Coldplay to release new EP this year

Plus the band will release an album next winter

Coldplay have revealed they will release an new EP at the end of this year.

As previously reported

the foursome were rumoured to have some tracks left over from their sessions for recent chart-topping album ‘Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends’, including a song called ‘Luna’ featuring Kylie Minogue, and were planning to release them.

The EP, which is tentatively scheduled to be released in December, will be called ‘Prospects March’.

Chris Martin and co are also planning on putting out a new album in December 2009.

Speaking to BBC 6music the singer said: “We’re going to put an EP out at Christmas called ‘Prospects March’ and we’re going to release an album next December to end the decade.”

The star added that the EP was already recorded, but they haven’t yet started work on putting the new album together.