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“There’s inspiration everywhere if you are not afraid to slow down and look for it.” -Monica Kuebler

January 31, 2012

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DarkMedia Interviews Monica Kuebler: Monica Kuebler isn’t merely a woman who wears many hats; she’s a force to be reckoned with.  Besides being the Managing Editor for Rue Morgue magazine and running her very own micro-press, Burning Effigy Press, she’s a journalist and an author in her own right. In a time when the voices […]

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“We couldn’t imagine a Black Baptista live show without our audience being a little rowdy and causing a ruckus… We dig it.” -Black Baptista

January 22, 2012

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DarkMedia Interviews Black Baptista: Very few bands in the music industry today are as raw, and as exciting, as Black Baptista.  With their latest album, “Thread the Needle”, the trio of guitarist Bryan Baker, drummer Andy Sanesi, and bassist Peter Boskovich have, as reviewed by adequacy.net, “unload(ed) some of the most searing and primal rock music this […]

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“Anybody can go into a dark room and yell, but few can coax a reaction from the darkness.” -Resident Undead

January 16, 2012

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DarkMedia Features Resident Undead: Each month this year, DarkMedia will feature a paranormal investigation team.  We’ll focus on investigation style and substance, personal experiences, as well as the growth and development of the paranormal community as a whole. To start things off, the month of January is the month of Resident Undead — winner of […]

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“I’ve always been intrigued by music with a dark edge and a bit of mystery surrounding it, that really adds to the magic for me.” -Lisa Cuthbert

January 13, 2012

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Irish singer-songwriter and pianist Lisa Cuthbert makes music that has been described as a dark, brooding mix of eclectic sounds with a Celtic twist. Informed by such dynamic influences as Tori Amos, Joni Mitchell, Kate Bush, and Loreena McKennitt, Lisa’s work is distinguished by haunting, ethereal voice, dramatic songwriting, and layered harmonies. Through songs that […]

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“You can’t set the sun. You have no control over it. That’s basically what it feels like we’re doing. We’re trying to make a career out of our music and it feels like we’re trying to accomplish the impossible.” -Willpowerless

December 23, 2011

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DarkMedia Interviews Jordan Panfil of Willpowerless: With all the controversy in the music industry today surrounding technology like Auto-Tune and other music enhancing software, a band like Willpowerless is a welcome sight.  Not only does their talent hold up during a live show, this is a group of guys who sincerely loves their fans, and […]

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“…that´s what we strive for–to get out on the road, to do gigs in front of big audiences, feel the energy, hear how people sing/scream along with the lyrics!” -Godsic

December 19, 2011

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DarkMedia Interviews Rick Dahlberg of Godsic: With their debut album, “As the Heavens Burn”, due out in a few months, Swedish death metal band Godsic is already making waves.  Not often does a band come along with such a strong pre-release presence, but this is a band who definitely has–and deserves it.  Firmly planted in […]

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“Reverb, Tremolo, Cigarettes.” -The Bookhouse Boys

December 11, 2011

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DarkMedia Interviews The Bookhouse Boys: Named after the secret society of vigilantes from David Lynch’s iconic psychological thrill-ride, Twin Peaks, The Bookhouse Boys truly does justice to the depth, mystery and unique nature of their namesake.  Their rich, sensual style is accomplished by not five, not six, but eight incredibly talented musicians: Paul Van Oestren […]

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Anne Michaud Bares Her Neck

December 11, 2011

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by Alex Mcdermott: Anne Michaud is an author of many talents, especially getting distracted by depressing music and dark things. She likes to write and read everyday, and speak of herself in the third person.  Since her Master’s degree in Screenwriting from the University of London, England, Anne has written, directed and produced three short […]

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“I want the things I do to feel unique and personal… If people can tell the difference between my interpretation and another’s I feel like I’ve done my job.” -Lee Bermejo

November 17, 2011

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DarkMedia Interviews Lee Bermejo: Just in time for the holidays, DC Comics has released an incredible graphic novel based on Charles Dickens’ classic “A Christmas Carol” — staring The Dark Knight himself.  With artwork so stunning and dynamic you’d almost swear it was alive, this is not your average adaptation on any level.  Clever and […]

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“My intention was to anchor the vampire world to the prosaic world of humanity. I thought that would make a great contrast, and it’s the source of a lot of fun to me.” -Charlaine Harris

November 14, 2011

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New York Times bestselling author Charlaine Harris is no stranger to mystery, or the process of creating worlds.  With a career in writing that’s spanned over thirty years, she’s given us so many characters who — fantastic as they may seem — are ultimately grounded in true, raw, human nature; it’s impossible not to feel […]

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“…we may change from time to time, and experiment with new styles, but our fans know that we’ll always be the same people playing great songs with the same intensity.” -Jason Nott

November 13, 2011

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DarkMedia Interviews Drive A’s Jason Nott: If you’re the kind of person who’s satisfied with the status quo, and don’t want to be inspired to live outside the box, then Drive A isn’t the band for you.  Armed with a raw, unforgettable sound, Drive A plays the kind of music that takes up residence inside […]

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“There’s no question that horror’s thriving, but horror is a beast with many faces.” -Nick Grabowski

November 13, 2011

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by Alex Mcdermott: I had the pleasure to sit down with horror author and now publisher Nick Grabowsky to talk about Black Bed Sheet Books, writing, and the nightmares of Hollywood!!! Alex Mcdermott: You are a well-established author! What inspired you to add publisher to your credentials? Nick Grabowsky: Well, being an author certainly helped […]

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