See Corey Taylor Tease Slipknot's Sixth LP

May 16, 2016

In advance of Slipknot and Marilyn Manson's joint summer tour, Slipknot singer Corey Taylor stopped by the Live Nation National Concert Day event, held in NYC in early May. The vocalist teased the masked metal group's forthcoming sixth album,...


Slipknot, Marilyn Manson Scare Up Summer Tour Dates

February 29, 2016

After spending last summer on the road with Lamb of God, Slipknot will next team with Marilyn Manson – who last trekked with Smashing Pumpkins – for an extensive North American tour. The jaunt, the group's latest in support...


Hear Marilyn Manson and Shooter Jennings' David Bowie Cover

February 18, 2016

Shooter Jennings has had a shit few months. Last summer, he suffered the death of his manager and best friend Jon Hensley, and after finally picking up the pieces, was hit hard by the January passing of David Bowie, his musical inspiration....


Marilyn Manson: David Bowie 'Changed My Life Forever'

January 11, 2016

The music community has been in shock since the announcement of David Bowie's death on Sunday. Marilyn Manson – a musician and performer who took to heart Bowie's flair for the theatrical and unorthodox – has written a poignant tribute...


Marilyn Manson to Guest Star as Barber/Surgeon on 'Salem'

January 21, 2016

Marilyn Manson will add a new role to his eclectic acting résumé when The Pale Emperor rocker guest stars as a barber/surgeon on the upcoming third season of the supernatural drama Salem. Manson will play Thomas Dinley, "the...



See Marilyn Manson Play Native American Hit Man in New Film

August 12, 2015

Let Me Make You a Martyr, the upcoming, harrowing new crime movie about an abusive father, is set to reunite Sons of Anarchy's Mark Boone Junior with shock rocker and erstwhile Sons actor Marilyn Manson. While the film won't arrive until next year, check...


Watch Marilyn Manson's Creepy, Minimalist New Video

July 10, 2015

Marilyn Manson can make a music video eerie all on his own. His minimalist clip for "Third Day of a Seven Day Binge" is built on dramatic close-ups of the rock veteran, as he mimes for the camera in a smoke-filled room.  "I can't decide if...


Manson, Corgan Press Conference: 10 Funniest Lines

May 19, 2015

To help spread the word about their upcoming The End Times joint tour set to kick off in July, Marilyn Manson and Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan participated in an extensive question and answer session in Chicago on Monday night. Over the...


Marilyn Manson: The Music That Made Me

May 8, 2015

1. "We Are the Dead," David Bowie, 1974I remember hearing this song in the Nineties, when I first moved to L.A. It wouldn't have had the same impact on me if I'd heard it when I was a kid in Ohio — it felt like it was about the culture of Hollywood,...


Marilyn Manson to Portray Hitman in Indie Crime Film

April 17, 2015

Marilyn Manson's acting career have so far seen the shock rocker appear as a roller rink attendee (Eastbound & Down), a porn star (Lost Highway) and a white supremacist (Sons of Anarchy). Next up for The Pale Emperor singer: A hitman. Manson...


Watch Marilyn Manson Perform With Pre-Teen Metal Band

February 3, 2015

The hard-rocking boys of Unlocking the Truth weren't born when Marilyn Manson scared the pants off of America with "The Beautiful People." But metal cares not for age discrepancies, as the young Brooklyn trio proved when they joined Manson onstage...


Marilyn Manson's Eerie New 'Pale Emperor' LP Now Streaming

January 12, 2015

Marilyn Manson's ninth LP, The Pale Emperor, is out January 20th, but fans can absorb its bluesy guitar riffs, swampy synths and menacing yelps one week early. The 10-track album is available to stream at Genius, accompanied by the singer's...


Marilyn Manson: The Vampire of the Hollywood Hills

January 6, 2015

When Marilyn Manson goes to sleep, dawn has usually just arrived, and when he gets up, full and unremitting darkness is usually not far off. In this regard, as in almost all other regards, he does what he wants. If he wants black sheets on his bed and...


Are Depeche Mode Metal's Biggest Secret Influence?

August 11, 2015

When Depeche Mode titled their 1990 album Violator, it was supposed to be taken ironically. The previous year had seen smarmy hair-mongers like Bon Jovi, Bad English and Poison scoring Number Ones with saccharine power balladry, and the leather-clad,...


Billy Corgan on Touring with Manson, Battling Nostalgia

June 5, 2015

Billy Corgan and Marilyn Manson have been close friends since the late Nineties, give or take a rift along the way. And on July 7th, Manson and Smashing Pumpkins will kick off a month-long co-headlining tour in California. "If you get two friends that...


Watch Marilyn Manson Become 'Mephistopheles of Los Angeles'

May 11, 2015

Marilyn Manson takes the title Antichrist Superstar to heart for his latest video, "The Mephistopheles of Los Angeles." In the black and white clip off his latest album The Pale Emperor, Manson's dark twist on Catholic imagery takes center stage. The...


Billy Corgan to 'Change Conversation About Veterans' on Tour

May 6, 2015

The Smashing Pumpkins and Marilyn Manson's upcoming End Times tour will not only be an opportunity for fans to see the Nineties alt-rock giants together, but to contribute to a philanthropic effort. Corgan tells Rolling Stone that the duo will...


Smashing Pumpkins, Marilyn Manson Plot End Times Tour

March 31, 2015

Smashing Pumpkins and Marilyn Manson will be spreading Nineties angst and nostalgia across the United States this summer when they embark on their co-headlining tour dubbed, The End Times. The 23-date trek kicks off July 7th at the Concord Pavilion...

Album Review

The Pale Emperor

January 20, 2015

Back in the Nineties, Marilyn Manson sold a lot of records and scared a lot of parents by playing Alice Cooper shockrocker at the goth pity party. With his Methy the Clown fashion sense, lyrics like "I am totalitarian/I've got abortions in my eyes"...


Hear Marilyn Manson's Eerie New 'Cupid Carries a Gun'

January 8, 2015

Ghost-like electric-guitar moans, ominous piano and a mesmerizing acoustic blues-guitar line open "Cupid Carries a Gun," the latest song from Marilyn Manson's forthcoming LP, The Pale Emperor, to be released. The singer croaks lyrics about witch drums...