British Sea Power

QRO turns its floodlight out to sea to peer across the waves at Her Majesty’s British Sea Power.

 

Name: British Sea Power

Hometown: Brighton, England, U.K.

Members: Abi Fry, Noble (Martin Noble), Phil Summner, Hamilton (Neil Wilkinson), Yan (Scott Wilkinson), Wood (Matthew Wood)

Albums: The Decline of British Sea Power (2003), Spirit of St. Louis EP (2004, Japan), Open Season (2005), Krankenhaus? EP (2007), Do You Like Rock Music? (2008), Man of Aran Soundtrack (2009), Zeus EP (2010), Valhalla Dancehall (2011), Machineries of Joy (2013), Sea of Brass (2015), Let the Dancers Inherit the Party (2017)

TV shows appeared on: Late Show with David Letterman (CBS)

British Sea PowerRelated Articles:

Review of Krankenhaus? EP

Live review at Maxwell’s in Hoboken, NJ on October 15th, 2007

Photo gallery from Maxwell’s

Review of Do You Like Rock Music?

Interview with Yan

Review as part of Norman Music Festival in Norman, OK on April 26th, 2008

Photo gallery from Norman Music Festival

Live review at Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, NY on May 11th, 2008

Photo gallery from Music Hall of Williamsburg on May 11th, 2008

Featured in “Top 40 Albums of 2008”

Review of Zeus EP

Review of Valhalla Dancehall

Photo gallery from O2 Academy Brixton in London, U.K. on January 21st, 2011

Live review at Thekla in Bristol, U.K. on February 8th, 2011

Photo gallery from Thekla

Photo gallery from Music Hall of Williamsburg on March 22nd, 2011

Review as part of the Mission Creek Festival Day One Recap at Blue Moose Tap House in Iowa City, IA on March 28th, 2011

Photo gallery from Doug Fir Lounge in Portland, OR on April 3rd, 2011

Live review at Bowery Ballroom in New York, NY on April 21st, 2011

Photo gallery from Bowery Ballroom

Featured in “Top 50 Albums of 2011”

Review as part of Truck Festival in Steventon, U.K. on July 21st, 2012

Photo gallery from Truck Festival

Live review at Leeds Metro University in Leeds, U.K. on April 9th, 2013

Photo gallery from Leeds Metro University

Review of Machineries of Joy

Live review at Gloucester Guildhall in Gloucester, U.K. on August 17th, 2013

Photo gallery from Gloucester Guildhall

Featured in “Top 40 Albums of 2013”

Review of Let the Dancers Inherit the Party

Live review at Trinity in Bristol, U.K. on April 6th, 2017

Photo gallery from Trinity

Tour dates:

4/11/17 – Ritz – Manchester, England, U.K.
4/12/17 – Shepherd’s Bush Empire – London, England, U.K.
4/13/17 – 02 Academy2 – Birmingham, England, U.K.

 

British Sea Power playing “Carrion” live @ Maxwell’s:

 

British Sea Power playing “Fear of Drowning” live @ Maxwell’s:

 

British Sea Power playing “Lights Out For Darker Skies” live @ Music Hall of Williamsburg on March 22nd, 2011:

 

British Sea Power playing “Waving Flags” live @ Music Hall of Williamsburg on March 22nd, 2011:

 

British Sea Power playing “Carrion” live @ Music Hall of Williamsburg on March 22nd, 2011:

 

British Sea Power playing “Blackout” live @ Doug Fir Lounge:

 

British Sea Power playing “Mongk II” live @ Doug Fir Lounge:

 

British Sea Power playing “Living Is So Easy” live @ Doug Fir Lounge:

 

British Sea Power playing “Carrion”/”All In It”/”Rock in A” live @ Doug Fir Lounge:

 

British Sea Power playing “It Ended On an Oily Stage” live @ Bowery Ballroom:

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