Mar 28, 2014
Our semi-annual HorrorHound Weekend coverage is here! The following was recorded March 21-23, 2014 at the Sharonville Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. This is our first NOTLP/HorrorHound Radio simulcast and it’s a doozy of an episode, so here’s a table of contents to guide you (the times listed are approximate). 00:00:08 – Freddy and Aaron disclaimer and intro. 00:03:10 – Amy and Andy Friday night intro. 00:06:44 - Amy reviews a couple of short films from the film festival: “Dark Magic” and “Counterparts” 00:14:00 - Kelley gets HorrorHound pregnant. 00:16:50 - Freddy and Mike (not Chiseck) review the feature film HI-8. 00:21:20 –Friday night re-cap with Amy and Freddy. Local news and shoe loss. Amy reviews Brian Williams’ exploitation short “Play Me.” 00:28:30 - Freddy interviews Dan Murphy from HM+M Films (director of Night of the Dolls). 00:33:20 - Andy and Emily (The Deadly Doll’s House House of Horror Nonsense Blog, The Feminine Critique Podcast) discuss the You’re Next panel. 00:51:30 – Aaron interviews Vanessa Nocera of the death metal/thrash label Razor Back Records. 00:59:30 – Amy interviews Chris Smith (director of the upcoming The Woods Within). 01:05:00 – Aaron interviews Louis Justin of Massacre Video. 01:21:00 – Aaron interviews Jeff Beyers of Creature Replica. 01:30:00 – Amy interviews Eric Sterwerf (director of “Dark Magic”) about his film and the 48 Hour Film Festival. 01:34:00 – Aaron interviews Jimmy Calabrese of the band Calabrese. 01:43:00 – J.C. and Freddy discuss the Composing Horror Panel. The name of the label that Freddy couldn’t remember is Death Waltz Records. 01:53:23 – Amy and Kelley bullshit about “parent taint” and The Doors. For the record the cause of Jim Morrison’s death is still being debated officially he died of heart failure brought on by a drug overdose. 01:59:00 – Freddy and John Pata (director of Dead Weight and “Pity,” contributor to Hidden Horror: A Celebration of 101 Underrated and Overlooked Fright Flicks). The name of the Anthony Michael Hall movie that Freddy brings up is A Gnome Named Gnorm. Kate’s article mentioned in this segment is “The X-Files for Dummies (and Smarties).” 02:11:00 – Andy reviews the short “In Fear Of: Scotomaphobia.” 02:17:00 – Freddy catches up with actor Marv Blauvelt. Marv moved to L.A. last year and he dishes the dirt on what it’s like to be a working actor in industry genre films. Be sure to check him out in the upcoming SyFy movie Jurassic City and the supernatural thriller Within These Walls. 02:28:00 – Freddy and Matt Hoffman (“Big Brother” Season 12 contestant, friend of the show) discuss late night “Walking Dead” cast shenanigans. #Holders #Slappers #FanOfTheCrazy 02:34:00 – Mike (not Chiseck) and Fozzie discuss the Tucker & Dale panel. 02:42:00 – Andy reviews the feature documentary Doc of the Dead: “the definitive zombie culture documentary.” 02:51:00 – Andy and Freddy discuss the Evil Dead panel. Full audio of the panel is available here: EVIL DEAD PANEL. 02:55:00 – Freddy interviews Aaron Christensen AKA Dr. AC (editor of Hidden Horror: A Celebration of 101 Underrated and Overlooked Fright Flicks. 03:11:00 – Freddy and Alexander Hamilton (ringmaster, emcee and entertainer) re-cap the somewhat controversial Horrors of Cosplay Costume Contest and other late night happenings. 03:20:00 – Wrap up.