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Coral, The

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The Coral: Everybody's Talking About…

Profile by Rob Hughes, Uncut, October 2002


The Coral: Newcastle University

Live Review by Dave Simpson, The Guardian, 3 October 2002

THEIR EPONYMOUS DEBUT has made the Coral one of the most talked-about bands of the year. Despite missing out on the Mercury prize last month, ...

The Coral: The Coral

Review by Devon Powers, PopMatters, 17 January 2003

IT TAKES BALLS to begin an album as pompously as The Coral begin their eponymous debut. The opening bars of country wrangle swagger into a ...

The Coral: Bowery Ballroom, New York

Live Review by Devon Powers, PopMatters, 19 March 2003

SURE, THE CORAL are just a few yards in front of me, but they're not really here. ...

The Coral: Roll Up! Roll Up!

Interview by Paul Moody, New Musical Express, 21 June 2003

The Coral may have recently performed in Utah to a crowd of eight, but their giant New Brighton circus tent bash will bring them triumphantly ...

The Coral: Magic And Medicine

Review and Interview by Gavin Martin, Uncut, September 2003

TWO YEARS AGO, the Coral's eponymous first album introduced a group teeming with energy and a blaze of musical influences. The album was nominated for ...

The Coral: The Coral

Review by Nick Southall, Stylus, 1 September 2003

AN ARTICLE IN UK STYLE BIBLE The Face recently revealed that teenage girls in Liverpool have taken to walking round the city centre dressed in ...

The Coral: Magic and Medicine/Nightfreak and the Sons of Becker

Review by Devon Powers, PopMatters, 10 May 2004

WHEN IT COMES TO new music, we rock critics are not unlike 15-year-old straight boys who have finally pilfered a copy of Jugs from the ...

The Coral: The Invisible Invasion

Profile and Interview by Scott McLennan, Rip It Up (Australia), Spring 2005

"I HATE KNOBS who hang on the very thought of Pete Doherty being on smack and thrive off it – they're dickheads," the Coral's guitarist ...

The Music of 2007

Special Feature by Gavin Martin, Daily Mirror, 28 December 2007

GIGS OFTHE YEAR LOU REED: Hammersmith Apollo, London Critically mauled on its original release, Berlin – Reed’s 1973 masterpiece of drug-addled despair, emotional and physical breakdown – ...

The Coral: Distance Inbetween

Review and Interview by Stevie Chick, MOJO, April 2016

On a mission to make their "White Album", The Coral ended up on hiatus. Five years on, they return for a dark masterpiece. ...

see also Bill Ryder-Jones


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