Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States (1968 – 2017)
Scott Mitchell Putesky, along with co-conspirator Brian Warner, founded Marilyn Manson & The Spooky Kids in 1990. Warner re-christened himself Marilyn Manson, combining the names of Charles Manson and Marilyn Monroe to represent the dichotomy of pop cultural iconography. Putesky morphed Daisy Duke with David Berkowitz (the infamous "Son of Sam") to arrive at his own nom-de-plume.
Warner brought to the table his twisted lyrical poetry, undeveloped vocal skills, and a promotional savvy that would eventually propel the band into… read more
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