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Great Lake Swimmers
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Great Lake Swimmers in 2010
Background information
Origin Wainfleet, Ontario
Toronto, Ontario
Genres Folk rock, Indie
Years active 2003–present
Labels (weewerk), Nettwerk
Associated acts Siskiyou, Barzin, Audiotransparent, Julie Fader, The Roaring Girl Cabaret
Members Tony Dekker
Erik Arnesen
Greg Millson
Miranda Mulholland
Bret Higgins
Past members Darcy Yates
Julie Fader
Colin Huebert
Mike Overton
Sandro Perri

Great Lake Swimmers is a Canadian folk rock and Indie band originally from Wainfleet, Ontario and now based in Toronto, Ontario. They released their self-titled debut album on January 28, 2003 and it was re-released on April 5, 2005. Great Lake Swimmers has five members in the band; the current band members are Tony Dekker, Erik Arnesen, Greg Millson, Miranda Mulholland and Bret Higgins. The band was named Favourite Folk/Roots Artist/Group in 2010 by the Canadian Indie Awards.



  • Great Lake Swimmers (2003)
  • Bodies and Minds (2005)
  • Ongiara (2007)
  • Lost Channels (2009)
  • New Wild Everywhere (2012)


  • Hands in Dirty Ground (2006)
  • Live at the Church of the Redeemer (2007)
  • The Legion Sessions (2009)

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