Coldplay reveal ‘concept’ album details

Chris Martin says the bands new album has a theme

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Coldplay‘s Chris Martin has revealed that the band’s forthcoming new record is a “concept album”.

Although he is yet to reveal the album’s title or release date, Martin confirmed that it is “a concept album but it’s supposed to be very personal within a big framework”.

Speaking about the concept, Martin told BBC News: “It’s from the point of view of two people who are a bit lost.”

He added: “Two like-minded outsiders who meet in a very difficult environment and therefore have a journey together.”

The band have been working with Brian Eno and producer Marcus Dravs on sessions for the follow-up to 2008’s ‘Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends’, with Martin saying they “spent a year making a lot of noise”.

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