The Sea & Cake
with delicate, intertwining guitar patterns, syncopated rhythms, and airy melodies, these indie savants conjure music both light enough that it feels as though it is slipping through your fingers, yet so bewitching that you’ll want to listen to it forever.
For over two decades and 11 albums, The Sea And Cake have honed a sound all their own, here delivering a refreshingly intimate collection of elegantly arranged, singular pop songs. Masters of subtlety, their compositions have continually evolved - through minute alterations in texture, unusual approaches to lyrics, and creative production choices. These are songs that speak to the searcher in all of us. riyl tortoise, do make say think, durutti column, pinback, and pavement. “The Sea and Cake occupy an indie rock niche all their own.” - Pitchfork