pridie nonas decembres ca. 235 — martyrdom of Barbara … and a decade ago at rogueclassicism, we first heard/read about a certain Coldplay singer’s Classical predelictions … we were also reading about a bit of a shakeup at Yale …
Kevin McCabe used to do the biz at Parlophone for Coldplay, Blur, Radiohead, Gorillaz, Paul McCartney, Kylie Minogue, The Verve and David Bowie. Now Parlophone is owned by Warner, he’ll be doing it for a growing bunch of indies loosely linked to the big beast. Bryn Terfel, he could be your man. Press release: […]
NY-based Mario Hugo directs a celestial music video for Coldplay’s Atlas. Posted on Motionographer Posted on Motionographer
Apparently, when Harvey Weinstein asked U2 to write a song for Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, he got “the fastest ‘yes’ I have ever received.” I’m sad to say the result sounds, to my ears anyway, like Coldplay imitating U2, and not very well. But I’m still looking forward to seeing Idris Elba portray Nelson Mandela. The movie opens in the U.S. next week. (Via Rolling Stone.)
Madonna, Lady Gaga, and Coldplay take home top dollars.
(out of four) The end credits for "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" roll to the tune of "Atlas," a new track from Coldplay. This does not match.While the song practically tells your heart, "Continue at regular speed or perhaps nap,"Show More Summary
by Alex Balk "That night, after Mr. Ballmer watched his son sing at his high-school baccalaureate ceremony—a Coldplay song with the lyrics: 'It's such a shame for us to part; nobody said it was easy; no one ever said it would be this hard'—he says he told his wife and three sons he was probably leaving Microsoft. Show More Summary
Next week, Jonathan Meiburg’s soaring, contemplative band Shearwater will release their new all-covers album Fellow Travelers, in which the band takes on songs by groups like Folk Implosion, St. Vincent, Wye Oak, and, uh, Coldplay. There’s also one new song: “A Wake For The Minotaur,” a duet with Sharon Van Etten. We’ve already posted their [...]
Come on over to on Criminal Records next week to see a special in store performance from Charli XCX! The show with be held on Tuesday, November 19th at 5:30pm. Having supported such acts as Coldplay, Santigold, and Sleigh Bells, Charli XCX brings her crunchy beats, fuzzy synths, bittersweet melodies to Atlanta to delight listeners with her unique [...]
The soundtrack for the second Hunger Games movie comes out a week from today, and contributions from Coldplay and The National have already hit the Web. But for my money the best track so far is this one from Lorde, which premiered in preview form on the MTV site yesterday. Show More Summary
The latest offering from the star-studded soundtrack to the upcoming "Hunger Games" movie, "Catching Fire," is a song from The Weeknd. Called "Devil May Cry," the track joins recordings from Coldplay, Christina Aguilera, Lorde, and The Lumineers on the record. Show More Summary
The "Hunger Games: Catching Fire" soundtrack features some pretty great bands, including Coldplay, Of Monsters and Men, and The National. One highly anticipated new song off the soundtrack has just been released — 17-year-old New Zealand...Show More Summary
In Anand's chess lab: computers, cashew, chocolates, Coldplay Express News Service : Sat Nov 09 2013, 11:07 hrs When you enter the spacious suite on the top floor of the Hyatt Regency hotel in Chennai, you may expect glamour and extravaganza,...Show More Summary
He didn't do it ironically. He didn't even try to rap it. He just sang it. Because he likes it.
Recently in Syracuse, New York, lovable rap upstart Chance the Rapper covered Coldplay’s perennial network… Read more articles like "Chance the Rapper covers Coldplay’s “Fix You”" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
The man can sing. Kinda.
In this clip from his November 6th Social Experiment Tour performance in Syrcause, NY, Chance covers Coldplay’s “Fix You”. Not bad. Spotted: Miss Info Previously: Chance The Rapper Kicks Off the Social Experiment Tour
Among the many vocal weapons in Chicago whiz kid Chance The Rapper’s arsenal is a fervent sing-songy rasp. Singles like “Juice” and “Good Ass Intro” from his acclaimed Acid Rap mixtape depend on it. But we’ve never seen him try anything like this before: Last night in Syracuse, Chance decided to cover Coldplay’s ultra-schmaltzy 2005 [...]
"Hunger Games" fans can finally hear another track from the "Catching Fire" soundtrack. The National has officially released their contribution to the film's musical accompaniment, which also features Lorde, Coldplay and Christina Aguilera. Show More Summary
Chris Martin spends some time with his kids Moses and Apple during a stroll on Monday (November 4) in Los Angeles. The 36-year-old Coldplay front man was joined on the outing by the family’s pet pooch. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Chris Martin Last week, Chris was spotted heading to Kanye West‘s Yeezue [...]