It feels like a great time to have more than a passing interesting in shoegazing, with a seemingly never-ending wave of new bands taking the old ‘gazer template and tweaking it with their own styles. Seasurfer’s approach - something their label refers to as “dreampunk” - sees them somehow creating confrontational dream pop, and sumptuous waves of reverb with added angst. The result mostly sounds like shoegazing, but feels more substantial.
You can check out the official video for the album version of Stay below. A single release is also available, featuring two new versions of the track:
Dive In is out now, on Saint Marie Records - https://saintmarierecords.limitedrun.com/products/528773-seasurfer-dive-in