"Outlands" out now
Paying homage to experimental cinema and the dystopian sci-fi films of the 60s, OUTLANDS is an accomplished debut full of kaleidoscopic pop songs including singles STEAM, GIRLS, DON’T BE SORRY and LONELY IN YOUR ARMS.
What they are saying
"DSA are putting a swaggering twist on things, summery, lysergic bliss, the Antipodeans rattle off one anthemic chorus after another."
– The Fly
"A more rock-tinged affair, throwing some baggy Manchester into the mix to offer an interesting blend of decade-traversing rock psychedelia"
"This is sick"
– Zane Lowe, BBC 1
"Every one of the 12 tracks here has something to love about it"
– The Australian, 4.5 Stars
"Immaculately produced, it’s difficult not to want to fall into Outlands’ effortlessly manipulative arms."
– The Brag, 4 stars
"... a band who have taken time to craft their own take on catchy, cinematic indie pop"
– Triple J, Feature Album
"Deep Sea Arcade deliver exactly the kind of accomplished album we've been waiting for, expecting and eager to hold up as our AOW on FBi."
– FBi Radio, Album of the Week
"A debut that any band would be patting themselves on the shoulder for creating"
– Drum Media, Album of the Week
"A record brimming with glorious ideas, attention demanding melodies and hits"
– Fasterlouder, Album of the Week
"Deep Sea Arcade have proven once and for all that they can produce amazing music and create something that is truly an entity unto itself. This was well worth the wait."
– The AU Review, 8.4/10
"Sterling arrangements and a shuffling sureness"
– Mess + Noise
"This is an equal parts murky, slinky and poppy success for a band that's about to break, big-time."
"This record is a case of three classic elements (singing, songwriting, instrumentation) complementing each other with almost enviable class."