Mac DeMarco covers Coldplay’s ‘Yellow’ live at Primavera Sound festival – watch

DeMarco's touring bandmate Pierce McGarry helms lead vocals for the live rendition

Mac DeMarco played an impromptu cover of Coldplay hit ‘Yellow’ during his set at Primavera Sound in Barcelona over the weekend.

DeMarco and co played at the Spanish festival on Saturday (May 30), with the Canadian musician’s touring bandmate Pierce McGarry helming the lead vocals for the rendition. See footage below.

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Mac DeMarco will release a new ‘mini LP’ called ‘Another One’ on August 7, featuring “eight freshly written songs”. It follows on from ‘Salad Days’ in 2014, NME‘s Number Two album of last year.

DeMarco will head to the UK this September for headline shows in Bristol, London, Birmingham, Manchester and Glasgow. First though, the singer-songwriter will play a host of festivals in the summer, including this year’s Manchester Parklife, End Of The Road and Field Day in London this coming weekend.

Mac DeMarco plays the following live dates:

Manchester Parklife festival (June 6)
London Field Day festival (7)
Salisbury End Of The Road festival (September 6)
Glasgow ABC (7)
Bristol Motion (8)
London Roundhouse (9)
Birmingham Institute (10)
Manchester Beacons Metro festival (12)