(License to megaconnect)
Lines from a poem “And did those feet in
ancient time” which later came to be known
as the hymn “Jerusalem”:
And did the Countenance Divine,
Shine forth upon our clouded hills?
And was Jerusalem builded here,
Among these dark Satanic Mills?
Bring me my Bow of burning gold;
Bring me my Arrows of desire:
Bring me my Spear: O clouds unfold:
Bring me my _____ __ ____!
a bottle that holds 15 litres of
wine, the name of Morpheus'
vessel in The Matrix and the
remains of the Hanging Gardens
of Babylon, built by
Hecate- a Greek goddess
who has been associated
with childbirth, nurturing the
young, gates and walls,
magic, lunar lore, torches
and dogs. Also thought by
some to be associated with
ghosts, witchcraft, and
Who’s her equivalent in
During the making of the album, record producer
Martin Birch had been in an accident and crashed
his car into one driven by a "religious nutter" on a
rainy Sunday evening. When he got his car back
from the mechanic Birch, "terrified", demanded
the bill be rounded up.
The title track also reached number 18 in the UK
Other stories about various strange occurrences
at the recording studio have circulated, such as
equipment randomly breaking down and lights
turning off and on by themselves .
The bill had come to £666. And 18=6+6+6.
(Pretty conclusive, eh?)
•The Dark Saga is the fourth album by the American heavy
metal band Iced Earth.
•It tells the story of a man who sells his soul to the devil in
order to return to his true love on Earth ("Dark Saga")
• but he soon discovers that she is married to his own best
friend ("I Died for You").
•He is left completely alone in the world, and although he
has good inside, he is influenced by dark forces ("Depths
•Everything that he desires is denied, even his own death
("Slave to the Dark," "A Question of Heaven").
•Along the way he is faced by such opposition as his
demonic liason Clown ("Violate"), child murderer Billy
Kincaid ("Vengeance is Mine"), heavenly bounty hunter
Angela ("The Hunter"), and Malebolgia, the king of hell
who owns his soul ("The Last Laugh").
•Whom is this story based on?
The album artwork was provided by
Todd McFarlane, the creator of Spawn.
The Divine Comedy
Rodin’s The Gates of Hell draws heavily on Inferno
Neil Gaiman's Sandman comic series features a heavily
Dante-inspired Hell, including the woods of Suicide, the
Malebolge, and the City of Dis.
Milla Jovovich's 1994 debut album was called The
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow translated The Divine
Comedy into english.
Roles of Isaac Newton in Star Trek.
•In 1993, John Neville played Newton in
an episode of Star Trek: The Next
•In 1996 and 1997, Peter Dennis played
Newton in Star Trek: Voyager in the
episodes Death Wish and Darkling
The Chinese character "zhong" seen in the
film doesn't actually mean “X". It means
"center" or "middle". X is an odd translation
used just in Mah Jong when played in
English; in Chinese the tile is called the
Wrote “And did those feet in ancient
Nebuchadnezzar, Hecate, Newton,
Red Dragon – all paintings by Blake.
Urizen who features in the Spawn
series is a creation of Blake’s.
The Chemical Wedding- an album by
Bruce Dickinson, depicts Blake's
painting The Ghost of a Flea on the