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Misfits (band)

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The Misfits are an American punk rock band often recognized as the progenitors of the horror punk subgenre, blending punk and other musical influences with horror film themes and imagery. [1]

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"The Spaghetti Incident?"

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Acey Slade

Acey Slade (born Emil John Schmidt IV; December 15, 1974) is the lead singer and guitarist of the band Acey Slade & the Dark Party and former bassist in Joan Jett & the Blackhearts.

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An album is a collection of audio recordings issued as a single item on CD, record, audio tape or another medium.

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Alcohol intoxication

Alcohol intoxication, also known as drunkenness or alcohol poisoning, is negative behavior and physical effects due to the recent drinking of ethanol (alcohol).

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AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.

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Alternative rock

Alternative rock (also called alternative music, alt-rock or simply alternative) is a style of rock music that emerged from the independent music underground of the 1980s and became widely popular in the 1990s.

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American Hardcore: A Tribal History

Written by Steven Blush, American Hardcore: A Tribal History is a journalistic book that relates the history of the hardcore punk movement that took place in Northern America between 1980 and 1986.

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American Psycho (album)

American Psycho is an album by the Misfits.

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Animal Room

Animal Room is a 1995 American drama/thriller film directed, produced, and written by Craig Singer and starring Neil Patrick Harris as a bullied drug-using teenager and Matthew Lillard as the bully who loves to torment Harris's character.

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Arthur Googy

Arthur Googy (born Joseph Arthur McGuckin, March 19, 1961) Originally from Jackson Heights, NY.

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B movie

A B movie or B film is a low-budget commercial movie, but not an arthouse film.

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Bail is a set of restrictions that are imposed on a suspect while awaiting trial, to ensure they comply with the judicial process.

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Balzac (band)

Balzac (typeset as BALZAC) is a Japanese punk band formed in 1992 in Kyoto.

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Bass guitar

The bass guitar (also known as electric bass, or bass) is a stringed instrument similar in appearance and construction to an electric guitar, except with a longer neck and scale length, and four to six strings or courses.

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A bassist, or bass player, is a musician who plays a bass instrument such as a double bass, bass guitar, keyboard bass or a low brass instrument such as a tuba or sousaphone.

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Beware (EP)

Beware was the fifth release from the Lodi, New Jersey, horror punk band The Misfits.

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Big Money Hustlas

Big Money Hustlas is a 2001 American comedy film directed by John Cafiero as his feature film debut.

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Black Flag (band)

Black Flag was an American punk rock band formed in 1976 in Hermosa Beach, California.

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Black metal

Black metal is an extreme subgenre of heavy metal music.

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Blues rock

Blues rock is a fusion genre combining elements of blues and rock.

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Bobby Steele

Bobby Steele (born Robert Charles Kaufhold on March 18, 1956) is an American punk rock musician.

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Brixton is a district of south London, England, within the London Borough of Lambeth.

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Bruiser (film)

Bruiser is a 2000 French horror-thriller film written and directed by George A. Romero and starring Jason Flemyng, Peter Stormare and Leslie Hope.

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Buddy Holly

Charles Hardin Holley (September 7, 1936 – February 3, 1959), known as Buddy Holly, was an American musician, singer-songwriter and record producer who was a central and pioneering figure of mid-1950s rock and roll.

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Bullet (Misfits song)

"Bullet" is the second single released by the horror punk band the Misfits.

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Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.

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Caroline Records

Caroline Records is an American record label that started as a subsidiary of Richard Branson's Virgin Records America during the early to mid-1970s.

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CBGB was a New York City music club opened in 1973 by Hilly Kristal in Manhattan's East Village.

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Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.

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Christian metal

Christian metal, also known as white metal, Jesus metal or heavenly metal, is a form of heavy metal music usually defined by its message using song lyrics as well as the dedication of the band members to Christianity.

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ChristianityFrom Ancient Greek Χριστός Khristós (Latinized as Christus), translating Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ, Māšîăḥ, meaning "the anointed one", with the Latin suffixes -ian and -itas.

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Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.

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Collection II

Misfits II is the companion album to The Misfits' Collection I. Both compilations collect all the early singles and the entire Earth A.D./Wolfs Blood album, and are meant to complement Walk Among Us (not represented because Warner Bros. owns the rights) and Legacy of Brutality with little overlap.

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Colombia, officially the Republic of Colombia, is a sovereign state largely situated in the northwest of South America, with territories in Central America.

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Compilation album

A compilation album comprises tracks, either previously released or unreleased, usually from several separate recordings by either one or several performers.

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Cosmetics are substances or products used to enhance or alter the appearance of the face or fragrance and texture of the body.

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"Cough/Cool" is the first single released by the horror punk band the Misfits.

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Cover version

In popular music, a cover version, cover song, or simply cover, is a new performance or recording by someone other than the original artist or composer of a previously recorded, commercially released song.

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Cuts from the Crypt

Cuts From the Crypt is a collection of demos, formerly unreleased tracks and cover songs by the second line-up of the horror punk band Misfits.

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Danzig (band)

Danzig is an American heavy metal band, formed in 1987 in Lodi, New Jersey.

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Dave Lombardo

David "Dave" Lombardo (born February 16, 1965) is a Cuban American drummer, best known as a co-founding member of American thrash metal band Slayer.

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David Vanian

Dave Vanian (born David Lett, 12 October 1956) is a rock musician and lead singer of the punk rock band The Damned.

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Day the Earth Caught Fire

"Day the Earth Caught Fire" is a song by the Japanese horror punk band Balzac from their 1995 album The Last Men on Earth.

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Dead Alive!

Dead Alive! is a live album by the Misfits.

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Death metal

Death metal is an extreme subgenre of heavy metal music.

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Denver, officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado.

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Detroit is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the largest city on the United States–Canada border, and the seat of Wayne County.

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The devilock is a hairstyle created by Misfits bassist Jerry Only in the late 1970s.

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Dez Cadena

Dez Paul Cadena (born June 2, 1961) is an American punk rock singer and guitarist.

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Dig Up Her Bones

"Dig Up Her Bones" is the seventh single by the horror punk band the Misfits.

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Do it yourself

"Do it yourself" ("DIY") is the method of building, modifying, or repairing things without the direct aid of experts or professionals.

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Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein

Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein (born Paul Caiafa on September 15, 1964 in Lodi, New Jersey) is an American guitarist best known for his material with the horror punk band the Misfits and his own band eponymously named Doyle.

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Dr. Chud


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Dr. Chud's X-Ward


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A drummer is a percussionist who creates and accompanies music using drums.

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Earth A.D./Wolfs Blood

Earth A.D./Wolfs Blood is the second full-length album by American horror punk band Misfits.

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Ed Manion

Ed Manion (born February 28, 1952), also known as Eddie "Kingfish" Manion, is an American saxophonist, who plays both tenor and baritone sax.

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Ed Stasium

Ed Stasium is an American record producer and engineer who has worked on albums by the Ramones, Talking Heads, the Smithereens and Living Colour.

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Eerie Von

Eerie Von (born Eric Stellmann; August 25, 1964) is a musician best known as the original bassist for the metal band Danzig.

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England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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Evilive is a live album by The Misfits.

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Extended play

An extended play record, often referred to as an EP, is a musical recording that contains more tracks than a single, but is usually unqualified as an album or LP.

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Famous Monsters

Famous Monsters is a 1999 album by the Misfits.

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Fan club

A fan club is a group that is dedicated to a well-known person, group, or idea (such as an inanimate object, such as a famous building).

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Fan mail

Fan mail is mail sent to a public figure, especially a celebrity, by their admirers or "fans".

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Florida (Spanish for "land of flowers") is the southernmost contiguous state in the United States.

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Forced Exposure

Forced Exposure was an independent music magazine founded by Jimmy Johnson and Katie The Kleening Lady (Goldman) (zine).

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Franché Coma

Franché Coma (born Frank Licata August 17, 1957), is an American musician.

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Geffen Records

Geffen Records is an American major record label owned by Universal Music Group through its Interscope Geffen A&M Records imprint.

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Gene Vincent

Vincent Eugene Craddock (February 11, 1935 – October 12, 1971), known as Gene Vincent, was an American musician who pioneered the styles of rock and roll and rockabilly.

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Genre is any form or type of communication in any mode (written, spoken, digital, artistic, etc.) with socially-agreed upon conventions developed over time.

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Glenn Danzig

Glenn Danzig (born Glenn Allen Anzalone; June 23, 1955) is an American singer, songwriter, and musician from Lodi, New Jersey.

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Gorgeous Frankenstein

Gorgeous Frankenstein is an American horror punk/heavy metal band formed in 2005 in New Jersey by Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein and his former wife and ex-professional wrestler Stephanie Bellars (Gorgeous George).

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Gotham Road

Gotham Road (or Gotham Rd.) is a horror punk/heavy metal band formed after the demise of the band Graves by Michale Graves, Loki, J.V. Bastard and Paul Lifeless.

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Gothic rock

Gothic rock (alternately called goth-rock or goth) is a style of rock music that emerged from post-punk in the late 1970s.

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Grave robbery

Grave robbery, tomb robbing, or tomb raiding is the act of uncovering a grave, tomb or crypt to steal matter.

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Graves (band)

Graves is an American horror punk/pop punk band formed in 2000 by Michale Graves and Dr. Chud after they left the Misfits.

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Guns N' Roses

Guns N' Roses, often abbreviated as GNR, is an American hard rock band from Los Angeles, California, formed in 1985.

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Halloween or Hallowe'en (a contraction of All Hallows' Evening), also known as Allhalloween, All Hallows' Eve, or All Saints' Eve, is a celebration observed in a number of countries on 31 October, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows' Day.

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Halloween (Misfits song)

"Halloween" is the fifth single by the horror punk band the Misfits.

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Hard rock

Hard rock is a loosely defined subgenre of rock music that began in the mid-1960s, with the garage, psychedelic and blues rock movements.

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Hardcore punk

Hardcore punk (often abbreviated to hardcore) is a punk rock music genre and subculture that originated in the late 1970s.

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Heavy metal music

Heavy metal (or simply metal) is a genre of rock music that developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, largely in the United Kingdom.

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Hell on Earth: A Tribute to the Misfits

Hell on Earth: A Tribute to the Misfits is a tribute album to the horror punk band the Misfits released in 2000 by Cleopatra Records.

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Henry Rollins

Henry Lawrence Garfield (born February 13, 1961), better known by his stage name Henry Rollins, is an American musician, actor, writer, television and radio host, and comedian.

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HM (magazine)

HM Magazine is a monthly, digital and print on demand publication focusing on hard music and alternative culture of interest to Christians.

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Horror Business

"Horror Business" is the third single released by the horror punk band the Misfits.

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Horror film

A horror film is a film that seeks to elicit a physiological reaction, such as an elevated heartbeat, through the use of fear and shocking one’s audiences.

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Horror punk

Horror punk (sometimes called horror rock) is a music genre that mixes proto-gothic and punk rock sounds with morbid and violent imagery and lyrics, which are often influenced by horror films or science fiction B-movies.

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House of Blues

House of Blues is a chain of live music concert halls and restaurants in major markets throughout the United States.

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Industrial rock

Industrial rock is a musical genre that fuses industrial music and rock music.

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Inglewood, California

Inglewood is a city in southwestern Los Angeles County, California.

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Irving Plaza

Irving Plaza (known through sponsorship as Irving Plaza, powered by Klipsch and formerly known as the Fillmore New York at Irving Plaza) is a ballroom-style music venue located within the Union Square neighborhood of Manhattan in New York City.

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Jerry Only

Jerry Only (born Gerald Caiafa Jr. on April 21, 1959) is an American musician, well known as the bassist for the Misfits and later the vocalist as well.

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Jim Catania

Jim Catania (born January 5, 1954), commonly known as Mr.

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Jimmy Destri

Jimmy Destri (born James Mollica, April 13, 1954, Brooklyn, New York City, United States) is an American musician.

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Joey Image

Joey Image (born Joey Poole) is an American punk rock drummer.

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John Cafiero

John Cafiero is an American punk rock musician, film director and film producer.

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A keyboardist is a musician who plays keyboard instruments.

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Kryst the Conqueror

Kryst the Conqueror (Pronounced "Christ the Conqueror") was an American Christian metal project formed in August 1987 by two former members of the horror punk band, The Misfits.

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Land of the Dead (Misfits song)

"Land of the Dead" is a single by the horror punk band the Misfits, released October 27, 2009 through Misfits Records.

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas (Spanish for "The Meadows"), officially the City of Las Vegas and often known simply as Vegas, is the 28th-most populated city in the United States, the most populated city in the state of Nevada, and the county seat of Clark County.

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Legacy of Brutality

Legacy of Brutality is a compilation album of early songs by the New Jersey punk rock band Misfits.

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List of songs recorded by the Misfits

This list of songs by The Misfits makes it easy to locate which album/single/ep a particular song has been released on.

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Lodi, New Jersey

Lodi is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States.

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A logo (abbreviation of logotype, from λόγος logos "word" and τύπος typos "imprint") is a graphic mark, emblem, or symbol used to aid and promote public identification and recognition.

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London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Louisiana Voodoo

Louisiana Voodoo, also known as New Orleans Voodoo, describes a set of spiritual folkways developed from the traditions of the African diaspora.

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Mabuhay Gardens

The Mabuhay Gardens (a.k.a. The Fab Mab or The Mab) was a San Francisco nightclub located at 443 Broadway, on the Broadway strip of North Beach, an area best known for its striptease clubs.

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Marc Rizzo

Marc Rizzo (born August 2, 1977) is an American musician, best known as the lead guitarist of metal band Soulfly and formerly of Ill Niño.

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Marie Laveau

Marie Catherine Laveau (September 10, 1801– June 16, 1881) was a Louisiana Creole practitioner of Voodoo, who was renowned in New Orleans.

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Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson; June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962) was an American actress, model, and singer.

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Marky Ramone

Marc Steven Bell (born July 15, 1952) is an American musician best known by his stage name Marky Ramone.

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A mascot is any person, animal, or object thought to bring luck, or anything used to represent a group with a common public identity, such as a school, professional sports team, society, military unit, or brand name.

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McDonald's is an American fast food company, founded in 1940 as a restaurant operated by Richard and Maurice McDonald, in San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Mercury Records

Mercury Records is an American-based record label owned by Universal Music Group.

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Metallica is an American heavy metal band.

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MGM Grand Garden Arena

The MGM Grand Garden Arena (originally known as the MGM Grand Garden Special Events Center) is a multi-purpose arena located within the MGM Grand Las Vegas on the Las Vegas Strip.

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Michale Graves

Michael Emanuel (born March 21, 1975), better known by his stage name Michale Graves, is an American singer and songwriter.

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Misfits (Misfits album)

Misfits is a compilation album of early songs from the American punk rock band the Misfits.

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Misfits Records

Misfits Records is an independent record label conceived of in 2002 by founders Jerry Only of the Misfits and John Cafiero of Osaka Popstar.

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Murphy's Law (band)

Murphy's Law is an American hardcore punk band from New York City, New York, United States, formed in 1982.

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Music video

A music video is a short film that integrates a song with imagery, and is produced for promotional or artistic purposes.

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Myke Hideous

Myke Hideous (born October 15, 1966) is an American gothic rock singer and songwriter from New Jersey.

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Necros was an early American hardcore punk band from Maumee, Ohio, although they are usually identified with the Detroit music scene.

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New Orleans

New Orleans (. Merriam-Webster.; La Nouvelle-Orléans) is a major United States port and the largest city and metropolitan area in the state of Louisiana.

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New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

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Newark, New Jersey

Newark is the most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the seat of Essex County.

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Night of the Living Dead (song)

"Night of the Living Dead" is the fourth single by the horror punk band the Misfits.

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Orlando, Florida

Orlando is a city in the U.S. state of Florida and the county seat of Orange County.

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Osaka Popstar

Osaka Popstar is a punk rock supergroup formed in 2006 by New Yorker John Cafiero.

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Overdubbing (the process of making an overdub, or overdubs) is a technique used in audio recording, whereby a musical passage is recorded twice.

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A photographer (the Greek φῶς (phos), meaning "light", and γραφή (graphê), meaning "drawing, writing", together meaning "drawing with light") is a person who makes photographs.

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Pitchfork (website)

Pitchfork is an American online magazine launched in 1995 by Ryan Schreiber, based in Chicago, Illinois and owned by Condé Nast.

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Plan 9 from Outer Space

Plan 9 from Outer Space (originally titled Grave Robbers from Outer Space) is a 1959 American independent black and white science fiction film, written, produced, directed, and edited by Ed Wood, that stars Gregory Walcott, Mona McKinnon, Tor Johnson and Vampira (Maila Nurmi).

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Plan 9 Records

Plan 9 Records, originally known as Blank Records, was an independent record label that was founded in 1977 by Glenn Danzig of the horror punk band The Misfits.

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PopMatters is an international online magazine of cultural criticism that covers many aspects of popular culture.

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A prison, also known as a correctional facility, jail, gaol (dated, British English), penitentiary (American English), detention center (American English), or remand center is a facility in which inmates are forcibly confined and denied a variety of freedoms under the authority of the state.

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Project 1950

Project 1950 is the sixth studio album by the American horror punk band the Misfits, released in 2003.

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Prudential Center

Prudential Center is a multi-purpose indoor arena in the central business district of Newark, New Jersey, United States.

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A pseudonym or alias is a name that a person or group assumes for a particular purpose, which can differ from their first or true name (orthonym).

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Psychobilly is a rock music fusion genre that mixes elements of rockabilly and punk rock.

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Punk rock

Punk rock (or "punk") is a rock music genre that developed in the mid-1970s in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.

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The Ramones were an American punk rock band that formed in the New York City neighborhood of Forest Hills, Queens, in 1974.

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Repulsion (band)

Repulsion is an American grindcore band from Flint, Michigan, founded in 1984.

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Rhythm section

A rhythm section (also called a backup band) is a group of musicians within a music ensemble or band who provide the underlying rhythm, harmony and pulse of the accompaniment, providing a rhythmic and harmonic reference and "beat" for the rest of the band.

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Riot Fest

Riot Fest (also known as Riot Fest & Carnival) is a multi-day music festival.

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Road crew

The road crew (or roadies) are the technicians or support personnel who travel with a band on tour, usually in sleeper buses, and handle every part of the concert productions except actually performing the music with the musicians.

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Roadrunner Records

Roadrunner Records is an American-based Dutch major record label that concentrates primarily on heavy metal and hard rock bands.

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Robo (musician)

Julio Roberto Valverde Valencia (born 1955), better known by his stage name Robo, is a Colombian–American drummer.

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Rock and roll

Rock and roll (often written as rock & roll or rock 'n' roll) is a genre of popular music that originated and evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and early 1950sJim Dawson and Steve Propes, What Was the First Rock'n'Roll Record (1992),.

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Rockabilly is one of the earliest styles of rock and roll music, dating back to the early 1950s in the United States, especially the South.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone is an American monthly magazine that focuses on popular culture.

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Ronnie Spector

Ronnie Spector (born Veronica Yvette Bennett; August 10, 1943) is an American rock and roll singer.

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Rosemary's Babies

Rosemary's Babies was an American hardcore punk band formed in Lodi, New Jersey in 1980.

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Rowman & Littlefield

Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group is an independent publishing house founded in 1949.

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Royalty payment

A royalty is a payment made by one party, the licensee or franchisee to another that owns a particular asset, the licensor or franchisor for the right to ongoing use of that asset.

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Ruby Records

Ruby Records is an American record label, founded predominantly as a rock music label subsidiary of Slash Records, started in 1981.

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Samhain (band)

Samhain is an American rock band formed by singer Glenn Danzig in 1983, immediately following his departure from Misfits.

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San Francisco

San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.

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Science fiction film

Science fiction film (or sci-fi film) is a genre that uses speculative, fictional science-based depictions of phenomena that are not fully accepted by mainstream science, such as extraterrestrial lifeforms, alien worlds, extrasensory perception and time travel, along with futuristic elements such as spacecraft, robots, cyborgs, interstellar travel or other technologies.

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Science Fiction/Double Feature

"Science Fiction/Double Feature" is the opening song to the original 1973 musical stage production, The Rocky Horror Show as well as its 1975 film counterpart The Rocky Horror Picture Show, book, music and lyrics by Richard O'Brien, musical arrangements by Richard Hartley.

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Scream! (Misfits song)

"Scream" is the ninth single by the horror punk band the Misfits, and the only single released from their 1999 album Famous Monsters.

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Screen printing

Screen printing is a printing technique whereby a mesh is used to transfer ink onto a substrate, except in areas made impermeable to the ink by a blocking stencil.

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Serial film

A serial, film serial, movie serial or chapter play, is a motion picture form popular during the first half of the 20th century, consisting of a series of short subjects exhibited in consecutive order at one theater, generally advancing weekly, until the series is completed.

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Sid Vicious

Sid Vicious (born Simon John Ritchie, 10 May 1957 – 2 February 1979) was an English bassist and vocalist.

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Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice and augments regular speech by the use of sustained tonality, rhythm, and a variety of vocal techniques.

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Single (music)

In music, a single, record single or music single is a type of release, typically a song recording of fewer tracks than an LP record, an album or an EP record.

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The skinhead subculture originated among working class youths in London, England in the 1960s and soon spread to other parts of the United Kingdom, with a second working class skinhead movement emerging worldwide in the 1980s.

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Slash Records

Slash Records was a record label in Los Angeles, originally specializing in local and punk rock bands.

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Slayer is an American thrash metal band from Huntington Park, California.

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Soulfly is an American metal band formed in Phoenix, Arizona in 1997.

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A soundcheck is the preparation that takes place before a concert, speech, or similar performance, when the performer and the sound crew run through a small portion of the upcoming show on the venue's sound reinforcement system or PA system to make sure that the sound in the venue's front of house and stage monitor sound systems are producing clear sound that is at the right volume and which has the correct mix and tonal balance (a process done using the mixing console).

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Static Age

Static Age is an album by American horror punk band the Misfits, recorded in 1978.

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Steven Blush

Steven Blush is an American author, journalist, record collector and film maker who is best known for his book ''American Hardcore'' and the movie of the same name.

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A surname, family name, or last name is the portion of a personal name that indicates a person's family (or tribe or community, depending on the culture).

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A T-shirt (or t shirt, or tee) is a style of unisex fabric shirt named after the T shape of its body and sleeves.

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Tendinitis (also tendonitis), meaning inflammation of a tendon, is a type of tendinopathy often confused with the more common tendinosis, which has similar symptoms but requires different treatment.

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The $5.98 E.P.: Garage Days Re-Revisited

The $5.98 E.P. / $9.98 CD: Garage Days Re-Revisited is an extended play by American heavy metal band Metallica.

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The Crimson Ghost

The Crimson Ghost is a 1946 12-chapter Republic film serial directed by Fred C. Brannon and William Witney with Charles Quigley and Linda Stirling playing the leads.

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The Damned (band)

The Damned are an English rock band formed in London, England in 1976 by lead vocalist Dave Vanian, guitarist Brian James, bassist (and later guitarist) Captain Sensible, and drummer Rat Scabies.

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The Devil's Rain

The Devil's Rain is a 1975 American-Mexican horror film directed by Robert Fuest.

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The Devil's Rain (album)

The Devil's Rain is the seventh studio album by horror punk band the Misfits, released October 4, 2011 through their own label Misfits Records.

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The Forum (Inglewood, California)

The Forum is a multi-purpose indoor arena in Inglewood, California, United States, adjacent to Los Angeles.

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The Jam

The Jam were an English mod revival/punk rock band during the 1970s and early 1980s, which formed in 1972 at Sheerwater Secondary School in Woking, in the county of Surrey.

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The Misfits (album)

The Misfits box set is a box set of material by the horror punk band the Misfits, released in 1996 by Caroline Records.

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The Misfits (film)

The Misfits is a 1961 American drama film written by Arthur Miller, directed by John Huston, and starring Clark Gable, Marilyn Monroe and Montgomery Clift.

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The Undead

The Undead is an American horror punk band formed in 1980 in the East Village, New York City by Bobby Steele (vocals and guitar), Chris "Jack" Natz (bass) and Patrick Blanck (drums).

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Travel visa

A visa (from the Latin charta visa, meaning "paper which has been seen") is a conditional authorization granted by a country to a foreigner, allowing them to enter, remain within, or to leave that country.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

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Verbal Abuse (band)

Verbal Abuse is one of the founding and defining bands of the hardcore punk subgenre of punk rock.

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Vernon Township, New Jersey

Vernon Township is a township in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States.

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Violent World: A Tribute to the Misfits

Violent World: A Tribute to the Misfits is a tribute album to the horror punk band the Misfits released in 1997 by Caroline Records.

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Walk Among Us

Walk Among Us is the debut full-length album by American punk rock band Misfits.

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Walkman is a Sony brand tradename, originally used for portable audio cassette players from the late 1970s onwards.

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William Shatner

William Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor, author, producer, and director.

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World Championship Wrestling

World Championship Wrestling, Inc. (WCW) was an American professional wrestling promotion, historically based in Atlanta, Georgia.

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YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California.

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Zoltán Téglás

Zoltán "Zoli" Téglás is an American singer, songwriter and producer with Hungarian roots.

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12 Hits from Hell

12 Hits From Hell: The MSP Sessions is a cancelled studio album by the Misfits.

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3 Hits from Hell

3 Hits from Hell (written as 3 hits from HeLL) was the sixth release from Lodi, New Jersey horror punk band Misfits.

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