As its 2015 album A Head Full of Dreams nears its first birthday, Coldplay is back at work, assuring fans even more new music is on the way. On Monday (Nov. 21), band leader Chris Martin announced that the quartet plans to release a new EP next year.
The out-of-the-blue unveiling of the Kaleidoscope EP comes weeks after Coldplay announced a 2017 North American arena-stadium tour to go along with previously-known European dates for the new year. So far, no other Kaleidoscope details (release date, track list, etc.) are known, though its name comes from an interlude track on the 2015 album. in addition to complementing the multi-colored, spectrum-covering aesthetic of virtually all Coldplay-related artwork since.