Music Notes: Coldplay, Kings of Leon, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame,
Lead singer of Coldplay Chris Martin (C) performs during the Bilbao BBK Life music festival, on July 7, 2011, in the northern Spanish Basque city of Bilbao. AFP PHOTO/ RAFA RIVAS (Photo credit should read RAFA RIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)
BRITISH IDOLS ON AMERICAN IDOL
Look for Coldplay on American Idol tomorrow night (5/3). Undoubtedly the band will chat with host Ryan Seacrest, but according to Chris Martin, you can’t really learn a lot about the band through their interviews.
WATCH IT AGAIN, AND AGAIN
HBO’s Signature channel announced they will air the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremonies for 24 hours on May 5. This year’s inductees include Red Hot Chili Peppers, Guns n Roses (sans Axel), and the Beastie Boys.
OLYMPIC SIZED CONCERT
NME reports the musical start of the BP Olympics is a big concert event in Hyde Park featuring Snow Patrol, Duran Duran, Stereophonics, Paolo Nutini on July 27.
OFF THE MARKET
Kings of Leon’s Jared Followill happily tweeted the news of his engagement to aspiring model Martha Patterson.
posted by Lee.Ann