Tag Archives: Ghost

Ghost’s Tobias Forge is perfectly ok with lawsuit

Posted by on May 24, 2018

While we certainly weren’t the ones to break it, we’ve known since 2011 that Ghost’s mysterious leader, initially known as Papa Emeritus and now as Cardinal Copia, was Tobias Forge. That became public knowledge last year as the result of a lawsuit brought against the band by former members, which is how we also found […]

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Metallica’s James Hetfield jams out to Ghost, All Within My Hands Day of Service begins

Posted by on May 23, 2018

It’s no secret that Metallica’s James Hetfield is a fan of Ghost. They gave the Swedish metallers their biggest American audience yet back in 2012 by inviting them to play their inaugural Orion Music + More festival, and about a year ago Het was caught rocking out to them. Moving forward, footage of Hetfield jamming […]

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Ghost premiere new song “Dance Macabre”

Posted by on May 18, 2018

  Ghost have officially released the new song “Dance Macabre” taken from their latest effort Prequelle, which arrives on June 1st. Initially, the band teased the track on their Instagram with a series of videos showing celebrities listening to the tune such as Metallica’s Kirk Hammett, Phil Anselmo, Anthrax’s Charlie Benante, Deftones’ Chino Moreno, and […]

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Ghost are flattered by Rihanna’s “Papa Emeritus III” Met Gala gown

Posted by on May 8, 2018

Even though Ghost frontman Papa Emeritus III is dead, with the group revealing Cardinal Copia is the new leader, it looks like not everyone is ready to say goodbye. The band noticed actress/singer Rihanna’s fashion attire at last night’s Met Gala and despite the public eye adoring her pope-like gown, the group distinguished i’ts darker essence. […]

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Ghost premiere four new songs at first shows of ‘Prequelle’ tour

Posted by on May 7, 2018

Ghost have a lot to live up to with the upcoming release of their fourth album Prequelle. Sure, now people know that Cardinal Copia is actually Tobias Forge, but they’re also an arena-headlining band now that will be doing quite a bit of touring before they play the Barclays Center in NYC and The Forum […]

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New Ghost album heavily influenced by the death of Lemmy, Prince and David Bowie

Posted by on May 1, 2018

Ghost’s new album, Prequelle, due June 1st via Spinefarm Records draws inspiration from the deaths of Motorhead’s late front man Lemmy Kilmister along with Prince and David Bowie. In a recent interview with Metal Hammer, the voice of Ghost, who we now know as Tobias Forge had this to say: “There were a few things […]

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Ghost announces first-ever US headline arena shows

Posted by on April 30, 2018

Earlier this morning, Ghost held a special sermon at Irving Plaza in NYC at 9am. During this special “mass,” Papa Nikhil and Sister Imperator announced the group will have their first-ever headline arena dates on November 16th, 2018 at The Forum in Los Angeles, CA and on December 15th, 2018 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn […]

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Ghost invites their followers to a special free sermon in NYC on Monday

Posted by on April 26, 2018

Ghost are hitting the road next month for their Rats! On the Road tour in support of their upcoming album Prequelle, which will be released on June 1st via Spinefarm/Loma Vista Recordings. Today (26th), the group revealed they will be in NYC a little bit earlier as they announced a special sermon to be held […]

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Looks like Ghost’s female Nameless Ghoul is sticking around

Posted by on April 16, 2018

Now that Ghost have announced their fourth album, Prequelle, and released a video, the promotional blitz has started once again. However, amid all the hoopla, it seems to have been overlooked, or at least not mentioned much, that while the band’s “new” frontman is a Cardinal instead of a Pope, there’s another new face in band. […]

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Ghost to release ‘Prequelle’ in June, premiere “Rats” music video

Posted by on April 13, 2018

After yesterday’s leak online with Ghost’s new single, “Rats,” today (13th), the Swedish metal lords have unleashed details about their upcoming studio album. Prequelle will be released on June 1st via Spinefarm/Loma Vista Recordings. With Cardinal Copia as the “new” frontman, we are curious to see how the new album will pan out as it […]

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