Drawing inspiration from The Vaccines, Jamie T and Circa Waves The Manatees infuse relatable lyrics, driving rhythms and infectious melodies. The Manatees have previously been featured on Radio X’s main evening playlist, Steve Lamacq’s BBC6 Recommends show and Spotify’s ‘Hot New Bands’.
"These Southampton natives are freaking killer! They are really young and their energy is contagious." - Kali Bradford (Distiller Music)
“Super cool, West Coast inspired indie-pop meets riff drenched afrobeat” – This Feeling
"Catchy melodies and infectious riffs" - Killing Moon