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Posted in Events, Music, Photo gallery, Rue Morgue with tags , , , , , , , , on May 10, 2010 by darklordbunnykins

Trio of terror: (l-r) RM writer Liisa Ladouceur, Managing Editor Monica S. Kuebler and Office Manager Jessa Sobczuk

Rue Morgue Magazine‘s Black 100 party happened this past Friday at Toronto club Revival. Of that, I am sure. (Beyond that, it’s a bit of a blur thanks to the Warner Home Video-sponsored open bar.) But there is photographic evidence.

Can’t wait for the 200th  issue party!

L-R: Musician Deane Hughes of Akumu, Rue Morgue designer “Ghoulish” Gary Pullin and comedian/actor Tal Zimerman

So Sick Social Club’s Chris Lewchuk and filmmaker Philip Carrer

Johnny Hollow cellist Kitty Thompson with artist Ankixa Risk

RM writer John Bowen (right) with friend

Squid Lid!

Squid Lid!

Longtime RM supporters Kat Von Pire and Steve Walsh


Posted in Events, History, Interviews, Music, News, Rue Morgue with tags , , on May 6, 2010 by darklordbunnykins

The DLB spent part of the afternoon catching up with his favourite fiends at the Rue Morgue House of Horror, hatching schemes, talking shit and rubbing our hands in anticipation of Black 100, the party to end all parties celebrating the mag’s newly-released 100th issue.

We also sat down with RM editor-in-chief Dave Alexander to discuss Issue 100, landing their interview with Sir Christopher Lee, and the ongoing legacy of Rue Morgue Magazine.


Posted in Events, History, News, Rue Morgue with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 25, 2010 by darklordbunnykins

You can bet The Dark Lord Bunnykins will be at this party. Someone owes him extra drink tickets! Seriously, Issue 100 of Rue Morgue Magazine is going to be amazing, not least because yours truly has a major feature in it. Here is the official press release. See you there!

Toronto, CANADA – RUE MORGUE, Canada’s home for horror, is proud to celebrate yet another milestone with the release of its 100th EDITION SPECIAL ISSUE on stands May 1, 2010. The perfect-bound varnish-finished 100-page special issue will feature one of the magazine’s boldest and unusual covers to date, along with all-new and exclusive interviews with Hammer horror legends CHRISTOPHER LEE and INGRID PITT, plus thirteen years of horror across the spectrum with words from JOSS WEDON, GEORGE ROMERO, MIKE MIGNOLA, ROBERT KIRKMAN, DARREN LYNN BOUSMAN, MAX BROOKS, WILLIAM LUSTIG, R.L. STINE, JULIAN MAURY, ALEXANDRE BUSTILLO and many more.

RUE MORGUE#100 will also feature exclusive and original art from CHET ZAR, KRIS KUKSI, TRAVIS LOUIS, GRIS GRIMLY, WILLIAM BASSO, JASON D’AQUINO, BOB TYRRELL and others, plus an original music compilation and tons more! The issue will be the focus of a media blitz including but not limited to a month long city wide postering campaign in anticipation of its release.

To commemorate the event, RUE MORGUE will also be celebrating this important milestone in its 13 year history with RUE MORGUE CELEBRATES BLACK 100 (Friday May 7, 2010 @ Revival Event Theatre – 783 College St. doors: 10 PM). Sponsored by Anchor Bay Entertainment and Warner Bros Home Entertainment, the highly publicized black carpet event will feature a host of electrifying performances and celebrity guests including GEORGE ROMERO and others TBA, along with a very special performance from sinister synth duo SQUID LID, the ever popular Rue Morgue Go-Go Ghouls, Suicide Girls and the sinister sounds of Shannon and LaMort. All this and the unveiling of the official guest list for the Rue Morgue Festival of Fear National Horror Expo 2010! Black dress code will be in effect.

RUE MORGUE’s 100th EDITION SPECIAL ISSUE and BLACK 100 celebration will be the focus of an aggressive awareness campaign on Rue Morgue Magazine,, The Official Notice From the Rue Morgue House of Horror weekly newsletter, and ongoing promotion from our media partners.

Tickets for RUE MORGUE Celebrates BLACK 100 are $20 at the door or in advance directly from: or in person at the Rue Morgue House of Horror (2926 Dundas Street West, Toronto – weekdays 10-6 PM).

Now in its 13th publishing year, RUE MORGUE is home of Canada’s leading magazine of horror entertainment (Rue Morgue Magazine), the world’s original all horror broadcast (Rue Morgue Radio), and multi award-winning horror film production company (Rue Morgue Cinema).