Village Idiot

Village Idiot


Village Idiot is a rock band that creates original music influenced by classic rock bands that include Van Halen, Nirvana and Jimi Hendrix. They have played at venues and festivals throughout Wisconsin and Illinois and have won numerous band battles. They are entertaining, and energetic


Through original high energy songs, and appealing ballads, Village Idiot is returning the sound of classic rock to the masses. Village idiot is a group of High School aged musicians - Influence heavily by Van Halen, Nirvana, Jimi Hendrix, and other classic artists - as well as more recent music such as Nickelback and Seether. Village Idiot rocks venues with impressive sounding mature vocals, and guitar leads that melt your face off! They have been converting non-belivers into huge Village Idiot fans that floods their website, wanting more!


Village Idiot's Self-titled CD is available on CDBaby and Itunes. Tracks are played regularly on WORT and WJJO in Madison, WI

Set List

Set list includes mostly originals with a couple of covers for upwards of 2 hours of play.

The Hope Is Gone
Midnight Rage of the Morning Heat
Smells Like Teen Spirit
Simple Life
When She Smiles
Holy Diver
Dani California
Deep Water
Purple Haze
Lips of an Angel
Territorial Pissings
(Guitar Solo)
Can’t Resist
When I Don’t Get My Way
All Along the Watchtower
I’m Sorry
Let it Burn
Wild Thing
School’s Out
Stairway to Heaven
Endless, Nameless