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Here’s what you missed in #wrock! 2016 Wizard Rock Sampler Edition

18. January 2017

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As we turn our calendars to the new year, we wanted to throw it back to something you may or may not have missed in late 2016, the #wrocksampler, compiled by Snidget’s own Grace Kendall. The #wrocksampler was released on September 3, 2016, and featured songs from old favorites like Draco and the Malfoys, and […]

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Subversive Wrock: Using the power of a story to influence the world

6. December 2016

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One of the most amazing things about wizard rock is the sense of community and the diverse group of voices within the genre. As someone who’s been in the fandom since before I was even old enough to be in junior high, I can pretty safely say that wizard rock and the people involved in […]

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An Exhaustive Gift-Guide for Wizard Rock Fans

28. November 2016

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The holiday season is nearly upon us, and if you’re the type to celebrate by gift-giving (or gift-receiving) then here are some ideas to help you figure out what to get for the wizard rock fan in your life. I need a present that can be worn – the world needs to know my love […]

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Songs about Remus Lupin (and why we love them)

22. November 2016

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Remus Lupin is one of the most-loved characters in the Harry Potter series, and he also happens to be a character that’s had a lot of songs written from his perspective and about him. Because of his backstory, there’s a level of raw emotion that makes you feel everything in many of these songs – but […]

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The HP Alliance Wants YOU to Help Wizard Rock the Vote!

13. October 2016

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The Harry Potter Alliance has once again kicked off one of their most popular and successful campaigns in Wizard Rock The Vote! The goal of the campaign is to help get out information on voting – how to register, where to register, and excite voters on exercising their civic duty to help shape their future. […]

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We Did Our Waiting: Seven Years Of It.

10. October 2016

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Back in August, when the wizard rock schedule was announced for LeakyCon 2016, we all noticed a fantastic surprise: the Mudbloods would be reuniting for the first time in seven years! As a person in attendance at their last show at Wrockstock 2009, the lineup made me do a double take. I never thought they […]

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Live Wizard Rock Galore at the Chestertown Harry Potter Festival

25. September 2016

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This coming weekend, live wizard rock performances will help provide the soundtrack for the Chestertown Harry Potter Festival in Chestertown, MD. The festival kicks off on September 30 and runs through October 2, with a number of great events for Harry Potter fans young and old alike. A number of wizard rock bands are slated […]

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An Interview With Slytherin Soundtrack

19. July 2013

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Slytherin Soundtrack has just released their latest full length wizard rock release “Unplottable” which can be downloaded free of charge (like nearly all of their releases) from their Bandcamp page. Over the past few years, Slytherin Soundtrack has been one of the most prolific wizard rock bands, constantly releasing new EPs and full lengths while […]

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Flashback Friday – Phoenix Rising

24. May 2013

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Last night on Twitter, Doug MacDonald (aka Catchlove) noted that it had been 6 years since the Phoenix Rising conference held in New Orleans, LA. May 2007 was a momentous time – wizard rock was growing quickly, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows was 2 months away from being published, as was the release of the Order […]

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Swedish Wizard Rock Fans – “Wrock and Love” Festival May 10-11

29. April 2013

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Wizard rock fans in Sweden who have been waiting for a local multi-day wrock festival are about to get their wishes answered! Wrock and Love, the first ever Swedish wizard rock festival, will be taking place May 10-11 in Växjö, Sweden. With 11 bands over two days, wrock fans are sure to get more than their […]

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