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Angus Woodward - drums/percussion, Clarke Finn - bass/percussion, Eric Woodward - saxophone/vocals, Julian Szlawski - trumpet/vocals, Monique Sesto - lead vocals, Paul Denovan - keyboard, Tearlach Wales - trombone/vocals, Tom Thomson - electric guitar
Emerging on to the Melbourne scene, this eight piece band is all about friendship, creativity, and music that makes you happy. The Coconut Rebellion boast an impressive set of originals with reggae flavour, featuring a dynamic horn section and silky female vocals, as well as some uniquely interpreted jazz and funk standards that will get you on your feet. This group has been together for around six years and is at home sweating it up on stage, sharing their passion for music and entertaining. Having just launched their first independent EP, The Coconut Rebellion are still spreading their sound, performing at many venues around Melbourne and outdoor festivals too.