The 13th Floor

Music 

Dance With The Dead Remixes Metallica’s “Master Of Puppets!”

It’s Friday, which means it’s time to groove right into the weekend with a rockin’ remix! Lately, I’ve been enjoying the hell out of the stuff by Dance With The Dead. We’ve already shared their killer remixes of John Carpenter’s ASSAULT ON PRECINCT 13 main theme. And then, last week, we listened to their reworking […]

Films Music 

The Band GHOST’s Many Horror Homages

I am still a newbie when it comes to the music of the band GHOST, but so far, I’m loving what I’m hearing! A few weeks back, as part of our bonus Halloween edition of the Shock Waves podcast, I played a little snippet from their latest EP release “Popestar,” the album opener “Square Hammer.” […]

Music Real Life Scares 

The Time Rocker Joan Jett Helped Apprehend a Killer

Any ’90s punk kid worth their weight in black leather likely knows all about the short-lived punk band The Gits. To offer a brief introduction for the unfamiliar, The Gits were formed in Ohio in the mid-1980s, and eventually relocated to Seattle to take advantage of the then-burgeoning early-’90s music scene. This was a time […]

Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

Another “Skull” Spotted on Mars — and Some Say It Looks Like BIGFOOT

Remember when we showed you all that cool stuff on Mars that kinda looks like… well, other stuff? NASA rovers like Spirit, Opportunity and the more recent Curiosity have returned the sharpest, most fascinating high-resolution images from the fourth planet’s surface we’ve ever seen… and given the nature of the human imagination and the quirky […]

Music 

Evidence The Director Of FRIDAY THE 13TH PART 6 Rocks Hard

Outside of directing FRIDAY THE 13TH PART VI: JASON LIVES, Tom McLoughlin has had a fascinating and eclectic career. For the curious, you should definitely check out Joseph Maddrey’s book “A Strange Idea of Entertainment: Conversations with Tom McLoughlin,” where you’ll learn all about his time as a mime in the 1970s studying in Paris with […]