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Music 

Watch These Guys Rock The F Out Of Master Of Puppets On Banjo!

This isn’t the first time that we’ve featured the insanely talented, multi-instrumental musician Rob Scallon on the site. Last time we saw him, he was rockin’ the hell out of Megadeth’s thrash metal classic “Holy Wars… The Punishment Due” on a custom made electric shovel! (Seeing is believing, fiends, and you can see it here!) Today, […]

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 […]

Music 

Can Your Mind Handle The Terrifying “Music” of :STALAGGH: and :GULAGGH:?

When it comes to horror music, you have a lot to choose from — provided you have a strong stomach. If you have a high tolerance for extremely dark and wholly nihilistic death metal, than you have hundreds and hundreds of bands — most of them from Norway — who eagerly sing about ripping apart […]

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 

MEGADETH Has A New Album Out… And It’s Awesome!

Last Tuesday, MEGADETH dropped their brand new album “Dystopia” out into the world, their 15th full length record! Hard to believe, but true. Founding members Dave Mustaine and David Ellefson are still front and center and while there were brief rumors in early 2015 that former members Nick Menza and Marty Friedman were in talks to return for […]

Films Music 

From Screamqueen To Video Producer: Catching Up With Felissa Rose

As fans of the horror genre, undoubtedly there will come that time when you finally see SLEEPAWAY CAMP. You may have already experienced it back on it’s initial release in 1983, or more than likely discovered it at the video store in the heyday of home video releases, But either way, once you’ve seen it, […]

Music 

Music, Magick and the Movies: An Interview With URILIA’s Kristof Bathory

Several years ago, I made the acquaintance of Kristof Bathory, who at the time was the founder and frontman of the band Dawn Of Ashes. Originally an an electro-industrial group, DOA evolved through many permutations, ultimately fusing the hard electronic elements with extreme metal into a potent hybrid of apocalyptic intensity, often focused on themes […]

Music 

BRING ME THE HORIZON Debuts Short Form Film For “True Friends”

The latest album by metalcore pioneers BRING ME THE HORIZON marks a drastic change in sound for the band. If you hold up any track from their 1st record “Count Your Blessings” and listen to it along side something from “That’s The Spirit,” you wouldn’t believe it’s the same band. And yet despite aggressively going for […]

Music 

THE SIMPSONS’ Ned Flanders Goes Metal!

Here’s something you probably never expected: a Ned Flanders-themed metal band. Called Okilly Dokilly (after Ned’s unique way of speaking), the band plays hardcore heavy metal while dressed as the popular, Bible-thumping SIMPSONS character. The homage is more than skin deep. The entire band has Ned names (Red Ned, Thread Ned, Head Ned, Stead Ned, […]