New Music: "Fight’em ‘Til You Can’t" by Anthrax

ANTHRAX - Fight'em 'til You Can't by NuclearBlastRecordsFrom their forthcoming 10th studio album Worship Music, street date September 13, 2011.Bang that head that doesn't bang.


Book: Galilee – by Clive Barker

Galilee by Clive BarkerMy rating: 5 of 5 starsGalilee, for me, is Clive Barker at his storytelling best. It may not be as inventive as Cabal (Nightbreed), Imajica & Everville, or as mind-bending as The Hellbound Heart (Hellraiser), nor as imaginative as Weaveworld, but it’s the best written, the best ‘told’ story of all of … Continue reading Book: Galilee – by Clive Barker

Book: Thirst No. 1 – by Christopher Pike

Thirst No. 1: The Last Vampire, Black Blood, Red Dice by Christopher PikeEven though I have my own YA novel in development, I'm not much for reading what the market has to offer in that category (98% aimed at teenaged girls). However, I found this repackaging of 3 Christopher Pike novels from 1994/95 for $3.99 … Continue reading Book: Thirst No. 1 – by Christopher Pike

Interview: Chris Claremont, the Legendary – Part 2 (of 2)

Part two of that great interview with legendary scribe of Marvel Comics' The Uncanny X-Men fame, Chris Claremont is up over at NYC Graphic.Posted last week, Part One covered from his first job as an intern at Marvel on down to his early days a the revolutionary chronicler of the adventures of the X-Men. The second … Continue reading Interview: Chris Claremont, the Legendary – Part 2 (of 2)

New Music: "Staircase" by Radiohead

From an upcoming episode of the concert series "From the Basement" (Radiohead's second appearance, actually). Per Pitchfork, the show will be broadcast in its entirety on July 1st when they will play their entire new album The King of Limbs live.I think I like this song better than most of the tracks that are actually on their new album … Continue reading New Music: "Staircase" by Radiohead

Update: A Change o’ Plans; A Regrouping of Sorts

In my last update a couple of weeks back, I revealed that I was working on a short story collection for a fall release...18 or so stories that fit a common thread or an overall thematic mood. It was more or less to put my writing past behind me as pretty much all those stories … Continue reading Update: A Change o’ Plans; A Regrouping of Sorts