Great show marred by poor planning


“Now I have been to Europe, I have been to Spain, but there’s nothing quite as beautiful as Malaysian rain. Whenever I’m down and whenever I’m in pain, I love to stand here in Malaysian rain.

”THOSE were the first two lines of an impromptu song performed by Coldplay frontman Chris Martin to 75,000 adoring fans at the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil on Wednesday night.

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Brian Martin is the managing editor of The Star.

   

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