Ghost Covers Iron Maiden's “Phantom Of The Opera”
Swedish rock band Ghost will their upcoming cover EP “Phantomime” this Friday (May 19th).
From the EP, the band released a cover of British heavy metal band Iron Maiden's “Phantom Of The Opera” on May 16, 2023.
The original version of the song is included on Iron Maiden's self-titled debut album, which was released in 1980.
The track was written by Stephen Percy Harris. The cover version was produced by Rich Costey.
The new EP comprises 5-track, including Television's “See No Evil”, Genesis' “Jesus He Knows Me”, The Stranglers' “Hanging Around”, Tina Turner's “We Don't Need Another Hero”, and Iron Maiden's “Phantom Of The Opera”.
Initially, the EP was supposed to be released on May 18th, but has been pushed back one day to May 19, 2023.
The band shared, “We wish to inform you it can be difficult to find good help these days... While the clergy is all-powerful, they're unfortunately not infallible. The digital release date for Phantomime has been pushed back one day to May 19th to match the physical street date. Let it be noted that the member responsible for this miscommunication has been officially Defroqued...”
- Photo by Jimmy Hubbard
- source : Apple Music