American Express Unstaged To Feature Coldplay As A Live Vevo Event On YouTube
October 6, 2011 at 7:49 AM (PT)
AMERICAN EXPRESS, in partnership with VEVO and YOUTUBE, have tapped COLDPLAY to be the latest performer in its livestream music series, "AMERICAN EXPRESS UNSTAGED." The performance will be livestreamed globally from one of SPAIN's most famous arenas, PLAZA DE TOROS DE LAS VENTAS in MADRID, at 4p ET/1:00p PT on WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26th at www.youtube.com/coldplayVEVO and will be available on mobile devices via VEVO and YOUTUBE apps for iPHONE, iPOD TOUCH, iPAD and ANDROID.
The global event will come just two days after COLDPLAY's fifth studio album, MYLO XYLOTO (CAPITOL RECORDS), hits stores.
Speaking from SOUTH AFRICA where the band is preparing for the "AMERICAN EXPRESS UNSTAGED" performance with sold-out stadium shows in CAPE TOWN and JOHANNESBURG, lead singer CHRIS MARTIN said, "ANTON CORBIJN has been a big hero to us for a long long time so we're thrilled to be beaming this concert out to the world through his cinematic lens. We can’t wait to share this experience with him and with all of our fans watching 'AMERICAN EXPRESS UNSTAGED' around the world. It's going to be special."