Cosmic scousers say they nearly called it a day
Talking to The Guardian, singer James Skelly spoke of the band’s previous unhappiness.
“I think everyone discussed it [splitting the band up] separately,” he said. “I thought to myself, ‘We could walk away here with a good thing’.”
“It’s crushing when you think about it,” Skelly added. “But it’s reality, isn’t it. I think you need it to happen to remind you of how much you love it [being in the band].”
At the time guitarist Bill Ryder-Jones had temporarily left the band, but later rejoined the line-up, as the band chose to continue.
The group release their new album ‘Roots & Echoes’ on August 6.
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