Christopher Coleman - lead vocals, guitar, keys. Carlos Pashev - bass. Liam O'Leary - drums. Sam Stansall - acoustic guitar, bv's. Mike Panton - lead guitar. Al Future - keys, bv's.
Australian singer-songwriter Christopher Coleman captures an audience with his evocative folk narratives, crowd-silencing vocals, and a jovial rock ’n’ roll showman performance. Coleman cites inspirations from Flanagan, Whitman, Lager, Winton, Ginsberg and Steinbeck, Kelly, Dylan, Cohen, Mumford, Martin, Bon Iver and Pacobell. Christopher’s tranquil vocal and warm acoustic sounds present his well-woven storybook of songs, charming audiences with sweet melodies, sing-a-longs and affable stories. 2013 has had Christopher busy touring with shows throughout Australia and the United Kingdom. 'Dandelion Flower' and 'Sweet, Sweet Melody Part 1 & 2' are tracks from their debut EP 'Burnt Black Wood', the release was launched at MONA on Friday 15th March. December 7 | Spectrum, Sydney w/ The Good Ship December 8 | The Royal Exchange, Newcastle w/ Melody Pool December 13 | The Pav, Launceston Follow the band: www.facebook.com/christophercolemancollective www.twitter.com/ccc_band www.youtube.com/cccollectivemusic
Sweet, Sweet Melody Part 1 & 2
01 Feb 2013
'Sweet, Sweet Melody' is a fitting name for this song because it is in fact filled with sweet, sweet melodies. A great take on indie folk.
03 Sep 2012
An evocative and...
An evocative and often whimsical narrative, this is a sprawling gem of a tune. I can picture this as a yarn spun solo in a sparesely populated pub but the electric twang and the backing harmonies ensure a full sound that works nicely.