Monday, February 09, 2009
Viacom to launch MTV World Stage with Coldplay Tokyo Concert
Eyes around the world will be watching when Coldplay performs live at the Saitama Super Arena in Tokyo, Feb. 27.
The Modern British Rock Superstars off MTV World Stage- a series devoted to providing live access to the world's most popular concerts. MTV described the new weekly show in a press release from MTV International:
MTV World Stage proves that all-the-world IS a stage. The series will be taped in high definition and will feature dozens of multi-genre talent with global relevance. Whether in Athens, Rome, London, Buenos Aires, Beijing or Tokyo, every Friday night is live music night on MTV as fans in 162 countries are transported to front row seats somewhere in the world to experience their favourite recording artists.
Upcoming MTV World Stage concerts feature bands ranging from alternative to teen pop to metal. The Pussycat Dolls and Katy Perry play March 6, followed by Slipknot March 13 and Oasis on March 20.
By Matt O'Hern at 06:08 AM | Comments (3)