have denied reports that Gwyneth Paltrow
will join her ex-partner Chris Martin
's band on tour, NME
According to a report yesterday, the actress was planning on joining the group on the road so that her and Martin's children Apple
will be able to spend time with their father.
However, speaking to NME, Coldplay's spokesperson has since denied this, reiterating that no tour dates have yet been announced.
Earlier this month Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow announced their separation via an online newsletter for Paltrow's GOOP
magazine. The pair, who married in 2003, said that they were "Conscious Uncoupling."
Coldplay's new album, "Ghost Stories
" will be released on May 19. Last month, the band played the new album in its entirety for the first time to 800 fans on a movie soundstage at Sony Studios in Los Angeles. The gig was recorded as part of a DVD extra for the album.
The band also previewed a couple of the album's tracks at SXSW
, performing at the first ever iTunes Festival
show at the US event in Austin, Texas last month.