Our History in Pictures
19?? - Mike Fitzpatrick , Dave Panchot, Ed Abbot and James Rice form The LTD's in Westwood, Kentucky
1967 - In the Summer of 1967 James Rice exits and Gary Kesling joins the newly formed Sound Wave.
1969 - The Sound Wave evolves into Lather (you need all the Lather you can get) and is joined briefly by Matt Holman on Bass
1971 - Gary Graduates from Ashland's Paul Blazer High School and the band continues as Lather with Mark Cantrell on Bass
1972 - Steve Hoffman replaces Mark on Bass following a show at Riverside Pool in Chesapeake, Ohio
1974 - Lather changes it's name to Menlo Park and Ed Fields has joined the band as 2nd Guitar player and Singer/Songwriter
1976 - Menlo Park has now begun pursuing recording of several originals and over the next few years releases Wrong Side of A Gun, and several other original tunes.
1982 - Gary briefly leaves the band during personal trials and Mike and Ed try their hand at Music in Florida.
1983 - Mike and Gary unite in a new band called Rumors.
1984 - The Return is formed with Mike, , Perry Stevens and Gary Kesling
More info to come