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Meet Father Sebastiaan, Fang Smith, Fang Daddy, Impresario. He’s got a lot today. And, with Bridget getting fitted with a new set of FANGS, Father Sebastiaan gets to talking.
Recorded LIVE at Memento Mori’s in Hollywood, join Ghost Magnet Bridget Marquardt as she takes through the myths, histories and adventures of Modern Day Vampires. But there’s lots more dirt to dig.
You might remember him from being possessed by an evil spirit while starting at Bela Lugosi’s mirror at Zak Baggins Haunted Museum.
Father Sebastiaan has been active in the Vampire / Vampyre subculture since 1992. He is a Master Fangsmith, published author and Impresario of the Endless Night Vampire Ball. Father has appeared on Travel Channel’s Ghost Adventures, CW, History Channel, Discovery and MTV. His interviews have been in the New York Times, Glamour, Cosmo, Revolver Magazine and many more. He travels between Paris, New York, Florida, New Orleans and LA making fangs and hosting events.
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Bridget Marquardt is best known to television audiences and pop-culture connoisseurs as the sweet and brainy star of E! Networks’ wildly popular reality show “The Girls Next Door.” After moving out of the Playboy mansion in January 2009, Marquardt hosted “Bridget’s Sexiest Beaches,” a sixteen-episode series on The Travel Channel in which she traveled the globe searching for the world’s best surf, sand, and sun in countries including Croatia, Jamaica, Thailand, Spain, Australia, and the United States.
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Lisa Morton - Ghost Reporter
Everyday is Halloween to award winning horror author and Ghost Reporter Lisa Morton. She has published four novels, 150 short stories, and three books on the history of Halloween. Her most recent releases include the anthologies Haunted Nights (co-edited with Ellen Datlow) and Ghost Stories: Classic Tales of Horror and Suspense (co-edited with Leslie Klinger), both of which received starred reviews in Publishers Weekly. She lives in the San Fernando Valley, and can be found online at www.lisamorton.com .
About Father Sebastiaan and the Sabertooth Clan.
Father Sebastiaan is perhaps the central personality of the modern in the Vampyre / vampire subculture. Joining the community in 1992 he is considered to be one of the most influential figures on modern Vampyrism and vampirism with his contributions in the areas of philosophy, spirituality, fangsmithing and nightlife. He is also an avid lover of vampire mythology, steampunk, wolves, history, 19th century art, French culture, ancient Egypt, NLP, psychology and philosophy.
Fangsmith - Sabretooth Custom Fangs
Sebastiaan is grandson of an orthodontist and nephew of a dentist, Sebastiaan got his first pair of fangs in November 1993 and in 1994 picked up his late Grandfather’s dental tools and began his fangsmithing career; with his first customer being his mother. Since then he has traveled the world hand crafting making custom fangs and has become the world’s most famous fangsmith. His personal clients are known as Sabretooths or the Sabretooth Clan, which is currently the most advice and largest vampire / Vampyre Family in the world.
Impresario - Endless Night Vampire Ball
Since the mid 1990s Father Sebastiaan began working for legendary New York nightlife personalities Peter Gatien ( of Limelight fame) and Chi Chi Valenti of MOTHER / Jackie 60 to produce vampyre parties for his fang clients. This accumulated into the birth of Endless Night Vampire Ball, detailed as a “Venetian Masque Ball, meets a Vampire Court, with the energy of a rock concert and the elegance of a burlesque cabaret.” Since these origins Endless Night was listed in 2010 as the #1 Halloween party in the world by TripAdvsisor.com and events being held in New York City, Paris, London, Amsterdam and all leading to the main event every Halloween in New Orleans at the House of Blues.
A lover of communications Father started as editor of the Vampyre Almanac, a semi annual journal about his own vision of real life Vampyre culture. Since this time he has since go on to be published and write several influential books on the subject including Sanguinomicon “Lexicon of the Living Vampire” (Weiser Sept 2010), The Sabretooth Clan Book (TheSanguinarium.com Press Oct 2010), Vampyre Virtues “The Red Veils” (TheSanguinarium.com Press 2010) and Vampyre Magick “Grimoire of the Living Vampire” (Weiser March 2012). He currently has several books in the works and for more information about his writings visit his books page.