The Ladybug Transistor

Here Comes The Rain EP
VÖ: 02.02.2007
Label: Green Ufos
Vertrieb: Hausmusik

THE LADYBUG TRANSISTOR are busy working in the studio on their next full length record which is due in early 2007. In the meantime the band have completed a new EP, Here Comes The Rain for the GREEEN UFOS label.

Released on November 1st, it features four covers of songs originally performed by Grin, Trader Horne, John Cale, and Kevin Ayers. These are the first recordings with the band’s recently enhanced lineup that includes Ben Crum and Kyle Forester (of Great Lakes). The Ladybugs are joined by several special guests throughout, with contributions from: Alicia Vanden Heuvel (Aislers Set) Gus Franklin, Isobel Knowles, Keli Sutherland (Architecture in Helsinki), Jens Lekman, Kevin Barker (Currituck Co) and Paul Niehaus (Calexico, Lambchop).

Here Comes the Rain
Girl on a Swing
Empty Bottles
Everybody’s Missing The Sun

Gary Olson – singing, trumpet,
Ben Crum – guitar
San Fadyl – drums
Kyle Forester – organ, piano
Julia Rydholm – bass

Alicia Vanden Huevel – singing on Here comes the Rain
Kevin Barker – guitar on Girl on a Swing
Isobel Knowles, Gus Franklin and Kellie Sutherland – horns and singing on Everybody’s Missing the Sun
Paul Niehaus – pedal steel on Girl on a Swing
Jens Lekman – additional singing on Here Comes the Rain


1997 Beverly Atonale. (Merge Records / USA)
1999 The Albermale Sound (Merge Records / USA)
2001 Argyle Heir (Merge Records / USA – Pointy Records / UK & Europe)
2003 The Ladybug Transistor (Merge Records / USA – Track & Field Organisation / UK & Europe)

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Denise Mayer, Schieferstr. 16, 65388 Bärstadt, 0174/1774147, denise@melodycat, www,

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