Dublin: 12 °C Tuesday 11 May, 2021
Advertisement

Coldplay introduced a Christy Moore classic to their Boston crowd

Riiiiiiide on.

COLDPLAY PLAYED IN Boston’s Gilette Stadium over the weekend, and they pulled out one of their finest covers.

achristy Source: Anwar Hussein/EMPICS Entertainment,Julien Behal/PA Archive

Playing tribute to the massive Irish community in the city, as well as wishing Will Champion a happy birthday, Chris Martin and the band teased a cover.

It’s gonna tie into Boston it’s gonna tie into the amazing Irish heritage that runs through this beautiful area. It’s gonna tie into the fact that tomorrow is a very special day for us, because our beautiful drummer Will Champion is having a birthday.

Of course, it was Christy Moore’s Ride On

He called it one of the “most beautiful songs”, that will “get you through life”.

Source: Nick Bowers/YouTube

It was pretty great

Well, at least the best since they played the song with the man himself at Oxegen in 2011

Source: TheJournal.ie/YouTube

DailyEdge is on Snapchat! Tap the button below to add!

A group of French tourists stuck up this class note when driving around Galway>

11 spectacular views you can only get on the way up Croagh Patrick>

About the author:

Read next:

COMMENTS (4)