When Machine Gun Kelly and Tommy Lee Had a Horror Podcast Together
Last year’s musical horror podcast series featuring Machine Gun Kelly and Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee, halloween in hellbeen nominated for a Webby Award for Best Podcast in the Limited Series and Specials category at the 26th Annual Webbys, Voters’ Internet Excellence Awards.
The fan vote is open now until April 21.
halloween in hell, which aired in four parts (plus a bonus behind-the-scenes episode) in October 2021, followed “Climb” with Kelly, a tie-in single from the series released the previous fall. The song also features Lee as well as their halloween in hell co-star 24kGoldrapper and singer.
The scripted series takes place during Halloween, “where 24kGoldn and metal mistress Dana Dentata find themselves trapped on a soundstage reminiscent of hell, with a sadistic host who has lured them into a competition,” according to a synopsis. The main actors all play fictionalized versions of themselves.
Rapper-turned-rocker and frequent actor MGK, real name Colson Baker, previously worked with Lee when he played the drummer in 2019 Dirtiness.
Kelly’s new album General public sale arrived last month, backed by singles such as “Papercuts”, “Emo Girl” (featuring Willow), “Ay!” (with lil wayne) and “Maybe” (with Bring Me the Horizon). He will tour North America this summer. Last month, MGK told pop-punk bands that he had earned his success in the genre.
In June, Motley Crue plans to mount its twice-postponed stadium tour. Last November, Crue singer Vince Neil returned to the stage after falling and breaking his ribs onstage. Crue reportedly sold the rights to its catalog of songs for $150 million last year.
Below, listen to the first episode of halloween in hellfollowed by the lyric video for “Climb”. halloween in hell was produced by Audio Up Mediapodcast creators like ball in hell and where the bodies are buried.
“Halloween in Hell” is a four-part scripted music/horror miniseries, the first of its kind, set in a fictional satanic reality television show, featuring multi-platinum recording artist Interscope Records, l actor and Billboard chart topper Machine Gun Kelly, rock legend Tommy Lee, acclaimed musician and performance artist Dana Dentata, 10K Projects multi-platinum artist iann dior, RECORDS/Columbia multi-platinum artist 24kGoldn Records and musician/writer PHEM. A tribute to musical horror hits like The Rocky Horror Picture Show and dark comedy The Nightmare Before Christmas, HALLOWEEN IN HELL takes place over Halloween, where 24kGoldn and metal mistress Dana Dentata find themselves trapped on a soundstage reminiscent of the hell, with a sadistic host who lured them into a competition. This is where they must impress a jury of the damned (R. Kelly & Phil Spector) and save themselves from the clutches of evil. With each of the lead actors playing fictional versions of themselves, these acclaimed multi-genre musical performers invite listeners to follow them on a journey to hell and back.