Metal Insider has uploaded a TV spot that apparently aired on VH1 Classic in which Swedish occult rockers GHOST tease the arrival of their third album, “Meliora”, and the introduction of the band’s “new” singer Papa Emeritus III, the three-month-younger brother of Papa Emeritus II. Ad can be seen below.
GHOST have revealed that the title for their 3rd album will be “Meliora” (Latin for “better”), tentatively due on August 21.
GHOST‘s last release was a covers EP, “If You Have Ghost” was produced by Dave Grohl and released on November 20, 2013 through Republic Records. Four of the five tracks are covers of other acts; I’m a Marionette and “Waiting for the Night” were originally released on various editions of GHOST‘s second album “Infestissumam“, while the two others are newly recorded. The fifth is a live recording of GHOST‘s ownSecular Haze from the band’s July 28, 2013 performance at the Music Hall of Williamsburg in New York City.