CHRISTMAS ‘PLAY!

The band close an astounding year with a special London gig...

Coldplay are to play a one-off LONDON show at Christmas, nme.com can reveal.

The band, who played at last weekend’s V2000 festival, are now confirmed to play at the Kentish Town Forum on December 18. Tickets are priced #12, and on sale now.

The show is a one-off and will not be part of a UK tour.

Coldplay have also announced a comprehensive UK tour for autumn. They play: Cambridge Junction (October 2) Oxford Brookes University (3) Leicester De Montfort University (4) Liverpool Royal Court (6) Belfast Ulster Hall (8) Dublin Olympia (9) Glasgow Barrowlands (10) Edinburgh Liquid Rooms (11) Newcastle University (12) Sheffield Leadmill (14) Manchester University (15) Leeds Met University (16) Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall (18) Bristol Anson Rooms (19) Portsmouth Pyramids (20) London Shepherd’s Bush Empire (22-23) Cardiff University (25)

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