Interview with Spider One
Sofa King Cool caught up with Spider One and we discuss his new podcast Bleeder’s Diegest and how he came up with the idea, being a pioneer of the Nu Metal Scene, touring with Kiss, the future of touring and how the pandemic effected him, Powerman 5000 and what is next for him
About Spider One
Spider One dropped out of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts. Started the band Powerman 5000. Released eleven albums (and counting), enjoyed platinum success and toured the world. He has directed several music videos in addition to writing and directing the horror feature Allegoria starring John Ennis and Scout Compton. Spider also served as an on air personality for the horror network FEARnet and created and co-produced the horror/comedy TV series Death Valley for MTV.
About Krsy Fox
Born in British Columbia, Canada, Krsy Fox began acting professionally at the age of 12, appearing in such productions as Underworld: Evolution, In the Land of Women, and the CW series Aliens in America. In addition to acting, her passion for music led her to write with numerous artists, garnering three number-one radio hits and seven top-ten singles with bands like Theory of a Deadman and Halestorm. She has also toured internationally as the frontwoman of Knee High Fox and is working on new music with her latest band QUINN. Fox founded OneFox Productions with fellow musician-filmmaker Spider One, producing and directing music videos and films. During the Covid-19 pandemic, Fox wrote, directed, and starred in the horror feature FRANK, set for release later this year. She is currently in production on her next movie, I Live Alone starring Bonnie Aarons, and will next direct a feature version of her award-winning short, What the Spell?
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Lauren immersed herself in the local music scene. This led to a decade-long stint at the world famous KROQ-FM running the boards and answering phone calls for America’s most popular DJs and tastemakers. She soon found herself as assistant producer of the legendary syndicated radio show Loveline with Adam Carolla and Dr. Drew. She made the leap following her passion in music working for Warner Bros. Records. In 2018 she channeled her love of horror into the co-creation of The Boo Crew along with her husband Trevor, Leone D’Antonio and friends, as well as co-hosting she is producer of The Boo Crew podcast and TV show. She also works for the Bloody Disgusting Podcast Network.
About Trevor Shand
Trevor grew up in Canada engulfed in the indie music scene as a guitar player and on the air as a radio personality in his teens. Moved to Boston to join a major label band, toured North America and returned to a broadcasting career that eventually landed him as the creative imaging director of the world famous KROQ in Los Angeles. He has been the voice for Disney XD, the Outdoor Life Network, projects for Adult Swim and 20th Century Fox films and over 20 radio stations across Canada. He is currently behind the audio branding of the sound of alternative radio in the US including KROQ, Alt 923 New York and over a dozen others. As an obsessive horror fan, he co-created The Boo Crew Podcast in 2018 with his wife Lauren, Leone D’Antonio and their friends, joining the Bloody Disgusting Network. The Boo Crew has welcomed everyone from Danny Elfman to Elvira, Phoebe Bridgers to Mike Flanagan and Gerard Way and most recently expanded into a TV show on BD’s linear Roku channel.