Tag Archives: Papa Emeritus III

Ghost’s new frontman is not a Papa – introducing Cardinal Copia

Posted by on April 6, 2018

Ghost are gearing up to release their follow-up to 2015’s Meliora, which is expected to be released sometime during the late spring. And as has happened twice before, their Papa’s got a brand new bag. The Swedish metal group has now unveiled the band’s new leader, replacing Papa Emeritus III. ” Cardinal Copia” is the […]

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Watch: Ghost performs on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Posted by on October 31, 2015

Stephen Colbert took Halloween very seriously during The Late Show last night. So much so that in addition to dressing up (along with his guests) and decorating his studio, he had Ghost on as the evening’s music guest. Marking the band’s first appearance on American TV, Ghost gave a performance of “Cirice” perfect for the […]

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Ghost unplug in Seattle: Papa’s got a brand new bag

Posted by on August 19, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/7-oUnBGZovo[/youtube] Last night, Ghost kicked off their “Unholy/Unplugged” tour in front of a large crowd at Seattle’s Silver Platters. This is the most personality that Papa Emeritus III has shown so far. Stripped of his headgear and wearing a suit, Papa, along with two Nameless Ghouls played a three-song set, which mysteriously, didn’t contain anything from Meliora, […]

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Ghost forced to push Philly show after losing Pope-off

Posted by on August 13, 2015

Ghost has a new album coming titled Meliora scheduled to be out on August 21st via Loma Vista Records and just like every new record announcement, we also had a tour announcement across North America and the band did a particular ad highlighting Philadelphia’s date on September 26th. We later found out the date coincided with Pope […]

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Ghost perform new songs during warm up show, reveal Nameless Ghouls’ new masks

Posted by on June 3, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/h7rcsYCCrEg[/youtube] This past weekend, Ghost revealed the next phase of its plans for world domination (or less dramatically: plans for a new album, first with a video teaser followed by releasing a new song). And earlier today, the band played a special warm up show at the Doom nightclub in Linköping, Sweden where they not only […]

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Ghost ad on late night TV shows Papa Emeritus III, previews album

Posted by on May 28, 2015

[youtube]http://youtu.be/_SnIW2KffOQ[/youtube] The last we heard from Ghost, they were wondering if you could tell them about their supposed forthcoming album. And while there’s nothing on their website or social media about it yet, a late night TV ad has begun running that confirms the album name. A Metal Insider reader emailed us some cell phone shot footage […]

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Ghost B.C. documentary takes you behind the sheet

Posted by on September 11, 2013

What to make of Ghost B.C – The Olde One – Papaganda, the first episode of a documentary about Ghost that premiered earlier today on Noisey? On the one hand, it’s a pretty entertaining and beautifully shot documentary about the Swedish sextet. On the other, you’re not going to find out all that much about […]

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