Formed in the summer of 2011 as a backing band for singer Josh Cournoyer's appearance at the WBRU Summer Concert Series, Northern Lands has since evolved into a full fledged rock and roll collaborative with Aaron Jaehnig (bass), Peter Hayden (lead guitar), and Joshua Wallace (drums) rounding out the lineup. In the past year they've played shows at New York's Bowery Electric, TT The Bear's Place,The Middle East in Cambridge, Lupo's Heartbreak Hotel sharing the stage with acts such as Kevin Devine and The Goddamn Band, Chris Conley (Saves The Day), I Am The Avalanche, Turf War, and Joe Fletcher & The Wrong Reasons. Northern Lands are about to release their debut album, He Took A Dive on 75ORLESS Records. Recorded at the Parlour in Pawtucket (a studio that Sub Pop's Six Finger Satellite built in the 90's) with producer Dan Sawyer (B. Dolan, Prayers For Atheists, Ask The Dead) and mastered by Keith Souza and Seth Manchester at Machines with Magnets (Brown Bird, Fang Island) . Joining the band for guest spots on the album is Roz Raskin (The Ricecakes). Northern Lands also recently teamed up with Revival Brewing to launch their own craft lager, Northern Lands Lager which will be available regionally June 1st to coincide with the launch of He Took A Dive.