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Tuesday, December 27, 2005

Lake Holiday - Summer EP Series

Lake Holiday
Released on the My Mean Magpie internet label, from 2002, Send Off the Summer, and 2003, American Summer, come two of the three Summer EP's from the band Lake Holiday.

Send Off the Summer EP

.: Send Off the Summer
.: Shrewsbury Girl
.: Wonder What that Light is?
.: Daylight Faders

merican Summer EP

.: American Summer
.: Stereo Slave
.: Goodbye
.: Born on a Train (Magnetic Fields)
.: American Summer Version

As of 2005, the band currently consists of...

  • brad davis (vocals, guitar)
  • kate warren (keyboards, cello, vocals)
  • tim oakley (drums)
  • jordan armstrong (keyboards)
  • aaron booth (bass, vocals)

  • Lake Holiday has a myspace site, with updates and four tracks from their latest release, This Is How We Say Goodbye. (sample below)

    .: Press Record Then Play

    posted by Matt Hayhurst @ 3:57 PM


    1. At 3:24 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said…

      I love these songs! "Send Off The Summer" is such a bittersweet gem. It makes me wish I had someone to make a mix-tape for... or even a mixed cd!


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