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You think you like the Saw movies? Well, not as much as Mark from Ramesses you don’t

March 10th, 2010

We shouldn’t need to tell you just how frickin’ awesome Dorset sludge-doom titans Ramesses are – after all, we pretty much demanded earlier this year that you go see them play live. And those among you that heeded our advice might’ve spotted that the band’s drummer, Mark Greening – also a former sticksmith for the mighty Electric Wizard, no less – not only has Billy, the puppet from the Saw movies, emblazoned across the front of his bass drum, but also has the marionette’s visage tattoo’d onto his very flesh. Yep, you guessed it – he’s a bit of a fan.

With Saw VI released on DVD and Blu-ray this week, we thought it was high time we sent Marek Steven to catch up with Mark to delve the depths of the drummer’s obsession with what is – believe it or not – the most successful horror movie franchise of all time.

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Bands

Album: Rob Zombie – Hellbilly Deluxe II: Noble Jackals, Penny Dreadfuls and the Systematic Dehumanization of Cool

January 27th, 2010

Rob Zombie
Hellbilly Deluxe II: Noble Jackals, Penny Dreadfuls and the Systematic Dehumanization of Cool
Roadrunner Records
02 February 2010

By Andy Parker

Some 12 years since the flaming wheels of the Dragula peeled out of the Hellbilly Deluxe gas station, Rob Zombie returns to top form with an album title to envy most post-hardcore bands: Hellbilly Deluxe II: Noble Jackals, Penny Dreadfuls and the Systematic Dehumanization of Cool, or from here on in just HD2.

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