Jeff Wagner (“Mean Deviation: Four Decades Of Progressive Heavy Metal” book, former Metal Maniacs editor) is currently assembling his …
ALICE COOPER and MARILYN MANSON will join forces for a new tour, which will apparently be dubbed “Masters Of Madness/Shock Therapy Tour”. So far the following two dates have have been leaked:
June 04 – West Valley City, UT – USANA Amphitheatre
June 23 – Pittsburgh, PA – Stage AE
Alice‘s latest album, last year’s “Welcome 2 My Nightmare”, sold 18,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 22 on The Billboard 200 chart. Cooper‘s previous CD, 2008’s “Along Came A Spider”, opened with just under 10,000 copies to land at No. 53.
Recorded with longtime collaborator Bob Ezrin, who produced the original multi-platinum “Welcome To My Nightmare” album in 1975, “Welcome 2 My Nightmare” picks up right where they left off, with Alice trapped in his own warped mind.
MARILYN MANSON‘s new album, “Born Villain”, which sold 38,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 10 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD arrived in stores on May 1, 2012 via Cooking Vinyl and Manson‘s own label Hell, Etc.