Money Where Your Mouth Is: Unsparing Sea

by

comment

91e0/1242226434-1.jpg

C-Notes music writers let a band explain why you need to see them tonight, even though it's Wednesday. Today, we bring you the Unsparing Sea, Cleveland's leading chamber-post-rock combo. Because we
like them so much, there's no way we can even pretend to be objective about 'em.

Band: Unsparing Sea

Web: www.unsparingsea.com, www.myspace.com/unsparingsea

Hometown: Cleveland

Sounds Like: "The Dirty Three with vocals or the Arcade Fire if they were from the South. It's basically indie-rock and folk music with cello, saw, accordion, banjo and all kinds of other stuff."

Fun Fact: "My dad's cousin is married to a Carter sister, and Johnny Cash once gave him his watch! At least that's what I was told."

Playing: "Beachland Tavern (15711 Waterloo Rd.), for FREE on Wednesday, May 13th at 8:30 pm SHARP - before Bonnie Prince Billy."

Why You Need to See Them: "It's freaking FREE!?!? Plus we have a brand new EP available, and we've been practicing." —J.R. Bennett (guitar/vocals)

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Scene, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at news@clevescene.com.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club


Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.


Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.


Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club for as little as $5 a month.