Glenn Danzig

Hardcore punk, Composer

1955 –

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Who is Glenn Danzig?

Glenn Danzig is an American singer-songwriter and musician. He is a founder of bands the Misfits, Samhain, and Danzig. He owns the Evilive record label as well as Verotik, an adult-oriented comic book publishing company.

Having begun in the mid-1970s, Danzig's musical career has encompassed a number of genres through the years, including punk rock, heavy metal, industrial, blues and classical music. He has written songs for other musicians, most notably Johnny Cash and Roy Orbison.

As a singer, he is noted for his baritone voice and tenor vocal range; his style has been compared to those of Elvis Presley, Jim Morrison and Howlin' Wolf. Danzig has also cited Bill Medley as a vocal influence. As an author, he is known for his fascination with horror, gore, occult, erotic and religious themes.

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Born
Jun 23, 1955
Lodi
Also known as
  • Glenn Anzalone
  • Glenn Allen Anzalone
  • Danzig
  • Samhain
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Lodi High School
  • Tisch School of the Arts

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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