YouTube Streams Coldplay Concert

Publication: Mashable

Title: Coldplay Live Streams Free Concert on YouTube

Article by: Zachary Sniderman

http://mashable.com/2011/10/26/coldplay-livestream-youtube/

On Wednesday October 26, Coldplay streamed a live concert on YouTube via the American Express Unstaged performance series.  The concert was physically held in Madrid and American Express rented out four large screens in Times Square to broadcast the concert- with audio too!

If you watched online, you could have viewed the concert from different cameras- director’s cut, main stage, and aerial view were options.  There was also a live chat held on YouTube.
YouTube had also used this format earlier this year at Coachella.  It seems that both events were very successful, so I’d expect more of the same in the future.

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