I had a quick chat with Sheffield based sixpiece The Seamonsters:
What is your best album of the year so far?
Ciara (drums): Radiohead or The Last Shadow Puppets
Holly (lead guitar): THE RIDE CATFISH AND THE BOTTLEMEN, LOVE THAT
Tassie(rhythm guitar): Everything You’ve Come To Expect – The Last shadow Puppets and The Ride – Catfish Lydia (keyboards ): Really love Death of A Bachelor by Panic! At The Disco.
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Where is the furthest from home you have travelled to play?
Lauren (bass): I went to Hartfield to play a festival there.
Naomi (lead singer): Haven’t played much outside Sheffield yet
Lydia: Yeh, haven’t played outside Sheffield yet!
I noticed you’re from Sheffield, whats your fave venue in the city?
Ciara: Leadmill definitely.
Holly: I really like plug.
Naomi: THE LEADMILL
Lauren: Either plug for the business and energy or crookes club for the size.
Lydia: plug and leadmill!
Favourite food to have on tour/before a show?
Holly: PRE GIG MACCY D’S
Naomi: Mcdonalds is a classic gig ritual.
Best gig you’ve ever seen?
Ciara: Morrissey or the libertines! Or black honey ah.
Tassie: Either Slaves at Tramlines or the Wombats or the Crookes at the Leadmill.
Lauren: Wombats at Plug and Milburn at o2!
What would be the dream act to see live?
Ciara: Can it be bands that aren’t together anymore? The Smiths, obviously.
Tassie: Red Hot Chilli Peppers or Foo Fighters.
Holly: Dream act would be Biffy Clyro with Catfish and Ratboy and PALE WAVES as support omg (even tho biffy wouldn’t fit with those bands OH WELL)
Naomi: Two Door Cinema Club.
You can watch the video for The Seamonsters’ brill track Sunshine Criminal below: