Coldplay to Release "Mylo Xyloto" on Oct. 25
Mon, 15 Aug 2011 13:03:17
Coldplay will finally release their fifth studio album, Mylo Xyloto (pronounced my-lo zy-letoe), will be released in the US. on Oct. 25th by Capitol Records. Produced by Markus Dravs, Daniel Green and Rik Simpson, with enoxification and additional composition by Brian Eno, Mylo Xyloto follows 2008's Viva La Vida, which charted at No. 1 in 36 countries, including the United States and the United Kingdom.
Mylo Xyloto will be released in digital, CD and vinyl formats. The 180-gram vinyl edition will include a 12" x 36" poster. A special limited edition Pop-Up Album version will also be available, which will include a 12" x 12" hardback book containing graffiti pop-up art designed by David A. Carter, vinyl, CD and exclusive content including photographs, excerpts from the studio diary and the band's personal notebooks. Half of the CDs will be packaged with the full color artwork as the cover while the other 50% will have the CD booklet flipped, showing the silver initials "M X" via a die-cut sheet placed over the color image. We love that the band is making the artwork as crucial as the actual music. Nice job, British gents.
"Paradise," the follow-up to Coldplay's current single, "Every Teardrop Is a Waterfall," will be released as a commercial single on Sept. 12. It will ship to radio the same day.
Are you stoked for Mylo Xyloto?