The Long Hard Road Out of Hell by Marilyn MansonThe 150,000-copy national bestselling autobiography of Marilyn Manson, Americas most controversial celebrity icon, is offered with a bonus chapter not included in the hardcover. By turns moving, funny, appalling, disturbing. . . . There has never been anything like it.--Rolling Stone. 80 b&w photos. 16-page color insert.
In his twenty-nine years, rock idol Manson has experienced more than most people have (or would want to) in a lifetime. Now, in his shocking and candid memoir, he takes readers from backstage to gaol cells, from recording studios to emergency rooms, from the pit of despair to the top of the charts, and recounts his metamorphosis from a frightened Christian schoolboy into the most feared and revered music superstar in the country.
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The book was released on February 14, and co-authored by Neil Strauss. The book follows Manson's life from when he was a child, born as Brian Hugh Warner, until the events of the band's controversial Dead to the World Tour. It also details his grandfather's sexual fetishes ' including bestiality and sadomasochism influence to the forming of Marilyn Manson and the Spooky Kids, to the recording of Antichrist Superstar. Its last pages are the journal of the band's touring, documenting backstage events and people's reactions. The book includes many references to his life of drugs , sex and dysfunctional relationships which he attributes as causal to his current status quo. It also features his journalism works, including an article about a dominatrix he interviewed for 25th Parallel.
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His birth name is Brian Warner. Warner was a budding writer who enjoyed writing horror stories. One of his stories, which remains unpublished was entitled, "The Payback," which was a story about a man who had contempt for everyone but most especially himself but was able to learn how to charm people into liking him. Once he won their confidence, he focused on destroying them. The name of the protagonist was Marilyn Manson.
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Its lyrics are about self-loathing and its title is derived from John Milton 's Paradise Lost After the track was written, the Sneaker Pimps' Kelli Ali was recruited to perform background vocals on it, as the Spawn soundtrack featured collaborations between hard rock artists and electronic music artists. The Sneaker Pimps were dissatisfied with the final track and wanted a remix of it to be released as a single instead; conversely, Manson deemed it a personal favorite. Commentators noted that the track encapsulated the evolution of the band's sound from the industrial music of Antichrist Superstar to the glam rock of Mechanical Animals Manson initially approached Jonathan Glazer to direct the video for the track, but rejected his concept for it; Glazer later used his concept for the video for Radiohead 's " Karma Police "