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The band’s 2022 world stadium tour comes with an emphasis on environmental sustainability, and commenced with a gig on the Estadio Nacional within the Costa Rican capital San Jose on March 18.
European dates for the tour start in July and UK dates in August, together with six exhibits at London’s Wembley Stadium. See the complete dates under and discover tickets to their upcoming UK dates right here.
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Discussing the thought behind the tour, Coldplay stated in an announcement: “We’re very aware that the planet is dealing with a local weather disaster. So we’ve spent the final two years consulting with environmental consultants to make this tour as sustainable as doable, and, simply as importantly, to harness the tour’s potential to push issues ahead.”
They added: “We gained’t get every little thing proper, however we’re dedicated to doing every little thing we are able to and sharing what we study. It’s a piece in progress and we’re actually grateful for the assistance we’ve had thus far. If you happen to’d like to return to a present and sing with us, we’re so excited to see you.”
In Could, the band launched a particular app to accompany their world tour to assist their followers plan low-carbon and sustainable journey routes to and from their exhibits.
Elsewhere, the band have been amongst quite a few high-profile names that signed an open letter final month urging world leaders to take motion on the urgent affairs of utmost poverty and local weather change.
Within the letter, they – and dozens extra – name on billionaires, trade magnates, leaders of rich nations (reminiscent of these within the G7 and G20), and different folks of serious affect “to step up by totally committing the funding essential to deal with the challenges we face”.