The Swedish band Ghost presented a new song "Dance Macabre" with the release of the video, made from Instagram Stories.
In the video clip, well-known actors, athletes and musicians, including Kirk Hammett (Metallica), Bethany Cosentino (Best Coast), WWE Superstar Chris Jericho, NXT Superstar Aleister Black, Charlie Benante (Anthrax), Matt Shadows (Avenged Sevenfold), actress Jessica Pimentel ("Orange Is the New Black"), Philip Anselmo (Pantera), MMA Fighter Josh Barnett, Mike McKenna (NHL Dallas Stars), and Chino Moreno (Deftones).
"Dance Macabre" along with the previously released song "Rats" appears on the album "Prequelle" which comes out on June 1, 2018 via Loma Vista Recordings. The LP was recorded last year at Artery studios in Stockholm with producer Tom Dalgety (Opeth, Royal Blood) and was mixed in January at Westlake Studios in West Hollywood, California with Andy Wallace (Nirvana, Slayer). Pre-order is available here.
"Prequelle" will be "the first" album of Ghost, recorded with Cardinal Copia, whose debut performance with the band took place on April 6 in Chicago, USA.
Papa Emeritus is the image played by Ghost’s leader, singer, and musician Tobias Forge, who this summer revealed his identity at the Swedish radio show "Sommar i P1". Before the release of each album, the band announces its "new" frontman.