The 13th Floor

Films 

ATTN: NY! Teaser For Mario Bava Retrospective Event Is Here!

Now, this is just excellent. If you’re a New Yorker, you’re going to want to mark your calendar down for the dates between July 14th through the 25th. Manhattan’s Quad Cinema will be hosting a retrospective of the work of Italian master Mario Bava. 21 titles, 13 on 35mm, including BLACK SABBATH, the U.S. premiere […]

Films 

How Does One Build The “Perfect” Horror Anthology? One Segment At A Time!

Horror anthologies. Everyone loves ’em. And what’s fun about them is debating, after the fact, about which segments were the strongest, scariest, most fun, etc. It’s also easily the most subjective sub-genre within horror. You and your friends can all sit in and watch the same anthology, and yet each of you will more than […]

Real Life Scares 

Did DUNGEONS & DRAGONS Kill James Dallas Egbert III?

In the early 1980s, the United States went straight up goofy. Coming off of a gas shortage, still dealing with the Cold War, and a shrinking economy were all blamed on, essentially, one thing, Satan. Savings and Loan Scandal? Satan. Iran Contra? Satan. Bon Jovi? Satan. The Bon Jovi one is true, but the others […]

Music 

Talkin’ Tracks – Death To All But Metal

“Woe to you, oh Earth and Sea, for the Devil sends the beast with wrath, Because he knows the time is short. Let him who hath understanding reckon the number of the beast, for it is a human number, its number is Six hundred and sixty six.” – Iron Maiden – The Number Of The […]

video games 

Why EA’s Epic Game BRüTAL LEGEND Still Deserves to Be Legendary

SILENT HILL 2. RESIDENT EVIL 4. FINAL FANTASY VII. Video games are still in their infancy as an art form, but we are already starting to declare that certain experiences are canonical. These are the games that represented the artistic height of the medium, that rattled our senses and showed us what the art is […]

Music 

Naked Witches Get Down and Bloody for Danzig’s Cover of Black Sabbath’s “N.I.B.”

[NSFW content ahead] Black Sabbath fans will instantly recognize the opening strains of that band’s classic 1970 track “N.I.B.” in the video below… but in dark-rock icon Glenn Danzig’s new interpretation of the Satanic single, there are way more naked ladies involved. “N.I.B.” is the latest release from Danzig’s new album SKELETONS, which represents a tribute to […]

Music Scary Fun 

The 13 Scariest Heavy Metal Album Covers [NSFW]

Since the dawn of rock and roll, there have been detractors who heard the devil in the music. Years later the offshoot “heavy metal” began to take shape and officially embraced the idea of horror in popular music, featuring disturbing lyrics, confrontational themes and Grand Guignol album covers that many well-intentioned parents wouldn’t even allow […]

Music 

This Is “The End” – BLACK SABBATH Announce Final Tour!

Are you ready for the end of legendary metal band Black Sabbath? Because the beginning of the end begins January 2016 as they embark on their final tour. Original members Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler are all on board, although it’s still unclear who will be on drums when the tour kicks off […]