Ghost – Prequelle

Ghost - PrequelleIt’s been out for over a month, but that doesn’t mean we can’t talk about Ghost’s new masterpiece. Continue reading

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Ghost – Infestissumam (2013)

Ghost - InfestissumamWhen Swedish metal sensation Ghost released their first single Elizabeth, there was an almost immediate underground buzz. Elizabeth was simultaneously retro and incredibly catchy, and the band itself properly mysterious, fronted by the masked Papa Emeritus II and a host of nameless ghouls playing the instruments. The underground buzz quickly went to what might be called major hype with the release of their debut album Opus Eponymous, an incredibly well made album full of very old-fashioned and evil sounding heavy metal. It was as if the likes of Mercyful Fate, Black Sabbath and Blue Öyster Cult had merged into an entirely new entity. Continue reading