Viva Coldplay: A Biography [NOOK Book]

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Author Martin Roach reveals how the band members met, played their early gigs, financed their own early EPs and how - with four hit albums under their belt - they still continue to maintain a tight degree of control over their output. Featuring insights into Coldplay's professional insecurities and anxieties and the notoriously angst-ridden personality of lead vocalist Chris Martin, this is an in-depth portrait of one of Britain's most successful bands of the new millennium. Fully illustrated and including a ...
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Viva Coldplay: A Biography

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Overview

Author Martin Roach reveals how the band members met, played their early gigs, financed their own early EPs and how - with four hit albums under their belt - they still continue to maintain a tight degree of control over their output. Featuring insights into Coldplay's professional insecurities and anxieties and the notoriously angst-ridden personality of lead vocalist Chris Martin, this is an in-depth portrait of one of Britain's most successful bands of the new millennium. Fully illustrated and including a comprehensive discography.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780857125941
  • Publisher: Music Sales Corporation
  • Publication date: 5/16/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

Introduction vii

1 Winners and Losers In Cool Britannia 1

2 Safety In Numbers 13

3 Harvest Festivals And The Feeding Of The 100,000 25

4 Turning Up The Heat 29

5 Yellow 35

6 One Thousand, Two Thousand, Three Thousand... Check... Five Million 43

7 (Un)fitter, But Happier? 51

8 Bed-wetters, Plain And Simple 57

9 Cauliflower-gate 63

10 Spending Time With Uncle Sam (Inc.) 71

11 The Yellow Man 79

12 Mac The Knife 85

13 The Rush Begins 95

14 Going Round The Bends 109

15 Sneaking In Through The (Sliding) Doors 115

16 When Will We Be Kings? 121

17 Memories From My Father's Car 125

18 New Beginnings 131

19 Off The Radar 139

20 Alien Digital Rabbits Etc 147

21 X&Y 155

22 Drumsticks 167

23 The Fabulous Baker Boys 173

24 "Have we Cracked It Yet?" 185

25 A Fresh Start 195

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 6, 2014

    Who has heard Atlas

    By these guys. Its from catching fire. I love paradise. And viva la vida. And speed of life.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 20, 2014

    Cp

    Coldplay rocks i love sky full of stars (song) chris martin is awesome

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 10, 2013

    Oh uea

    So like yea colplay is soooooo awesome they r amazing my favorite song is paradise then viva la vida then fix you then clocks!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 1, 2013

    HE IS MINE

    CHRIS MARTIN IS MINNE!!!!!:0

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 29, 2013

    Best book ever

    I love viva la vida and paradise and clocks and all of their songs

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 27, 2013

    Plz

    Post lyrics to paradise

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 22, 2013

    Coldplay

    Good book and awesome read.Coldplay is freaking Amazing ps. Favorite song Sparks

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 8, 2013

    GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

    I LOVE COLDPLAY SOOOOOOO MUCH THAT WHEN SOMEONE ASKS ME MY FAVORITE THING I SAY "besides minecraft,coldplay" GOOOOOIOOOOOO GOOOO GOOOOOOO COLDPLAY

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