Coldplay announce UK arena tour
They will play over here for the first time in two years
Rosie Baker-Smith - 19 September 2011
Following the anticipated upcoming release of new album, ‘Mylo Xyloto’, shows have also been scheduled around
Europe, America and South Africa.
The Glastonbury 2011 headlining band will play three UK arena shows at the Glasgow SECC on 3 December, the Manchester MEN 4 December and the London 02 Arena on 9 December.
The fifth album, released 24 October, includes the singles ‘Every Tear Is A Waterfall’, which climbed to number six in the Official UK Chart, and the newest song, ‘Paradise’, released 12 September.
The band also showcased several tracks from the new album this summer at Glastonbury festival.
International shows beginning 23 September including performances at the iHeartRadio festival in Las Vegas along with shows in Atlanta, Rio De Janeiro and support from The Parlotones in Cape Town and Johannesburg.
The band will then return to Europe for nine arena shows across the UK, France, Germany, Holland and Belgium.
The Coldplay arena show tickets go on general release 9am, Friday 23 September, with links to buy Coldplay tickets available on Virtual Festivals.
Coldplay also played T In The Park 2011 and Oxegen 2011.