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Coldplay announces KeyArena concert on April 25

Post by Craig Sailor / The News Tribune on Dec. 8, 2011 at 12:49 pm |
December 8, 2011 12:54 pm

Coldplay (photo: Sarah Lee)
Live Nation announced today that Coldplay is coming to KeyArena on April 25 as part of their North American tour. It’s the band’s first tour here in nearly three years.

Tickets go on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. and are available at 1-800-745-3000, and

In the meantime watch “Coldplay New Year’s Eve: An Austin City Limits Special” which will air on PBS Stations on December 31.

From the press release:

The band is touring in support of its new RIAA-certified Platinum record, Mylo Xyloto, which has scored the most No. 1 rankings of any album this year worldwide, topping the charts in 34 countries to date. Mylo Xyloto’s first two singles have received GRAMMY nominations – “Every Teardrop is a Waterfall” for Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song, and the Gold-certified “Paradise” for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance. Coldplay is nominated for a People’s Choice Award in the Favorite Band category.

“Charlie Brown,” Coldplay’s next single, will go to radio later this month. You can check out the band performing “Charlie Brown” at summer festivals in this new live video, directed by Mat Whitecross and Mark Rowbotham:

“Austin City Limits,” the world’s longest-running live music television series, will ring in the New Year with a performance by Coldplay. The first-ever ACL New Year’s Eve special – a rare 90-minute episode – can be seen on PBS stations nationwide on Saturday, December 31, at 11 p.m. (check local listings). “Coldplay New Year’s Eve: An Austin City Limits Special” can also be viewed on demand on starting at 11 p.m. ET that evening.

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