Tag Archives: Hunter Thompson

This just in . . .

Arrived this afternoon courtesy of the fine folks at Continuum Press. A read-n-review is already in the works.  

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Rum Diary Soundtrack Outclasses Film

Ninety percent of Christopher Young’s swinging soundtrack has been on high rotation in both my car and the writing cave — very impressive considering the track list is twenty-four songs long. First, a little explanation for anyone who doesn’t regularly … Continue reading

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Book Review: Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone

Assurances were made that a review would be posted on the 24th. It’s still Monday for a few more hours and, after a day of brawling with myself over issues peripheral — but bearing no direct relation — to the … Continue reading

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Rum Diary Soundtrack

The fine folk handling Lakeshore Records’ PR assured me a copy of the new soundtrack will be delivered as soon they received a link from the label. That was last Monday, the 17th. The soundtrack hits digital release on the … Continue reading

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Rum Diary Trailer — HUZZAH!

Now that’s what I’m talking about (or was the other day). Finally — a bit of press for this baby! Special thanks to the fine folks at Bleeding Cool for the heads-up. (THE RUM DIARY opens in the USA on … Continue reading

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Teal Bowser: Someone You Should Know

Digging for book cover art the other day and came across this fine example by Graphic Designer and Illustrator, Teal Bowser. Here’s what she has to say about the piece: Hunter S. Thompson is one of America’s most eclectic writers. … Continue reading

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October = HST Month? Hard to tell.

October is shaping up to be the officially unofficial Hunter S. Thompson Month. Two big bits of Gonzo action are slated; one, no doubt, orchestrated around the the other. FEAR AND LOATHING AT ROLLING STONE is due to hit bookstores … Continue reading

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Dining with the Doctor

As part of the ongoing research for FLotU78, I’m reading When The Going Gets Weird, one of the (many) bios about Hunter. Here is Peter Boyle’s reaction when he met HST while filming Where The Buffalo Roam: On the coffee-shop … Continue reading

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Covering the story

This whole Web site thing has gotten out of control. It was supposed to be simple — a place for people to read the story, comment, and toss a few shekels in the hat if they were so inclined. But … Continue reading

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And here we go . . . .

Thanks for checking out the home of “Fear & Loathing of the Undead ’78”.  I’m trying to figure out how to build the site right now. Please leave your name, number, and a brief message, and I’ll get back to … Continue reading

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