Today has been a great day for Coldplay fans. Not only did the tickets for the band’s show at the Beacon Theatre on May 5th, 2014 in New York City go on sale at 10AM EDT, but Coldplay also revealed a new song titled “Oceans” from their new album Ghost Stories live on BBC Radio 1 AND released a teaser trailer for their televised album launch.
The film, directed by Grammy-nominated Paul Dugdale (Adele, Rolling Stones), was recorded in front of an intimate audience of 800 fans. Confirmed broadcast dates and times are as follows, with more to come soon:
US: 18 May, 7pm ET/PT – NBC
Canada: 18 May, 7pm ET/PT – NBC
Italy: 19 May, 9.10pm – Sky Uno
Spain: 19 May, 7.15pm – Canal+1
France: 22 May, 11.15pm – France 2
Meanwhile, if you missed it earlier, listen to Coldplay perform their new song “Oceans” live on the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge.
What do you think of the new song? Are you excited about the TV special? Let us know in the comments below!
BY MEGAN PORTORREAL
Coldplay announces TV special, reveals new song “Oceans” – Photograph courtesy of Coldplay.com