Glenn Danzig

Glenn Danzig

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Hometown: Lodi, NJ (USA)


Glenn Danzig is an American singer, songwriter, musician, entrepreneur and a progenitor of the Horrorpunk genre of music. He is the founder of bands The Misfits, Samhain, and Danzig. He also owns the Evilive record label and Verotik, an adult–oriented comic book publishing company.

Danzig's musical career, beginning in the mid–1960s, encompasses genres such as punk rock, heavy metal, industrial, blues, and classical. He has written songs for long–time idols Johnny Cash and Roy Orbison.

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Danzig, Samhain, The Misfits


Glenn Danzig Black Aria II

Glenn Danzig

Black Aria II (2006)


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Danzig recording new material
Danzig is recording a new album. The band is currently in LA laying down base tracks with Glenn Danzig himself, Tommy Victor and John Kelly. This will be the band's first new album of original material since Deth Red Sabaoth in 2010. The group plans on a…
March 18, 2015
Danzig announces several releases
Glenn Danzig has announced several releases covering the span of his career. First, a 12-inch vinyl single of Danzig's "Black Hell," originally off the Hangover II sound track. Second, he will be releasing a…
March 03, 2015
Danzig working on Elvis Presley covers EP
This weekend Glenn Danzig posted a picture from his recording studio and revealed that he was working on an Elvis Presley covers EP. Danzig stated: So strange how things happen - [been] working in studio all this week on "Danzig…
August 18, 2014
Erection of Danzig statue put on Austin organization's to-do list
On June 2, at a meeting of the Austin Music Commission, James Moody submitted a proposition for the organization to build a "golden" statue of Glenn Danzig riding a dragon with ruby eyes, to be placed at the main entrance of the Red River Musical…
June 04, 2014
Danzig sues Jerry Only for breach of trademark agreement
Glenn Danzig is suing Jerry Only for breach of a 1994 agreement related to Misfits merchandise. The complaint, filed in Federal court, alleges that despite a 1994 agreement where Danzig…
May 06, 2014
Glenn Danzig forms his own version of the Misfits, "Ms. Fitz"
Update: APRIL FOOLS! The jig is up. This article is false. We will now resume regular content. Thanks for reading! Glenn Danzig announced via his band's Facebook page that he will be…
April 01, 2014
Glenn Danzig upset with another photographer
At his Cuban Club performance in Ybor City, Florida last Wednesday, Misfits, Samhain, and Danzig frontman Glenn Danzig once again lost his cool when his "no photos, no videos" policy…
October 14, 2013
Media: Glenn Danzig and Cherie Currie: "Some Velvet Morning"
Glenn Danzig has posted one of the song from his long-promised covers album which has been in the works since at least 2011. This track is a cover of Lee Hazlewood and Nancy…
August 12, 2013
Media: New York Magazine on the state of modern punk
New York Magazine has put togther an article and some statistics about what they describe as the modern state of punk rock, at least based on a survey of self-identified punks. Some notable - and probably not surprising - statistics tell that…
April 29, 2013
Tours: Danzig / Corrosion of Conformity / The Agonist
Danzig have announced the first dates of their recently announced tour. The shows announced so far will include support from Corrosion of Conformity and…
February 19, 2013

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