Ocean Alley have captivated audiences around the country with their infectious melody lines and memorable blend of psychedelic-surf-rock. Their track 'Confidence' took out top spot in the triple j Hottest 100 of 2018, with their acclaimed second album ‘Chiaroscuro’ voted #2 on triple j's 2018 album of the year listener poll after debuting at #15 on the ARIA Chart in March.
2018 saw Ocean Alley solidify their position as one of Australia's most exciting bands, making their mark on the local and international touring circuit playing 96 shows across 10 countries and 60 cities, including selling 25,000 tickets across 15 sold out Australian shows.
Hailing from the Northern Beaches of Sydney, the band – Baden Donegal (vocals), Angus Goodwin (guitar), Nic Blom (bass), Lach Galbraith (keys/vocals), Mitch Galbraith (guitar) and Tom O’Brien (drums) have taken their independent brand of sun-soaked psychedelic rock to the world over the last 18 months.
The band are back on the road, touring nationally with Tash Sultana, before stopping into New Zealand for six shows in April. They'll return home for a performance at Byron Bay Bluesfest and then head back to the United States and Canada during the Australian winter months for an extensive run of dates.