Explore the popularity of witches and the craft in mainstream media, and check out some of my favourite witchy TV shows.
Last weekend we watched the documentary, “Full Metal Village“, which was directed by Korean-born, German resident Sung Hyung-Cho and chronicles a “slice of life” of the village of Wacken, a peaceful farming hamlet of 1800 residents north of Hamburg which every year is inundated by 75,000 metalheads at the annual […]
In the 2005 documentary, Metal: A Headbanger’s Journey, filmmakers Scot McFadyen and Sam Dunn created a “metal family tree” showing the different music genres and their interrelationships. The concept of this tree was such a hit that their company, Banger Films, set out to create a TV series based on […]
Confession Time: Until a few years ago, I had never seen Star Wars. Here’s a secret. I’m not really all that into movies. Ask me “Have you seen …?” followed by any classic film and chances are very high I’ll say no. If I had the choice of watching a […]
For many of us, metal music and horror films go hand in hand. There’s a reason so many metal bands are inspired by horror imagery – watching horror films seems to conjure up a lot of similar emotions to listening to extreme metal – we’re delighted, sickened, and euphonic all […]