Manson Wants Von Teese And Reznor For Court Battle

MARILYN MANSON has reportedly asked his ex-wife DITA VON TEESE and fellow rocker TRENT REZNOR to testify at his upcoming court battle with a former bandmember.
Manson is set for a legal showdown with keyboardist Stephen Bier - also known by his stage name of Madonna Wayne Gacy - after the musician filed a breach of contract lawsuit against the goth rocker in 2007.
Bier accuses Manson - real name Brian Warner - of using money from their former band partnership to buy personal goods, including gifts for Von Teese.
Manson countersued Bier alleging he breached a contract by not fully participating in the making of master recordings, performing in concert, and helping to sell band merchandise.
Manson maintains that the band's partnership was dissolved in 1996, but Bier - who left the group in 2007 - insists it still exists and claims he is entitled to a share in the revenues.
The case is set to go to trial on 2 February (09) and Manson's legal team is said to have asked Von Teese and Nine Inch Nails frontman Reznor to take the stand on the rocker's behalf, according to E! Online.
Reznor is expected to discuss his work on Manson's debut album, Portrait of an American Family, while Von Teese will answer questions about the pair's former relationship.


Tags: Marilyn Manson - Dita Von Teese - Trent Reznor


More Marilyn Manson

Where Did It All Go Wrong For Alt-Fest's Crowdfunding Campaign?

Crowdfunding has altered the landscape of contemporary culture, overwhelmingly for the better. No longer are fans subject to the whims of record labels and their...

Sons of Anarchy Final Season: Charlie Hunnam Spills Details

Speaking at the Television Critics Association preview night on Monday, lead actor Charlie Hunnam told reporters that "Jax is in a very schizophrenic state, he's...

Now, Why Did 'Sons of Anarchy' Cast Marilyn Manson?

We already know that rockers Marilyn Manson and Courtney Love are two of the new faces on Sons of Anarchy for season 7 and creator...

Celebrity Engagements That Didn't Last

The most shocking break up news of the week goes to Glee star Naya Rivera and now ex-fiancee Big Sean. The pair have called it...


It's A Boy! Evan Rachel Wood & Jamie Bell Welcome First Child

True Blood actress Evan Rachel Wood and her husband, Billy Elliot actor Jamie Bell, have become first-time parents after Evan gave birth to a son...

Paris Jackson Attempted Suicide After Being Forbidden From Marilyn Manson Gig?

Paris Jackson's shock suicide attempt yesterday (5th June) left her in hospital last night.She reportedly sliced her arm with a cleaver knife and took an...

Not Only Are They The Unlikeliest Of Friends, But Marilyn Manson And Gucci Mane Have Recorded A Song Together Too!

Marilyn Manson, as you might imagine, doesn't keep the most conventional of company, but the fact that he is good friends with trap-rap star Gucci...

Marilyn Manson Collapses on Stage in Canada During 'Beautiful People' (Video)

A seasoned rocker such as Marilyn Manson should have no qualms with loud noises or lots of screaming, so it can't have been that which...



Marilyn Manson Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Marilyn Manson

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All