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- Oct 09Oct09Sat 19:00Manchester The Deaf Institute. - ManchesterCoco and the ButterfieldsOn partner siteFind tickets Manchester The Deaf Institute. - ManchesterCoco and the ButterfieldsOct 09 19:00Find ticketsOn partner site
- Oct 20Oct20Find ticketsWed 20:00Exeter Phoenix - ExeterCoco and the ButterfieldsOn partner site
- Oct 24Oct24Find ticketsSun 19:30The Globe - CardiffCoco and the ButterfieldsOn partner site
- Nov 20Nov20Find ticketsSat 19:00The Garage - LondonCoco and the ButterfieldsOn partner site
- Oct 07Oct07Thu 19:30Cluny 2 - Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PQCoco and the ButterfieldsOn partner siteFind tickets Cluny 2 - Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PQCoco and the ButterfieldsOct 07 19:30Find ticketsOn partner site
About Coco and the Butterfields
“A gentle and exquisite piece that tells a story of promises. With Tom Twyman’s insightful lyrics accompanied with Dulcima Showan’s captivating vocals, alongside gliding guitars, beautiful harmonies, and an inspirational chorus it uplifts every person that encounters it.” - Neon Music
It’s 2012 in the historic city of Canterbury, where Songwriter Tom Twyman has a plane ticket in his hand, for the journey to a new life he’s mapped out for himself in Australia. Singer and multi-instrumentalist Dulcima Showan, meanwhile, has just left sixth form and is all set for art school in Dublin. Neither of them ever makes it though, because by now they’re in the early stages of a band that has very different plans for them.
The decision to stay was difficult at the time and yet so simple in hindsight, it saw the pair lead CoCo and the Butterfields on a steady and unmistakable upward incline, developing an enviable reputation for their exhilarating live shows as their inclusive, acoustic-based sound has ripened to maturity.
In recent years CoCo have literally lived in their recording studio, taking the time to create a collection of songs that offer an honest and intriguing insight into their lives both together and personally. Starting with an exclusive premiere on Clash Music for their brand new single Monsters, within that description lies a tangible sense of triumph over adversity, and how a negative can be deftly orchestrated into a positive, in the story of Twyman’s tumultuous upbringing.
Constantly touring, constantly writing and never quitting, CoCo and the Butterfields will be making music for a long, long time.
Updated: May 2019