Category: INTERVIEWS

Dante Tomaselli’s Nightmares

Dante Tomaselli’s Nightmares

December 2, 2015 | By

  Between 2014 and 2015, MVD Audio / Elite released a trio of concept albums by writer-director-composer Dante Tomaselli, atmospheric works of sounds and fragmented music & voices that immerse listeners into a nightmarish yet eerily calming underworld. Scream in the Dark was followed by The Doll (an album which also conceptualizes some of the sonic elements Tomaselli was […]

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The demented “The Baby ” comes to Toronto’s Storefront Theatre: Review + Podcast with Director & Star

The demented “The Baby ” comes to Toronto’s Storefront Theatre: Review + Podcast with Director & Star

October 24, 2015 | By

Review of the demented stage version of the classic 1973 cult film “The Baby” + a podcast interview with writer-director Dan Spurgeon and star Frank Blocker.

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Fabio Frizzi’s Frizzi 2 Fulci, Contraband (1980) and more!

Fabio Frizzi’s Frizzi 2 Fulci, Contraband (1980) and more!

July 23, 2015 | By

Podcast interview with composer Fabio Frizzi on his tribute concert Frizzi 2 Fulci, coming to Toronto October 8th, and a review of the Frizzi-scored Contraband (1980), whose music debuted this year on CD from Italy’s Beat Records.

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Claudio Simonetti Discusses Demons, Vinyl, and Nosferatu

Claudio Simonetti Discusses Demons, Vinyl, and Nosferatu

May 19, 2015 | By

Podcast interview with legendary horror composer Claudio Simonetti on the re-release of his catchy / punchy / addictive score for Lamberto Bava’s Demons (1985) + related news & links.

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Interview: Rustblade Records’ Stefano Rossello + Soundtracks on Vinyl

Interview: Rustblade Records’ Stefano Rossello + Soundtracks on Vinyl

May 19, 2015 | By

Interview with Rustblade Records’ Stefano Rossello on releasing soundtrack albums on vinyl.

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A Chat with Craig Safan + reviews of The Last Starfighter and Warning Sign

A Chat with Craig Safan + reviews of The Last Starfighter and Warning Sign

March 26, 2015 | By

Podcast Interview with film composer Craig Safan + reviews of newly remasterd / expanded releases of The Last Starfighter (1984) from Intrada Records and Warning Sign (1985) from Invada Records.

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John Murphy’s Anonymous Rejected Filmscore

John Murphy’s Anonymous Rejected Filmscore

February 5, 2015 | By

Podcast with composer John Murphy regarding his latest album, Anonymous Rejected Filmscore (Taped Noise).

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David Strohmaier talks Cinerama + Tales from Dental Hell

David Strohmaier talks Cinerama + Tales from Dental Hell

January 11, 2015 | By

Podcast interview with Cinerama Restoration Director David Strohmaier, details of upcoming posts + a modest tale from Dental Hell.

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Holiday in Spain: Interviews with producer Brian Jamieson and Cinerama preservationist & historian David Strohmaier

Holiday in Spain: Interviews with producer Brian Jamieson and Cinerama preservationist & historian David Strohmaier

December 15, 2014 | By

Interview with home video producer Brian Jamieson and esteemed Cinerama preservationist Dave Strohmaier on the reconstruction, restoration, and home video release of Holiday in Spain (1962), the ‘deodorized’ version of the world’s first and last Smell-O-Vision film, Scent of Mystery (1960).

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An Interview with Torture Chamber’s director, Dante Tomaselli

An Interview with Torture Chamber’s director, Dante Tomaselli

November 8, 2014 | By

Interview with Torture Chamber director Dante Tomaselli on the making of his latest film and his series of atmospheric horror albums, plus related review links.

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