Shane Gardner Vocals / Guitars
John Leatherman Drums
Jen Pruitt Bass
Stars and The Sea presents an enticing blend of gothic-drenched post-punk rock & roll with lyrics that are melancholy as they are romantic, as sweet and saccharine as they are bitter and black.
Reverbnation band of the week 2013
Semi-finalist in the 2011 International Songwriting Competition (ISC)
Stars and The Sea is a three piece rock band with post-punk influences from Baltimore, Maryland. Stars and The Sea was formed in 2008 by guitarist/vocalist Shane Gardner with later addition of drummer John Leatherman and Bassist Jen Pruitt.
Stars and The Sea's influences are a mix of Bauhaus, Peter Murphy, Iggy Pop, Jeff Buckley The Church and AC/DC Their sound is described as a mix of post punk and British influenced Rock.