Cold Weather is a chamber pop/dark folk band based in Pittsburgh, PA. The trio consists of multi-instrumentalist/vocalist Mark Ramsey, bassist Sarah Lacy, and drummer Alex Platz. The band’s first recording, Functional (4-song EP), was released in June, 2012. It was recorded with Jake Hanner in early 2012 and features cover art by acclaimed illustrator Jon Han. The band is working on a full-length album.
released June 26, 2012
Recorded at Play On Recording, Bakerstown, PA
Produced and Mixed by Cold Weather and Jake Hanner
Engineered & Mastered by Jake Hanner (www.jakehanner.com
Performances by Cold Weather:
Mark Ramsey: guitar, piano, organ, keyboard, bells, vocals
Sarah Lacy: bass, vocals
Additional performances by:
Jake Hanner: drums & percussion
Sarah Siplak: viola on “Functional”
All songs written by Mark Ramsey (Firecake Music, ASCAP)
Cover painting by Jon Han (www.jon-han.com
Album layout & design by Sarah Lacy
Functional EP is available locally at Sound Cat Records (Bloomfield), Desolation Row Records (Oakland) and Dave's Music Mine (South Side).