Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Heaping More Love on The Last Werewolf

Not only does The Last Werewolf look to become a major text in horror literature (and perhaps the "great" novel that has eluded werewolf literature), but it also marks an interesting collaboration between written literature and music. Glen Duncan writes--and reads--with blood-drenched elegance, as the video below demonstrates.

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

The Last Werewolf Is Our New Favorite Book

Not a lot of time for updates anymore here in the tomb, but one thing's for sure: we still love our werewolves, even when they come with heads. A recent must-read on the book stands comes in the form of Glen Duncan's The Last Werewolf, and by all means, read a copy as soon as possible. In the meantime, The Real Tuesday Weld has put together a marvelous soundtrack for the book, including what you find in the dandy video above.

Friday, April 1, 2011

Happy Birthday, Lon Chaney

In the midst of all the April 1st tomfoolery, the birthday of Lon Chaney should not go unnoticed. Born on April 1st, 1883, Lon Chaney entered the nascent cinema industry and created horrific make-up designs and monstrous imagery that still resonate today.