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John Carpenter Announces ANTHOLOGY Album and Tour Dates!

I’m not wasting any time recapping the cinematic and musical legacy of genre icon John Carpenter, because if you’re reading this, you already know about that. I’m gonna skip straight to the awesome news recently posted by the man himself. Since Carpenter launched essentially his second career as a rock star a couple of years […]

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Metal, Madness and Murder Meet with SADISTIC INTENT in This Heavy Indie Thriller

Writer-director Eric Pennycoff has seriously deep roots in independent genre cinema; he’s an alumni of Larry Fessenden’s legendary company Glass Eye Pix, and has worked frequently with Brooklyn, NY-based production outfit Midnight Treehouse (behind the “M is for Mariachi” segment of ABCs OF DEATH 2.5 and the sci-fi short THE POD), to name just a […]

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Throwback Video! THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS Musical As Performed By Legos!

One of the great joys I had several years back during my time with FEARnet (R.I.P.) was being invited, along with the rest of the crew to go see a performance of SILENCE! THE MUSICAL in Los Angeles. With original lyrics & music by Jon Kaplan & Al Kaplan, this hilarious “unauthorized’ parody based on the Academy […]

Music TV 

Friday Fun! Watch THE ADDAMS FAMILY Dance To The Ramones “Blitzkrieg Bop!”

It’s Friday, and as you’ve probably gotten accustomed to on the site, I like to guide you into the weekend with a music video of some sort. Often times, I rely on a cool remix of a pre-exiting song. However, this came up in my Facebook feed and it make me smile from ear to […]

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Ten Overlooked Horror Film Scores That Deserve Your Love

Every horror enthusiast knows the importance of atmosphere in genre film — when done effectively, camera work, color and auditory cues are utilized to manipulate audience emotions. Many horror films would not have their desired eerie effect without a solid musical score to accompany the viewer on their journey; when it comes to horror scores, […]

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LIZZIE: A Punk-Rock Musical About The Infamous Lizzie Borden

One humid morning in 1892, a prominent businessman named Andrew Jackson Borden and his wife Sarah Anthony Borden were brutally axed to death in their home. Their young daughter, Lizzie, was the prime suspect in their deaths and the trial became a nationwide media sensation. Over a century later, Lizzie Borden remains one of the […]

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NINE INCH NAILS Debut 2nd Single “This Isn’t The Place” From New EP “ADD VIOLENCE!”

When it comes to releasing new music these days, Nine Inch Nails doesn’t mess around! It’s a good thing. While I (and most NIN fans) consider “The Fragile” a masterpiece, the wait between that and the previous full length “The Downward Spiral” felt like an eternity. That’s probably why nowadays, Trent and company don’t make […]

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NINE INCH NAILS Release LESS THAN Video! Announce New EP ADD VIOLENCE For 7/21!

Fresh off their appearance on Twin Peaks, (the) Nine Inch Nails are showing no signs of slowing down anytime soon! Late last year, they released the 5 song EP “Not The Actual Events.” Trent Reznor revealed a few weeks back that it was intended to be the first of a three-part series of new Nine […]

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Bonus SHOCK WAVES Episode! We’re Playing Music Themes From Summer Horrors!

Are you ready for the summer? Your hosts Ryan Turek and Rob Galluzzo are! And for this special bonus episode of Shock Waves, the duo are playing their favorite music themes from “summer” themed horror movies. From the disco grooves of FRIDAY THE 13TH, to the sweet sounds of “Angela’s Theme” in Camp Arawak, to the […]

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Bonus SHOCK WAVES Episode! Spinning Some Damn Fine Cuts From The Crypt!

On this special BONUS episode of Shock Waves, join your host Rob Galluzzo and special guest Tony Giles from The Damn Fine Network as they spin a series of horror themed soundtracks and score music! You can expect the sweet sounds of John Carpenter, to classic Italian themes from DEMON and ZOMBI 3, to TV […]

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Watch Nine Inch Nails Performance On TWIN PEAKS!

Well, this is interesting. When the massive cast listing for the new TWIN PEAKS revival presented itself online, sharp fans took note of several key names. One of them being Trent Reznor. So, ever since the new iteration of the series began, I’d been curious how and when Trent would pop up. Would it just […]

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Listen To Some Groovy Horror Tunes On The DAMN FINE CUTS FROM THE CRYPT Podcast!

If you’re already listening to the Shock Waves podcast, brought to you by Blumhouse.com, then maybe you’re familiar with my other pop-culture talk show TWO DUDES TALKING, co-hosted by my brother from another mother, Tony Giles of the Damn Fine Network. If not, and you’re a lover of all things soundtracks, then  you should become a […]

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Jack Black & Die Antwoord Go Rat-Sh*t Insane in the Short Film TOMMY CAN’T SLEEP [NSFW]

“Yo, you wanna see something cool? Come look inside the Rat Hole…” That’s the eerie bedside invitation given by Yolandi Visser of South African rap duo Die Antwoord to a young boy named Tommy (16 Jones), who apparently hasn’t slept for days because — and this is a direct quote from the YouTube description — […]