Ocean Carolina

Late Show

Ocean Carolina

Paul Basile of Great Elk

Mon, February 18, 2013

Doors: 9:30 pm

Mercury Lounge

New York, NY

This event is 21 and over

Ocean Carolina - (Set time: 10:30 PM)
Ocean Carolina
Merging the classic Outlaw country sound of Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson, a touch of folk from Neil Young, and a love of bands the likes of The Cure, Oasis and Pink Floyd, Brooklyn-based, Ocean Carolina weaves all of the elements of alt-country music through a more expansive sound palate with their debut LP, “All The Way Home”.

My Old Kentucky Blog Raves: "Ocean Carolina…approximates Harvest Moon-period Neil Young or the Marks (Eitzel and Kozalek), without getting bogged down in their obsessions and idiosyncrasies. These guys are good. Real good. And they’re only gonna get better as they plane down their influences and put on some miles
Paul Basile of Great Elk - (Set time: 9:30 PM)
Paul Basile of Great Elk
"Music for falling in love in snowy weather" - The Deli



Paul Basile is the frontman and primary songwriter of the acclaimed Brooklyn indie-folk band Great Elk. In 2010 the band released their self-titled debut EP which garnered attention from Paste Magazine, Magnet Magazine, The Wall Street Journal and more. Great Elk quickly released another EP, entitled February in May 2011 and in June 2011 began work on their debut full length with engineer/producer D. James Goodwin (Norah Jones, The Bravery, Bobby). The highly anticipated new album, Autogeography, is in its final stages and due to be released in early 2012.
Venue Information:
Mercury Lounge
217 E Houston St.
New York, NY, 10002
http://mercuryloungenyc.com