December 2014 archive

6’+ Episode 134 is Up!

To quote the description given at the new listing: “After the break, we return! We wrap up 2014 with selections from Silent Horror, The Tiki Creeps, Psycho Charger, The House Of Haunt and more. Monstermatt Patterson tries to count down till midnight in 2014’s last Monstermatt Minute.” Remember to email 6′+ (contact at 6ftplus.com) or …

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Horror Section/Eaten Back To Life, SPLIT IN TWO

Today, we are happy to share another entry from frequent contributor, Kraig Khaos. Kraig has a reoccurring feature on 6ftplus – Killer Kuts from Kraig Khaos – where he shares a song from a vinyl recording. Kraig has a new podcast called Uncommon Interests, where he discusses a wide range of pop culture ranging from …

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6’+ Delay

Holiday traveling doesn’t leave us with much time for recording an episode for the week. We hope you understand this brief Christmas vacation and hope to have a new episode ready for New Year’s Eve. But keep your eye on Facebook as there might be some goodies there to help tide you over… If you …

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Solstice Spirits

It’s no secret I am a huge fan of Nox Arcana’s Christmas albums. So you can imagine my excitement when I heard they released a festive new EP called Ebonshire, Volume 2 this month. To celebrate, here’s a special music video for a selection from the Winter’s Majesty album taken directly from the official Nox …

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Making A Krampus Costume

The last time I discussed constructing a Krampus costume, I focused more on assembling something from store bought costume parts rather than making one from scratch. I wanted something that would be a relatively easy way for even those without the best costume or prop-making skills to make a Krampus suit. But I also realize …

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6’+ Episode 133 is Up!

To quote the description given at the new listing: “It’s time to Jingle the Bells and Deck the Halls as we celebrate the season with festive music from Five-Eaux, Thee Merry Widows, Los Straitjackets, The Gabba Ghouls, Sloppy Seconds and much more. Plus, a very special edition of THE MONSTERMATT MINUTE.” Remember to email 6′+ …

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Happy Chanukkill!

The sun is down and Chanukkah is here! Since I often celebrate Christmas here with collections of oddball links related to the holiday, it’s only fair for me to do the same with the Festival of Lights. Let’s start things off with a book I’ve been meaning to cover here for ages: Hershel and the …

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6’+ Episode 132 is Up!

To quote the description given at the new listing: “If the sight of green and red has you feeling green and seeing red, then you’re in luck – this episode features all the naughty-centric, anti-Holiday attitudes to help you through the end of the season. Monstermatt Patterson returns with the Monstermatt Minute, and we have …

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Martians Kidnap Kids and Santa In Levine’s Fun-Filled Color Film

Filling a need for wholesome children’s films, Joseph E. Levine’s SANTA CLAUS CONQUERS THE MARTIANS, coming in Eastman Color Saturday to the Leathbridge Theatre, will be a welcome delight to many parents. This Embassy Pictures release will be presented under a special policy of Saturday and Sunday matinee performances only. This unique science-fiction fantasy places …

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Yet More Christma(dnes)s

Season’s Bleedings! Like Santa Claus, I’m reaching into my bag of goodies to find the best horrorday treats for you all. And you don’t even have to leave me any cookies! Fans of H.P. Lovecraft should remember his wonderful Christmas poem “Christmastide,” which was surprisingly free of cosmic horrors and racism. What they might not …

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6’+ Episode 131 is Up!

To quote the description given at the new listing: “Kick off December with an excursion into the holiday spirit – and what exactly that means. With music from White Blacula, Blase Debris, Cult of the Psychic Fetus and more. Plus, Killer Kuts from Kraig Khaos and announcing the winner of the 6ftplus 2014 Holiday Scarepackage …

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The Ponape Scriptures: My Edition

With all this discussion of tomecraft I thought it would be appropriate to share some of my own efforts. All of these pictures are from a small run of about a dozen copies of the “Ponape Scriptures” that I did around ten years ago. I thought I’d lost all the pictures I’d taken of them, …

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