Coming Sunday (May 18) to NBC is a one-hour special titled “Coldplay: Ghost Stories,” in which the members of Coldplay combine an in-the-round concert with behind-the-scenes footage of the band members recording their new album.

The special will feature new single “Magic” from their sixth studio album, “Ghost Stories,” which is being released May 19. The
setlist also includes worldwide hits like “Viva
La Vida,” “Paradise” and “Clocks.”

Check out the trailer above and a featurette of the filming of the “Ghost Stories” special. Frontman Chris Martin says of the concert, which integrates not only video, but intricate lighting and stunts, “It’s awesome, I’ve never seen anything like it.”

The special airs Sunday at 7 p.m. ET/PT on NBC.

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