2Lauren “Ashley” Eriksson is a Swedish-American vocalist, composer, and animator residing in Langley, WA. She is most well-known for her ending credits theme "Island Song" in the cartoon, Adventure Time, as well as being a lead singer in the band, LAKE.
LAKE is in the final stages of a new album. It will be their second album with the German label, Tapete.
For the last couple years Ashley has been animating for Drew Christie at the Kalakala Co. Animation Studio. She is currently working on an animation with her father, Erik Eriksson, called Jamska, about the dialect spoken where he grew up in northern Sweden.
2017 Germany tour with LAKE
2016 US tour with Karl Blau and LAKE, Summer Westcoast LAKE tour
2015 Summer Wye Oak/LAKE Westcoast, LAKE Japan tour
2014 LAKE Spring Pacific Northwest tour
2013 Mount Eerie Westcoast & Europe, US Westcoast LAKE tour with R. Stevie Moore, US LAKE tour, Solo US mini-tour
2012 US Solo Westcoast tour with Chris Cohen, LAKE Japan tour
2011 Spring US tour with LAKE and Ages and Ages, Westcoast tour with LAKE and Motorbikes
2010 Spring Tour LAKE and Hive Dwellers, Winter LAKE Europe tour
2009 Fall US tour with LAKE and Karl Blau
2008 LAKE Spring/Summer 2008 US/EU/UK tour with Half-handed Cloud. Fall 2008 US LAKE tour with Desolation Wilderness.
2007 Spring US tour with LAKE and Laura Veirs, Fall West Coast tour with Half-handed Cloud
2006 US tour with LAKE and Adrian Orange and Her Band
2017 Vocal arrangements for Keisuke Tominaga for Häagen-Daaz commercial
2017 Original scoring and sound-design with Elijah Moore for local TV mini-series, Captain Callie
2016 Original music for play, The Pillowman, by Martin Donagh, directed by Katie Woodzick
2015 Original music co-written with Elijah Moore for Missing People, documentary
2014 Lyrics/vocals for Kenichiro Nishihara for "Magazine"
2017 for LAKE, Forever or Never, AllMusic
2017 Podcast Interview, Olympia PopRocks
2014 “LAKE On Longevity, Staying Busy, And The Two New Albums They’re Putting Out This Year“, Stereogum
2013 LAKE Live interview/performance at KEXP
2013 Rookie Magazine, for solo album, Colours
2013 Spin Magazine, for solo piano series
2012-2017 Various articles, Tiny Mix Tapes
2018 ASCAP Screen Music Awards, Composer for Top Television Series, Adventure Time
2017 ASCAP Screen Music Awards, Composer for Top Television Series, Adventure Time
2014 Hedgebrook Women Songwriters Residency
2018 Current Member, ASCAP
2018 Current Member, Alliance for Women Film Composers