Liverpool’s Sound City announces The Coral

Sound City – the UK’s biggest city-based festival – announces The Coral as an headline act.

Taking place on 28 & 29 May 2016 at the Liverpool Waters Bramley-Moore Dock. The band has also announced details of a new album and tour.

The Coral’s singer, James Skelly, said: “Sound City is a great festival and the setting is just incredible. We’re really looking forward to the headline slot and being back in Liverpool. It’s going to be a very special show.”

The Sound City show, the band’s first in Liverpool for five years,

Dave Pichilingi, Sound City CEO: “The Coral have always been on our wish list and we are absolutely delighted they have chosen Sound City for their return. We’re expecting some big scenes when they close the Atlantic Stageon Sunday night, facing out across the water to their Wirral home.

“They are part of the DNA of this city and occupy a very special place in our hearts. It’s going to be a landmark show and one not to miss.”

With hundreds of bands, performers, happenings and experiences still to be announced

Tickets for Sound City 2016 go on sale 9am Friday 27 November