Seabass, Deep Sea Diver, and Seaside – Song Features
Our list of blogworthy songs included three
by bands that include the syllable “sea” in their band name. All three feature skillful
guitar. It seemed wise to combine them in a single post.
Seabass identifies itself as a London-based
Surfgaze band. Quoting their bio: In your face, rhythmic surf/shoegaze with at
once raucous and jangly post-punk guitars and serene vocal harmonies
interspersed by jagged spoken word. Based in North London, Seabass' members met
at university in 2017, starting off as a cover band before writing together and
hopping on the London gig circuit in 2018 playing their first gig at The George
Tavern in East London.
Deep Sea Diver is Jessica Dobson, Peter
Mansen, Garrett Gue, and Elliot Jackson in Seattle, Washington. The band recently
released the single “Impossible Weight,” which includes the voice of Sharon Van
Etten. We recommend that single, but favor “Lights Out" because it is more
According to their Facebook bio, Seaside is
an emerging Indie band from the sparkling waters of beautiful Byron Bay,
Australia, with a sultry dream-pop sound. The members are Darcy Dexter (vocals),
Chris Mellross (drums), Tom Ketelaars (bass), and Josh O’Neill Hammer (guitar).
Josh is called Froggy.