Ghost has graduated to the big leagues, after opening arena shows for Iron Maiden, booking a summertime EU tour opening slot for Metallica, their first global music festival headline dates, and two shows in North America, the band will bring their full area-worthy show to a full headline tour of North America this fall. “Ultimate Tour Named Death” promises to be bigger in scope than previous shows. Ghost had their recent third #1 song on the rock charts with ‘Dance Macabre’. A series of ticket pre-sales begin tomorrow, April 2 at 10 AM local; tickets for the “Ultimate Tour Named Death” go on sale to the general public beginning this Friday, April 5 at 10 AM local at the link below. San Antonio’s three-time Grammy-nominated alt/rock band Nothing More, who earned three Top 10 singles from their most recent album The Stories We Tell Ourselves, will provide support for the tour.
Ghost is set to kick off their new US tour, “A Pale Tour Named Death” tour tonight in Louisville, Kentucky at The Palace Theatre. The tour runs through December 15th in New York City at The Barclays Center. The full tour routing can be found below. The band is out on the road supporting their smash album Prequelle (Spinefarm/Loma Vista), featuring the two international hits ‘Rats’ and Dance Macabre’. Watch this teaser video from their recent show at Royal Albert Hall in London. Continue reading
Ghost’s infectious smash single (15 million Spotify streams) ‘Dance Macabre’ has received the creepy music video treatment after much teasing on social media. The track comes from their hit album Prequelle (Spinefarm) from earlier in 2018. Directed by Zev Deans, who also directed the ‘Square Hammer’, you can watch it below. The band is about to embark on a headline tour of America, followed by direct support for Metallica, next winter throughout Europe. Continue reading
Back in June when Swedish retro/goth/prog rock act Ghost announced a one-off show at the Royal Albert Hall, the news caught many off guard and swiftly caused the internet to burst in a torrent of bitterness. Triggered instantly, a horde of permanently enraged keyboard warrior types leapt into battle with Caps Lock buttons at the ready, proceeding to inform the internet in the strongest possible terms that, “they’ll never sell that many tickets”, “they’re nowhere near that big”, and “it’ll be hilarious when they cancel”. Oh, and of course, the now almost delightfully traditional war cries of “they’re shit”, and “they’re not metal!!” Continue reading
Ghost’s Prequelle is one of the biggest albums of 2018. Their single ‘Dance Macabre’ has over With 15-million streams worldwide, topped only by the albums other hit single, ‘Rats’, which just celebrated nine weeks at #1 on the charts. Now the band has released a remix single of ‘Dance Macabre’, done by emerging synth wave artists Carpenter Brut. You can watch the animated visualizer and buy and stream the track below as well. Continue reading
At an exclusive surprise show on the Sunset Strip last night, Ghost debuted two new songs from their forthcoming album Prequelle. At their show at The Roxy, they performed ‘Faith’ and ‘Dance’ in the show that served as the kickoff to their world tour. Watch fan-filmed videos below. Continue reading