International: We, the Oceanographers

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We, the Oceanographers are another Irish act that have reached our desks here in Canada that we need to share.  When minimalist becomes enchanting and wondrous you know some mastery is at work and We, the Oceanographers have indeed mastered the deep efficiency of its sound and its soul. At one point you think there is a vintage 808 ticking in the background and the next you feel like you’re sleeping in a glass tube reverberating over an old Gibson mahogany neck. All this coupled with attractively reticent vocal hooks makes for some really splendid chill-out listening.  We encourage you to listen too. Continue reading