KING DIAMOND – ABIGAIL – FROM THE VAULT

KING DIAMOND – ABIGAIL – FROM THE VAULT

Happy Birthday to King Diamond, who turned 59 years old yesterday. King, born Kim Bendix Peterson in Copenhagen, Denmark continues to influence many artists and even after open heart surgery, King is still going strong. Let’s take a trip back to October 21, 1987...
KING DIAMOND – NO PRESENTS FOR CHRISTMAS

KING DIAMOND – NO PRESENTS FOR CHRISTMAS

In honor of the spirit of Christmas, we take a trip back to December 25, 1985 to a song by the one and only King Diamond, No Presents for Christmas. This was the first song released by King Diamond after Mercyful Fate broke up and one of the most well known King...
SHE-WOLF’S HALLOWEEN PLAYLIST

SHE-WOLF’S HALLOWEEN PLAYLIST

Photo credit: Fantasy Pumpkins. Literally everyone with any sense knows that Halloween is the only good holiday. Some people might argue otherwise, but they are all Hallmark ad executives and therefore not to be trusted. Think about it. Halloween is a no-obligation...
TUSKA DAY 1 – THE RETURN

TUSKA DAY 1 – THE RETURN

Yes, there were gnomes with bleeding orifices in the press area. No, I don’t know why. As some of you know, Tuska 2013 was my fourth Tuska. However, it was my first with any sort of press access. While I’m not exactly new to the world of...