Coldplay: The band, onstage and off
The 2011 Coldplay Billboard cover.

As Coldplay finishes the new "Mylo Xyloto," a candid and detailed conversation with Chris Martin, Jonny Buckland and manager Dave Holmes about harvesting the best songs, executing a bold global plan-and choosing to create without fear.

He offers a Perrier. In his dressing room, prior to a gig at UCLA's Los Angeles Tennis Center,