Part two of our interview with director Mat Whitecross. Mat talks to Esme Peach about his top roadie survival tips, being inspired by film and dressing up as an aubergine…
E: From Cathy Come Home to The End of the Line and Bully, films have... Read More
Part one: Oxfam’s Esme Peach talks to director and friend of the band Mat Whitecross on baths with Coldplay, making movies, and dancing politicians. Part two will be published tomorrow.
Esme: What ho, Mr Whitecross! Thanks for chatting to me... Read More
One of my very favouritest things on this leg of the MX tour has been fan fashion.
Just when I think there is no other humanly-possible way to customise a t-shirt, paint your face up, or Mylo Xyloto yourself, I meet a new fan who styles it up in a... Read More
Yellow is my mum’s fave Coldplay song.
She tells me this every time I mention I’m on tour with Coldplay. So, in tribute to my mamacita, and because the song was playing on loop in my head throughout the tour, I thought we’d have a 24 hour... Read More
Hello, so I’m Oxfam Esme. The ‘fake Oxfam Rachel’ for a week, according to some of the Coldplay crew who are bit baffled by the temporary switch and the strange name.
I’m a Brit abroad like Rach, although a lot of Toronto Coldplay fans... Read More