09 December 2015

RENDEZVOUS & Severin Films Present COUNT DRACULA Blu-ray Release Party!



RENDEZVOUS & Severin Films are proud to present the blu-ray release party for Jess Franco's rendition of the Bram Stoker classic, COUNT DRACULA! Join us at the Hyperion Tavern in Los Angeles on Friday, December 11th for a FREE screening of COUNT DRACULA (starring Sir Christopher Lee, Soledad Miranda, and Klaus Kinski) at 8PM. In typical RENDEZVOUS fashion, we will have LOTS of surprises and exclusives on hand...all to be announced! Immediately following the film, the RENDEZVOUS crew will be spinning all sorts of soundtrack and library goodness, including selections from the COUNT DRACULA OST by Bruno Nicolai! Finally, last but DEFINITELY not least, our resident RENDEZVOUS film archivist, Jim Branscome, will be screening a specially crafted highlight reel showcasing an array of Dracula delightfulness. This will be our our last party of 2015 and we are looking forward to closing out this amazing year with a bang! See you there!!

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$5 Beers. Cash only. FREE entry.

Come early for FREE buttons, CD-R's, zines, etc. (while supplies last), PLUS Severin Films, Mondo Macabro, and Grindhouse Releasing merch will be for sale!!

8PM - Jess Franco's COUNT DRACULA (West Germany/Spain/Italy, 1970)

DJ's immediately following the film (approximately 9:45PM)

Resident DJ's:

Alfonso Carrillo
AM
Carlos Rossi
Giacomo
Dina Juntila
Chris Tillotson

Resident film librarian and visual artist: Jim Branscome

**Sponsored by Death Waltz Recording Company, Finders Keepers Records, Four Flies Records, Severin Films, Distribpix Inc., Mondo Macabro, & Grindhouse Releasing


24 September 2015

NEW RENDEZVOUS Mixtape 'Suoni della paura' NOW Available!


Hey there friends! Your pals at RENDEZVOUS are thrilled to announce the release of our first, professionally manufactured release! We are very proud of this one. Just in time for the Halloween season, 'Suoni della paura' will be available for purchase on Sunday, October 4th at the Frizzi 2 Fulci show at Beyond Fest. Leftovers will be sold at our next RENDEZVOUS session at the Hyperion Tavern on the 9th, and online as well. Limited to 100 worldwide. Send an email to info(at)rendezvousLA.net if you're out of the LA area and wish to order one. Cheers!

05 September 2015

RENDEZVOUS Presents 'Weird-Ass Cult B-Movies Mixtape' by Angel Dust Dealers



We are excited to present Weird-Ass Cult B-Movies Mixtape by Angel Dust Dealers — a unique mix of excerpts from exciting scores (mostly unreleased) for cult B-movies from the 80’s, transferred directly from VHS tapes with deliciously lo-fi quality sound. The full tracklist below complete with cue-times will help you to jump to your favorite track immediately, although the thorough listening experience is highly recommended for maximum mind-submerging effect. Erase & Rewind!

[00:00 — 00:14] Bob Mithoff — Troma Logo Leader
[00:12 — 00:30] Nicholas Pike — A Nightmare On Elm Street The Series (1989)
[00:28 — 03:00] Jon McCallum — Terror Eyes (1989)
[02:40 — 06:05] John Ross — Hide And Go Shriek (1987)
[06:00 — 06:37] Ted Shapiro — Toxic Zombies aka Bloodeaters (1980)
[06:06 — 06:37] Opening Narration From 'The Toxic Avenger' (1984)
[06:38 — 08:33] Simon Boswell — Delirium: Photo Of Gioia (1987)
[08:26 — 11:27] Marc David Becker — Psycho Cop Returns (1992)
[11:11 — 13:50] Paul Zaza — The Dark (1988)
[13:44 — 15:55] Michael Silversher & Janice Hubbard — Dangerous Seductress (1992)
[15:50 — 17:18] Bob Summers — One Dark Night (1983)
[17:17 — 19:09] Marc Fredrick — Demon Queen (1986)
[18:50 — 20:35] Al Festa — After Death (1988)
[20:30 — 21:40] Fruer — Underworld (1987)
[21:33 — 23:33] Vince Tempera — The House Of Clocks (1989)
[23:28 — 24:04] David George & Barrie Guard — The Howling IV (1988)
[23:55 — 25:20] Adriano Maria Vitali — Evil Clutch (1988)
[25:11 — 27:00] Kevin Bassinson — Chains (1989)
[26:55 — 34:48] David Spear — Exterminator II (1984)
[34:40 — 35:44] Claudio Simonetti — The Washing Machine (1992)
[35:40 — 36:55] Carlo Maria Cordio — Endgame (1983)
[36:37 — 38:38] Rick Vartian — Escape From The Insane Asylum (1986)
[38:10 — 38:40] 'Summer Camp Nightmare' Original Trailer (1987)
[38:38 — 40:42] Guido & Maurizio De Angelis — 2019: After The Fall Of New York (1983)
[40:25 — 42:40] Guido & Maurizio De Angelis — The Raiders Of Atlantis (1983)
[42:24 — 43:44] Roger Bellon — The Unholy (1987)
[43:46 — 46:15] Jonathon Newton — Unhinged (1982)
[45:50 — 48:25] Tom Milano & Don Great — Breeders (1986)
[48:22 — 49:30] John Hodian — Girls School Screamers (1984)
[49:20 — 51:40] George Robertson — Intruder (1988)
[51:05 — 54:54] William Kueker — Satanwar (1979)
[54:30 — 56:00] Claudio Simonetti — Hands Of Steel (1986)
[55:55 — 1:00:00] Rod Slane — Revenge (1986)

24 March 2015

RENDEZVOUS & Severin Films Present VAMPYROS LESBOS Blu-Ray Release Party!


RENDEZVOUSSeverin Films are proud to present the blu-ray release party for Jess Franco's iconic cult classics, VAMPYROS LESBOS and SHE KILLED IN ECSTASY. Join us at the Hyperion Tavern in Los Angeles on Friday, April 10th for a FREE screening of VAMPYROS LESBOS (starring the lovely Ms. Soledad Miranda) at 8PM. In typical RENDEZVOUS fashion, we will have LOTS of surprises and exclusives on hand...all to be announced! Immediately following the film, we're excited to host a wonderful crew of guest DJ's...all RENDEZVOUS fam, including our pals Todd Gilchrist, Trevor Baade of Jacknife Records & Tapes, and the much-anticipated return of Heru Avenger (a.k.a. John Basil of BAAST). Finally, last but DEFINITELY not least, our resident RENDEZVOUS film archivist, Jim Branscome, will be screening a TWO and a half hour highlight reel showcasing the work of our beloved Uncle Jess. If you've yet to attend one of our parties this year, trust us when we say that you will NOT want to miss this one!

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$5 Beers. Cash only. FREE entry.

Come early for FREE buttons, mixtapes, zines, etc. (while supplies last)

8PM - Jess Franco's VAMPYROS LESBOS (West Germany/Spain, 1971)

DJ's immediately following the film (approximately 9:30PM)

Special guest DJs:

Todd Gilchrist
Trevor Baade (Jacknife Records & Tapes, LA)
Heru Avenger (BAAST, Luv N' Haight)

Plus residents:

Alfonso Carrillo
George Ben Sun
Carlos Rossi
Giacomo
Dina Juntila

Resident film librarian and visual artist: Jim Branscome

**Sponsored by Death Waltz Recording Company, Severin Films, Distribpix Inc., Mondo Macabro, & Finders Keepers Records

06 March 2015

RENDEZVOUS Presents Video Nasties Night with Special Guests Josiah Steinbrick & Ethan Hull!


Join us next Friday, the 13th of March, for a celebration of all things video nasty! LA-based record collector Josiah Steinbrick will be making his RENDEZVOUS debut! If you follow Mr. Steinbrick on the social media, then you know that not only does he own grails galore, he also has an impeccable taste in records! We are excited to announce that our man will be spinning TWO sets! All of us here at RENDEZVOUS are terribly thrilled about this. Bring your cameras, bring your notebooks...this is definitely going to be one for the connoisseurs. And if that were not enough, our man from San Diego, Ethan Hull, returns for another session! We've been told he's got some surprises up his sleeve and we cannot wait to find out what he has in store for the evening. Oh yeah, let's not forget about the films...an INTEGRAL part of an evening at RENDEZVOUS. Word on the street is our resident film librarian, Mr. Jim Branscome, is creating another one of his famous highlight reels, this time showcasing the finest in video nasty footage. If you've been to any of our recent events, then you know what to expect - a true feast for the eyes! AND speaking of video nasties, starting next Friday, we will be selling copies of Severin Films' VIDEO NASTIES: THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE parts 1 & 2 at the bar!! We'll also have an assortment of other Severin titles for sale as well. And finally, as per usual, we will have loads of giveaways from our lovely and generous sponsors Severin Films & Death Waltz Recording Company!

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$5 Beers. Cash only. FREE entry.
Come early for FREE buttons, mixtapes, etc. (while supplies last)

8PM - Dario Argento's TENEBRE (Italy, 1982)

DJ's immediately following the film (approximately 9:30PM)

Special guest DJs:

Josiah Steinbrick
Ethan Hull

Plus residents:

Alfonso Carrillo
George Ben Sun
Carlos Rossi
Giacomo
Dina Juntilla

Resident film librarian and visual artist: Jim Branscome

**Sponsored by 
Death Waltz Recording CompanySeverin Films,Distribpix Inc.Mondo Macabro, & Finders Keepers Records