June 1, 2016

Murder me with Labels

As an artist, I find that one of the most difficult tasks is that of describing my work. Or, even worse, defining it. I’m of the snobby opinion that if a painter, composer or author is worth their salt, then a lot of time is […]
May 4, 2016

Murder! Murder!

It’s a lovely day in Los Angeles. Even though my bicycle’s got a flat tire and my cell phone’s texting autofill doesn’t acknowledge the word hooker, and even though I had to refer to the internet to remember lyrics to a song I wrote, it’s […]
April 13, 2016

Dangling, Tangling

I’m sitting in a coffee bar, trying to divine a direction for this blog. It’s been a while since I’ve journaled, and I’m distracted by a campy, yet oddly-soothing print of a painting. The print is framed and hung in the corner of the café, […]
March 11, 2016

‘The Devil’s Carnival’ Composers Debut Trailer for a Dark New Opus

Icons of cult cinema, Terrance Zdunich (Repo! The Genetic Opera) and Saar Hendelman (The Devil’s Carnival franchise) pull the trigger on a new, twisted musical world, American Murder Song. Combining stop motion animation and moving daguerreotype portraits, American Murder Song features a rogues gallery of original […]
February 2, 2016

O Ye Who Trav’l in Blood!

I often write about the creative process here, routinely describing it as a perilous and financially-devastating journey, albeit one that’s ultimately rewarding. As such, is it any wonder that my latest art project is set against an early nineteenth century American frontier, where a young […]
December 9, 2015

Children that are Killer

As 2015 ticks to an end, I can’t help but reflect on the friends, events, accomplishments and failures that defined the year, as well as look forward to the opportunities and challenges that 2016 may present. 2015, what a year! In the last three-hundred and […]
November 24, 2015

Die Fledermaus

Ever hear the expression ‘to have bats in the belfry’? It means to be crazy. A belfry is the top part of a church, specifically the bell tower. Since our heads are the topmost parts of our bodies, to say that someone has bats in […]
November 3, 2015

German Shepherds

“My only hope is that the big Lebowski kills me before the Germans can cut my dick off.” ~The Big Lebowski I’m going to Germany! This coming weekend, I’ll be traveling to Bottrop as a guest of Weekend Of Horrors. This’ll be my second trip […]