Sunday, July 8, 2012


I (Matt) will be at the Further concert at Bethel Woods on July 15. If anyone wants to meet up for a cold one hit me up and we'll see what we can do.

Manyard Keenan as Charlie

Do you remember that pictoral of Maynard from Tool as Charlie? Well, here is everything you ever wanted to know about it. Incidentally, it is also very hard to find now.

From :
Publication: Rocktropolis (April, 1999)
Transcribed by Ean (
title: Tool's Keenan Depicts Charles Manson In POPsmear
author: Carrie Borzillo Tool's Keenan Depicts Charles Manson In POPsmear
The 15-page These Children That Come at You with Knives, which was written and directed by noted author Legs McNeil (Please Kill Me) and co-written by Gillian McCain, will appear in the May/June issue of the magazine, due on stands May 10. A fumetti is a comic-book style layout with still black- and- white photographs accompanying drawings and a script to tell the story.

The cast of characters for the Manson/Tate tale includes: Maynard James Keenan as Charles Manson; Kembra Pfaller of the Voluptuous Horror of Karen Black as Sharon Tate; Shawn Pierce of the Toilet Boys as Tex Watson; Sid & Nancy's Chloe Webb as Patricia Krenwinkle; "Handsome" Dick Manitoba of the Dictators as Voytek Frykowski; "Permanent Midnight" writer Jerry Stahl as Jay Sebring; Wayne Kramer as Leno Labianca; and ex-Porno for Pyros bassist Martyn LeNoble as Gary Hinman. Also in the piece are POPsmear publisher James Morel, Streetwalkin' Cheetahs/POPsmear's Frank Meyer, Dead Boys' Jimmy Zero, Adolescents' Tony Reflex, ADZ's Bruce Duff, Angry Samoans' Jeff Dahl, porno stars Sharon Mitchell and Veronica Hart, the Stiff Ones' Texas Terri, and others.