Biography

The Giving Moon is a young, experienced alternative rock band originally from St. Charles, IL. They were founded in 2008 by songwriter, lead guitarist and vocalist Sean Seales and former band member Ryan Brasley. The group experimented with multiple musicians, adding bassist/vocalist Adam Suto in 2009. Drummer Nathan Melville joined the Giving Moon in 2014.

The band made it’s first big mark on the Chicago music scene in 2012, when they took 1st place in Chicago’s 2012 IAM Fest (Independent Artists and Musicians Festival sponsored by The Elbo Room) as one of over 120 bands. That win opened the doors for them to pursue some amazing opportunities, including opening for Eddie Money, Edgar Winter, and John Cafferty on Dec. 1st 2012, and Gary Hoey, ranked one of the top 100 guitarists in the world, also in December 2012. Gary Hoey would later become the producer of their first EP, The Wild, released June 25th, 2013. (Available on iTunes.) The Giving Moon has played some major venues over the years including L.A.’s famous Whiskey a go-go, the Chicago House of Blues, and Chicago’s Hard Rock Café.

The band has a unique and vibrant sound, always trying to keep a variety in tone. The band can be found on Pandora Radio as well as social media including Face book, Instagram, Twitter, Spotify and Youtube. The Giving Moon is currently unsigned and wishes to continue their career with a common goal to share their music worldwide and perform across the globe.