According the Linköping News” The four former members of Ghost lost the dispute against the band’s front figure and therefore also face the costs of more than 1.3 million.”
The ex- ghouls have to pay their own fees of about 3 million kr (335,000 USD) plus 1,3 million kr (145,000 USD) of Tobias Forge’s fees, which makes roughly 120,000 $ each.
Forge had claimed compensation for over 2 million kr, but the judge rules that about 700,000 kr were unnecessary costs and nothing that the ex-members
Simon Söderberg (Alpha) – member of GHOST since 2010
Mauro Rubino (Air) – member of GHOST since 2011
Henrik Palm (Eather) – member of GHOST since 2015
Martin Hjertstedt (Earth) – member of GHOST since 2014
should pay, so Forge ends up paying also about 80,000 $.
“TF has claimed compensation of SEK 2,025,053 including VAT, of which SEK 1 782 893 pertains to lawyer fee, SEK 50 000 TF’s work and SEK 192,160 expenses and costs. Of the latter amount SEK 15,000 refers to “professor’s fee,” SEK 16,160 to the lawyers travel and lodging, SEK 7,400 TF’s travel and lodging expenses and SEK 153,600 witness compensation.
The plaintiffs asked the district court to examine the reasonability of the requested compensation.
Tobias forge’s lawyer Sissi Hagald posted on her facebook today about the “victory”
Recently released a synthwave remix of the song “Dance Macabre”, Ghost have now unveiled a music video for the original album track, taken out of Prequelle. Video shows us origins of a young Papa and how he met with the Sister Imperator. It basically takes me back to the all 80’s movies.
DAVE AND PHIL TO EXIT MACHINE HEAD⠀
After 23 years with Dave McClain pounding the skins at the drum throne, and 15 years with Phil Demmel shredding the guitar on stage right, both members have decided to move on from Machine Head and open a new chapter in their lives.⠀
Gloomy Blackened Death Metal act Depths Above is now streaming the first new track “The Descent” off forthcoming album Ex Nihilo.
Ex Nihilo can be ordered in limited physical format on the bands Bandcamp page
I believe band has listened Deathspell Omega a lot or what do you think? Check out the The Descent and leave a comment.