Having recently supported Manic Street Preachers on their arena tour, The Coral have announced a UK headline tour in October following the release of their new album Move Through The Dawn. The influential Hoylake band’s first headline tour for two years will start in Newcastle and take in London’s Koko before culminating at Manchester Albert Hall on October 13th. Supporting on all dates comes from She Drew The Gun, the acclaimed Liverpool quartet signed to Coral frontman James Skelly’s Skeleton Key label.

Move Through The Dawn will be released on August 17th on Ignition Records.

Tour Dates:

05/24-27 – Bearded Theory Festival – Walton-on-Trent
05/27 – Neighbourhood Weekender – Warrington
06/15 – Nocturne Live at Blenheim Palace (supporting Noel Gallagher)
08/19 – Sheffield – Don Valley Bowl (Ocean Colour Scene headline)
08/24–26 – Alcester – Camper Calling
08/30–09/01 – Dumfries – Electric Fields
10/03 – Newcastle – Riverside
10/05 – Birmingham – O2 Institute
10/06 – Leeds – Beckett Students’ Union
10/07 – Sheffield – Leadmill
10/09 – Bristol – SWX
10/11 – London – KOKO
10/12 – Liverpool – University The Mountford Hall
10/13 – Manchester – Albert Hall

Move Through The Dawn Track Listing:

01. Eyes Like Pearls
02. Reaching Out For A Friend
03. Sweet Release
04. She’s A Runaway
05. Strangers In The Hollow
06. Love Or Solution
07. Eyes Of The Moon
08. Undercover Of The Night
09. Outside My Window
10. Stormbreaker
11. After The Fair


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