HHM8 alums and festival favorites Tokyo Morose have released their first formal music video, and garnered a write-up on PopMatters as well. The video, directed by Michael Cook, is for the song “Every Night”, off the quartet’s Sequence of Steps album. The band unveiled the video via their Facebook page on Wednesday, Nov. 13. […]
Two-time HHM music alum Leslie Sisson is hatching a new project, an all-female three-piece dubbed Panoramas. After launching their Facebook page on Oct. 27, the trio unveiled a video of their first song, entitled “Please”, on Nov. 4. The video, described by the group as “rough mix, rough vid,” depicts them in a recording studio, […]
Two HHM8 alumni recently released a pair of new EPs, each of which garnered some wider press in the form of reviews on PopMatters. Chicago’s the Wild Finish, which brought their brand of adult-contemporary punk to Old City Hall during the festival’s Friday night showcase, officially released their sophomore, five-song record The Jacket on Oct. […]
Those who didn’t get enough of the Hounds Below when they headlined HHM8’s opening night and rocked Old City Hall can get another dose of the Ferndale quartet via their recent interview on NPR. The group, fronted by Jason Stollsteimer, appeared on NPR’s World Café on Wednesday, Oct. 23, as part of the program’s Sense […]
The jury awards have been decided and the audience ballots have been counted and we are very happy to announce the award winners from HHM8. This year we had one of our best film programs ever, making the choices for jury and audience award difficult. Here are our 2013 award winners: Jury Awards Best Feature: […]
What is Hell’s Half Mile?
HHM Fest is more than an event for those who simply appreciate film and music. It’s a grassroots effort to develop a community that participates in the arts.