Acoustic (Coldplay EP)

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Acoustic EP
(Sparks EP)
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EP by Coldplay
Released 29 October 2000
Recorded Parr Street, Liverpool
Genre Alternative rock, acoustic
Length 37:28
Label Parlophone, EMI
Producer Ken Nelson, Coldplay, Sam Cunningham, Chris Allison
Coldplay chronology
Acoustic EP
Trouble – Norwegian Live EP

Acoustic EP (also named as Sparks EP) is a promotional EP by the British alternative rock band Coldplay, released on 29 October 2000,[1] after the release of their debut album, Parachutes. The EP was distributed with The Independent in the United Kingdom.

The EP is notable for its acoustic version of "Yellow". The acoustic version of "Yellow" was originally broadcast on the Jo Whiley Lunchtime Social on BBC Radio 1, September 4, 2000. The EP also featured the video for "Yellow" in QuickTime format.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Sparks" 3:48
2. "Careful Where You Stand" 3:53
3. "Yellow" (Acoustic version of Jo Whiley’s Lunchtime Social) 4:17
4. "See You Soon" 4:00
5. "Yellow" (Music Video) 4:31
Total length: 21:20


  1. ^ "Information of "Acoustic EP"". Allmusic. Allmusic. Retrieved 17 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Acoustic EP on WikiColdplay". Coldplaying. WikiColdplay. Retrieved 17 January 2016. 

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