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Watch: Coldplay to air Ghost Stories TV special

1 of 1 Coldplay: Sky Arts full of stars
Coldplay: Sky Arts full of stars

Coldplay will premiere a Ghost Stories TV special as part of a night of programming dedicated to the band on Sky Arts 1 on Monday, May 19. 

The show was recorded in a custom-built amphitheatre in front of an audience of 800 fans and "blends a unique in-the-round performance from the band with cinematic vignettes and immersive 360-degree projections."

Interviews, and in-concert films will also feature on the night's schedule to mark the release of band's sixth album Ghost Stories, which went straight to No 1 on the iTunes chart today.

Coldplay: Ghost Stories TV special  will be screened on Sky Arts 1 HD at 9.30pm, and the band will also feature in an exclusive interview programme at 9.00pm which provides "insight into the creation of the album and the recording of the show."

Also on the schedule for Sky Arts 1 Coldplay feast are Coldplay: Live 2012 from the Mylo Xyloto Tour (7.45pm), How We Saw The World Pt. 1 filmed in Toronto during 2006 (6.30pm) and Coldplay Live in Sydney, from the band’s 2003 year-long world tour (5.30pm).

Read RTÉ Ten's review of Ghost Stories. 

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