Launched in 1990 as Marilyn Manson and the Spooky Kids, the band evolved from an obscure novelty act with adolescent stage names to a wildly popular novelty act with adolescent stage names.Along the way the group honed its songwriting, stage show, and vision.hen 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.
"They were all A's," says the singer, seated in the dimly lit restaurant of a luxury hotel overlooking Central Park, late on a Sunday night.4 on the Billboard 200 chart last month, the rocker’s always got other things on his mind — who are we to change the subject? Would the name be different if they were Magnum or Trojan condoms? I was just curious what I could do with a condom filled with my semen, other than the obvious damage that one could do.For nearly two hours, Manson touched on nearly every aspect of his life, from his 0,000 on-tour drug habit to being blamed for school shootings to the depression he suffered after splitting from his girlfriend, actress Evan Rachel Wood. It depends, are we going to make this a “shit on Manson” interview, or are we going to make it a good interview? Well, you know, you could be sanitary and throw it away?More surprising than his grades, though, were the notes his teachers wrote."Brian is a very courteous, sensitive and serious young man," said one.