Good evening. This month, TV networks around the world will screen Coldplay : Ghost Stories, a ground-breaking prime-time special based on the band’s forthcoming album. You can watch the trailer above.
Filmed by Grammy-nominated director Paul Dugdale (Adele, Rolling Stones), Coldplay: Ghost Stories was recorded in a custom-built amphitheatre in front of an audience of 800 fans. The show blends a unique in-the-round performance from the band with cinematic vignettes and immersive 360-degree projections.
Confirmed broadcasts are as follows (with many more to come – including Japan and Sweden):
US: 18 May, 7pm ET/PT – NBC
Canada: 18 May, 7pm ET/PT – NBC
UK: 19 May, 9.30pm – Sky Arts 1 HD
Italy: 19 May, 8.10pm – Sky Uno / Sly Arte 10pm / Sky Uno (replica) 11pm
Spain: 19 May, 7.15pm – Canal+1
Australia: 20 May, 9.45pm – Channel 7
France: 22 May, 11.25pm – France 2 in "Alcaline, le Concert"
Denmark: 31 May, 9pm – DR3
Finland: 1 June, 9.55pm – Yle Teema
Belgium: 8 June, 10.15pm – Canvas