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{{expand}}'''Marilyn Manson''' is a shock-rock band formed in 1989 by [[Marilyn Manson (musician)|Brian Warner]].
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{{expand}}'''Marilyn Manson''' is a shock-rock band formed in 1989 by [[Marilyn Manson (musician)|Brian Warner]], originally called Marilyn Manson and the Spooky Kids. In 1993 the band signed to [[Nothing Records]] after impressing [[Trent Reznor]] with their music. Reznor played a major role in producing the band's 1994 record, ''[[Portrait of an American Family]]'', and many members of [[Nine Inch Nails]] co-wrote and performed on the next album ''[[Antichrist Superstar]]''. Reznor also produced EPs, single tracks and remixes in between these records.
  
 
==Previous Members==
 
==Previous Members==
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* Tim Skold – bass (2002 - 2005), guitar (2006 - 2008)
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* Madonna Wayne Gacy – keyboards, percussion (1989 - 2007)
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* Mark Chaussee – guitar (2004 - 2005)
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* John 5 – guitar (1998 - 2004)
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* Zim Zum – guitar (1996 - 1998)
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* Daisy Berkowitz – guitar (1989 - 1996)
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* Sara Lee Lucas – drums (1991 - 1995)
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* Gidget Gein – bass (1990 - 1993)
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* Olivia Newton Bundy – bass (1989 - 1990)
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* Zsa Zsa Speck – keyboards (1989)
  
 
==Current Line-Up==
 
==Current Line-Up==
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* Marilyn Manson – lead vocals (1989 - present)
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* Twiggy Ramirez – bass (1993 - 2002, 2008 - present)
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* Ginger Fish – drums, percussion (1995 - 2004, 2006 - present)
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* [[Chris Vrenna]] – drums, percussion (2004 - 2005), keyboards (2007 - present)
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* Rob Holliday – bass (2007 - 2008), guitars (2008 - present)
  
 
==Body Of Work==
 
==Body Of Work==
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==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
* Past members include [[Chris Vrenna]] and [[Jeordie White]] (as Twiggy Ramirez), who also played for NIN.
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* Band members Vrenna and [[Jeordie White]] (as Twiggy Ramirez) also previously played for NIN.
 
* They contributed tracks "Apple of Sodom" and "I Put a Spell on You" to the ''[[Lost Highway Soundtrack]]'' along with NIN. Manson also appears in the film.   
 
* They contributed tracks "Apple of Sodom" and "I Put a Spell on You" to the ''[[Lost Highway Soundtrack]]'' along with NIN. Manson also appears in the film.   
 
[[Category:Related to NIN]]
 
[[Category:Related to NIN]]
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==External Links==
 
==External Links==
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[http://www.marilynmanson.com Official Website]
 
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[[Category:Related to NIN]]
 
[[Category:Related to NIN]]

Revision as of 10:00, 17 January 2008

Marilyn Manson is a shock-rock band formed in 1989 by Brian Warner, originally called Marilyn Manson and the Spooky Kids. In 1993 the band signed to Nothing Records after impressing Trent Reznor with their music. Reznor played a major role in producing the band's 1994 record, Portrait of an American Family, and many members of Nine Inch Nails co-wrote and performed on the next album Antichrist Superstar. Reznor also produced EPs, single tracks and remixes in between these records.

Previous Members

  • Tim Skold – bass (2002 - 2005), guitar (2006 - 2008)
  • Madonna Wayne Gacy – keyboards, percussion (1989 - 2007)
  • Mark Chaussee – guitar (2004 - 2005)
  • John 5 – guitar (1998 - 2004)
  • Zim Zum – guitar (1996 - 1998)
  • Daisy Berkowitz – guitar (1989 - 1996)
  • Sara Lee Lucas – drums (1991 - 1995)
  • Gidget Gein – bass (1990 - 1993)
  • Olivia Newton Bundy – bass (1989 - 1990)
  • Zsa Zsa Speck – keyboards (1989)

Current Line-Up

  • Marilyn Manson – lead vocals (1989 - present)
  • Twiggy Ramirez – bass (1993 - 2002, 2008 - present)
  • Ginger Fish – drums, percussion (1995 - 2004, 2006 - present)
  • Chris Vrenna – drums, percussion (2004 - 2005), keyboards (2007 - present)
  • Rob Holliday – bass (2007 - 2008), guitars (2008 - present)

Body Of Work

Studio Albums

Portrait of an American Family (1994)
Antichrist Superstar (1996)
Mechanical Animals (1998)
The Last Our On Earth live (1999)
Holy Wood (2000)
The Golden Age of Grotesque (2003)
Lest We Forget: The Best Of (2004)
Eat Me, Drink Me (2007)

Remix EPs

Smells Like Children (1995)
Remix and Repent (1997)

Trivia

  • Band members Vrenna and Jeordie White (as Twiggy Ramirez) also previously played for NIN.
  • They contributed tracks "Apple of Sodom" and "I Put a Spell on You" to the Lost Highway Soundtrack along with NIN. Manson also appears in the film.
  • During live performances around 1994, Reznor could often be seen wearing a Marilyn Manson T-Shirt parodying The Salvation Army with the text, The Satanic Army.

External Links

Official Website