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It all started in August 2008, when lead guitarist Grégory Giraudo and vocalist Carl Lindquist met online. It happened when Grégory , after two years in the Conservatory for Music and with a Masters degree in Musicology in his hands, got seduced by the powerful and unique voice of this young Swedish singer, Carl Lindquist, covering some famous songs on YouTube.
It didn't take long before the duet started to work on demo songs together through the internet. Their collaboration gave birth to a first EP entitled, "Carrion Comfort", released in June 2009.
The 4 tracks demo was really well received by numerous websites and magazines, giving one after the other positive and encouraging feedbacks. Even the famous magazine Sweden Rock, praised the potential of the project, and their members.
The original collaboration between these two folks very soon gave birth to a real band with the addition of rhythm guitarist Nicolas Kasbarian, drummer Jérémy Vannereau and bassist Rémi Brard, recently replaced by Florent Poulhès.
The band, ready and set in motion with these new additions, proved that the musicians had the capability to portray their musical touch and complex songs live to an audience at many times. Their performances were very well received every time they played to a crowd. Proof that Coexistence was meant to be more than just a studio project.
In July 2010, the band headed to the THD studio in the South of France to start recording their first album. It took them nothing less than an entire year to passionately craft and polish these 10 tracks to the new and first album entitled, "Flow".
In April 2012, Coexistence signed a record deal with the American label CD Inzane LLC. Their debut album, "Flow" was officially released July 31st last summer, worldwide. Coexistence next goal now is to get to a real stage and play to the world. At the same time they are currently working on their 2nd album, scheduled to be released later this year.
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