The Sea and Cake
Features // 2 Articles
Reviews // 6 Articles

Listening Ahead: Upcoming Music Releases for September
30 Aug 2012 // 6:12 PM

While every September offers its fair share of long-awaited releases, this month boasts an even greater embarrassment of riches than normal.

Everybody Enduring: An Interview with Sam Prekop
2 Jan 2008 // 4:00 PM

Over the course of 14 years, the Sea and Cake has quietly established itself as a Chicago institution.


The Sea and Cake: The Moonlight Butterfly
10 May 2011 // 5:00 PM

The band, 20 years on, sounds as energized as ever and this mini-LP is another fresh take on the lush pop landscape they inhabit all on their own.

The Sea and Cake: Car Alarm
20 Oct 2008 // 6:00 PM

The Sea and Cake's eighth full-length is full of the group's characteristic juxtaposition of subtle, organic beauty against precise rhythmic and technical work.

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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