‘PLAY STATIONS!

nme.com is first to bring you details of the band of the moment's autum jaunt...

Coldplay have announced details of their biggest UK tour to date, nme.com can exclusively reveal.

The tour calls at: Cambridge Junction (October 2) Oxford Brookes University (3) Leicester De Montfort University (4) Liverpool Royal Court Theatre (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)Sound City – Cardiff University Great Hall (25)

The band’s debut album, ‘Parachutes’, is still the favourite to win this year’s Mercury Music Prize.

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