Coldplay Releases New Single ‘Midnight’ and Video

The ethereal track is complimented with a haunting black-and-white music video, directed by Mary Wigmore.

Coldplay has unveiled a haunting video for new song “Midnight,” an atmospheric track absent of the anthemic rock elements of earlier chart-toppers, but overflowing with hints that Chris Martin and company have been spinning Bon Iver records pretty hard as they prep a sixth studio album.

Set primarily in a wooded area and shot in negative exposure, the trippy “Midnight” clip follows the band as they dance around to an airy electro-pop arrangement. You also get glimpses of a wandering wolf along with sped-up cityscapes. The video was directed by Mary Wigmore, the godmother of Martin’s daughter Apple with wife Gwyneth Paltrow, and premiered Tuesday on Spiegel Online in Germany. Read more here.

Article by: Billboard


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