…with the 2010 edition of Dayton Music Fest less than a week away, we’re getting really excited around these parts to see how this year’s edition goes down. This year the DMF features a day-long schedule, new venues, and lots of new bands participating. We’re continuing to preview some of the bands you’ll see at this year’s edition and today we have for you Hospital Garden and Okay Lindon…
BAND NAME: Hospital Garden
HOME BASE (city): Chicago
FORMED (year): 2008
STYLE OF MUSIC: Rock
MEMBERS (names and instruments played): Ian Spencer (drums), Sarah Carey
(bass, vocals), Lucas Hollow (guitar, vocals)
SHARED INTERESTS OF BAND MEMBERS: drinking dad’s root beer, making up fake
80’s metal songs.
DISCOGRAPHY (release title and year): *Hospital Garden* EP (2008), *Hospital
Garden *LP (2010)
SONG THAT BEST REPRESENTS YOUR BAND (and why): Right now, I’d say it’s
“Look Alive!” because it shows the band is able to be loud and noisy, while
keeping its hooks and melodies intact.
NUMBER OF DMF APPEARANCES (and years): This is our 3rd DMF (08, 09, 10)
LATEST NEWS (what’s up?): Lucas just got married!
PLANS FOR 2011: Release our 2nd album
WEB SITE: myspace.com/hospital garden,
and, yes, we are on facebook.
MP3: Hospital Garden “Look Alive!”
Download audio file (Look_Alive.mp3)
BAND NAME: Okay Lindon
HOME BASE: Middletown, OH
STYLE OF MUSIC: Pop
MEMBERS:Jordan Elam- drums Dustin Smith- guitar, vocals Charles Smith- guitar Eric Miller- guitar David Thomas- bass
SHARED INTERESTS OF BAND MEMBERS: pop music of all eras, 90s alt rock, punk music, good food of all sorts, funny stuff, going out, staying at home.
DISCOGRAPHY:Rotating Dates- 2010; Everything In Moderation- 2009; some old EPs and demos that you will never hear.
SONG THAT BEST REPRESENTS YOUR BAND: Table Talk- this is probably our strongest single and most successfully executed song from the new album.
NUMBER OF DMF APPEARANCES : this will be our first
LATEST NEWS : released newest full length, Rotating Dates, on August 17th 2010
PLANS FOR 2011: work jobs, hang out, make music
WEB SITE: www.arcadesoundltd.comwww.myspace.com/okaylindonhttp://www.facebook.com/pages/Okay-Lindon/187506547822?ref=ts (not sure if that link works or not- but we’re on facebook- look us up)
MP3: Okay Lindon “Table Talk”
Download audio file (Table_Talk.mp3)