Concord Pavilion | Concord, California
Two of the most famous Alternative rock acts to evolve from the early 90's are coming to Concord Pavilion on Tuesday 7th July 2015! The mighty Smashing Pumpkins & Marilyn Manson will be joining forces for their 'The End Times Tour'. It's a once in a lifetime opportunity to see just one of these bands live, yet here is the chance to see both all on the same night! Don't miss out! They might even reprise their version of "Ava Adore"?
Smashing Pumpkins might not literally smash pumpkins but they sure did smash on to the Alternative rock scene in 1988, just as fellow bands Nirvana and Marilyn Manson were breaking on to the mainstream. It was a prominent time as new genre's – alternative rock and grunge were being formed, changing music history forever. Suddenly 'Seattle sound' was created, it was groundbreaking.
Smashing Pumpkins music stays true to the roots of punk, heavy metal along with new sub genre's at the time. With Billy Corgan's graspy tone and incredible songwriting, their sound is definable.
Marilyn Manson is an industrial rock band, formed by frontman Marilyn Manson (Brian Hugh Warner) and guitarist Daisy Berkowitz (Scott Putesky). Known for his distinctive image of face paints and colored contact lenses, drawing inspiration from Alice Cooper, Ozzy Osbourne and David Bowie. As well as the obvious horror comics and movies. The members names were created by the first name of a famous celebrities and the surname of a serial killer. Marilyn Manson established himself in the 1990's as one of the most controversial characters in rock history.