Adventure of a Lifetime: Coldplay brings boundless energy and optimism to The Linc

Coldplay | Photo by Cameron Pollack for WXPN |
Coldplay | Photo by Cameron Pollack for WXPN |

I stand now on the precipice of a new decade of my life, its experiences unknown, its joys undiscovered, its sorrows unmeasured. I see a decade quite similar in its turbulence in my rear-view mirror. Throughout the past ten years of my life, I changed in more ways that I could ever care to count, and I greatly appreciate the very few things that, throughout this past decade, remained somewhat constant. Coldplay, as a concept if not as a band, stands among those few. Continue reading →


Rihanna, Coldplay, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Chance The Rapper, Grimes, Car Seat Headrest + more playing Made In America

Coldplay | press photo by Julia Kennedy

Here’s your Made In America lineup: Coldplay, Rihanna, Chance The Rapper, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, DJ Khaled, Jamie XX, Gary Clark, Jr., Lil Uzi Vert, Gallant, Car Seat Headrest, Kevin Devine, Aaron West & The Roaring Twenties, Grimes, ColleGrove (Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz) and more.

It’s happening September 3rd and 4th on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

Tickets go on sale Wednesday, June 22nd through Tidal at 10 a.m. General public on-sale is June 27th at 10 a.m. Continue reading →


XPN MusicNotes: Watch Jimmy Fallon & Chris Martin sing David Bowie’s “Life on Mars?” and 25 more songs added to Library of Congress’ National Registry

Tonight! @fallontonight

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Late night host Jimmy Fallon unleashed his best David Bowie impression earlier this week as he sang Bowie’s classic “Life on Mars?” accompanied by Coldplay’s Chris Martin on piano. Watch. Continue reading →


XPN MusicNotes: Watch trailer for Miles Davis film, Chris Martin imitate Jagger and Bowie, & John Kasich says he’ll reunite Pink Floyd if elected

Exciting news for #milesaheadfilm! #NYFF #worldpremiere #doncheadle @mcgregor_ewan #emayatzycorinealdi

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There’s been a lot of buzz lately on Don Cheadle‘s performance as Miles Davis in the soon to be released film “Miles Ahead.” Now see the first trailer with Chaedle bringing the legendary jazz trumpeter to life. Continue reading →