(Duplicated CD, Extended Play)
It Was the Best of Times is a five-piece band whose members all live in the several small, rural towns that make up Rhode Island. In may of 2008 It Was the Best of Times released their debut e.p. \'Hot Blood\' which was produced by Michael Poorman. The band has played with such national acts as Meg & Dia, Rise Against, Waking Ashland, The Pink Spiders, Sherwood, Luke Bryant, This Day and Age, Murder by Death, Via Audio, Criteria, New Atlantic, The Higher, The Forecast, and many more.