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Manuel Da Costa

Manuel Da Costa

Years Active: 2008 to present

Genre: Indie/Alternative

Country: United Kingdom


Manuel Da Costa (Vocals/Guitars)
Craig Farrelly (Guitars)
Ji-Kyung Kim (Bass)
Nathan Critchlow (Drums)

Artist Bio:

Manuel Da Costa is a twenty five year old singer songwriter based in Manchester,UK. Drawing inspiration from influences like Coldplay, Travis, Guillemots, The Divine Comedy and Sigur Ros, his songs encompass love, loss and everything else in between. Not the usual acoustic guitar folky-singer/songwriter type, his music moves from intimate and acoustic at one point to loud and edgy in the next, blurring the genres of singer/songwriter, Indie & Post Rock. His new album The Ghost of Summer Last is available to listen to and buy from Itunes & Amazon.With airplay on BBC 6 Music & BBC Radio Manchester, the album has received critical praise from DJs and reviewers. He has performed in various cities around the UK London, Manchester, Liverpool, Exeter and Plymouth to name a few.[Read More]