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Marilyn Manson

Marilyn Manson is an alternative Industrial Metal band based in Los Angeles, California. Frequently termed "shock rock",thegroup's sound contains influences from heavy metal, industrial rock, and glam. Formed in 1989 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida asMarilynManson & the Spooky Kids, the band's uniquely theatrical performances gathered a local cult following that has, overfifteen years,developedinto a worldwide fanbase.Marilyn Manson's reputation has likewise grown, with the band now consideredone of modern music's most widely-known and most controversial; this has been due, in large part, to e ...read more

Marilyn Manson is an alternative Industrial Metal band based in Los Angeles, California. Frequently termed "shock rock",thegroup's sound contains influences from heavy metal, industrial rock, and glam. Formed in 1989 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida asMarilynManson & the Spooky Kids, the band's uniquely theatrical performances gathered a local cult following that has, overfifteen years,developedinto a worldwide fanbase.Marilyn Manson's reputation has likewise grown, with the band now consideredone of modern music's most widely-known and most controversial; this has been due, in large part, to eponymous lead singerMarilyn Mansonborn Brian Warner and his frequent clashes with religious and political figures. The name of each band memberwas originally created bycombining the first name of a female pop culture icon and the last name of a mass murderer or a serialkiller. The members of the band dressinoutlandish makeup and costumes, and have engaged in intentionally shocking behaviorboth onstage and off. Their lyrics often receivecriticismfor their anti-religious sentiment and withreferences to sex, drugs, andviolence � Marilyn Manson's music and performances have frequently been called offensive and obscene, and,more than a fewtimes, protests and petitions have led to the group's being banned from performing.As this controversy began to wane, sodidtheband's mainstream popularity. Despite this, its many devoted fans havemade Marilyn Manson a consistently high. profile group:three of the band's albums have been awarded platinum certification and three havebeen awarded gold, and the band has seenthree of its releases debut in the top ten, including two number-one albums. In June 2003, JonWiederhorn of MTV.com referredto Marilyn Manson as "the only true artist today" « hide

Similar Bands: Nine Inch Nails, The Spooky Kids, KMFDM, Godhead, Rammstein

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Born Villain
04/27/2012

3.1
320 Votes
The High End of Low
2009

2.7
508 Votes
Eat Me, Drink Me
2007

2.7
616 Votes
The Golden Age of Grotesque
2003

3.3
716 Votes
Holy Wood
2000

3.9
791 Votes
Mechanical Animals
1998

3.7
868 Votes
Antichrist Superstar
1996

3.9
1,035 Votes
Portrait of an American Family
1994

3.4
510 Votes
EPs
Remix & Repent
1997

2.7
90 Votes
Smells Like Children
1995

2.7
387 Votes
Live Albums
Guns, God and Government
2002

3.8
6 Votes
Guns, God and Government (DVD)
2002

3.8
68 Votes
The Last Tour on Earth
1999

3.6
162 Votes
Dead to the World (VHS)
1998

4.6
11 Votes
Compilations
The Best of Marilyn Manson (Live) Vol. 1
02/28/2012

The Best of Marilyn Manson (Live) Vol. 2
02/28/2012

Lest We Forget
2005

3.7
348 Votes

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