Why did Ocean Colour Scene split up?

Why did Ocean Colour Scene split up?

OCEAN Colour Scene star Damon Minchella has been forced out of the group after a mystery punch-up. The bassist lost a front tooth in a backstage ‘incident’ and walked out on the Birmingham band’s unplugged tour in Ireland.

Where is Ocean Colour Scene from?


Ocean Colour Scene
Origin Birmingham, England
Genres Alternative rock indie rock blues rock Britpop baggy (early)
Years active 1989–present
Labels Fontana Island Sanctuary Moseley Shoals Cooking Vinyl

Why did Damon Minchella leave Ocean Colour Scene?

A statement from band manager Chris Cradock on the band’s official website reads: “As some of you are aware, for the last four gigs in Ireland, Damon was missing from the line up, the reason being that after the gig at Castlebar he decided that he no longer wanted to be a part of Ocean Colour Scene, evidently this was …

Which Ocean Colour Scene song was written about Scotland?

The Riverboat Song
“The Riverboat Song” is a song by British band Ocean Colour Scene. It is heavily influenced by Led Zeppelin’s “Four Sticks”, from which it takes its main riff and a number of lyrics. The song is written in 6/8 swing time….Charts.

Chart (1996) Peak position
Scotland (OCC) 13
UK Singles (OCC) 15

Who is the lead singer of Ocean Colour scene?

Simon Fowler
Simon Fowler of Ocean Colour Scene was forced to declare his sexuality at the height of his group’s success, despite his feeling that it was irrelevant. The resolutely ‘in’ lead singer of the successful indie group must have his reasons, possibly familial, for not star-jumping out of the closet.

What was the name of Ocean Colour scene first album?

Ocean Colour Scene
Ocean Colour Scene/First album

Are Ocean Colour scene touring?

Ocean Colour Scene have added a second London show to their 2020 tour. Ocean Colour Scene have announced a UK and Ireland tour for December 2020.

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