2013 has been BUSY for Rob Zombie. In fact not just busy but FULL-ON! A book, a movie, a soundtrack, an album, a new movie being worked on and a tour this summer – and we are not even six months into the year. The Associated Press caught up with Rob for a little one on one to discuss all of these releases, and to talk about bringing the House of 1000 Corpses to Broadway!
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The Lords of Salem soundtrack review. Score includes ‘transparent melodies that chill you with cinematic poignancy’.
Just over a month ago (April 19) The Lords of Salem, the latest movie from director/musician Rob Zombie, was released. And a few days before that, the soundtrack was released. It features a score by Rob’s right hand axe man John 5, and producer Griffin Boice, as well as the stellar selection of hand-picked tracks from artists such as The Velvet Underground, Rush and Rick James. Hard Rock Haven have submitted this 10 outta 10 review for the soundtrack. We thought we would share.
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A little gem for anyone that missed last months Golden Gods, which saw Rob Zombie pick up the coverted ‘Golden God’ inductee award for this year as well his axe man John 5 being crowned ‘Best Guitarist‘. Here is Rob and John 5 perforning the CLASSIC Thunderkiss ’65 with fellow Mayhem Festival headliners Five Finger Death Punch.
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Get the new Classic Album Collection mini box set featuring Hellbilly Deluxe, The Sinister Urge, Educated Horses, Past Present & Future and of course a slot for you to add your copy of Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor.
Out now internationally, and coming to the US on 4th June: http://umusic.ly/
It has been reported that White Zombie drummer Phil Buerstatte was found dead in Madison, Wisconsin this past weekend.
Phil was drummer for White Zombie from 1992 to 1994. He played on the La Sexorcisto tour, as well as playing on tracks “Feed The Gods” on The Airheads Soundtrack, “Children of the Grave” and “I AM HELL” from the Beavis and Butthead soundtrack.
Rob Zombie talks about directing “The Lords of Salem” and new album “Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor”
The month of April 2013 was very busy for writer/director and musician Rob Zombie. First he saw the release of his movie The Lords of Salem in theaters and just days after that his next solo album – Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor – was unleashed on the public. Rob spoke with mediamikes.com about both the film and the album, working with guitarist John 5 on the soundtrack to the movie, working on a tighter budget and shooting schedule and the inspiration behind Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor.
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Meg Foster returned to the screens in Rob Zombies The Lords of Salem last month. She plays with particular zeal, the role of Margaret Morgan, whom armed with a record hopes to wreck revenge on the town of Salem for the injustices done to her and her coven years before. Foster is known for her roles in They Live and Masters of the Universe. Meg speaks with mediamikes.com about the role, working with Rob Zombie and what she likes about the horror genre.
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Sheri Moon Zombie on The Lords of Salem: ‘a very female driven cast, which is something you don’t see very often in films these days.’
A month ago, Rob Zombie fans were finally able to see his latest movie – The Lords of Salem. It stars again, his wife and muse, the lovely Sheri Moon Zombie, who plays DJ Heidi Hawthorne, recipient of a strange vinyl record, which unleashes The Lords upon the town of Salem. Sheri Moon speaks to mediamikes.com in a interview which sees her discuss working on a film dominated by a female cast, how she prepared for the role of Heidi and much more. To read the interview (more…)
Rob Zombie has teamed up with Adventures In Wonderland VIP experiences to give fans a chance to get a VIP upgrade for those attending this summer’s Mayhem 2013 Festival. Adventures In Wonderland offer fans the opportunity to meet Rob Zombie as well as a Zombie Gift Bag, Exclusive T-shirt, Limited Edition Poster and much more.
To find out more about the dates available and more on the example packages and where to BUY visit Alice In Wonderland today: adventuresinwonderland.com/SearchResults.asp?Cat=1831
Watch this interesting video interview with Rob Zombie conducted by New Zealand station 3 News. In it he talks about touring, the demise of the record store in the USA, the process of making Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor and his new film The Lords of Salem, amongst other topics.
To see the interview in full go to: 3news.co.nz/Rob-Zombie-on-Lords-of-Salem-and-new-album
Back in March, we announced, in conjunction with The Lords of Salem Facebook page, a sweepstake competition to grant ONE lucky fan the chance to win a WALK-ON role in the next Rob Zombie movie, as well as a Rob Zombie VIP Concert Experience, and much much more.
Well now the winner has been announced and we would like to say a HELL YEAH and CONGRATS to RANDALL MACON!!! who was announced on The Lords of Salem Facebook page.
Thanks to everyone who took part in the sweepstake and I’m sure you will join us in saying congratulations to Randall
For this weekend only (11 – 12 May) the store is offering free shipping on the bundle below!
Check out this VERY special Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor album bundle box, which is now available at the official Rob Zombie store. The set includes the album on CD, an exclusive t-shirt, a bandana, key ring and a liberty water bottle in a boom box. These are limited to 500 bundles available so get one while you can! They will be shipped no later than approximately June 3rd.
To get your bundle ordered today go to: http://robzombie.com/venomousrat
At last week’s Revolver Magazine Golden Gods awards in LA, Rob Zombie and his bandmates – Piggy D, John 5 and Ginger Fish – were interviewed on the ‘Black Carpet’ before the show started. Rob Zombie was honored with this years “Golden God” award while his guitarist John 5 won the Best Guitarist accolade.
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A little while ago, we announced a VERY EXCITING contest which would see 25 fans who pre-ordered Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor, entered into a sweepstake to get a pair of tickets and VIP experience at the Mayhem show. Now it’s time to find out which of those people WON. Winners will be individually notified and arrangements made to receive their prizes.
A HUGE congrats to all.
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Earlier in the year, Rob Zombie premiered The Lords of Salem at the SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas. During that time he sat with SXSW for an “in conversation” where he talks in detail about making films, the way he was allowed to work with complete artistic freedom for The Lords of Salem and much more. This is a revealing and interesting video.
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Rob Zombie speaks to phoenixnewtimes.com about making The Lords of Salem, why Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor has the potential for the big screen and why The Lords of Salem is the last horror movie he will make for a while, as he ventures into his hockey movie about the Broad Street Bullies.
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From Rob Zombie: “I want to thank everyone who bought a copy and helped to make this fine slab of musical madness a smashing success.
This continues the ZOMBIE winning streak of every new studio record since Astro-Creep: 2000 in 1995 entering in Billboard’s top ten! Six straight top ten albums!“
Singer/director/master of horror Rob Zombie has quite a few notches on his studded belt, and in 2013 set out on an ambitious plan even for him: The Lords of Salem film and book and new album – Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor. And that’s all just the precursor to his marquee appearance on this year’s Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, due to kick off in June. To watch the interview (more…)