Coldplay

New Coldplay album, “Ghost Stories,” due out in May

Coldplay has announced its sixth album, "Ghost Stories," which is due out on May 19. This is the first new Coldplay album since 2011's "Mylo Xyloto." Along with the announcement of "Ghost Stories," Coldplay has shared the new track, "Magic." The song, which you can stream above, is a slow burner with a mellow Chris Martin singing "Call it magic while I'm with you." Last week, Coldplay shared the Bon Iver-esque new song "Midnight." "Ghost Stories" tracklist: 1.

Watch the Lumineers on Jimmy Kimmel

The Lumineers are out gallivanting on the West Coast with Dr. Dog and fellow Coloradan, Nathaniel Rateliff. While in the middle of a two-day stint at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, the Lumineers stopped by "Jimmy Kimmel Live" to perform two songs that weren't "Ho Hey." Read More»

Live review: Keane @ the Ogden Theatre

Coldplay-lite? Many Keane haters think so. Photo from keanemusic.com. Why is Keane not bigger in the U.S. than Coldplay? The links between these two bands are not only musical (the hard-driving electric-piano rock, the unabashed affinity for pure pop), but personal -- in 1997, Chris Martin asked Keane pianist Tim Rice-Oxley to join his new band, Coldplay, Rice-Oxley declined; in 2002, Keane was “discovered” by the same A&R guy who had discovered Coldplay.

Augustana @ the Gothic Theatre

[photopress:aug1.jpg,full,pp_image] Augustana brought their clean-cut, midwestern piano rock to the Gothic Theatre on Saturday. Photos by Chandra Carney. God-fearing rockers Augustana makes the kind of music that reminds you of Keane, which reminds you of the Fray, which reminds you of Coldplay.