Posts Tagged ‘ghost’

Ghost Closes Show Early After Fan Collapses and Passes Away

by David Gagnon
On May 31st, the band, Ghost, ended their show in Milwaukee, WI after a fan in the crowd fainted during an intermission between songs. The paramedics were called, the man was taken away, and it was announced the rest of the show would be called off. The band also cancelled their appearance at a release party for […]

Swedish Musician Reveals Himself to Be Former Member of Ghost

by David Gagnon
I can’t imagine any other band that has managed to keep their identities hidden longer than the Swedish band Ghost, occasionally known as Ghost B.C. in the United States. To those who don’t know, Ghost has become notorious for their eccentric on-stage presence. Five of the members, known as the Nameless Ghouls, wear identical outfits […]

Ghost Release ‘Square Hammer’ and Announce New EP

by David Gagnon
The Swedish occult rockers in Ghost have released a brand new song, “Square Hammer,” which premiered on SiriusXM and can be streamed on The track will be featured on their upcoming EP, ‘Popestar,’ set to come out on Friday. The album will consist mostly of covers, similar to their 2013 EP ‘If You Have […]

The 2016 Metal Hammer Golden God Awards

by David Gagnon
A few days ago, metal fans from across the world came together in Hammersmith, England to celebrate the accomplishments of the metal community from the past twelve months with the 2016 Metal Hammer Golden God Awards. Hosted by Hatebreed’s Jamey Jasta, this night was not just a celebration for the bands, but also for the […]

Top 5 Metal Albums of 2015

by David Gagnon
It’s that time of year, folks. With the end of 2015 in sight, we reflect on the best that came out this past year. A lot of big names like Iron Maiden released their first album in five years, while Motorhead’s 22nd album, Bad Magic, celebrated the band’s 40th anniversary. But despite all the releases, this is […]

Ghost Performs a Black Mass at the Riviera Theater

by David Gagnon
Sweden’s massively popular hard rock group, Ghost, are currently making their way throughout North America on what they’re calling the Black to the Future tour. With England’s psychedelic rock group Purson at their side, these two European forces brought some serious noise to the Riviera Theater. Purson is currently touring to support their latest album release, Electric […]