Yes, the new Coldplay album so far is not sucking. Congrats everybody! But the videos will continue to take themselves seriously. In this preview clip for the “Violet Hill” video, Chris Martin and The Other Guys don their dusty and rugged sorta-military-jacket-things in a classic looking courtyard and proceed to not look at each other because that is a very dramatic thing to do:
Nice armbands, Chris. We’ve coined a term for your new style with some simple sartorial arithmetic.
+ The Adam Ant
= The COLDPLANT. Yay everybody we did it.. (Nice compare, Goldenfiddle.)