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By Billups Allen Once a month, we turn The Lamplighter Lounge in Memphis, Tennessee into a 30-seat movie theater for the purposes of showing director/distro-approved documentaries, psychotronic, horror, sci-fi, and repertory movies under the banner of OFF THE MARQUEE.  Recently we showed the 1985 low-budget masterpiece Savannah Electric, a movie I first heard about through Lunchmeat. ED NOTE: the LUNCHMEAT Savannah Electric VHS release is available HERE. Savannah Electric is a lost classic of low-budget sci-fi. The story involves a bounty hunter tracking an escaped worker across a post-apocalyptic wasteland. The escaped worker is part of a factory run by The...

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By Josh Schafer   Tapeheads who frequent Lunchmeat Land are surely familiar with the classic mold removal tactics we’ve published in the past, but nascent rewind-inclined entity VHS IS LIFE is ready to revolutionize that process with a machine made expressly to eliminate mold from our favorite format.         Here are the basics you need to know about the VHS IS LIFE mold removal machine:   The cost is $100 per machine. There is also a vacuum attachment (recommended) that will minimize any mold or dirt particles escaping into the air – that vacuum attachment is available...

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artbook, illustration, inktober, Tony Rodriguez, Video Forever, video store, video stores -

Yo, Tapeheads! We are wildly VHStoked to team up with author and illustrator extraordinaire Tony Rodriguez to bring you VIDEO FOREVER – an incredibly vibrant and dynamic art book curating a collection of the most colorful video store fronts in the world. VIDEO FOREVER blends art, storytelling, education, and the enduring charm of the video store era.   VIDEO FOREVER Drops SAT, 6/15 at 12PM EST on LUNCHMEATVHS.COM!    This hardcover edition is strictly limited to 100 copies. The first 30 orders receive a signed, high-quality print featuring one of the video stores in the book!       Presented...

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Candle Linguini, Pat Moran, Steve Latshaw, Vampire Trailer Park, VHS Screening, video store, Visart Video -

Heads up, Tapeheads of Charlotte, NC and VHSurrounding areas!! Wanna watch a mega rare shot on video bad taste horror comedy from the 90s… in a video store?! WE GOT YOU!     LUNCHMEAT is wildly VHStoked to invite you to the absolutely awesome video rental destination VISART VIDEO in Charlotte, NC on FRIDAY, MAY 31st for a screening of Steve Latshaw’s (JACK-O, BIOHAZARD: THE ALIEN FORCE) VAMPIRE TRAILER PARK! We are also welcoming writer and star Pat Moran and co-star Cathy Moran to the screening! This is a once in a fright-time opportunity, Tapeheads! So don’t miss it if you can...

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Brinke Stevens, Drive In VHS Fest, James L. Edwards, JR Bookwalter, Mahoning Drive In, Michael Villella, Saturn's Core Audio & Video, VHS Fest, VHS Fest 8 -

Yo, Tapeheads! Join us for the most bodacious rewind-inclined party on the planet! VHS FEST 8 announcements and tickets are LIVE! Get your TICKETS HERE!   It’s time to dust off the shelves and get ready for another stack of sizzling slabs on the big, BIG screen when The Mahoning Drive-In Theater, Lunchmeat, and Saturn’s Core present the most radical rewind event of the year, Drive-In VHS Fest 8!   THREE nights of straight-to-video euphoria!         From Friday, July 12th to Sunday July 14th, all the good tapes are out…at The Mahoning!   GET YOUR TICKETS HERE!...

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