I wanted to share a piece of music of mine. This is the second year that I’ve been given the honor of creating some music for my friend Pumpkinrot’s Halloween video. He pieced together some footage of his 2009 display, a really stunning work that crosses over the line from home haunt well into art […]
Musical instrument makers Moog invited theremin enthusiasts to create Halloween-themed videos featuring the instrument. There are some great ones up there, including this one: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ty6ISCBWv3k&hl=en_US&fs=1&] You can find more here.
In my life I’ve probably seen thousands of Horror films. Some of them have been truly frightening though, sadly, those are getting harder to find. As I’ve grown older it’s become more difficult to suspend disbelief and truly become absorbed in a story. Even the most well-crafted and ingenious Horror film is hindered by that […]
I have been a fan of H.P. Lovecraft since I was a teenager, and one of my favorite of his short stories is The Music of Erich Zann. I recently came across a truly brilliant adaptation of this story done with stop motion animation. This version is very condensed and Herr Zann’s instrument of choice […]