"...As the family and friends of local author and Housecore Horror Film Festival co-founder Corey Mitchell gather today to mourn his loss, an online fundraising campaign has been launched to help his wife Audra and their two daughters, Emma and Sabrina...."
"...Reports began to arrive early this afternoon that Corey Mitchell, the true-crime author and Housecore Horror Film Festival co-founder, had suffered a heart attack this morning outside Emo’s and subsequently died mere hours after the second annual event had concluded...."
"...Behind the scenes, it had been crazy. I’d seen Corey Mitchell a dozen times, running around the Emo’s complex putting out some fire or other – always smiling, always happy to be doing whatever it was he was doing...."
"...In the aftermath of last weekend's Housecore Horror Film Festival, co-founder Corey Mitchell, 47, died in the parking lot of Emo's on Monday, presumably from a heart attack...."
"...Does Austin need another film festival? Legendary metal vocalist Phil Anselmo and Bloodydisgusting.com writer Corey Mitchell think so. Mitchell says, "Austin's got South by Southwest, AFF, it's got Fantastic Fest..."
"...From tragedy, triumph. The Housecore Horror Festival, which many feared would end with the death of founder Corey Mitchell, will return for a third year..."
"...With NoLa metal master Phil Anselmo and Texas true crime writer Corey Mitchell cracking the whip at the new Housecore Horror Film Festival, it's no shocker that the Louisiana-set, Austin-filmed debut from Jesse Dayton, post-Katrina revanant mutilator Zombex, is part of today's new list of features for the new fest...."
"...It may call itself the Housecore Horror Film Festival, but with Pantera main man Phil Anselmo and metalsucks.net writer Corey Mitchell at the helm, they were also promising a superheavy metal lineup, Oct. 24-27..."
"...If you ask Corey Mitchell which nation is making the most depraved, disturbing horror movies these days, the answer may surprise you. As always, it's always the quiet ones you should worry about..."
"...The three-day event, organized by Anselmo and true crime author and Austinite Corey Mitchell, runs through Sunday at Emo’s and Midway Field House (the old Antone’s) on the same block. Dozens of new and classic film screenings, panels, and live performances from Neurosis, Danzig/Samhain, Gwar, Eyehategod, Napalm Death, Portal, Cattle Decapitation, Decapitated, and more..."
"...Beloved local booker Timmy Hefner mostly shelved his crust music magnet Chaos in Tejas, while emcees rejoiced for September's Weird City, the city's first dedicated hip-hop festival. Austin's best metal event, Housecore Horror, hangs in limbo after co-founder Corey Mitchell suffered a heart attack in the parking lot of Emo's while loading out after the fest's second October run and died..."
"...Like John Water's if he were rebooting The Hands of Orlac, Bloody Knuckles is woefully, determinedly, consistently, and gleefully offensive. Director Matt O'Mahoney's debut feature received its premiere at a special Friday, late-night screening in memory of Housecore Horror cofounder Corey Mitchell..."
"...Fonté has also made another announcement: In honor of Corey Mitchell, the late founder of the Housecore Horror Film Festival and someone who inspired him to launch OWA in the first place, 5% of all wristbands and merch sold from now until the end of the festival will go to the fundraiser campaign for Mitchell's daughters. The screening of new horror-comedy Bloody Knuckles will also be a special memorial screening for Mitchell...."
"...Today, his home houses a shrine to gore flicks. One day his friend Corey Mitchell visited to collaborate on Anselmo's upcoming autobiography...."
"...The metal god, former Pantera vocalist, and founding member of Down, Stoner God, Philip H. Anselmo and the Illegals and a thousand more, is an infamous horror fan (as co-founder Corey Mitchell explained, the festival is just like an extension of a night in Anselmo's living room.) Anselmo said, "Texas Chain Saw Massacre is such an incredibly important film, not just horror film, and to have all of these amazing people come to Housecore Horror and share this incredible anniversary with me and all of our friends is simply mind-blowing!"..."
"..."We love Austin, so don't trip too terribly much, because next year it might be back in your hometown," assures Housecore's head honcho Phil Anselmo. The Pantera/Down screamer says he considers the move true to the vision of festival co-founder Corey Mitchell, the beloved local author who died of a heart attack in the parking lot of Emo's after last year's event..."
"...Prepare for screaming, terror, and violence at the Housecore Horror Film Fest – and we're not talking about movie screenings. Metal impresario Phil Anselmo and local partner-in-true-crime Corey Mitchell reinforce their second annual fright flick weekend Friday through Sunday at Emo's and Midway Field House (formerly Antone's) with 30 extreme acts..."
"...Krigblast: D.R.I. drummer Felix Griffin ran into Anselmo’s fellow festival founder Corey Mitchell outside of that same Down show, and mentioned he had a side project going with Stza Crack from local maniacs Leftover Crack..."
"...There's a new beast on the Austin film-gathering scene. Heavy metal legend Phil Anselmo (Pantera, Down) and author/film critic Corey Mitchell unleash a monster with three days and nights of horror, grindhouse, true crime, and gruesome exploitation both fresh and arcane, all with a live metal soundtrack..."
"...Gary Gray. Starring: O’Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Neil Brown Jr., Aldis Hodge, Marlon Yates Jr., R..."