||Is CD (2012) |
Hey Ocean! discography Recording information: Armoury Studios, Vancouver, BC, Canada; Dreamcrusher Studios, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Fadermaster Studios, Vancouver, BC, Canada; Hipposonic Studios, Vancouver, BC, Canada; Metalworks Studios, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.
Editors: Elisa Pangsaeng; Dave Mohacsi; Rob Stefansson.
Photographers: Justin Tyler Close; Wayne Webb.
Personnel: David Beckingham (vocals, guitar, synthesizer); David Vertesi (vocals, guitar); Ashleigh Ball (vocals, flute, glockenspiel); Scott Smith (slide guitar); Cameron Wilson (violin); Finn Manniche (cello); Bill Runge (alto saxophone); Chad Makela (baritone saxophone); John Korsrud (trumpet); Rod Murray (trombone); Tom Dobrzanski, Dave Joseph, Cayne MacKenzie, Max Zipurski (piano, Fender Rhodes piano, organ, Wurlitzer organ); Andrew Rasmussen (keyboards); Gavin Brown, Tim Proznick, Mike Marsh (drums); Thomas Towers (congas); Carl Julig (timbales); Justin Kennedy (percussion).
Audio Mixer: Lenny DeRose.
||It's Easier to Be Somebody Else CD (2012) |
Hey Ocean! songs Well-known throughout the Canadian indie scene for their D.I.Y. ethic, It's Easier to Be Somebody Else is the first major-label album from Vancouver funk-pop trio Hey Ocean! Drafting in producer Jose Miguel Contreras to re-create the infectious energy of their highly charged live shows, the 2008 follow-up to the independently released Stop Looking Like Music, includes the singles "A Song About California," "Too Soon," "Alleyways," and "Fish." ~ Jon O'Brien
Often described as one of Canada's best up-and-coming acts, Hey Ocean! is a young band with a remarkable talent for blending various musical styles into a brand of infectious pop that is uniquely their own.
Superb Vocals, remarkable musicianship, and thoughtful lyrics are all showcased by the group's collective songwriting approach. Together, Ashleigh Ball, David Beckingham, David Vertesi, and Daniel Klenner have created a musical repertoire that cannot be ignored - be it on radio, television or your neighbor's iPod, Hey Ocean! will soon be everywhere.
Aside from the skill of their music's delivery, what sets Hey Ocean! apart is the spirited character they bring to the stage. Four mischievous personalities combine to form a dynamic live presence that keeps concertgoers captivated and on their feet. In fact, live performance has been an integral part of what the band calls their "natural growth," however what began as a very casual musical partnership between friends has in less than four years, morphed into one of Canada's most successful independent bands.
In 2008, Hey Ocean! unveiled It's Easier To Be Somebody Else, a ...
||Big Blue Wave (2012) |
Hey Ocean! CD discography Track Listing of songs: Big Blue Wave; Big Blue Wave;
||Is Acoustic Sessions (2013) |
Hey Ocean! albums Track Listing of songs: Jolene; New Love; Steady; Big Blue Wave;
||Stop Looking Like Music CD (2007) |
Hey Ocean! music CDs Track Listing of songs: Turn Up The Stars; Eskimo Kisses; One City; The Beat Boxer Who Broke My Heart; Wise; Beg Your Pardon; Warning; African Sky; Madera; Thank You Very Much; ;
||Isn't This World Enough?? A Nettwerk Christmas (2012) |
Hey Ocean! CD discography Track Listing of songs: Believe In Me; Omg It's Christmas; Angels We Have Heard On High; Hang A String Of Lights; Generosity; If I Had A Lighthouse; Dear Santa; Silent Night; Tonight It's Christmas Time; Sleigh Ride; Isn't This World Enough??; Christmas Alone; Winter's Night; Christmas Angel;
Hey Ocean! Songs
Popular or famous Hey Ocean! music songs: Big Blue Wave, New Love, Jolene, Steady, Liar, Change, If I Were a Ship, Make a New Dance Up, Islands, Bicycle, Give. More music songs Maps, Last Mistake, I Am a Heart, Be My Baby, Vagabond, Forgive, Song About California, Mama Cries, Too Soon. See All Songs
Hey Ocean! albums Key Personnel
|Member Name||Worked With|
|Scott Smith||Loverboy, Naked Blue, Al Yankee & His Orchestra, Charmboy, Fancey, Lori B, Eric Scott, Al Yankee, Angie Miller|
|Rod Murray||Colin James, D.O.A., Electronics), Hard Rubber Orchestra, John Korsrud, George (Trombone Lewis, Dan Mangan, Now Orchestra, Yes|
|John Korsrud||Aros, D.O.A., Electronics), Francois Houle, George (Trombone Lewis, Rene Lussier, Brainbox, Barry Guy|
|Bill Runge||Jim Byrnes, Frazey Ford, Lowell Fulson, Hard Rubber Orchestra, Scott Katz, Shari Ulrich, Joe Coughlin, Good Brothers, Joe Shithead Keithley|
|Chad Makela||Alan Blaylock, Chad Makela Quartet, Bowling For Soup, James Danderfer, Little Jack Melody & His Young|
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