Watch Metallica and Miley Cyrus Perform “Nothing Eles Matters” on The Howard Stern Show


 

Metallica performed its classic song “Nothing Else Matters” with pop star Miley Cyrus on SiriusXM’s “The Howard Stern Show” yesterday morning (Thursday, September 9). You can watch video of the performance below. Miley’s appearance was in celebration of release of the remastered deluxe box set of Metallica’s self-titled fifth album and also features Elton John, cellist Yo-Yo Ma, Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith, frequent collaborator Andrew Watt and Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo. Appearing via video link, Elton told Howard his decision to play piano on the star-studded cover was an absolute “no-brainer.” “This is one of the best songs ever written, to me. It’s a song that never gets old. Playing on this track I just couldn’t wait because the chord structure, the melodies, the time changes — it’s got drama written all over it,” he said. Watch it now!Continue reading


Listen to Ghost Cover “Enter Sandman” by Metallica from “The Blacklist Album”


Metallica has shared a previously unreleased cover by Ghost of “Enter Sandman” from the Black Album Blacklist record (Blackened Recordings), out today, September 10th, 2021. This cover is the first official recording from Ghost with frontman Papa Emeritus IV. The Blacklist is a massive tribute album by Pop and Rock stars the world over. Metallica aka “The Black Album” – sees a re-release this week in the form of The Black Album Remastered. Due out September 10th from Blackened Recordings. Jason recently did an unboxing for the set, which you can also see below. To celebrate thirty years of the biggest-selling album in rock or metal history, the band has long teased a celebration for their commercial blockbuster Metallica aka “The Black Album” all year. It is the best-selling album in the history of Nielsen SoundScan, outselling every release in every genre over the past 30 years. Now they have announced a massic digital, CD, and DVD – Blu-ray release. To commemorate its 30th anniversary, the Grammy-winning, 16-times-platinum-certified Black Album is receiving its definitive re-release. Remastered for ultimate sound quality, The Black Album remaster will be available in multiple configurations including 180-gram double vinyl LP, standard CD and 3 CD expanded edition, digital, and limited edition deluxe box set (containing the album remastered on 180-gram 2LP, a picture disc, three live LPs, 14 CDs (containing rough mixes, demos, interviews, live shows), 6 DVDs (containing outtakes, behind the scenes, official videos, live shows), a 120-page hardcover book, four tour laminates, three lithos, three guitar picks, a Metallica lanyard, a folder with lyric sheets, and a download card). Orders are live at the link below.

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Ghost Shares New Music Video for “Life Eternal”


 

Occult rockers Ghost have shared a new video for their song “Life Eternal” from their acclaimed album Prequelle (Loma Vista). The video incorporates videos of fans at the final show of the Tour Named Death world tour which took place on March 3, 2020 — at Palacio de los Deportes in Mexico City, Mexico. The band is currently working on a new album, not expected to release before 2022. The next album will feature frontman Tobias forge in his new guise as Papa Emeritus IV replacing Cardinal Copia who was retired in 2020.

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Ghost Introduces Papa Emeritus IV at Their Final Concert of the “Prequelle” Tour Cycle


As long predicted by Ghost Cult, Ghost introduced Papa Emeritus IV at the final date on the Prequelle World Tour in Mexico City. The new character who will front the band during its next album cycle. No word yet if we have seen the end of Cardinal Copia as he was, but it seems he was promoted to Papa IV. Papa Nihil, Saxophone player live and character in all of Ghost’s recent videos has apparently died or been killed off. Tobias Forge performed as a “new” Papa Emeritus on each of the band’s first three LPs, with each version of Papa replacing the one that came before it. Papa Emeritus III was retired in favor of Cardinal Copia before the release of 2018’s “Prequelle” album. Video footage and photos of the big reveal can be seen below. (Photo above courtesy of Summa Inferno). Tobias Forge performed as a “new” Papa Emeritus on each of the band’s first three LPs, with each version of Papa replacing the one that came before it. Papa Emeritus III was retired in favor of Cardinal Copia before the release of 2018’s “Prequelle” album. Photo above courtesy of Summa Inferno.Continue reading


Dumb and Dumbest # 238: Talking Ghost and Marketing Strategy with Keefy from Ghost Cult Mag


Ghost has used distinct, ever-evolving personas to brand build into a monster band that is about to embark on their first headline arena tour! Dumb and Dumbest #238 is streaming live now and it’s all about Talking Ghost and Marketing Strategy with Keefy from Ghost Cult Mag. Hosted by Matt Bacon (Dropout Media, Ripple Music, Prophecy Productions) and Publicist Curtis Dewar (Dewar PR), in addition to the podcast, Matt and Curtis host The Music Marketing Challenge, a low-cost, super high-value private training to bands and artists. Get hands-on practical experience to market your band like a pro today! Message them at the links below. Continue reading


Ghost Release NSFW Official Tour Documentary – The Devil’s Hands


Ghost are hard at work prepping their highly anticipated new album, due out sometime in 2018. They also just released their first live album, Ceremony And Devotion (Loma Vista). Now they have shared, for your viewing pleasure, their official tour documentary ‘The Devil’s Hands’. Watch it below:Continue reading


Ghost Surprise Release New Live Album, New Music Coming In 2018


While Ghost is busy preparing for the coming reign of Papa Emeritus IV and a highly anticipated new album in 2018, the band have surprise released a new live album. Ceremony & Devotion was recorded on the ‘Popestar’ 2016/2017 tour and is out now and currently streaming through premium digital streaming services and can also be purchased via Amazon and iTunes. They also released a new live clip of ‘Absolution’, which you can see below.Continue reading


Ghost Releases Valentines Merch, Has Worldwide Hit With Square Hammer


Fresh off the announcement that they are providing direct support for Iron Maiden’s upcoming Book of Souls US Headline Tour, Ghost have announced a Valentine’s Day themed merch sale. Among the items on sale are Ghost vinyl releases, upside-down cross necklaces, leggings, and a papal inspired dildo. Continue reading


Ghost Cult’s Most Anticipated Albums Of 2017


This past year was a huge one for music with so many bands releasing new material it was hard to keep up, even for us here at Ghost Cult. So many legacy bands, modern classic acts, and up and comers dropped new music this year, some may wish they had waited until 2017 to drop it like it’s hot. Without further ado, here are our picks for the new tunes you need in your life in 2017. Continue reading


Ghost’s Popestar Tour – Live At Kings Theater, Brooklyn NY


Ghost, by Lisa Schuchmann

Ghost, by Lisa Schuchmann

The faithful gathered one for one last ritual on the final night of Ghost’s Popestar Tour 2016. Ready to embrace the spectacle, be enlightened, and indoctrinated by sacred services, fans gathered at the stunning Kings Theatre in Flatbush Brooklyn, renovated to a level of opulence befitting of this epic show. Continue reading