Chris Martin may have declared to the world that it's sick of him and his band, and hey, who should know better than the gazillion or so people who put his last album to number one in 28 countries simultaneously than Chris himself, but it hasn't stopped him from getting behind the microphone again.
At least that's according to andPOP, who claim that whilst Pa Apple was at Abbey Road preparing for a secret gig for radio 1 he recorded a duet with Kanye 'Diamond Geezer' West, in town to record a track for Mission Impossible 3; possibly the only good thing about that film then. One to file away under the 'could we care less' heading maybe.
We're helpfully informed that there's
No word yet on whether or not the song will be released, or which artist would release it.
The queue for Ladbrokes starts here.
In related news, Boing Boing wonder whether Kanye's gold glitter glam girl gang get up at the Brits may have been influenced by the works of Italian performance artist Vanessa Beecroft (yeah, we said who too). Make your own minds up by checking out the 'bigger' pics here. WARNING: naked female anatomy is clearly on display! Except that. Oh. Bugger.
Perhaps you're just better off heading down to The Social on Little Portland Street tomorrow night at 7pm for this month's Health And Happiness where for absolutely totally free you can the catch cool indie-bluegrass stylings from london-based Stagecoach; reclusive london-based country rockers Sonny, playing their third gig since about 1976 (this may be an overstatement on the promoter's part) and The September Gurls stepping straight off a flight from la to the social.
Still our favourite recommended monthly intake of country, bluegrass, blues and other music for uplifting gourmandizers.