Haven't had any luck with writing lately, so I attempted covering Coldplay haha. Downloaded the midi and ran most of it through instances of Halion and Padshop in Cubase, and I restrung and cleaned up my old Tele for the guitar parts!
Taken from Ultimate-guitar.com :
Coldplay is being sued by a man who calls himself a "well-talented" yet "unknown" songwriter. The man claims the band straight up jacked three of the nearly 4,000 songs he's written in his lifetime, reports TMZ.com.
Sammie Lee Smith filed a lawsuit against the...
As we know, Joe Satriani sued Coldplay for stealing the melody from "If I Could Fly" to put into "Viva La Vida".
That was some time ago.
Now Coldplay is bringing a tour to Australia.
Not only is Viva La Vida going to be performed, but the tour is actually called the "Viva La Vida Tour".
Well, a few people on you_tube have been posting edits of both these songs spliced together... They do sound similar!
Basically Coldplay's latest hit (used on Apple adverts) Viva La Vida sounds a lot like Satch's If I Could Fly from 2004...