Friday, May 1, 2009


Coldplay will be giving away an exclusive live CD, titled LeftRightLeftRightLeft, to all fans attending the Viva La Vida summer tour beginning May 15th, the first date of the band's North American tour and at every remaining live show in 2009. The CD will also be available as a free download during the same time period through their website

"Playing live is what we love," says Coldplay. "This album is a thank you to our fans - the people who give us a reason to do it and the people who make it happen."

Supporting seven-time GRAMMY® winner Coldplay on the North American tour dates will be Pete Yorn (May 15-June 4), Snow Patrol (June 5-21), Amadou & Mariam (July 10-24), Elbow (July 25-August 9), Howling Bells (May 15-21) and Kitty Daisy & Lewis (July 10-August 9). See below for a full itinerary.

The video for Coldplay's latest single from Viva La Vida, "Life In Technicolor ii," has been added at MTV, MTV2 (in Elite 8 rotation), mtvU, MTV Hits and FUSE. Released in June 2008, Viva La Vida charted at No. 1 in 36 countries, including the United States and the United Kingdom, and was the Top Selling Global Album of 2008 according to IFPI, the body that represents the recording industry worldwide. It is also the top-selling digital album in SoundScan history.

The track listing for LeftRightLeftRightLeft is as follows:

1. Glass of Water
2. 42
3. Clocks
4. Strawberry Swing
5. The Hardest Part/Postcards From Far Away
6. Viva La Vida
7. Death Will Never Conquer
8. Fix You
9. Death And All His Friends

Coldplay - 2009 North American Tour Summer Tour

Date City/State Venue
5/15 West Palm Beach, FL Cruzan Amphitheatre
5/17 Atlanta, GA Lakewood Amphitheatre
5/18 Birmingham, AL Verizon Wireless Center Birmingham
5/20 Virginia Beach, VA Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
5/21 Washington, DC Nissan Pavilion
5/23 Hartford, CT Meadows
5/24 Hershey, PA Hershey Stadium
5/26 Philadelphia, PA Susquehanna Center
5/27 Saratoga Springs, NY SPAC
5/30 Pittsburgh, PA Post Gazette Pavilion
6/1 Buffalo, NY Darien Lakes
6/2 Detroit, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
6/4 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center
6/5 Indianapolis, IN Verizon Wireless Music Center
6/6 Nashville, TN Sommet Center
6/9 New Orleans, LA New Orleans Arena
6/10 San Antonio, TX AT&T Center
6/12 Des Moines, IA Wells Fargo Arena
6/13 Omaha, NE Qwest Center
6/15 Winnipeg, MB MTS Centre
6/17 Calgary, AB Pengrowth Saddledome
6/18 Edmonton, AB Northlands
6/20 Vancouver, BC GM Place
6/21 Vancouver, BC GM Place
7/10 Portland, OR The Amphitheater at Clark County
7/11 George, WA The Gorge Amphitheatre
7/13 San Francisco, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre
7/14 Sacramento, CA Sleep Train Amphitheatre
7/16 San Diego, CA Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre
7/18 Carson, CA Home Depot Center
7/19 Irvine, CA Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
7/21 Dallas, TX Center
7/22 Houston, TX Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
7/24 Maryland Heights, MO Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
7/25 East Troy, WI Alpine Valley Music Theatre
7/30 Toronto, ON Rogers Centre
8/2 Liberty State Park, NJ All Points West Music & Arts Festival
8/3 Mansfield, MA Comcast Center
8/6 Raleigh, NC Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion
8/7 Charlotte, NC Charlotte Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
8/9 Tampa, FL Ford Amphitheatre

Supporting acts:
Pete Yorn - May 15-June 4
Howling Bells - May 15-21
Snow Patrol - June 5-21
Amadou & Mariam - July 10-24
Kitty, Daisy & Lewis - July 10-August 9
Elbow - July 25-August 9

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