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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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#YesAllWitches – How One Wizard Rocker Wants to Empower the Fandom

13. November 2016

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When Steph Anderson (our favorite pink-haired awesome Auror) presented at the Harry Potter Alliance’s inaugural Granger Leadership Academy in 2014, she didn’t know that her catchy slogan would become a fandom movement. After learning about the premise of the first-ever GLA conference, she says, “I basically forced myself upon the HPA and badgered them until […]

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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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Help Get the Blibbering Humdingers to London for LeakyCon!

25. April 2013

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The Blibbering Humdingers, everyone’s number one choice of wizard rock bands that make them crap their pants, were excited and thrilled to be asked to perform at LeakyCon London. Once the awe of performing in the place that gave the world Harry Potter wore off, Scott and Kirsten really only had one thing on their […]

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Go West, Young Wizards!

21. April 2013

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Go West, Young Wizards is the summer wizard rock tour featuring Kirstyn Hippe (winner of the 2012 LeakyStars competition!), Justin Finch-Fletchley (pizza king), and Steph Anderson (everyone’s favorite rocking metamorphmagus). They are funding their tour through a kickstarter campaign of the same name. Scheduled around LeakyCon Portland, the trio are heading out on an epic […]

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Jingle Spells 2 Review

22. December 2008

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With an abundance of piano and sleigh-bells, The Leaky Cauldron has released a holiday compilation album, Jingle Spells 2. Aptly named, it is the sequel to 2007’s Jingle Spells, their first holiday charity album. All proceeds from the sale of Jingle Spells 2 are going to Book Aid International and the HP Alliance. This album […]

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The Whomping Has Begun!

3. November 2008

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Most of you know that recently The Whomping Willows and Justin Finch-Fletchley and the Sugar Quills started their tour, Whomp the House, part deux. Living in Pittsburgh, I am incredibly lucky; we get a show both on the way out west and on the way back east. Another bonus is the fact that within a […]

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