Release Date: Feb 10, 2004
Record label: Deltasonic / Columbia
Genre(s): Indie, Rock
The Coral's first album was that rare thing: an eccentric, brooding, cock-eyed bunch of tunes that came out of nowhere and became both a critical and commercial success. Hot on its heels, here's the follow-up. Presumably the band felt they were on a roll; unfortunately, pretty though much of Magic and Medicine is, it's an ultimately frustrating piece of work.