Interview With Penny Dreadful’s Anaïs Chareyre

By Steph Kingston on

Welcome back to Dreadful Thoughts, a fan run podcast about Showtime’s Penny Dreadful. This week we have a very special off season episode for you, an interview with artist Anaïs Chareyre.  Anaïs has created many very important things for the show including the tarot cards, Verbis Diablo book, and Vanessa’s blood scorpions.  She was a …

This Is A Thing: Kawaii Metal

By Jackie Chaisson on

The internet is a marvel for discovering new and strange things… Kawaii (which is Japanese for “cute”) metal is a combination of J-pop and heavy metal that could be the gateway sub-genre that introduces a whole new generation to classic heavy metal music. It’s got everything: guitar riffs, theatrics, double-bass drumming à la Dave Lombardo, choreography, …