THE NAUTICAL THEME IS:
Tesia Mallory (vocals & piano)
Matt Shetler (vocals & guitar)
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The Nautical Theme plays all original indie/folk that could be compared to, and has been influenced by, bands such as The Civil Wars, The Lumineers, Jimmy Eat World, The Smashing Pumpkins, among others.
Based in landlocked Dayton, OH, this duo is focused on featuring vocal melodies & harmonies, piano & acoustic guitar in songs based on the wide world around us.
Mallory is a formally trained and professional musician, practicing her craft regularly as a worship designer and music leader. She is a multi-instrumentalist and had the opportunity to perform for President and First Lady Obama in 2012.
Shetler has been writing, recording, and performing in bands for 20 years (Waking Kills the Dream, Goodlife Recordings, Simply Waiting, Gasoline/A Small Voice Screams World). His past experience includes touring in 19 east-coast and mid-western states, playing a myriad of venues from coffee-houses to sold-out 3,000+ capacity venues, opening for national acts and everything in between.