The Golden Age of Grotesque: Marilyn Manson's Most Shocking Moments

Onstage cutting, Satanism, fake breasts: Here are the Antichrist Superstar's most outrageous moments

Early Nineties: Showtime!

Early Nineties: Showtime!

Shock Tactic: In his autobiography, Manson remembers an early concert where he had a pregnant-looking actress iron the wrinkles out of a Nazi flag onstage. "As the show progressed, she sat spread-eagled on the ironing board and pretended to perform an abortion on herself," he wrote.

Consequences: Trent Reznor eventually signed him and released his debut, Portrait of an American Family, in July 1994.