So, I know there's a lot of buzz going around about Joe Satriani suing Coldplay for plagiarism, the latest in a series of allegations that "Viva La Vida" is, in fact, stolen.
Personally, I think that the answer to the controversy is just that Coldplay made a simple effing song composed of the same repeated chords. A kid learning to play guitar could probably accidentally stumble upon the beginning riffs of "Viva La Vida."
Still, if YouTube is allowed as evidence in court, Coldplay might be in trouble:
All the Best on a Tuesday (ATBOAT),