Space Party are a garage/surf band formed in Canberra in 2006 by Alex, Kevin and Darren.
After releasing two fab CDs of (mostly) instrumental Surf music, “Invasion of the Surfer-Men” and “Future Surf”,
we added Nathan on vocals/rhythm guitar and keyboards, and "New Wave" was born.
released December 10, 2016
Recorded by Darren Atkinson at Tootle Room Studios and by Louis Montgomery at Infidel Studios (June-October 2016).
Mixed by Darren Atkinson at Tootle Room Studios.
Mastered by William Bowden at King Willy Sound
Space Party are:
Nathan Gubler - Lead vocals, backing vocals, rhythm guitar, keyboards, harmonica. Shared lead vocal on Night Stalkin'
Alex Plegt - Lead and rhythm guitar
Kevin Lauro - bass and backing vocals
Darren Atkinson - drums and percussion, lead vocals on Outerspace Girl and Little Honda, shared lead vocal on Night Stalkin', backing vocals, additional guitar on Outerspace Girl.
Catherine James and Luke McGrath - backing vocals on Agent Scully, Girls Are My Thing, Arms of the Sea
Tracks 1,3,4,6,11 written by Alex Plegt
Tracks 2 and 8 written by Darren Atkinson
Track 9 written by Nathan Gubler
Track 5 written by Brian Wilson / Mike Love
Track 7 written by Ron Gardner
Track 10 written by Hans Östlund / Nick Vahlberg / Joakim Tärnström / Ed Johnson
Front cover art by Dead Galaxy - www.facebook.com/DeadGalaxyArt/
Thanks to 2XX, Sue Williamson, Natalie Cartwright, Katrina Lauro and Thea Richardson