Moon Taxi is an American indie-progressive rock band based in Nashville, Tennessee. The band was founded in 2006 by Trevor Terndrup (vocals, guitar), Tommy Putnam (bass), Spencer Thomson (guitar, programming), Tyler Ritter (drums), and Wes Bailey (keys) while attending Belmont University.
On October 2, 2015, Moon Taxi released its fourth studio effort, Daybreaker, on the band’s label, 12th South Records via BMG. The album features 11 unreleased tracks recorded at Blackbird Studios in Nashville, and was produced by Grammy-winner, Jacquire King.
Moon Taxi appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman, Conan (talk show), and most recently Late Night with Seth Myers.
The band is included on the Coachella, Hangout, Forecastle, Beale Street Music Festival and Firefly music festivals in 2016.