Artist Biography For Glass Beach
Glass Beach Was Formed In 2016 By Singer/songwriter J Casio Dad/Classic J And Their Then-Roommates William White And Jonas Newhouse 8 Bit Johnson . They Proceeded To Spend The Next 3 Years Writing Recording And Rerecording Several Songs Which Would Eventually Become Their Debut "the First Glass Beach Album." Shortly After The Album's Release Layne Smith Of Here Lies The Hero Joined The Group Originally To Play Lead Guitar For Live Shows But Has Since Become A Core Member Of The Band.
Work On Their Follow Up Album Began In Late 2021 Once All Band Members And Primary Artist Daxe Circumvented The Risk Of Covid-19 By Living Together. The Result Was "plastic Death" Which Was Teased In October 2023 Before Being Released In Early 2024. "the Sound Of Glass Beach Is A Fusion Of Our Diverse Range Of Influences Including 1960s Jazz New Wave Early Synthesizer Music And Emo But All Presented With The Harshness And Irreverence Of Punk Music. We Embrace The Trend Towards Genrelessness Caused By The Increasing Irrelevance Of Record Labels And Democratization Of Music Brought About By The Internet And Enjoy Playing With Musical Boundaries Even To The Point Of Absurdity. "