Jump to content
🛒 SHOP THE NEW CHRISTMAS LIGHTS COLLECTION 🛒
I ran away

===The Ultimate Oldplayers' Music Thread - Music that Oldplayers will like===

Recommended Posts

This thread is a sister-thread to the hugely popular Oldplaying thread (to be found here: www.coldplaying.com/forum/index.php?threads/the-ultimate-oldplaying-thread-s-bs-tbr-p-arobtth-x-y-vlv.104785/). We Oldplayers all know that Coldplay have musically moved far from their original sound and style and most of us just cannot connect as well to their newer music.

 

So the purpose of this thread is to collect songs and music from the wide world of music out there that you believe may appeal to other Oldplayers ! Does it sound like early Coldplay to your ears ? Or perhaps, does it touch on similar themes ? Might it even have the slight melancholic but at the same time warm and hopeful vibe that was so characteristic to early Coldplay ? In short, do you believe someone who loves Oldplay might like it ?

 

Then post it here ! If possible, post a YouTube link so that we can listen to it right away.

 

I will begin with two songs that Oldplayers may like:

 

Young The Giant - Garands. Complex layering, great vocals and a verse melody resembling the one in Clocks - in short, reminiscent of AROBTTH Era Coldplay.

 

Family Of The Year - Hero. Beautifully melancholic and folky - slightly reminiscent of Parachutes Era Coldplay.

 

I hope you will enjoy the thread and we will discover many beautiful songs together !

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I love this band called A Silent Film. Theyre British and they very much sound like early Coldplay

 

 

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Is this your "high up above or down below" project?

I don't think it is....

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Is this your "high up above or down below" project?

I don't think it is....

 

No, it isn't. That one is something completely different, which needs much, much more preparation.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest kmm1482

Any Bloc Party 'Silent Alarm' love in here? :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Any Bloc Party 'Silent Alarm' love in here? :)

Yessss!!!! What a debut that was. Have never heard anything as fresh and energetic. The new Bloc Party is sadly quite the opposite.

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Too lazy to post a link on mobile, so... Oasis! But I think almost every ©oldplayer knows them, so I'll post some others when I have time.

 

 

Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest kmm1482
Yessss!!!! What a debut that was. Have never heard anything as fresh and energetic. The new Bloc Party is sadly quite the opposite.

 

 

A Weekend in the City was decent no where near as good as SA. You're right, they're almost unrecognizable now. (Sounds familiar)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
A song that describes Oldplayers:

 

 

Haha. I just assumed we all loved Keane!

 

But have a listen to A Silent Film, you all. They're the band I'm always promoting even though I'm not their manager lol

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
I don't like Keane...

 

It was a tongue in cheek comment. But what's not to like about Keane?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now



×
×
  • Create New...