Carmel were an English jazz-pop/soul combo from Manchester led by the namesake vocalist Carmel McCourt (born Nov. 24, 1958). The band debuted with a self-titled EP on Red Flame in 1982, followed by four albums on London Records between 1984 and 1989.

Members: Carmel McCourt (vocals), Jim Parris (bass), Gerry Darby (drums)


  • Carmel (EP, 1982)
  • The Drum Is Everything (1984)
  • The Falling (1986)
  • Everybody’s Got a Little… Soul (1987)
  • Set Me Free (1989)
  • Good News (1992)

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