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GHOST: The four former Ghouls lost the trial Against Tobias Forge


According the Linköping NewsThe 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”

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Meet the New GHOST: Cardinal Copia introducing “the Ghouls and the Ghoulettes”


It’s only few days until Swedish occult rock band Ghost release their new album “Prequelle” on June 1st.  The Band has been touring since may 5th and we’ve seen their new front man Cardinal Copia and the reinstatement of all three Papas during the “Rats On The Road!” Tour .

Tobias Forge promised his group will be bigger and better for the tour and to those who haven’t seen them a live yet, here we can see that there are actually seven ghouls! Or Ghouls & The Ghoulettes .

What do you think this new line up? Is it better or ?

 

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GHOST: Live at Grammy Museum, Talk about the Legal Battle, Upcoming Arena Shows and More…


Ghost‘s new album Prequelle is out on June 1 and the band start  North American tour on May 5 in Riverside, Calif. Also band announce first ever Arena shows as a headliner.

Founder and frontman Tobias Forge promises his group will be bigger and better for the tour according the recent interview with the billboard.

“It will definitely be an upgrade,” Forge, who will be introducing his new character Cardinal Copia, tells Billboard.”

“We have a bigger band now in terms of personnel,” Forge says, “so it’s way more live now. Before we were doing a little bit of the modern trickery, with backing tracks and stuff to make the whole sound a certain way. Now we’re taking that away so we’re a little more like a Springsteen or Guns N’ Roses sort of band with backup singers and everything. It feels great. It’s gonna be the best version yet — but there’s still a lot to come after that.”

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