Tag Archives: Tobias Forge

Ghost’s ‘Impera’ wins American Music Awards for “Favorite Rock Album” award

Posted by on November 21, 2022

  This year’s American Music Awards didn’t only go to Taylor Swift. There was little wiggle room for more artists to accept an award. This year the AMAs rocked the categories by adding a first-of-their-kind, the Favorite Rock Album category. While nominees included mainstream and expected contenders such as Coldplay, Imagine Dragons, Machine Gun Kelly, […]

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Video: Ghost’s Tobias Forge loses his voice at Hellfest, forced to cut set short

Posted by on June 20, 2022

      Tobias Forge was forced to end the Ghost set early on the evening of June 18th during the band’s headline Hellfest set in Clisson, France. The band had completed 17 of their usual 20 song set, and as they completed the song “Dance Macabre,” the confetti reigned down and vocalist and leader, […]

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Ghost’s Tobias Forge picks track he would play for first time listener

Posted by on March 4, 2022

  The mastermind behind Ghost, Tobias Forge, talks about which song he would play to for a first time listener of the band. Theatrical Swedish rock band Ghost has been amassing a huge following. Ghost creator, Tobias Forge, has one song that he would recommend to anyone who is interested in learning about the band, […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10 stories of the Decade

Posted by on December 23, 2019

  Many events that have occurred within the last ten years have been both exciting and sad. We hit significant losses in the metal community including Lemmy Kilmister, Peter Steele, Ronnie James Dio, Jill Janus, Chester Bennington, Chris Cornell, Warrel Dane, Scott Weiland, Vinnie Paul, Paul O’ Neil, Keith Flint, Kyle Pavone, Jon Schnepp, Dolores […]

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Ghost’s Tobias Forge weighs in on Metallica’s ticket scam

Posted by on August 26, 2019

Ghost mastermind Tobias Forge recently appeared on Loudwire Nights as he was asked to share his thoughts on Metallica’s alleged ticket scam. Billboard issued an extensive report this past July which has sparked a conspiracy on how the band were apparently engaged in the ticket resale market. This allegation is based off of an audio […]

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Metallica and Ghost talk about touring with each other

Posted by on July 2, 2019

Metallica’s Kirk Hammett and Ghost frontman, Tobias Forge got together with Metallica’s fan magazine So What! for some “mid-tour natter.” Both metal icons are currently in the middle of a three month tour of Europe and had a lot to talk about. Hammett and Forge delve into guitar talk, how some bands can fail at “reaching” the […]

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Ghost is planning on releasing a movie; next album will be darker and heavier

Posted by on May 8, 2019

Ghost frontman, Tobias Forge recently sat down with Revolver and revealed that the band is currently working on releasing a movie. He didn’t reveal much but he did mention that it won’t be a biopic. “Most films about bands are biographical, and I see no reason to tell our story yet. It’s a little bit […]

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Ghost’s Tobias Forge and Metal Insider select dream Metallica setlists

Posted by on January 24, 2019

                Metallica are nearly four months away from kicking-off their European tour with Ghost and Bokassa in continuation to support 2016’s Hardwired…To Self-Destruct. To celebrate their upcoming return, Metal Hammer caught up with Ghost’s Cardinal Copa – aka Tobias Forge and asked him what his dream Metallica setlist […]

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Lawsuit against Ghost frontman by former bandmates dismissed by Swedish Court

Posted by on October 17, 2018

A Swedish court has dismissed the lawsuit against Ghost frontman Tobias Forge by four of his former bandmates Simon Söderberg (Alpha), Mauro Rubino (Air), Henrik Palm (Eather) and Martin Hjertstedt (Earth). Forge was sued back in April 2017 for roughly $200,000, as his former Nameless Ghouls claimed missing wages and allowances for several years. Linkoping […]

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Watch Ghost’s Cardinal Copia and Candlemass members cover Metallica’s “Enter Sandman”

Posted by on June 15, 2018

It could be argued that Ghost are on their way to become the next major metal band as they recently booked their first headlining arena shows. The debut sales on their latest effort, Prequelle, hints on this as well. With that said, it’s no secret that Metallica are a fan of these giants, as James […]

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