Tag Archives: Ghost

Is there new Ghost coming in December?

Posted by on October 16, 2017

We know that it’s been a busy year or two for Ghost. In addition to winning a Grammy last year, the band have toured nonstop, replaced most of its members, and have been in the studio working on an album that will allegedly be out in April of next year. However, a since-pulled Amazon listing […]

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Ghost update: Papa’s got a brand new… Papa

Posted by on October 2, 2017

This past Saturday (30th), Ghost wrapped up their tour in Gothenburg, SWE in support of 2015’s Meliora. Since 2010’s Opus Eponymous, there have been three Papa Emeritus, coinciding with each album. Last night, midway into show-closer “Monstrance Clocks,” Papa II was “kidnapped,” and a different pope came out. A more elderly version of Papa, he […]

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New Ghost album to tentatively arrive next spring

Posted by on September 18, 2017

Regardless of the constant lineup changes and the current legal battle, Ghost aren’t going away anytime soon. In fact, they have been in the studio since August to work on the follow-up to 2015’s LP Meliora. According to vocalist Papa Emeritus/Tobias Forge, their fourth full-length album could be released as early as spring 2018. While Forge was […]

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Ghost legal battle continues as ex-Nameless Ghouls respond to suit

Posted by on September 5, 2017

The amount of camp there is in seeing a Ghost show is equal to the amount of drama that’s happening behind the masks of Papa Emeritus and the multitude of Nameless Ghouls. To wit, a handful of former members of the band took Tobias Forge (aka Papa Emeritus) to court saying that they were owed […]

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High schooler dresses as Nameless Ghoul for senior yearbook portrait

Posted by on September 1, 2017

High school and college are supposed to be the best years of your life. They’re the final moments before being forced upon adulting, doing tasks such as paying your bills or learning mechanical skills to avoid paying even more bills. With that said, you’re supposed to make the best memories you can along with leaving […]

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Ghost’s final ‘Meliora’ clip goes all in on Papa

Posted by on August 24, 2017

The album cycle for Ghost’s third album Meliora is drawing to an end, and it’s been a good one. From the cryptic late night ad that we broke the story about over two years ago to the just-released video for “He Is,” the album has seen the band grow to a headliner, win a Grammy for […]

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Ghost’s Tobias Forge makes first public unmasked appearance

Posted by on August 18, 2017

A few months ago, we heard Ghost’s Papa Emeritus would unmask himself for the first time to make his first public appearance as Tobias Forge on the Swedish radio program Sommar i P1. We already figured out his identity, however, it was when the lawsuit between him and former nameless ghouls when everything became public […]

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Watch Ghost, a childrens choir, perform at Bloodstock

Posted by on August 16, 2017

This past weekend’s Bloodstock Open Air in the UK had a solid lineup, with Amon Amarth, Megadeth and Ghost headlining the three days of the festival. That Ghost were able to headline a metal festival on a Saturday night speaks to their rising popularity, especially in Europe. For the band’s encore, they played Infestissumam‘s album closer, […]

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Review: Ghost scare up an Iron Maiden off date, 7/20/17, The Fillmore Philadelphia

Posted by on July 27, 2017

Ghost provides an evening immersed in the hyperreal. One can look at the Ghost stage and imagine themselves in some type of alternate reality where one comes to worship at the altar of Papa Emeritus in his infernal and nocturnal glory. Over 2,500 members of the flock attended Papa’s ritual in Philadelphia last night at […]

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James Hetfield rocks out to Ghost

Posted by on July 24, 2017

Ghost is arguably more popular than ever right now, and with them having opened for Iron Maiden for the past few months, there’s probably a whole new audience that saw them live for the first time. On the other hand, many have been fans since the first album, Opus Eponymous. Among those people is Metallica’s James […]

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