in a golden arch encapsulated by a rainbow, in space. And that is Father John Misty: Irreverent, free-spirited and probably, while not on stage, hanging out in his birthday suit.