XMAS MAGIC FROM THE CORAL!

And they are planning hometown shows in their native Liverpool...

Coral have added an extra date to their forthcoming UK tour, which kicks off in November.

The band will now perform in York, and are in the process of finalising two dates in their hometown of Liverpool.

The band have recently completed follow-up to the chart topping ’Magic And Medicine’. The album will contain 11 tracks including ’Migraine’, and ’Sorrow For A Song’, which the band have been playing at recent live gigs.

The full list of tour dates are: Newcastle Northumbria University (November 16)

Glasgow Academy (17)

Nottingham Rock City (18)

London Brixton Academy (20/21)

Bristol Academy (22)

Brighton Dome (24)

Portsmouth Guildhall (25)

Manchester Apollo (26)

Leeds University (28)

Sheffield Octagon (29)

Birmingham Academy (30)

York Barbican Centre (December 18)

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NME.COM understands that the band are looking at playing Liverpool Royal Court following the York show (December 19-20). An announcement is expected next week with full ticket details.