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Artist Song Album Label Comments
Yo La Tengo Beach Party Tonight Summer Sun Matador 2003; 10th studio album; Georgia Hubley's mother, Faith Hubley, died right before the band started working on the album. The Hubley family piano went into Yo La Tengo's practice space in Jersey City, and became the center piece for the sound of the album.
Donovan Starfish-On-The-Toast A Gift From A Flower To A Garden 1967
Belle & Sebastian Ease Your Feet In The Sea The Boy With The Arab Strap Jeepster 1998
Brian Eno Little Fishes Another Green World Island 1975; 3rd studio album; Using his instruction cards the Oblique Strategies for guidance, the album contained fewer lyric-based rock songs and had stronger emphasis on instrumental productions; many without the aid of guest musicians. The dark humour of the lyrics also changed to more dreamlike and obscure songs.
The Swans Breathing Water World of Skin Product Inc. 1988
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds The Ship Song Live Seeds Mute Records 1993
Stephen Merritt The Little Maiden of the Sea Showtunes Nonesuch 2006
Sparks Waterproof Hello Young Lovers In the Red 2006; the 20th album
The 6ths (W/ Gary Numan) The Sailor in Love with the Sea Hyacinths and Thistles Merge Records 2000
Bjork Oceania Medulla One Little Indian 2004; 6th studio album
Sarah Leonard & Michael Nyman Come unto these yellow sands Prospero's Books London Records 1991; 1991 British fantasy drama film, written and directed by Peter Greenaway, is a cinematic adaptation of The Tempest, by William Shakespeare. John Gielgud is Prospero, the protagonist who provides the off-screen narration and the voices to the other story characters. Stars John Gielgud.
Gary Numan Oceans The Pleasure Principle Beggars Banquet 1979; 3rd studio album
Gary Wilson I Wanna Take You On A Sea Cruise Forgotten Lovers Motel Records 2003; collection of singles, b-sides, rare and unreleased songs dating back to 1974
Ennio Morricone Under Wah-Wah (Extracted Au From H2O) Danger: Diabolik Soundtrack to the 1968 Italian-French action film directed by Mario Bava based on the Italian comic character Diabolik
The Monks He Went Down To The Sea Black Monk Time Polydor 1966
The Kinks Waterloo Sunset BBC Sessions: 1964-1977 Sanctuary 1968
Of Montreal Coquelicot and Claude Dance On The Ocean Liner Coquelicot Asleep In The Poppies: A Variety Of Whimsical Verse Kindercore 2001; 4th studio album; the album is a loose concept album inspired by the Beach Boys' Smile, Frank Zappa's We're Only in It for the Money, and Os Mutantes.
Beat Happening Sea Hunt Music to Climb the Apple Tree By K Records 2003
The Frogs Ocean Tide The Frogs Mokai Records 1988; founded in 1980, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, by brothers Jimmy and Dennis Flemion
Girls At Our Best Waterbed Babies Pleasure Happy Birthday 1981: post-punk group, founded in Leeds, England in 1979
The Soft Boys Underwater Moonlight Underwater Moonlight Armageddon 1980; 2nd studio album; Initially unsuccessful, the album has gone on to be viewed as a psychedelic classic, influential on the development of the neo-psychedelia music genre and on a number of bands
PJ Harvey Water Dry Too Pure 1992; Debut
The Magnetic Fields Old Orchard Beach The Wayward Bus PopUp Records 1992; 2nd studio album; gorgeousness; Susan Anway lead vocals;
Beach Boys Sloop John B Pet Sounds Capitol 1966
Pas/Cal What Happened To The Sands? Oh Honey, We're Ridiculous EP Le Grand Magistery 2004; indie pop band from Detroit, Michigan founded in 2002 by frontman Casimer Pascal.
The Lilys Touch The Water Better Can't Make Your Life Better Ch? Trading Limited Primary Recordings/Elektra 1996; PHILLY
Chemicals Made From Dirt Fast Ocean Puppet Ike Hyped To Death
Jonathan Richman Rooming House on Venice Beach I, Jonathan Rounder Records 1992
Desmond Dekker Shanty Town The Original Rude Boy