HOLIDAY was a Punk/Funk Band performing in Sydney in 1987 and 1988. The first incarnation, DUCK and COVER, was formed by Wilde and Vance, who met while studying at Sydney University. They were joined by Alan Gibbons on Rhythm Guitar, Paul Clarke on Drums and Judith Owen on Bass, performing a run of Live shows at the Harold Park Hotel. Over the next few years they went through a number of line up and name changes before re-emerging on the Sydney Live scene as HOLIDAY in 1987.
Showing Great Promise the Band quickly gained a following, regularly performing at Venues like The Kardomah and Piccadilly(Site) in Kings Cross and other inner city mainstays the Hopetoun Hotel in Surry Hills and the Sandringham in Newtown.