Everyday's A Holiday, And The Holiday Is Always Halloween: Elvira
Before Goth became a mall-rat style choice, there was Elvira, Mistress of the Dark. In 1981, Cassandra Peterson hosted a syndicated horror movie TV show, and a cult favorite was born. Peterson, a member of the Groundlings improv troupe, combined sexiness, camp and a genuine enthusiasm for low-budget gore flicks.
She's even looking for her own protege, via
a FOX reality show.
KCRW asked her to guest-DJ and she's got a
Halloween playlist, featuring herself, of course.
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