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Video: Introducing 'New' GHOST Frontman PAPA EMERITUS III

A new one-minute clip in which Swedish occult rockers GHOST introduce their "new" singer, Papa Emeritus III, can be seen below. GHOST's June 3 warm-up show at at Doom in Linköping served as the group's live debut with Papa Emeritus III, the three-month-younger brother of GHOST's previous frontman, Papa Emeritus II. GHOST's third album, "Meliora", ...

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GHOST's Nameless Ghoul: 'We Go Into The Studio With The Intention Of Making The Best Record Possible'

PitCam.tv recently conducted an interview with a Nameless Ghoul of Swedish occult rockers GHOST at Berlin, Germany's Michelberger Hotel. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On GHOST's third album, "Meliora", which is a Latin word for "better," and whether it was GHOST's intention to ...

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LACUNA COIL Entering A 'Different Phase' On Upcoming Album

Vocalists Cristina Scabbia and Andrea Ferro of Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL were interviewed at this year's Graspop Metal Meeting, which was held last month in Dessel, Belgium. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about LACUNA COIL's upcoming follow-up to last year's "Broken Crown Halo" album, Scabbia said: "It's gonna be different. I ...

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LACUNA COIL At U.K.'s DOWNLOAD Festival: Behind-The-Scenes Footage

Behind-the-scenes footage of LACUNA COIL's appearance at the 2015 edition of the U.K.'s Download festival, which was held last month in Donington Park, can be seen below. Speaking about the progress of the songwriting sessions for LACUNA COIL's follow-up to last year's "Broken Crown Halo" album, singer Cristina Scabbia told Kerrang! magazine: "We are writing ...

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GHOST's Nameless Ghoul Explains New Costumes

France's RockNLive recently conducted an interview with one of the nameless ghouls from Swedish occults rockers GHOST. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about the band's new costumes, the nameless ghoul said: "This album ['Meliora'] takes place not at the same time as the last one. So we wanted it to ...

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LACUNA COIL: On-The-Road Footage From Recent Italian Shows

On-the-road footage from LACUNA COIL's recent Italian shows in L'Acquila (May 30) and Salerno (June 4) can be seen below. In a recent interview with Kerrang! magazine, LACUNA COIL vocalist Cristina Scabbia stated about the progress of the songwriting sessions for the band's follow-up to last year's "Broken Crown Halo" album: "We are writing new ...

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NIRVANA's Self-Titled Collection To Debut On Vinyl And Blu-Ray Pure Audio

On August 28, NIRVANA's self-titled, double-platinum-selling (United States) / seven-times-platinum-selling (worldwide) posthumous collection "Nirvana" (UMe) makes its debut on 45rpm double LP, pressed on 200-gram heavy weight vinyl and packaged in a furnace black gatefold sleeve with liner notes and a digital download card for 96kHz 24-bit HD audio; as well as a 33rpm single ...

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Video: GHOST Performs New Songs At Denmark's COPENHELL Festival

Fan-filmed video footage of Swedish occult rockers GHOST performing two brand new songs, "Majesty" and "From The Pinnacle To The Pit", on June 20 at the Copenhell festival in Copenhagen, Denmark can be seen below. The tracks are taken from GHOST's third album, "Meliora", which will be released on August 21 via Loma Vista Recordings. ...

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LACUNA COIL's CRISTINA SCABBIA Says Next Album 'Will Be Different'

Kerrang! magazine conducted an interview with vocalist Cristina Scabbia of Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL at the 2015 edition of the U.K.'s Download festival, which was held last weekend in Donington Park. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about the progress of the songwriting sessions for LACUNA COIL's follow-up to last year's "Broken ...

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LACUNA COIL Hopes To Record New Album Before End Of Year

Michelle Livings of TotalRock conducted an interview with vocalist Andrea Ferro of Italian heavy rockers LACUNA COIL at the 2015 edition of the U.K.'s Download festival, which was held last weekend in Donington Park. You can now watch the chat below. Speaking about LACUNA COIL's plans to write and record the follow-up to last year's ...

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Video: GHOST Performs New Song 'Majesty' At SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL

Fan-filmed video footage of Swedish occult rockers GHOST performing a brand new song, "Majesty", on June 4 at the Sweden Rock Festival in Sölvesborg can be seen below. The track is taken from GHOST's third album, "Meliora", which will be released on August 21 via Loma Vista Recordings. The follow-up to 2013's "Infestissumam" was helmed ...

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GHOST Unveils 'Cirice' Video

"Cirice", the new video from Swedish occult rockers GHOST, can be seen below. The clip was directed by Roboshobo (a.k.a. Robert Schober), who has previously worked with METALLICA, ALICE IN CHAINS, MASTODON and GREEN DAY, among others. The song is taken from GHOST's third album, "Meliora", which will be released on August 21 via Loma ...

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Video: GHOST Performs New Songs At Swedish 'Warm-Up' Concert

Fan-filmed video footage of Swedish occult rockers GHOST performing four brand new songs, "Cirice", "Majesty", "Absolution" and "From The Pinnacle To The Pit", earlier tonight (Wednesday, June 3) at Doom in Linköping, Sweden can be seen below. "Majesty" and "From The Pinnacle To The Pit" are taken from GHOST's third album, "Meliora", which will be ...

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GHOST: New Single 'Cirice' Available For Streaming

"Cirice", the new single from Swedish occult rockers GHOST, can be streamed in the YouTube clip below. The song is taken from the band's third album, "Meliora", which will be released on August 21 via Loma Vista Recordings. The follow-up to 2013's "Infestissumam" was helmed by Klas Åhlund, a prolific songwriter, producer and guitarist who ...

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GHOST: 'Meliora' Cover Artwork, Track Listing Revealed

Swedish occult rockers GHOST will release their third album, "Meliora", on August 21 via Loma Vista Recordings. The follow-up to 2013's "Infestissumam" was helmed by Klas Åhlund, a prolific songwriter, producer and guitarist who is also a member of the Swedish rock band TEDDYBEARS, and was mixed by Andy Wallace (SLAYER, NIRVANA, SEPULTURA, LINKIN PARK, ...

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POISON IDEA Taking Hiatus To Address 'Health Issues' And 'Personal Matters'

Upon returning from its successful European tour which lasted several weeks, long-running Portland, Oregon-based American hardcore punk outfit POISON IDEA has announced that it will be taking a hiatus for an undetermined amount of time to "address some health issues and personal matters." As a result, all previously announced POISON IDEA have been canceled. Additional ...

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