In case you don’t live in New York and/or London and are unable to attend one of Coldplay’s upcoming free shows during its promotional blitz for Viva La Vida (releasing June 17), find comfort in the fact that Chris Martin and co. have booked an extensive tour (produced by Live Nation) of North America, launching off June 29th in Philadelphia that will keep the multi-platinum English lads on the road until late November.

Registration for Coldplay’s free shows in New York (June 23rd at Madison Square Garden) and London (June 16th at Brixton Academy) begins today, May 9, until June 1st. Winners will be notified on June 5th. Visit http://www.coldplay.com for more information.

Coldplay are confirmed to perform on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart on June 26th, and the The TODAY Show on June 27th.

Upcoming North American tour dates are as follows:

COLDPLAY – “VIVA LA VIDA” NORTH AMERICAN TOUR
(all dates are subject to change)

Date City Venue Public On Sale Date

6/29 Philadelphia, PA Wachovia Center 5/16
7/2 Washington, DC Verizon Center 5/17
7/3 Hartford, CT XL Center 5/17
7/5 Detroit, MI The Palace of Auburn Hills 5/17
7/6 Cleveland, OH Quicken Loans Arena 5/17
7/8 St. Paul, MN Xcel Energy Center 5/17
7/9 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center 5/17
7/10 Oklahoma City, OK Ford Center 5/16
7/12 Phoenix, AZ Jobing.com Arena 5/17
7/19 Las Vegas, NV MGM Grand Garden Arena 5/17
7/21 Sacramento, CA ARCO Arena
7/24 San Jose, CA HP Pavilion
7/27 Pemberton, BC Pemberton Festival
7/29 Edmonton, AB Rexall Place
7/30 Calgary, AB Pengrowth Saddledome
8/1 Winnipeg, MB MTS Centre
8/3 Omaha, NE Qwest Center
8/4 Chicago, IL United Center
10/20 Montreal, QC Bell Centre
10/21 Ottawa, ON Scotiabank Place
10/26 East Rutherford, NJ Izod Center
10/29 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
10/30 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre
11/3 Boston, MA TD Banknorth Garden
11/11 Atlanta, GA Philips Arena
11/18 Houston, TX Toyota Center
11/19 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center
11/21 Denver, CO Pepsi Center
11/22 Salt Lake City, UT Energy Solutions Arena