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Green Man Festival at Glanusk Park
Green Man Festival

Glanusk Park, Glanusk

Thursday 14th August

The friendliest festival on the planet returns for 2014

Green Man Festival at Glanusk Park
Green Man Festival

Glanusk Park, Glanusk

Friday 15th August

The friendliest festival on the planet returns for 2014

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Lanterns on the Lake Biography

Lanterns On The Lake are a sextet from Newcastle, UK formed in 2008. The members are connected in different ways; Hazel (vocals, guitar) & Paul Gregory (guitars, electronics) used to be in a band with Ol Ketteringham (drums, piano); Sarah Kemp (violin) and Hazel are old schoolmates; while Adam Sykes (vocals, guitar) and Brendan Sykes (bass) are brothers.

The band released two EPs, 'The Starlight EP' (2009) and 'Misfortunes & Minor Victories' (2010). Budgets being tiny for the EPs, the band borrowed an eight-track recorder and captured every intimate breath and soaring crescendo in their own homes and at an isolated house in Northumberland. Handmade sleeves for both EPs reinforced the self-sufficient approach.

Their début album 'Gracious Tide, Take Me Home' was released on 19 September 2011 through Bella Union . The album was produced by Paul, as he did the band’s first two EPs. Relishing their independence, the band eschewed a recording studio for the album, though the loud bits were done in a basement of a shop in Newcastle.

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