Rock the Garden 2012

Rock the Garden 2012
Rock the Garden is on June 16th, 2012 at the Walker Art Center/Minneapolis Sculpture Garden. (Alex DeArmond)
Play/Pause
Listen:
Rock the Garden 2012 Part 1
Download MP3
| 01:01:53
  • Rock the Garden 2012 Part 1 01:01:53
  • Rock the Garden 2012 Part 2 01:06:18

Howler, tUnE-yArDs, Doomtree, Trampled by Turtles and The Hold Steady all brought incredible performances to this year's Rock the Garden, and Minnesota Public Radio and Walker Art Center members brought the party. Relive this great event with a two-hour recap of Rock the Garden's highlights below, hosted by Mark Wheat.

Videos

MN Original, tpt's Minnesota arts program shot terrific video from Rock the Garden. Check out videos from all five performances below.

The Hold Steady: Southtown Girls



Trampled by Turtles: Walt Whitman



Doomtree: Bangarang



tUnE-yArDs: Gangsta



Howler: Pythagorean Fearem

25 Photos

  • RTG 2012
    Dessa performs with Doomtree at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Doomtree perform at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    The crowd at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Dessa of Doomtree at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Sims of Doomtree at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    P.O.S performs with Doomtree at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Dave Simonett of Trampled by Turtles at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Trampled by Turtles perform at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    The Hold Steady perform at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    The Hold Steady perform at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    The Hold Steady perform at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Howler perform at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Jordan Gatesmith of Howler at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Merrill Garbus of tUnE-yArDs at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    The crowd at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Merrill Garbus of tUnE-yArDs at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Doomtree takes the stage Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Sims of Doomtree at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    The crowd at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Dessa of Doomtree performs at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Trampled by Turtles perform at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Erik Berry of Trampled by Turtles at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Spectators at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    Craig Finn of the Hold Steady greets the crowd at Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)
  • RTG 2012
    The sun sets on Rock the Garden 2012. (MPR / Nate Ryan)