Welcome to Motel Hell where we discuss peculiar news stories, sexual fetishes, horror films, true crime, urban legends and local nonsense. Join us each week for a new topic of interest, a review of obscure and classic films, a few music recommendations, and sexual tension.
54: The Best and Worst of 2020
Four months since our last episode and a month since it was recorded, here's the Motel Hell wrap-up of 2020. Don't worry, the pandemic is ignored in favor in-depth discussion of the Halloween, Resident Evil and Twin Peaks franchises. Plus a review of Kiyoshi Kurosawa's "Cure".
BDMFT #29: The Best Records of 2018 and 2019
In this final installment of "The Best Records of the Decade" Dick Fetti recommends drum & bass albums, hard trance singles and a lot of noisy racket. Come and take a listen!
Best of 2018:
Blocks & Escher - Something Blue MP3/12" - Metalheadz
4 6 2 5 - 4625-001 12" - 4 6 2 5
Throat - Bareback - CD/LP - Svart
VIRTUAL SELF - Angel Voices MP3 - Self-Released
Vomitor - Pestilent Death CD/LP - Hells Headbangers
Best of 2019
Kiran Arora - Formication CDr - Prose Nagge
Psychedelic Speed Freaks - Psychedelic Speed Freaks LP - Black Editions
Selected Killing - Secret Tombstone 3"CD - Freak Animal
53: What Did the Succubus Say to the Dover Demon?
Dick Fetti and Ben the almost Beardo have finally been able to reunite (in a safe, socially distanced way) to record again in person. They laugh, they cry, they fart... a lot. Ben the Beardo discusses supernatural interlopers the Dover Demon and the Van Meter Visitor and Dick Fetti gives an in-depth history lesson on succubi and first wife of Adam, Lilith. But to kick things off the boys review Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers by Dominique Othenin-Girard .
BDMFT #28: The Best Records of 2017
Dick Fetti and Ben the Beardo bring you the second to last episode in this multipart series. You get pop music, harsh noise, drum & bass and a film score. We promise all the recommendations are good! (subjective)
Best of 2017:
Boy Harsher - Country Girl 12" - Ascetic House
Charli XCX - Pop 2 digital - Asylum Records
Linekraft - Apocalypse Factory CD - Aussat
Mania - Little Pieces of Violence CD - Phage
Overlook - Smoke Signals LP - UVB-76
Pessimist - Pessimist CD/LP - Blackest Ever Black
Hans Zimmer & Benjamin Wallfisch - Blade Runner 2049 CD/LP - Epic / Alcon Sleeping Giant / Mondo
52: The Unsolved Murder of Toyah Cordingley
This week the boys travel to Cairns, Australia to discuss the unsolved murder of Toyah Cordingley. Dick Fetti lays out all of the information available about Toyah, the crime and the subsequent investigation. He also apologizes for his poor pronunciation of Australian names and words.
BDMFT #27: The Best Records of 2016
The COVID plague might be slowing Motel Hell down but it hasn't stopped it! This week Dick Fetti pontificates about his favorite records from 2016. There's a heavy emphasis on the light and breezy, but some more obscure pics too. Lots of good recommendations for summer weather. Come check it out!
Best of 2016:
Blood Incantation - Starspawn CD/LP - Dark Descent
Homemade Weapons & Red Army - Sleep Terror EP 12" - Samurai
Lust For Youth - Compassion CD/LP - Sacred Bones
Rihanna - ANTI CD/LP - Westbury Road
Schoolboy Q - Blank Face CD/LP - Top Dawg
Technical Itch - Souls of Impatience EP 12" - Tech Itch Recordings
Ulcerate - Shrines of Paralysis CD/LP - Relapse