A FINAL ADDITION TO THE COIL…
AND THE STORY OF THE WORLD WE LEFT BEHIND
Today the band are delighted to confirm that Barry French is now the permanent drummer for Final Coil. Barry, who first made his name playing for death metallers Sarpanitum, performed in a session capacity on Final Coil’s most recent album, The World We Left Behind For Others. In the wake of those successful sessions the decision was made to offer Barry the position on a permanent basis and the in-demand sticksman has now accepted.
Speaking of the band’s decision to offer Barry a permanent role in Final Coil, front man Phil Stiles explained
“It was very clear from the audition alone, where Barry played through the bulk of
For his part, Barry is equally thrilled to have formalised a long term position within Final Coil.
“After my very first conversation with Phil about trying out, I knew that we would be a perfect fit for each other. To realise my musical ambitions with Final Coil is a massive honour.
During the recording of The World We Left Behind For Others, in Italy at Real Sound Studios, the band captured a large amount of candid film footage, detailing the whole process. This footage has now been edited and put together into a short film that opens a window for fans into the world of Final Coil in the studio. This is the story of how The World We Left Behind For Others became a reality and can be watched on the band’s youtube channel now.