Unveiling the Origins of Horror Hosting: A Haunting Journey into Television’s Dark Side

The origins of horror hosting can be traced back to the early days of television, when local stations sought innovative ways to captivate audiences and draw viewership. The concept of … Read More

HORROR HOST SPOTLIGHT: Morgus the Magnificent

Growing up, Rhode Island really didn’t have a horror host of its own. Though I was aware of such hosts as Vampira, Elvira, Zacherley and the Son of Svengoolie, it … Read More

THE BASEMENT BOOKSHELF: “Vampira and Her Daughters” by Robert Michael “Bobb” Cotter

Horror hosts have been around almost as long as television has shown horror movies. Back in the day, before corporations took over all of the local television stations, said station … Read More