One of the most interesting song writing talents to emerge from Ireland's shores in 2022 is Seba Safe. Following on from the success of his debut Map Runner EP has recently signed a global record deal with renowned indie label Nettwerk.
Writing candidly and honestly on personal relationships, love, loss and change, Seba Safe’s
pertinent lyrics are wrapped in a sound that combines Pop, Folk, Dance and R'n'B with inspirations spanning from the sparse folk pop of Maggie Rodgers, Big Thief and Julien Baker to the more modern production of Dermot Kennedy and Lil Peep.
With an artistic range that saw him collaborate with Æ MAK on 'I Dance In The Kitchen', the track saw heavy radio and DSP support including being named 'Track Of The Day' on KEXP.
2021 saw Seba Safe securing solid DSP editorial support across his releases to date, selling out a second headline show in Dublin's The Grand Social, and garnering significant airplay support from BBC 6 Music, RTE 2FM (including Record of the Week from Tracy Clifford), RTE Radio 1 play-listing amongst many others. With two EP's and a debut album on the horizon 2022 is set to be a breakthrough year for Seba Safe.
"Gorgeous EP, five serene songs, from Irish songwriter Seba Safe - just released, and very worth your time and ears.." - Tony Clayton - Lea, The Irish Times
"“Taking one from a super talented songwriter now, his name is Seba Safe and I absolutely love everything he’s been doing" - Gemma Bradley, BBC Radio 1
"D'Alton is definitely busy making a name for himself with soulfully crafted music that blends elements of pop, jazz and folk together for the perfect mix - it's going to be an exciting year for Seba Safe". - Hot Press Magazine
"An earworm of a track from Galway artist Michael D’Alton AKA Seba Safe." - Nialler9 (On Drip)