Summer Camp

Let's Get Real

Dec 17, 2013 Issue #48 - November/December 2013 - HAIM
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"We say 'like' a lot, can you maybe take out all our 'likes?'" asks Summer Camp vocalist Elizabeth Sankey minutes into the conversation. Next to her, husband and bandmate, multi-instrumentalist Jeremy Warmsley, wholeheartedly affirms the request.

Unafraid to discuss life's messier subjects, including laundry (currently decorating the couch in the couple's shared apartment) or periods (Sankey's came when she was 14, the same week she got her first kiss), it's a small, not unreasonable request to smooth over reality. The duo has been doing a lot of revealing lately, starting with Summer Camp's self-titled sophomore album.

The band's 2011-released debut album Welcome to Condale was a glossy exercise in 1980s disco pop, its lyrical narrative set in a fictional California town in the same decade. Tired of play-acting, for their sophomore album they ditched the alter egos, writing about their own experiences for the first time.

"On Condale, we used the concept as a wall to hide behind," says Warmsley. "So if anyone said they didn't like it, it wouldn't be us they didn't like. Now we have the confidence as songwriters to say, 'Actually, this is us, cards on the table. If you don't like it, sucks to be you, not sucks to be us.'"

Without thematic constraints, at first the duo found it difficult to find their direction.

Unable to jam together ("I don't play any instruments, so that would be kind of boring for me," notes Sankey), they took to mapping out the emotional flow of the album, sketching down thematic ideas in a notebook, from the twisted, atmospheric intro "The End" all the way through to the big-hearted closing ballad "Pink Summer." The lyrics, says Sankey, often came from an incredibly painful place. She notes that two songs in particular, "Two Chords" and "Keep Falling," both of which relate to the idea of failure, still make her cry. "The whole process was a bit of a roller coaster for me," she says. "It felt suddenly like there was something to lose. I was really worried about it not being good enough."

Death also plays a large role in the album, sharply contrasting the pair's upbeat aesthetic. 

"I think we have this reputation of being a breezy pop band," says Warmsley.        

"Everyone's like, 'It's so summery!'" adds Sankey, bewildered. "I'm like, 'That's a song about somebody with really awful issues. And that's about dying!' I think about dying to the point where I can be quite OCD with my loved ones."

It was difficult, say Sankey and Warmsley, to fully articulate their feelings about mortality in song. However, choosing the hypothetical time and place of their own deaths turns out to be a much easier exercise.

"When I was younger, I used to say that I wanted a really violent, extreme, memorable death," laughs Sankey. "'Whoa, she's gone. But did you see how she died?' Like a shark eating me alive in a fish tank in an aquarium while I was eating an ice cream or something."

"If I'm allowed to orchestrate and choose the exact moment of my death, I should choose my death in such a way that it will benefit loads of people," Warmsley muses. "I would like to die while curing cancer or something."

"Oh, you're so good," Sankey replies.

"Yeah," Warmsley retorts, smirking. "I'm just this really great guy!"



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سپتیک تانک
May 9th 2018
12:35am

سپتیک تانک سپتیک تانک می تواند با دیگر واحد تصفیه خانه فاضلاب در محل مانند سیستم های هوازی شامل هوادهی مصنوعی به کاربرده شود. سپتیک تانک مخزنی است که توسط حداقل یک دیواره به دو بخش نامساوی تقسیم شده است در بخش اول مواد و ذرات درشت ته نشین شده و در کف مخزن انباشته می شوند.

سپتیک تانک
May 9th 2018
12:38am

سپتیک تانکدرجه آلودگی فاضلابی که از انباره سپتیک بیرون می رود تقریبا معادل درجه آلودگی فاضلاب بیرون آمده از استخرهای ته نشینی نخستین می باشد . مواد ته نشین شده به صورت لجن درکف انباره جمع میشوند . بطوریکه انباره سپتیک حداکثر یک تا دوبار در سال نیاز به خالی کردن پیدا می کند .

مخزن پلی اتیلن
May 9th 2018
1:05am

مخزن پلی اتیلنمخزن پلی اتیلن به علت مقاومت مناسب در شرایط جوی مختلف و انعطاف پذیری از دوام بالایی برخوردار بوده و زمان کاریری مفید نسبتا طولانی دارند.خصوصا در مواردی که نیاز به مدفون نمودن تانک مورد نظر وجود دارد انعطاف پذیری پلی اتیلن مقاوت آن را در مقابل فشارها و نیروهای اعمالی بالا می برد.

پمپ آب خانگی
May 9th 2018
1:15am

پمپ آب خانگیآنچه از پمپ های آب خانگی انتظار می رود سیال را از نقطه ای به نقطه دیگر انتقال دهد در این رابطه مابین فشار و دبی پمپ رابطه معکوس وجود دارد. بدین مفهوم که ؛ پمپ هایی که دبی زیادی را انتقال می دهند فشار کمتری تولید می کنند و برعکس آن نیز صدق می کند.

لوله کاروگیت
May 9th 2018
9:05pm

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سپتیک تانک فاضلاب
November 7th 2018
3:06am

tx alot

قیمت سپتیک تانک
November 7th 2018
3:08am

good interview
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چربی گیر
November 7th 2018
3:09am

best regards :)