[18:44] I know a lot of you have been hoping for more horror con appearances, and I'm happy to let you know that Jeordie will be taking a weekend off from working on the new Manson record with Tyler Bates and Gil Sharone to appear at Monster Mania Convention #33, taking place in Cherry Hill, NJ from March 11-13, 2016. It doesn't appear that tickets have gone on sale yet, but keep an eye out for further updates on the previously provided link to their Facebook page and also on their official website.
[06:47] There has always been a strong relationship between heavy metal music and the horror genre, and Jeordie is part of a documentary currently in production which explores this relationship. "The History of Metal and Horror" sits down with Jeordie and an impressive roster of other metal musicians including Alice Cooper, John 5 and Kirk Hammett, along with horror film icons such as Sid Haig, Doug Bradley and Tom Savini. Check out the trailer here. The filmmakers recently launched a crowd funding campaign to complete the project and you can donate by heading over to their Indiegogo page. Help make this happen! Also be sure to check out their official website and follow them on Facebook.
[11:16] Forcecult podcast episode #33, featuring Jeordie as the special guest, is now up and available at forcecult.com!
[09:03] Jeordie will be a special guest on this week's Forcecult podcast. If you have a Star Wars related question you would like to ask him, send it to email@example.com. You can subscribe to Forcecult on iTunes and episodes air on Thursdays.
[16:20] The horror short "Massacre" premiered at Busby's East in Los Angeles this past Thursday night and Jeordie was there to walk the red carpet. Check out some photos from the event at the film's Facebook page. Not only does Jeordie have a cameo in the film as a street detective (along with "Good Life" cohort Jeff Hilliard, but he also co-wrote the score with Rob Patterson (Korn, Otep), which recently received an award at the 2015 Fantasmagorical Film Festival. "Massacre" will be making the rounds of various horror cons and film festivals throughout the US in the coming months, with a possible digital release to follow.
[07:17] Jeordie is included on the list of the San Jose Mercury News' 15 biggest celebrity fans of "Star Wars". You can read the piece here.
[09:03] Marilyn Manson has added a new round of US dates for October starting with a show at The Observatory in Santa Ana, CA on October 20th. Tickets for these shows go on sale this Friday, July 24th and information for individual shows can be found on the Tour Dates page.
[08:33] Some very cool news from Jeordie himself via Twitter this morning:
"I have some music that I've been working on that I've kept secret, from everybody. Stay tuned ..."
Stay tuned, indeed!!