Ghost - www.ghosttheband.com / About
Ghost is a band playing 80s influenced heavy metal! Debut album - The Engraving - out earlier this year (2010). For more information check out:
P In Spring 2002 Kim "Ihzzy" Sandvik and Øystein "Oyz" Wiik got together and took the first steps of what would later become Ghost.
In the basement of Ihzzy's house in the country side of Norway, Nesodden, the rock sound of the 80's was about to have a new dawn. With a cheap (expired link) system and an Ibanez guitar, songs where written and melodies cracked out like thunder through the night.
The roaring sounds and laughter throughout the late hours, called upon Asbjørn Wiik's attention. With a third member now in place, it was about time to find a drummer to complete the bill….
A year and a half later, after having tried out numerous drummers they finally found what they were looking for. A hard hitting drummer and his name is Petter “Criss” Lein. Through him, Ghost where now finally a four piece band.
With a new location just outside Oslo Ghost could continue to make music history!
In summer 2006, Asbjørn called it a quit and retired as bass player. He may be lost for Ghost, but not from the family. In to replace him came a truly skilled finger picking bass player, Magnus Liseter and the show could go on.
After two more