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The Coral – Coral Island

For a 25 years old band putting out album number 10, The Coral’s new album Coral Island feels as fresh as a coastal breeze.

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New album releases this month

May 1WeezerVan Weezer
May 7Alfie TemplemanForever Isn’t Long Enough
May 7Blue CactusStranger Again
May 7FougéreStill Life
May 7IceageSeek Shelter
May 7Lionel BoyLionel Boy
May 7Mia JoySpirit Tamer
May 7SquidBright Green Field
May 7White FlowersDay By Day
May 14Sarah NeufeldDetritus
May 14ShaedHigh Dive
May 14St. VincentDaddy's Home
May 14Mob RichWhy No Why
May 14The Black KeysDelta Kream
May 21Gary NumanIntruder
May 21DayglowHarmony House
May 21Gruff RhysSeeking New Gods
May 21Holiday GhostsNorth Street Air
May 21Jim McCullochWhen I Mean What I Say
May 21LambchopShowtunes
May 21Lord HuronLong Lost
May 21ProsperinaFlag
May 21Tyne-James OrganNecessary Evil
May 28black midiCavalcade
May 28Elder IslandSwimming Static
May 28Penelope TrappesPenelope Three
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