Coldplay opens today the Optimus Alive festival

ColdplayThe British band Coldplay plays today in The Optimus Alive, at the opening of this festival, which runs until the 9th of July at Passeio Marítimo de Algés. Coldplay are the biggest decoy of the 2011 Optimus Alive, here also will play groups like Foo Fighters, PrimalScream, Chemical Brothers, 30 Seconds to Mars and Jane’s Addiction. There are some news for this edition of Optimus Alive, including a new stage: the Coreto. Here it will be four days of live music, including several groups of traditional Portuguese music and Homens da Luta, the band that represented Portugal at the last European festival of song. The CP provides special trains back to Lisbon and Cascais on the days of the event at 2:30 a.m., 3:00 a.m., 3:30 a.m., 4:00 a.m. and 4:30 a.m., except for the 6th to 7th of July dawn. On this night, the last train leaves at 2:00 a.m.