After finishing this track, Jenny and I were convinced we had something. I had ideas about how we could turn our new found sound into a live performance. Jenny had been GRINDING in Nelson on her singer/songwriter tip and had booked a daytime set at Shambhala’s Amphitheater stage. She reached out to the stage manager about bringing me on board and gave him our demo. He sent me a contract. Shit got real. Quick. We didn’t even have a name at the time.
I moved into a house in East Van with a spare bedroom and a walk in closet that I set up as a production studio. Jenny moved to the city from Nelson and found a place just a few blocks away. From June to the beginning of August we locked ourselves away in the studio producing Slow Dive, all while playing as many live shows as we could to ready ourselves for our festival debut. By August 4th, we were packing the Spaceboat (Gold Dodge Caravan) up for Shambhala with 100 physical copies of Slow Dive in tow… Amongst other things…