William Edward Ryder-Jones (born 10 August 1983) is an English singer-songwriter, musician, producer and composer from West Kirby, Merseyside. He co-founded the band The Coral, together with James Skelly, Lee Southall, Paul Duffy, and Ian Skelly, playing as their lead guitarist from 1996 until 2008. He has since pursued a solo career, writing both his own albums and film scores, as well as producing records for other artists and appearing as a session musician.
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For the first time the singer-songwriter discusses the turmoil behind his first record's creation - and why he's performing the LP for the first time next week (9 Oct). live a week today (9 October) at Manchester Cathedral as part of Manchester Camerata's Upclose series of gigs with the Manchester Literature Festival. See Manchestercamerata. The record is a 'soundtrack' Italo Calvino's novel If On A Winters Night A Traveler, and in a guest column for Q, Ryder Jones explains how.
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Bill Ryder-Jones tours with his second album with Saint-Saviour this December. All dates can be found here. And if you’re interested in words and music check out Louder Than Words Festival in Manchester 14-16 November. All words by Louisa Zimmer. Image by Sophie Jarry. Bands Books UK Interviews Music.
Album · 2012 · 3 Songs. Remixes - Single Bill Ryder-Jones. Listen on Apple Music.
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Bill Ryder-Jones has taken no chances: he’s based his debut solo album on Italo Calvino’s 1979 post-modern, metafictional novel, If on a Winter’s Night a Traveler. Those adjectives will be enough to send shudders down the spines of many fans of Ryder-Jones’ previous band, The Coral – he left after their fifth album in 2008 – and certainly they’re unlikely to find any of the psychedelia that characterises the Liverpool band’s work here