(SXSW 2014 flavoured!) Bands to Watch #285: Cocos Lovers

Alt-folk collective Cocos Lovers formed in Kent in 2008 when its members decided to quit their day jobs and travel through Europe, busking and making music however and wherever they possibly could. Predictably, the influences on their style are widely varied, including English folk and choral music, American Southern gospel and Spanish flamenco, as well as the complex rhythms and tonalities of African and Eastern traditional music. The band fluctuates from six to eight members, presumably as dictated by circumstance and musical requirements, and all of the members take part in the songwriting and arranging process. …

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