Seaway’s new music video is a ‘Large Vibe.’ The rockers simply launched their new album, they usually inform HL EXCLUSIVELY how a ‘blissful accident’ led to the creation of this ‘Bowie’-inspired video, ‘Mrs. David’
If there’s one music that could be a theme of 2020, it’s “Below Stress,” the enduring collab between David Bowie and Queen. An in depth second could be “Mrs. David,” the brand new music and video from Seaway. Launched on Oct. 16, the identical day the Toronto rockers – Ryan Locke, Andrew Eichinger, Adam Shoji, and Ken Taylor — have launched their Large Vibe album, “Mrs. David” is a component 80s love letter (the Magnum, P.I./Tom Selleck mustache sport is on level), and one half religious successor to Simon & Garfunkel’s “Mrs. Robinson” (with a splash of Fountains of Wayne’s “Stacey’s Mother.”) It’s an ideal capsule of Seaway’s energetic and infectious model of rock, and it almost didn’t make it onto the group’s new album.
” ’Mrs. David’ is a particular music for us as a result of it was written after the report [Big Vibe] was completed,” Seaway’s Ryan Locke shares with HollywoodLife. “The lockdown pushed our authentic launch date again, so we had been in a position to return into the studio so as to add the music to the report. In my view, the album isn’t full with out this music, so it was a contented accident that the discharge was pushed, and we had been in a position so as to add this music.” A silver lining, if there ever was one.
For the visible for the surprising coronary heart of the album, Seaway appeared in direction of the previous for affect. “The video for ‘Mrs. David’ takes place in a fictional world we conjured up with Yeah Movies. We wished it to look darkish and seedy nearly like our personal model of Gotham Metropolis,” mentioned Ryan, who additionally clued HL in to the “Below Stress” reference to “Mrs. David” The video pulls “heavy affect from David Bowie and Freddie Mercury,” he says, “to nail the 70’s/80’s affect of the video.”
Nailed it, the band did. With eleven tracks – together with the title monitor, which is 100% fortified with enjoyable – Seaway brings an album that not solely will energize you from begin to cease nevertheless it additionally presents Seaway at its fullest. “It’s most likely a cliché to say this,” guitarist Andrew Eichinger mentioned in a press release, “however I believe that is the report we’ve all the time wished to make. As a result of earlier than, we all the time had at the back of our minds a considered what individuals wished to listen to. This time, we simply thought we’d write a bunch of songs and see how they got here out. Truthfully, we simply did regardless of the hell we wished.”
Fashioned in Oakville, Ontario, in 2011, Seaway has been thrilling audiences with their signature model of melodic rock/pop-punk ever since. Large Vibe is the band’s third LP on Pure Noise report, the primary full-length of authentic music since 2017’s Trip.
Large Vibe is out now.