The Coral Biography (Wikipedia)
The Coral are an English rock band, formed in 1996 in Hoylake on the Wirral Peninsula, Merseyside. The band first emerged during the early 2000s and found success with their debut album The Coral (2002) and follow up Magic and Medicine (2003). Their self-titled debut album was nominated for the 2002 Mercury Music Prize and later voted the fourth best album of the year by NME Magazine.
In 2008 guitarist Bill Ryder-Jones left the band. However, the Coral continued as a five-piece. Their seventh album Distance Inbetween was released in 2016.
- The Coral - Fear Machine (The Quay Sessions)https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03q90gp.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03q90gp.jpg2016-04-07T13:00:03.000ZFilmed live on The Quay Sessions.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03q90fl
The Coral - Fear Machine (The Quay Sessions)
- The Coral in conversation with Steve Lamacqhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03lc4qk.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03lc4qk.jpg2016-03-03T11:45:00.000ZSteve Lamacq talks to The Coral before their Maida Vale session.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03lc4sf
The Coral in conversation with Steve Lamacq
- The Coral on cassette: Nick and James on the band's return and new albumhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03g1l0k.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03g1l0k.jpg2016-01-20T15:27:00.000ZNick and James from The Coral join Radcliffe and Maconie to talk about the band's return and new album Distance Inbetween.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03g1l1q
The Coral on cassette: Nick and James on the band's return and new album
The Coral Tracks
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