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Coconut Milk

Coconut Milk

2015 CEA New Artist of the Year nominee Coconut Milk has been shaking things up in Cincinnati since they spilled onto the scene the summer of 2014. Since then, they have released 2 EPs, enjoyed regular rotation on radio stations such as WNKU and the Project, have thousands of listens on sites such as soundcloud.com (73.5K listens for Shooting Star!), completed 2 successful east coast tours, appeared on the local news, been nominated for CEA new artist of the year, all the while receiving resoundingly positive press, including nationally acclaimed press in the NYC and DC markets.

Coconut Milk has been booked for MPMF, Midpoint Indie Summer, Adjust Your Eyes Music Festival, Boys and Girls Club of America Hope Fest, U-Square, as well as various charity and private events. Coconut Milk has performed with well-known outfits including The TuNe-YaRds, Low Cut Connie, Kopecky, Broncho, Deerpeople, Shellshag, Crazy & the Brains, Saintseneca, Wax Fang, Dream tiger,  and The Yugos, to name a few.  They are currently in the process of recording a full-length album due out later this year.

Link: https://soundcloud.com/coconutmilkband/shooting-star 

"There is a compelling blend of airy contentment and wistful melancholy to Coconut Milk’s sound."-Mike Breen (City Beat)  

Link: http://citybeat.com/cincinnati/article-32541-ben_knight_coconut_milk_and_more_new_local_releases.html

"Indie-pop outfit Coconut Milk isn’t necessarily the type of band you would expect to play Velvet Lounge. Nonetheless, their fluffy, danceable songs have a wide range of appeal."  -BYT  (DC/NYC Blog)

Link: http://brightestyoungthings.com/articles/come-early-for-openers-you-must-see-25.htm 

"The crowd has been nothing but in love with Coconut tonight...there was no syntheticness to the sound or the love from the crowd tonight, no one person stood idly by" -Jahan Swanson (To Be Continued Media) 

Link: http://tobecontinuedmedia.tumblr.com/post/114822572014/a-band-foolish-not-to-sign-coconut-milk