The 13th Floor

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Beyond COMMUNION: The Strange Case of Whitley Strieber

If you grew up in the 1980s, you were probably traumatized by the work of Whitley Strieber—the author whose work inspired the ultraviolent werewolf movie WOLFEN (1981), the prurient vampire movie THE HUNGER (1983), and the supposedly true-to-life alien abduction movie COMMUNION (1989).  That’s right…. Strieber not only wrote about terrifying otherworldly creatures; he claims […]

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THE EXORCIST TV Series Discussed On The TWO DUDES TALKING Podcast

Tomorrow, Friday, January 13th marks the return of our very own horror podcast Shock Waves. It’ll be the first episode of the year and our first episode back after the extended holiday break. In it, we’ll be looking ahead at our most anticipated horror movies of 2017, but if you need a quick podcast fix, […]

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David Bowie Made Me Love Horror

If you listen to horror podcasts like Shock Waves, there’s a question that comes up pretty often; how did you get into horror. The stories are usually similar – the person was young and their parents didn’t let them watch horror, so those movies became taboo, creating an instant connection. The exact movie that finally […]

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10 Of The Most Intense NINE INCH NAILS Live Performances Ever

Last week, we took a look at the 6 most F-ed up NINE INCH NAILS music videos ever produced. And just as with their videos, if you’ve been fortunate enough to see them live, then you know they’re a force to be reckoned with!  It’s officially the weekend now and what better way to kick it […]

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NSFW! The 6 Most F-ed Up NINE INCH NAILS Music Videos You’ll Ever See

Ever since their inception in 1988, NINE INCH NAILS has been pushing the boundaries of what can be accomplished both sonically and artistically. From the very beginning, Trent Reznor has always approached all aspects of Nine Inch Nails as a work of art, made all the more apparent by the collaborators he’s chosen for things like album cover […]

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Loving The Alien: A Farewell to David Bowie (1947-2016)

This is not a conventional obituary. You can find those all over the news today, so take your pick. I can’t write objectively where this subject is concerned, so bear with me. As a journalist, I’ve written a fair share of obits over the years… but this past couple of weeks have been especially heartbreaking, […]

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David Bowie Unveils the Next Haunting BLACKSTAR Video: “Lazarus”

Legendary artist David Bowie never fails to surprise even his most devoted fans with a constantly evolving musical output and bold career moves. After a lengthy period of silence, he resurfaced two years ago with the stunning album The Next Day, and when the time was right, he returned to the studio with long-time collaborator […]

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David Bowie Premieres the Chilling, Epic Short Film BLACKSTAR

There are very few artists capable of reinventing themselves to amaze several generations within their own lifetime… and David Bowie stands tall among them. At age 68, the Thin White Duke is still blazing new creative trails, riding high on the amazing success of his 2013 album The Next Day, which thankfully marked the end […]