REXX ARKANA earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, New York. His work in the field includes various roles in both television (WLYH), radio and local origination productions.
BACK ALLEY was an alternative arts and entertainment television show broadcast throughout Central New York via Adelphia Cable. Arkana and MICHELLE (MANCE) MASSACRE co-produced/hosted the monthly program, which was directed by GREG HANEY.
Rexx and his mustard cardigan uncover techno rave culture circa 1992 in this classic clip from BACK ALLEY.
(Taken from the director’s reel submission for The Hometown Video Awards, for which the program won top honors in the Entertainment News category, Atlanta 1993.)
STATIK TV is a joint venture production between HAUS ARKANA and MECHANICAL HARVEST, led by video artist LUKE HAUGHWOUT. Through interviews, concert footage and more, the web-based video series artistically documents the dark electronic music scene, and the artists and fans that give it life. Made for fans by fans, STATIK TV is telling the story of industrial music through video.
It's the debut episode of STATIK TV, filmed in Calgary at TERMINUS FEST 2018. Featuring interviews, band footage, and more! Written & Directed by Rexx Arkana. Produced by Rexx Arkana and Luke Haughwout. Video: Adrian Onsen, Rexx Arkana, Emmilee Reese Millhouse. Concert Photography: Jill Grant Edited by: Luke Haughwout ©2018 Mechanical Harvest
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