The Coral watched by 'Noel & Liam' as they showcase new album at gig

The Coral watched by 'Noel & Liam' as they showcase new album at gig

[b]The Coral[/b] showcased their new album [b]'Butterfly House'[/b] at [b]London[/b]'s [b]O2 Shepherds Bush Empire[/b] last night (July 14) - and were watched by two leading lights of the [b]Manchester[/b] music scene.

In fact both a [b]Noel[/b] and [b]Liam[/b] were in the audience, but not the ones fans might have immediately thought of.

Former [b]Oasis[/b] leader [b]Noel Gallagher[/b] was in the crowd for the gig, fresh from returning from watching the World Cup final in South Africa, while [b]The Courteeners[/b] frontman [b]Liam Fray[/b] was also in town for the show.

However, there was a mini-[b]Oasis[/b] reunion of sorts - [b]Gem Archer[/b] showing up with [b]Gallagher[/b] to watch the show.

[b]The Coral[/b] showcased a host of tracks from [b]'Butterfly House'[/b], which was released on Monday (July 12).

Speaking little, except to thank the packed crowd for their support, the band played the likes of [b]'Walking In The Winter'[/b], [b]'Green Is The Colour'[/b] and the title track.

They also included several crowd favourites like [b]'Simon Diamond'[/b], [b]'Pass It On'[/b] and [b]'Dreaming Of You'[/b].

[b]The Coral[/b] played:

[b]'More Than A Lover'
'Roving Jewel'
'Walking In The Winter'
'In The Rain'
'Simon Diamond'
'Two Faces'
'Green Is The Colour'
'1000 Years'
'Spanish Main'/'Who's Gonna Find Me'
'Pass It On'
'Butterfly House'
'Falling All Around You'
'She's Comin' Around'
'Calendars And Clocks'
'Dreaming Of You'
'North Parade'[/b]

The band are now set to play this weekend's [b]Latitude Festival[/b] on Sunday (July 18).


Editor's Letter

Inside the new Uncut...

On the morning of July 29, 1966 Bob Dylan became distracted while out riding his Triumph motorbike. Writing about the incident later in Chronicles Volume 1, Dylan rather gnomically recalled, “I had been in a motorcycle accident and I’d been hurt, but I recovered.” Of course,...