Next month, TV networks around the world will screen Coldplay : Ghost Stories, a ground-breaking prime-time special based on the band’s forthcoming album. The UK broadcast details will be announced soon.

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.

A trailer for the TV special can be viewed at now.

Coldplay’s sixth album, Ghost Stories, features the single “Magic” and is released worldwide on Monday, May 19.

Photograph by Pete Ohs.