Your Halloween Viewing: King Diamond Tells The Tale Of ‘The Puppet Master’
Monday, October 31st, 2011 at 4:02 pm
Are you after a drop of a creepy view for this Halloween? Look no further than these two-part videos from the master of darkness himself, King Diamond, telling you the spooky tale of The Puppet Master, the story which forms the heart for his 2003 album of the same name.
The videos, which you can view at the bottom of this post, were recorded for a bonus DVD edition release of The Puppet Master. You can also seize yourself a copy of the album with the bonus DVD.
King Diamond has long been a permanent fixture in horror-style metal, and influential in the areas of Black Metal, Thrash Metal, and Death Metal. Bands such as Metallica and Megadeth cite King Diamond as a major inspiration in the realm of metal.
King Diamond has had a long career in music, becoming known for songs such as “No Presents For Christmas,” “Eye of the Witch,” and “Never Ending Hill,” in addition to the epic album Abigail. He is also the frontman for the band Mercyful Fate who have released such iconic metal songs including “Evil” from their ambitious release Melissa, “A Dangerous Meeting,” and “Egypt.”