T.C. Costello

Rank #11 US Spartanburg, SC Singer Songwriter / Folk / Punk


Sounds Like: Gogol Bordello, Tom Waits, Dropkick Murphys, Andrew Jackson Jihad, mewithoutYou

Bio: Equal parts punk rock and world music, T.C. Costello has been delighting and terrorizing audiences the world over for the past few years. His shows encourage audience participation on nearly every song and feature many instruments such as the accordion, the obscure 1920s marxophone, and the khaen... See Full Bio

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“Described as landing in the punk rock and world music genres, Costello is rather left of field. Hew plays the accordion and little known instruments like the national instrument of Laos – the marxophone. Singing in a gravelly voice that’s an octave or two sweeter than someone like Tom Waits, the singer-songwriter plays baroque and carnival flavored songs. Costello must be winning over locals as he keeps returning to Wilmington to play.”
—  Brian Tucker, Star News online
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Cafe Strudel Show
May 15, 2012
My Cafe Strudel show has been rescheduled to Thursday, 5-31 [more]
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Q: What is your favorite polka of all time?
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