Bono may have jokingly called Chris Martin a "wanker" this week, but Martin responded in the most emphatic way possible last night as he led Coldplay through an outstanding night of modern rock, reports theage.com.au.
Playing the first of three shows at Rod Laver Arena on their first tour in almost three years, the band are more than 100 shows into a world tour and have their 90-minute arena extravaganza down pat. The multi-stage performance features two catwalks and umpteen multimedia tricks. Last year was a reinvigorating one for Coldplay, which employed famed producer Brian Eno to help them record their fourth album, Viva La Vida.
Read the full Melbourne review at the Coldplay Live forum here [thanks mimixxx]