Coldplay Will Rock in Rio

The upcoming Rock in Rio festival will host acts such as Coldplay, Snow Patrol, Red Hot Chili Peppers. It will be held at the end of September/early October 2011. The first festival was held in 1985 and organized by the Brazilian entrepreneur Roberto Medina.

The first edition of the festival attracted 1.5m people and Rock in Rio has also been held in Portugal and Spain.