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…)
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
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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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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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…)
HorrorTalk staff member Ted McCarthy, sat with Rob Zombie for this video interview as he talks through his approach to his latest movie The Lords of Salem. The Lords of Salem is available through limited release in US Cinemas and has been released on DVD in the UK (available via Amazon) and iTunes.
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Go to Meltdown Radio to hear an audio interview with Rob Zombie where he talks about ‘Lords of Salem’ and more. To hear the interview click the link below:
From IGN: “Director Rob Zombie on his new witchcraft-focused horror The Lords of Salem, dealing with studios and his upcoming hockey movie” about the Broad Street Bullies!
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Listen to this phone interview with Rob Zombie, conducted with Flick Nation Radio, as he talks about The Lords of Salem, working with movie studios, the movie tie-in book and much more. He also talks about future film project about the Broad Street Bullies and having fun making new records.
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The Examiner have conducted this double-whammy interview with Rob Zombie where he talks about his two latest releases – The Lords of Salem and Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor. He talks about the making of the album, the writing process, creating the character of Heidi Hawthorne and much more.
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Dan Parsons of Cinefantastique Online sat down with Rob and wife/star Sheri Moon Zombie, for this “energetic, off-the-cuff conversation incorporating, but not limited to, Rob’s views about reaching back to the roots of horror for his own work, the challenges of steering a low-budget project to a successful conclusion, and why there can be very little difference between actors stepping onto a set and high noon in Dodge City“. To hear the interview (more…)
Metro.US speaks to Rob Zombie – a musician turned director whom the publication says is one of the few cross-genre artists who “have actually delivered the goods”. In the interview, Zombie talks about how he wanted to film something different in the form of his next feature, Broad Street Bullies, how he was given control with The Lords of Salem and the older movies that may have influenced Zombie on this project.
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It’s April 19 and that means The Lords of Salem has FINALLY RISEN! Yes folks, the film is now out in theaters, having had a special screening in LA last night where the director and many stars of the film appeared. Rob sat with Movieline yesterday to talk about the film, including how the producers gave him complete creative control over the feature, and how he feels about the horror genre as a whole. To watch the video interview (more…)
There is just ONE day to go until Rob Zombie’s latest feature, The Lords of Salem, hits movie theaters across the US. Fans across the globe have been teased for the past year with updates from the director behind the scenes of the movie. The Austin Chronicle spoke to the director and his wife Sheri Moon Zombie who plays Heidi Hawthorne in the film about filming in Salem, the dynamics of Heidi Hawthorne and much more. To read the interview (more…)
Publication Latino Review had the opportunity for a one-on-one interview with Zombie for The Lords of Salem. He talks about the film, including the setting, the music and his research into the Salem Witch Trials. In addition, he also talked about his upcoming musical tour and his venture into a sports movie about the Broad Street Bullies.
The Lords of Salem is out on April 19. To find out where it is near you go to Fandango: fandango.com/thelordsofsalem_162356/movietimes?date=
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Legendary Actress Meg Foster, star of They Live, Master of the Universe and Blind Fury, plays Margaret Morgan in the new Rob Zombie film, The Lords of Salem. She sits with Dread Central to talk about the movie, working with Rob Zombie, how it felt filming in New England, where she grew up and much more. Foster says about The Lords of Salem: “It’s something to see again and again. It’s haunting and beautiful.”
The Lords of Salem is out in theaters in the US on April 19 2013. To read the interview (more…)
Rob Zombie speaks with Huffington Post Live about making The Lords of Salem, how he started making films and what types of movies he and wife Sheri Moon Zombie watch at home – amongst other subject matters. The Lords of Salem is out April 19 and his next album, Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor is out April 23.
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Another interview with Rob Zombie for your reading pleasure. In this piece with PureVolume, Rob speaks about the process behind the making of the new album Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor, his new band line-up, the novelization of The Lords of Salem and much more.
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The frenzy is growing is growing for The Lords of Salem. Rob Zombie spoke to Indiewire in the run up to this Fridays’ USA release of the film and spoke to them his fascination with witchcraft, and other topics including why directing another Halloween movie would be madness. To read the interview (more…)
Rob Zombie pulls back the curtain on The Lords of Salem and Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor in this Artist Direct interview
Artist Direct’s editor in chief Rick Florino sits down with Rob Zombie who opens up about both Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor and The Lords of Salem in this exclusive interview. Rob enters an extremely busy couple of weeks as he back to back releases a new film, a new album and prepares to go on tour later this summer. The Lords of Salem is out April 19 and Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor is out April 23. To read the interview (more…)