Month: February 2017

Album review: Threatpoint – R.I.P

Hailing from Scranton, Pennsylvania, Threatpoint’s album R.I.P kicks you straight in the guts from the opening song, the punishing title track R.I.P. Vocally, Chris James has got a voice similar to Ivan Moody from Five Finger Death Punch and the bands sound also has that groove metal vibe to it, similar to their Las Vegas…

Interview with Thomas S. Flowers

Thomas S. Flowers is a writer who resides in Houston, Texas. His work primarily lurks within the darker regions of fiction. A lover of both film and fiction, Thomas has a very busy blog over at machineman.org. His latest fiction release is ‘Conceiving’, the third book in a series of finely crafted dark fiction tales…

Book review: Black Static #56

‘Black Static’ is a magazine that has been on my reading radar for some time. Time doesn’t always allow for one to read everything one wants unfortunately and it wasn’t until this current issue (#56) that The Grim Reader managed to peruse and enjoy its contents. Suffice to say, ‘Black Static’ is indeed a high-quality…

The Grim Reader chats with S.T. Cartledge about ‘The Orphanarium’ and Bizarro fiction

S.T. Cartledge is a writer of poetry and Bizarro/weird fiction currently sweating in Western Australia (it’s summer over here, and it is damn hot). His book ‘House Hunter’ was one of the NBAS (New Bizarro Author Series) books in 2012. Soon Mr Cartledge will have a new book published through Eraserhead Press called ‘The Orphanarium’.…

New video from post punk band ‘WEAK 13’

“WEAK13 release new music video for “Obey The Slave” British underground post punk band WEAK13 have released a new music video for their song “Obey The Slave” from their 2016 album They Live. The music video was filmed in a real English magistrates court and revolves around a theme of law and order. The song…