Marilyn Manson

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    October 23, 2014

    Marilyn Manson

    The Observatory

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2013

    10 Songs With Hidden Messages When Played In Reverse

    Christian McPhate For years, uptight people have been accusing various metal bands of influencing their flock with hidden messages that could only be heard by playing the vinyl backward. Overnight, this "backmasking" became a threat to national security, especially after Dan Rather played clips of h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2013

    Sixth Annual Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival Line Up Revealed

    A motorcycle caravan of dozens of Hells Angels and other bikers rumbled up to the Whiskey A GoGo on the Sunset Strip yesterday to kick off a party for the announcement of the lineup for the sixth annual Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival. Hundreds of fans and members of the press gawked and took pictur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2013

    The Five Best Concerts in OC This Week

    Monday, February 18 DJ Hype The Observatory Pre-iPods, pre-laptops, pre-everyone's-a-DJ, DJ Hype was circling the globe, bringing his turn table skills to millions of party people. Born in Belgium, Kevin Ford began as a DJ on Fantasy FM, a pirate radio station in London. But he hit mainstream ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 14, 2013

    Marilyn Manson

    City National Grove of Anaheim

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2012

    The 25 Creepiest Heavy Metal Album Covers

    By: Jason RocheHalloween is the time where it's acceptable to wallow in the creepy, the crawly, the dark, and the macabre. Sounds like the themes of heavy metal, year-round! Here then, are those most spine-tingliest metal album covers, for your All Hallow's Eve viewing pleasure. Step inside... ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2012

    The MTV Video Music Awards' Five Most Underrated Performances

    See Also: *The MTV Video Music Awards' Five Most Iconic Performances *Did MTV Really Snub Waka Flocka Flame's Rapping Rooster? *Five Artists (Besides Lil Wayne) Who Think New York SucksWith tonight's MTV Video Music Awards as the hot topic on everybody's lips, the pop culture world is zeroed in on w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2012

    The MTV Video Music Awards' Five Most Iconic Performances

    See Also: *Five Unexpected Cover Songs From Insane Clown Posse*Five Artists (Besides Lil Wayne) Who Think New York Sucks*Monday Night Raw's Six Most Memorable Music MomentsTomorrow night is the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards. For fans of music videos, it's the most wonderful time of the year--a ti ... More >>

  • Music

    June 21, 2012

    The Offspring try to keep their edge while keeping their crown

    Their new album, 'Days Gone By,' is a mixture of punk and palatable pop

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2012

    Marilyn Manson's 'No Reflection' Latest to Mirror Images of Violence Against Women

    As agent provocateur Marilyn Manson prepares for the May 1 release of his latest album Born Villain, a recently released music video "No Reflection" by the rocker is ghoulish and controversial. The scene is a dinner party and Manson plays host to women clad in white. Something goes terribly awry as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2012

    Five Album Covers Disney Should Turn Into T-Shirts

    ​Let me bring you up to speed: Disney recently began selling t-shirts on their online store that feature a design that is a creative nod to the cover art of Joy Division's 1979 debut Unknown Pleasures (see above).Certain people (i.e. music snobs and people who are still upset with Ian Curtis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2011

    Marilyn Manson's 'Antichrist Superstar' Turns 15 as 'Born Villain' Readies for Release

    ​ With the release of Antichrist Superstar on October 8th, 1996, Marilyn Manson officially positioned himself front and center in the embattled culture wars of the 90's. Labeled by the press as a 'Shock-Rocker' and ever reviled by the religious right, the Trent Reznor co-produced album catapulted ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2011

    Best Musician Deaths in MTV's Celebrity Deathmatch

    ​Celebrity Deathmatch was a very fulfilling television show. There were the cheesy yet humorous puns from commentators Johnny Gomez and Nick Diamond, the marathons during the Super Bowl and the satisfaction of seeing celebrities you love to hate get maimed in hilarious ways. In honor of MTV's birt ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2011

    Top 5 Musicians Vs. Projectiles Incidents

    ​Down and Delirious In Mexico City author Daniel Hernandez wrote in his Intersections blog about a recent onstage confrontation between banda queen Jenni Rivera and a fan who allegedly threw a beer at her. The singer had the suspected offender come face-to-face with her during the Puerto Vallarta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2011

    How to Book Rammstein: A Cautionary Tale

    ​ Bringing joy to grown men who collect action figures, the German shock rock band Rammstein is touring North America for the first time since 2001. Although they play a generic strain of industrial metal, Rammstein makes up for their sonic deficiencies with an outlandish stage show of blinding ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 7, 2011


    Coach House

  • Music

    February 3, 2011

    Cradle of Filth's Rock of Monsters

    Behold the masters of creepy, crunchy, operatic horror-metal

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2010

    Top Five Kids Songs by Unlikely Bands

    Flickr user woodleywonderworks​Remember when you were a little kid, and just after being snuggly tucked into bed at night Marilyn Manson would sing you a sweet lullaby to soothe you to sleep? No? Well, me either, but here are five bands/singers that have briefly stepped back from entertaining the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2009

    Man Convicted in AMC Theater Horror Attack Got Cruel Punishment?

    Robinson: slandered?​Nathan L. Robinson is upset because he thinks a judge excessively punished his 26-year-old brother, Steven Walter Robinson, who was sentenced to prison last Friday for his hammer/knife ambush attack on two people watching a horror movie at the Fullerton AMC Theater in F ... More >>

  • Music

    October 8, 2009
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    September 29, 2009

    Slow Fall at the Fox Theater?

    Andrew Youssef​Since reopening this past May with a show from Gogol Bordello, the Fox Theater in downtown Pomona has continually impressed by netting top-flight shows: Wilco, the Flaming Lips, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Band of Horses, Girl Talk, Ween, Cake, Marilyn Manson. After tonight's Paramore (picture ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2009

    Slideshows: Marilyn Manson at the Grove of Anaheim, Los Campesinos! at Detroit Bar

    Chris Victorio​Monday night might seem entirely too mellow to experience something like a Marilyn Manson concert. Well, if you truly believe that, you can't hang like the Grove of Anaheim crowd can, who last night took everything the shock rock icon was willing to give them. Photographer Chris Vic ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 20, 2009

    Marilyn Manson

    Fox Pomona Theatre

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2009

    Incoming: Clipse, Sea Wolf at the Glass House; Marilyn Manson at Fox Theater

     Our friends in P-town are adding even more gigs to their already bustling concert calendar, with acts like hip-hop duo Clipse coming to the Glass House in Pomona on August 16.

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    LA Weekly: Buddyhead Redux

    There were Web sites back in 1998? Sure were! After all, that's the year Travis Keller and Aaron North started LA-based Buddyhead, the influential, infamous (Keller once sneaked into Fred Durst's office to steal red baseball caps and sell them on eBay!), shit-talking and genuinely beloved (well, pro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2008

    Last Night: Papercranes, 8MM at Detroit Bar

    Review by Reza Allah-Bakhshi Papercranes, 8MM Detroit Bar January 27, 2008 Better Than: Watching Conan O’ Brien since he grew a beard and his writers went on strike. Download: “What’s Left.” It was definitely one of those nights where Detroit Bar was more like a lounge. A lone DJ stood ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2008

    Quote(s) Of The Day: Marilyn Manson

    Has-been Marilyn Manson was recently quoted about his upcoming “Rape Of The World” tour (what a charming name) on He says “It’s going to be difficult for people to keep us from tearing our faces off.” That crazy, huh? OK, I’ll stand back and just watch you try and um, ... More >>

  • Music

    August 30, 2007

    Devil Take the Foremost

    Slayer’s Speed Metal Thrashes Marilyn Manson’s Hammy Goth Glam

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2007

    Photos: Slayer/Manson in Irvine

    "SLAYERRRRR!!!" That drunken battle cry, which sounded at around 7:30 p.m. Friday, should have been warning enough. But we silly photographers stood in the aisles of the outdoor Verizon Ampitheater tinkering with our cameras without a care in the world. Then the lights went out and the ruckus on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2007

    Marilyn Manson Sued By Ex-Bandmate

    A lawsuit against Marilyn Manson was filed earlier this afternoon in Los Angeles Superior Court. Keyboardist Stephan Bier (a.k.a. “Madonna Wayne Gacy”) claims Manson filched millions of dollars from the band's earnings, squandering the money on his lavish lifestyle. According to the New York P ... More >>

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    November 23, 2006

    Scared Straight

    The Kennedy Center's Willy Wonka

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    March 31, 2005

    Easter Vacation

    In which Commie Girl slaps the glasses off Andy Dick and teaches her son that rape is bad

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    October 28, 2004

    Pepperland Music

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    October 14, 2004
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    August 26, 2004

    Less Than Zero

    E. Elias Merhige Makes a Wrong Turn

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    June 5, 2003

    Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Cex

    The weird-ass life of the white Eminem

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    November 7, 2002

    Pimpin Aint Easy

    The Dwarves: Be afraid

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    October 24, 2002
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    October 3, 2002

    Stupid Christo

    Missing Wonderlove, but catching Flea

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    November 29, 2001

    Neither Doo Nor Wop

    Soul, pop, folk and Neon Leon

  • Music

    December 14, 2000


    What the hell are you listening to?

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    November 30, 2000
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    August 10, 2000

    Superstars of Special Ed

    The Kids of Widney High rock harder than you

  • Music

    September 2, 1999
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    July 8, 1999


    The heckler within

  • Music

    June 10, 1999

    Real American Graffiti

    Rhino exhumes the scariest rock of the 1950s, buries Alice Cooper

  • News

    May 6, 1999

    Blame Game

    Another teen tragedy, another excuse to bash gamers

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    May 6, 1999

    'School's out Forever'

    Can music make kids kill?

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    April 29, 1999
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    December 24, 1998
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