Twisted Tower Dire – Wars In The Unknown

Formed nearly a quarter of a century ago, Twisted Tower Dire is one of those bands that never made it big, but has always been likable and consistent in their music. This Virginia-based act has been rather quiet since their last release, Mark It Dark (Cruz del Sur Music) in 2011, but now they’re back with a much-anticipated new record. Their sixth full-length album, Wars In The Unknown (No Remorse Records), boasts about how this quartet can still accomplish solid and entertaining Heavy Metal. Continue reading

Slipknot Shares Video For Brand New Song “All Out Life”

Slipknot has dropped a bomb for Halloween, a brand new song and video! The video for the track ‘All Out Life’ was directed by M. Shawn Crahan (#6), and the clip is as trippy as the song is heavy! Both have all the classic Slipknot bells and whistles fans have come to expect. You can stream and buy the track today on all DSPs. Watch the video right now!Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Members of Enslaved and Krakow Tell Creepy Stories For Halloween

Halloween is not something we here at Ghost Cult either take lightly or do halfway. We are really more of a Halloween 24/7, 365 type of crew. So keeping with the spirit, here is an exclusive video of Ivar from Enslaved and Frode of Krakow chatting about the creepiest things that have ever happened to them. Check it out below:Continue reading

Slipknot To Open Haunted House, Details About New Album And Reissue Project

You can keep your lame Pumpkin Spice flavored everything, Autumn is for Halloween! Slipknot, not strangers to the spooky side of life, is opening a badass themed haunted house in the spirit of the next month. Dubbed “The Slaughterhouse”, it will be hosted by the Barnum Factory. The 10,000 square-foot Slaughterhouse opens Oct. 5 at the Barnum Factory (97 Indiana Ave.) and runs through Oct. 31. General admission tickets cost $20, with $30 skip-the-line passes also available. The concept was co-created by M. Shawn Crahan (left), co-founding Slipknot member, and Ian Miller, Slaughterhouse owner. In a conversation with the Des Moines RegisterCrahan detailed the venture and also the prospects of new Slipknot music, and the coming re-issue for All Hope Is Gone (Roadrunner) and more!Continue reading

Rob Zombie To Host 13 Nights Of Halloween On HDNet Next Month

HDNet Movies is once again broadcasting “Rob Zombie’s 13 Nights Of Halloween”.Rob Zombie will host and choose 13 fiendish films leading up to Halloween. The block will highlight a different film every evening at 9 p.m. ET /6 p.m. PT, airing in prime time from Friday, October 19 through Wednesday, October 31. Rob Zombie will be on hand himself to introduce each film and provide his unique insight on their impact to the genre. kicking off with Rob Zombie’s avant-garde occult opus “The Lords Of Salem” on October 19, starring Sheri Moon Zombie, Dee Wallace and Bruce Davison; as well as the influential 1999 found-footage hit “The Blair Witch Project”; the original 1990 afterlife nightmare “Flatliners”, starring Kevin Bacon, Julia Roberts and Keifer Sutherland; and genre superstar Bruce Campbell in the beloved cult classics “The Evil Dead” and “Bubba Ho-Tep”, among others.Continue reading

Metal Musicians Dress Up For Halloween

Just like every one of us, several metal musicians decided to dress up to celebrate Halloween last night, and we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite costumes below! Continue reading

King Diamond Posts “Halloween” Performance From Upcoming DVD

King Diamond announced earlier this year that, during the 2015 “Abigail In Concert” tour, the band filmed their shows in Philadelphia and Detroit for an upcoming DVD. Today the legend has shared a “work in progress” video preview of the ‘Halloween’ performance in Philadelphia online, and it’s just awesome. Continue reading

Dani Filth Shares His Thirteen Essential Albums For Halloween

Halloween is a week away, and Cradle of Filth‘s legendary vocalist, Dani Filth, has shared his thirteen essential albums for the holiday online today. Continue reading