Here is the back cover of my latest Hollywood true crime zine, “50,000,000 Tab Fans Can’t Be Wrong.” Out soon!
And off to the printer’s we go. Did you know that Warner Bros. Records exists today because of Tab Hunter?
This is how I spend my Friday night, researching the life and death of Sharon Tate by candle light. All the bulbs went out in my dining room and I can’t seem to find the right light bulb so at the moment I write by lap top light and candle light. The candelabra is thanks to a good friend of mine who gave it to me as a housewarming present.
Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman were murdered by football star, OJ Simpson . Bizarrely, this event ends up shaping our childhoods.
Even though you didn’t celebrate birthdays… I celebrate your life pretty much every day. Happy Birthday, Prince Rogers Nelson. Hard at work on Dead in MPLS: Prince (Issue #14)! Coming very soon!
Working hard on the latest issue of Dead in Hollywood: 50,000,000 Tab Fans Can’t Be Wrong. Coming Soon!
Tab Hunter buttons coming soon in celebration of Dead in Hollywood’s upcoming zine… 50,000,000 Tab Fans Can’t Be Wrong (Issue #9)!
𝚃𝚘𝚍𝚊𝚢 𝚠𝚘𝚞𝚕𝚍 𝚑𝚊𝚟𝚎 𝚋𝚎𝚎𝚗 𝙼𝚊𝚛𝚒𝚕𝚢𝚗 𝙼𝚘𝚗𝚛𝚘𝚎'𝚜 𝟿𝟹𝚛𝚍 𝚋𝚒𝚛𝚝𝚑𝚍𝚊𝚢. 𝙷𝚊𝚙𝚙𝚢 𝙱𝚒𝚛𝚝𝚑𝚍𝚊𝚢 𝙼𝚊𝚛𝚒𝚕𝚢𝚗. 𝚈𝚘𝚞 𝚑𝚊𝚟𝚎 𝚋𝚎𝚎𝚗 𝚕𝚘𝚟𝚎𝚍.
"𝙸𝚝 𝚝𝚘𝚘𝚔 𝚖𝚎 𝚖𝚞𝚌𝚑 𝚝𝚘𝚘 𝚕𝚘𝚗𝚐 𝚝𝚘 𝚞𝚗𝚍𝚎𝚛𝚜𝚝𝚊𝚗𝚍 𝚑𝚘𝚠 𝚒𝚝 𝚌𝚘𝚞𝚕𝚍 𝚋𝚎 𝚞𝚗𝚝𝚒𝚕 𝚢𝚘𝚞 𝚜𝚑𝚊𝚛𝚎𝚍 𝚢𝚘𝚞𝚛 𝚜𝚎𝚌𝚛𝚎𝚝 𝚠𝚒𝚝𝚑 𝚖𝚎. 𝚂𝚘𝚖𝚎𝚝𝚑𝚒𝚗𝚐'𝚜 𝚌𝚘𝚖𝚒𝚗' 𝚘𝚟𝚎𝚛, 𝚖𝚖𝚖 𝚖𝚖𝚖... 𝚜𝚘𝚖𝚎𝚝𝚑𝚒𝚗𝚐'𝚜 𝚌𝚘𝚖𝚒𝚗' 𝚘𝚟𝚎𝚛, 𝚖𝚖𝚖 𝚖𝚖𝚖... 𝚜𝚘𝚖𝚎𝚝𝚑𝚒𝚗𝚐'𝚜 𝚌𝚘𝚖𝚒𝚗' 𝚘𝚟𝚎𝚛 𝚖𝚎. 𝙼𝚢 𝚋𝚊𝚋𝚢'𝚜 𝚐𝚘𝚝 𝚊 𝚜𝚎𝚌𝚛𝚎𝚝."
𝙶𝚒𝚕 𝚂𝚌𝚘𝚝𝚝-𝙷𝚎𝚛𝚘𝚗 (April 1, 1949 – May 27, 2011) 𝚜𝚘𝚞𝚕 𝚊𝚗𝚍 𝚓𝚊𝚣𝚣 𝚙𝚘𝚎𝚝, 𝚖𝚞𝚜𝚒𝚌𝚒𝚊𝚗, 𝚊𝚗𝚍 𝚊𝚞𝚝𝚑𝚘𝚛, 𝚔𝚗𝚘𝚠𝚗 𝚙𝚛𝚒𝚖𝚊𝚛𝚒𝚕𝚢 𝚏𝚘𝚛 𝚑𝚒𝚜 𝚠𝚘𝚛𝚔 𝚊𝚜 𝚊 𝚜𝚙𝚘𝚔𝚎𝚗-𝚠𝚘𝚛𝚍 𝚙𝚎𝚛𝚏𝚘𝚛𝚖𝚎𝚛 𝚒𝚗 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝟷𝟿𝟽𝟶𝚜 𝚊𝚗𝚍 𝟷𝟿𝟾𝟶𝚜, 𝚍𝚒𝚎𝚜 𝚘𝚗 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝚊𝚏𝚝𝚎𝚛𝚗𝚘𝚘𝚗 𝚘𝚏 𝙼𝚊𝚢 𝟸𝟽, 𝟸𝟶𝟷𝟷, 𝚊𝚏𝚝𝚎𝚛 𝚋𝚎𝚌𝚘𝚖𝚒𝚗𝚐 𝚒𝚕𝚕 𝚞𝚙𝚘𝚗 𝚛𝚎𝚝𝚞𝚛𝚗𝚒𝚗𝚐 𝚏𝚛𝚘𝚖 𝚊 𝙴𝚞𝚛𝚘𝚙𝚎𝚊𝚗 𝚝𝚛𝚒𝚙. 𝚂𝚌𝚘𝚝𝚝-𝙷𝚎𝚛𝚘𝚗 𝚌𝚘𝚗𝚏𝚒𝚛𝚖𝚜 𝚙𝚛𝚎𝚟𝚒𝚘𝚞𝚜 𝚙𝚛𝚎𝚜𝚜 𝚜𝚙𝚎𝚌𝚞𝚕𝚊𝚝𝚒𝚘𝚗 𝚊𝚋𝚘𝚞𝚝 𝚑𝚒𝚜 𝚑𝚎𝚊𝚕𝚝𝚑 𝚠𝚑𝚎𝚗 𝚑𝚎 𝚍𝚒𝚜𝚌𝚕𝚘𝚜𝚎𝚜 𝚒𝚗 𝚊 𝟸𝟶𝟶𝟾 𝙽𝚎𝚠 𝚈𝚘𝚛𝚔 𝙼𝚊𝚐𝚊𝚣𝚒𝚗𝚎 𝚒𝚗𝚝𝚎𝚛𝚟𝚒𝚎𝚠 𝚝𝚑𝚊𝚝 𝚑𝚎 𝚒𝚜 𝙷𝙸𝚅-𝚙𝚘𝚜𝚒𝚝𝚒𝚟𝚎. 𝚃𝚑𝚎 𝚛𝚎𝚟𝚘𝚕𝚞𝚝𝚒𝚘𝚗 𝚠𝚒𝚕𝚕 𝚗𝚘𝚝 𝚋𝚎 𝚝𝚎𝚕𝚎𝚟𝚒𝚜𝚎𝚍.
𝙷𝚎𝚕𝚖𝚜 𝙱𝚊𝚔𝚎𝚛𝚢 𝚋𝚞𝚒𝚕𝚍𝚒𝚗𝚐 (𝟾𝟽𝟷𝟷 𝚆𝚊𝚜𝚑𝚒𝚗𝚐𝚝𝚘𝚗 𝙱𝚕𝚟𝚍., 𝙲𝚞𝚕𝚟𝚎𝚛 𝙲𝚒𝚝𝚢, 𝙲𝙰 𝟿𝟶𝟸𝟹𝟸)
Dead in Hollywood will be tabling THIS Sunday at the L.A. Zine Fest at the Helms Bakery building in Culver City from 12pm - 6pm (8711 Washington Blvd). Stop by table B58 and say hi! Come talk the dead with me!
𝙳𝚎𝚋𝚞𝚝𝚒𝚗𝚐 𝚖𝚢 𝚕𝚊𝚝𝚎𝚜𝚝 𝚣𝚒𝚗𝚎, "𝙳𝚎𝚊𝚍 𝚒𝚗 𝙴𝚗𝚐𝚕𝚊𝚗𝚍: 𝚂𝚝. 𝙳𝚞𝚗𝚜𝚝𝚊𝚗'𝚜 𝙲𝚑𝚞𝚛𝚌𝚑𝚢𝚊𝚛𝚍" 𝚝𝚑𝚒𝚜 𝚂𝚞𝚗𝚍𝚊𝚢, 𝙼𝚊𝚢 𝟸𝟼𝚝𝚑 𝚊𝚝 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝙻.𝙰. 𝚉𝚒𝚗𝚎 𝙵𝚎𝚜𝚝 𝚊𝚝 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝙷𝚎𝚕𝚖𝚜 𝙱𝚊𝚔𝚎𝚛𝚢 𝚋𝚞𝚒𝚕𝚍𝚒𝚗𝚐 (𝟾𝟽𝟷𝟷 𝚆𝚊𝚜𝚑𝚒𝚗𝚐𝚝𝚘𝚗 𝙱𝚕𝚟𝚍., 𝙲𝚞𝚕𝚟𝚎𝚛 𝙲𝚒𝚝𝚢, 𝙲𝙰 𝟿𝟶𝟸𝟹𝟸). 𝚂𝚝𝚘𝚙 𝚋𝚢 𝚊𝚗𝚍 𝚜𝚊𝚢 𝚑𝚒 𝚊𝚗𝚍 𝚙𝚒𝚌𝚔 𝚞𝚙 𝚜𝚘𝚖𝚎 𝚣𝚒𝚗𝚎𝚜! 𝙸 𝚙𝚛𝚘𝚖𝚒𝚜𝚎 𝚢𝚘𝚞, 𝚒𝚝'𝚕𝚕 𝚋𝚎 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝚖𝚘𝚜𝚝 𝚏𝚞𝚗 𝚢𝚘𝚞 𝚑𝚊𝚟𝚎 𝚝𝚑𝚒𝚜 𝚂𝚞𝚗𝚍𝚊𝚢!
Check out my interview with MOVIEJAWN.COM HERE! And be sure to come out to the L.A. Zine Fest this Sunday at Helms Bakery in Culver City, CA. It’s free, fun, and it’s so inspiring! If it’s anything like last year, it’s going to be amazing!
𝙳𝙴𝙰𝙳 𝙸𝙽 𝙴𝙽𝙶𝙻𝙰𝙽𝙳: 𝚂𝚃. 𝙳𝚄𝚂𝚃𝙰𝙽 𝙲𝙷𝚄𝚁𝙲𝙷𝚈𝙰𝚁𝙳 (𝙸𝚜𝚜𝚞𝚎 𝟷𝟻) 𝙿𝚛𝚎𝚖𝚒𝚎𝚛𝚒𝚗𝚐 𝚊𝚝 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝟾𝚝𝚑 𝚊𝚗𝚗𝚞𝚊𝚕 𝙻.𝙰. 𝚉𝚒𝚗𝚎 𝙵𝚎𝚜𝚝 𝚗𝚎𝚡𝚝 𝚂𝚞𝚗𝚍𝚊𝚢, 𝙼𝚊𝚢 𝟸𝟼 (𝟷𝟸 𝚙.𝚖. 𝚝𝚘 𝟼 𝚙𝚖) 𝚊𝚝 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝙷𝚎𝚕𝚖𝚜 𝙱𝚊𝚔𝚎𝚛𝚢 𝚋𝚞𝚒𝚕𝚍𝚒𝚗𝚐 (𝟾𝟽𝟷𝟷 𝚆𝚊𝚜𝚑𝚒𝚗𝚐𝚝𝚘𝚗 𝙱𝚕𝚟𝚍, 𝙲𝚞𝚕𝚟𝚎𝚛 𝙲𝚒𝚝𝚢, 𝟿𝟶𝟸𝟹𝟸).
Just returned from my husband’s grandfather’s funeral in England. While there I stumbled upon St. Duncan’s Churchyard in Monks Risborough - a village 30 minutes outside of London. I’ll be putting together a special edition of Dead in Hollywood for next weekend’s L.A. Zinefest! Stay tuned.