It's a straight rock groove with some jazz modulation from the electric guitar and a lead vocal delivery with real soul. From whisper to shout, Aubrey Haddard, with her single Seaweed & Sand, shows us the facility of her vocal riffing and gives us a window into the lyrical mind of a very talented artist.
Part of the beauty of this is the large metaphor of being lost at sea, and that mindset of thirst and hallucination. What I hear from these lyrics is the weighing of circumstance versus experience. Go on.
Born and raised in the Hudson River Valley of New York, Aubrey Haddard now performs consistently throughout the North East, bridging the gap between new-wave R&B and old-school blues with timeless soul and effortless melody.