TOP STORY: In anticipation of next year's 25th Anniversary of the ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW, VH-1 will be premiering three separate RHPS-related specials: ROCKY HORROR, Behind the Music; Where Are They Now?: ROCKY HORROR and A POP-UP VIDEO special.
The schedule for Halloween is as follows...
Saturday, October 30
6:00 PM - Pop-Up Video
9:00 PM - The Rocky Horror Picture Show
11:00 PM - Where Are They Now?
11:30 PM - Pop-Up Video
12:00 AM - Meatloaf at Hard Rock Live Sunday
Sunday, October 31
10:00 AM - Pop-Up Video
10:30 AM - Where Are They Now?
11:00 AM - Behind The Music
12:00 Noon - The Rocky Horror Picture Show
6:30 PM - Where Are They Now?
7:00 PM - The Rocky Horror Picture Show
9:00 PM - Behind the Music
10:00 PM - Where Are They Now?
10:30 PM - Pop-Up Video
11:00 PM - Behind The Music
MEAT LOAF has written his autobiography TO HELL AND BACK and is available from Regan Books. In it he talks about his ROCKY HORROR experiences...
RICHARD O'Brien's long awaited CD ABSOLUTE O'BRIEN has finally been released in England and the US. It has songs from RICHARD's one man show MEPHISTOPHELES SMITH plus new original songs... The fan club has imported it and copies are available through SAL'S CLOSET...
The ROCKY HORROR SCRAPBOOK which has been out of print for 20 years and an extremely rare and coveted Rocky Horror item has been reprinted in England and is available through the Fan Club... See Sal's Closet for ordering information... (see below for ordering info)
Special plans will be underway for next year's 25th Anniversary of the film... Stay with the fan club for future updates.
Check out the website www.autographweb.com/rhps for ordering rare RHPS autograph photos including the recently found PETER HINWOOD...
Look for new Rocky Horror merchandise at your local Hot Topic stores (www.hottopic.com). This chain of stores is not everywhere...
TIM CURRY has been very busy... He has done a voice-over in the direct to video sequel to ANASTASIA called BARTOK THE MAGNIFICENT available in November... Tim also did the voice in new video game GABRIEL KNIGHT: BLOOD OF THE SACRED... Unfortunately, the TV pilot Tim filmed, THE UNBELIEVABLES was not picked up... And lastly, TIM CURRY has filmed a role in the indie film FOUR DOGS PLAYING POKER...
SUSAN SARANDON will be appearing in a new film "The Cradle Will Rock", directed by partner Tim Robbins... SUSAN is also appearing in "Anywhere But Here" with Natalie Portman... SUSAN is also producing and starring in NBC-TV movie PRAYERS FOR BOBBY, about a man of a gay son who committed suicide...
MEATLOAF keeps busy - His upcoming film projects: "Fight Club" with Brad Pitt, "Crazy In Alabama" with Melanie Griffith and independent film "Outside Ozona".
For info on ROCKY HORROR SHOW international tour dates... try the website of The Rocky Horror Company (www.rockyhorror.co.uk)
At long last,TIM CURRY's mini-series WILL SHAKESPEARE :HIS LIFE AND TIMES (a six-volume set) has been released on video... we are told it can be ordered... Call 1-800-367-7765...
For info on a new "Making of Rocky Horror" book, send a SASE or IRC to Jim Whittaker, PO Box 1309, Altoona, PA 16603.
Anyone interested in receiving SAL'S CLOSET on-line (RHPS MEMORABILIA FOR SALE) send us an E-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) and label it SAL'S CLOSET. This month's special offer to on-line customers... 15% off all listed merchandise!!! SEE SPECIAL ITEMS ON SALE BELOW!!!
ABSOLUTE O'BRIEN - At last, the long-awaited CD from RICHARD O'BRIEN... songs from Mephistopheles Smith... plus new ones... imported from England... not available in US yet... $18.95 (US & Canada). SALE PRICE... $13.00
$19.95 (foreign) SALE PRICE...$15.00
ROCKY HORROR SCRAPBOOK - After twenty years, this great book has been reprinted in England... great photos of Tim Curry and original cast of THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW... great item... $25.00(US & CANADA)... SALE PRICE... $17.95
Make checks and money orders payable in US Funds to Sal Piro and send to:
PO Box 653
New York, NY 10150-0653
(note new address)
All orders must be paid in US funds and we do not take credit cards. All NY state residents include 8 1/4% sales tax. Note: All orders over $40.00 receive a special gift. All postage and handling included in the price.