(Again with real life being scarier than fiction.) And maybe you're not: Sunn O))) is not for everyone. If you’re still not convinced, The Blackest of the Black festival, handcrafted by Danzig himself, includes a Danzig castle, body suspension, a sacrificial altar (for God knows what) and stages featuring electro-shock, bondage, (presumably fake) blood baths and freak-show performers. from 6 Feet Deep (1994; Gee Street), Though the RZA side project Gravediggaz is nominally horrorcore, “Diary Of A Madman” is reasonably tongue-in-cheek. There's no … Here’s a sampling of the comments (there were several hundred), this gives you the idea. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. In two improvised takes, Vega embodied the spirit of this desperate factory worker, releasing something primal from within him. “Oh, my God! So we are actively working on features that will help save you data and provide audio-only versions of the videos.

That bloodcurdling scream still gets me when I listen to it. I understand but still want to send a general inquiry email. The 10-minute-plus “Frankie Teardrop” was the centerpiece of their debut. 13 Songs for Halloween: "Diane" by Hüsker Dü, 13 Songs for Halloween: "Deep Red Bells" by Neko Case, 13 Songs for Halloween: "Suffer Little Children" by The Smiths.

Send us a tip using our anonymous form. KRISTY LOYE, THE MUMMIES The Mummies aren’t scary at all, but they did dress as mummies — classic Universal Studios Boris Karloff mummies.

But, to his horror, Billy unmasks the victim to discover it was his own mother. "Frankie Teardrop" is an epic song by Suicide from the band's acclaimed self-titled debut album, which was released in 1977.

(The video is described in great detail in the next post. But when creepiness is what they're after, few bands make music that will raise the hair on the back of your neck like Ulver.

Or something resembling a pop song, at least. On the other hand, there's those like author Nick Hornby who declare it a song you only really need to hear once. These influences all converged in “Frankie Teardrop,” a nihilist fable by his group Suicide. Some of them are true-crime grisly, and some of them are more about what you imagine could be happening, rather than what’s actually unfolding in front of you.

CORY GARCIA. Of “Frankie Teardrop,” a 10-minute death spiral in which a young factory worker descends into madness and murder, High Fidelity author Nick Hornby once said, “Me, I need no convincing that life is scary.” Bruce Springsteen, however, wouldn’t have made Nebraska without it. On “Lullaby,” Smiths soft whispers detail the exploits of a sinister, boogie-man type called The Spiderman. Since we started the Houston Press, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Houston, and we would like to keep it that way. Tim Burton’s first live-action film “Hansel and Gretel”, Early Avid (Mac based non-linear editing). The three survivors of Ian Curtis' 1980 suicide improbably went on to found New Order, a band as buoyant as Joy Division was dour, yet one with an easily scratched melancholy streak buried just beneath the surface. ‘We’re all Frankies, all lying in hell’. 2009  Looking at Music: Side 2, Museum of Modern Art Selected Works from the Contemporary Galleries: 1980-NOW. They're the band that the evil kids into Satan in horror movies should be listening to instead of whatever boring ass cock rock that normally gets put into those scenes. In a 1984 Rolling Stone cover story, Bruce Springsteen spoke about Suicide’s influence on his Nebraska LP. This email is for general inquiries. We realize that many of you only watch videos on your mobile devices. I love that record." That’s one of my longest screams there.

It’s more like a loaded-bomb provocation, one that’ll make you question your appetite for extreme music. from Mule Variations (1999; Anti-), This one is barely a song—it’s honestly more like a spoken word narrative accompanied by creeping noises. For me, "Frankie Teardrop" just have neve been scary enough, even with all of Vega's yelping. – LG, Throbbing Gristle – “Slug Bait”