As announced on Friday, May 1st, Capitol Records power house, Coldplay is now giving away free music! No its true, the band has recorded a live album,LefRightLefttRightLeft and will be giving it away to their fans at all remaining non-festival tour dates in 2009. The give away will start with their North American tour date in West Palm Beach, Florida on May 15th. Also if you cannot make it out to a Coldplay show, the album will be made for free download onwww.coldplay.com also on May 15th!
The band says the reason behind the free live album is to say thank you in the recession.
“Playing live is what we love. This album is a thank you to our fans – the people who give us a reason to do it and make it happen.”
The album was recorded over the past year in various cities around the world on the Viva La Vida tour. Its tracklisting is as follows:
1. Glass of Water
4. Strawberry Swing
5. The Hardest Part/Postcards From Far Away
6. Viva La Vida
7. Death Will Never Conquer
8. Fix You
9. Death And All His Friends