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INDIAN SUMMER

Our own prog’ rock band, released one great album for RCA’s Neon label, at one point the band included Wez Price formerly of the Sorrows. At The Carnon Downs Festival in Truro on 21st August 1971. Indian Summer were sixth on the bill and an unheard of band called Queen were eighth !

 

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61Indian_Summer-009“Recording the album at Trident studios was a thrill but because it was really our first time doing a proper professional recording we probably let a lot of stuff pass which we should have taken more time over. I remember the “Time is Money” ethic being banded about by record company people, so we were under some pres- sure to get it done as soon as possible. I recall that we were recording at all times of the day and well into the night on some occasions”.

Paul Hooper

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