The Holiday Crowd new single and Video. NYC Popfest and three free TO shows.

TORONTO, ON April 3, 2012- Scarborough’s indie-pop darlings The Holiday Crowd are pleased to release a new single and video for the song “While She Waits”. The video features a new acoustic arrangement filmed by Street Folk Sessions on a crisp sunny afternoon in Toronto’s historic Allan Gardens Park.

Download “While She Waits” here:

Next month The Holiday Crowd have been invited to play NYC Popfest with influential indie-pop bands Comet GainThe Pooh SticksLadybug Transistor as well as their US label-mates at Shelflife, Burning Hearts. The band play Sunday May 20th at Littlefield in Brooklyn. Before heading to New York, they will treat Toronto to three FREE shows in April: an intimate acoustic show at new Toronto monthly, Up The Junction with DJ Permboy, a headline show at The Garrison and to celebrate Record Store Day, a set at Toronto’s largest independent music store, Sonic Boom in the Annex.

Tour Dates
April 8 – Toronto, ON – Up The Junction @ Margret Bar (2952 Dundas St W)
April 12 – Toronto, ON – The Garrison (w/ Autumn Stones)
April 21 – Toronto, ON – Record Store Day @ Sonic Boom (Annex location)
May 20 – Brooklyn, NY – NYC Popfest @ Littlefield

Praise for Over The Bluffs

“It’s quite brilliant.” - Alan Cross - Journal on Music Things

Over The Bluffs is perfect and so essential you should sacrifice eating so you can buy it!” -The Pop! Stereo

“Genuinely admirable and seriously good guitar pop” - Scatterbrain

“Frontman Imran Haniff has an excellent voice, Colin Bowers knows how to make his riffs ring out, and the way they weave those two things together is pretty impressive.” - i(heart)music