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Free Marilyn Manson tickets!

Photo: Lindsay Usich

Photo: Lindsay Usich

[Updated: 12:27 p.m.: Ashley Durmire has been randomly chosen as our winner! Thanks, everyone, for playing.]

OK, beautiful people – want to win a pair of tickets to Thursday’s Marilyn Manson/Rob Zombie frightfest at Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood?

I’ve got a pair to give away, courtesy of Manson’s team, and will randomly choose a winner at noon on Wednesday.

All you have to do is leave a comment below about why you’re yearning to see the onetime spooky kid and his “twin of evil” on this tour. (BTW, this is also the last show of the season at Lakewood.)

The winner can pick up tickets at the venue Thursday night.

Good luck!

46 comments Add your comment

Aaron

October 23rd, 2012
4:21 pm

What an interesting combo for a concert.

Rob

October 23rd, 2012
4:47 pm

What a perfect pre-Halloween pairing!

Susan

October 23rd, 2012
4:50 pm

Been hoping to see this concert, but I lack the funds! Please pick me. I want to see Ron and Manson so much!!

Darin Arterburn

October 23rd, 2012
4:52 pm

I have supported both artists but am very broke now. Please pick me, Darin

Melanie

October 23rd, 2012
4:54 pm

I am dying to see all the beautiful people in this sinful soiree of a dope, dope show..

Jenna Richards

October 23rd, 2012
5:02 pm

This would be an awesome concert to see right before Halloween! My husband and I wanted to go but couldn’t afford it so winnig this would be so great! :)

bradley mcd

October 23rd, 2012
5:05 pm

have loved these bands since i was 13 years old. never thought they would come so close, and that i wouldnt be able to go. please choose me!

Cliff Baldowski

October 23rd, 2012
5:08 pm

. . Mr. Manson has, in the Words of Frank Sinatra, “done it His way”. My Compliments, sir! I, well, might be a bit older than the nominal ‘Marilyn Manson’ crowd . . nonetheless!, I respect the man!, as well as his audacity, creativity and individualism. The same idiosynchrasies I persist in cultivating. I would LOVE to take a wonderful young lady to behold that . . . individualism. – CLIFF BALDOWSKI (404-344-5868)

Roberto DeJesus

October 23rd, 2012
5:32 pm

I have been obsessed with Rob Zombie since I was 8 years while playing twisted metal, and hearing Dragula. I have always wanted to see him in concert. They are both great idols of mine. Atlanta Knight Ryderz Designated Drivers protecting our roads since 2012 585-360-3180

KJ

October 23rd, 2012
5:38 pm

Cliff, are you sure your last name isn’t Clavin?

david c

October 23rd, 2012
5:48 pm

Iiittt’sss Hhhaaallllllooowwweeeeeennn!!!

Luke

October 23rd, 2012
6:10 pm

I want to go because I’m a big fan of Marilyn Manson and Rob Zombie. I’ve been collecting CD from both of them and really what to see them in concert.

Ashley Durmire

October 23rd, 2012
6:25 pm

My mom introduced me to Manson when I was in Middle school……… I’m such a huge Manson fan that I was just at the Doctor’s and they told me that I have a mild case of pneumonia and I’m still going to find a way to go to the concert!

Rebecca Raymer

October 23rd, 2012
6:33 pm

Both of these guys have shown me how to see beauty in my own pain.

AMS

October 23rd, 2012
6:52 pm

Because I wasn’t allowed to go see them in high school.

Jennifer Hubbard

October 23rd, 2012
7:22 pm

My husband has never been to a concert of any kind. When we first started out, we worked at the same place and every night on the way in we would listen to Rob Zombie to get in gear for work. There was a mix but always Rob and some Manson. It would be unbelievably awesome to take him to this and it is not something we could afford.

Jessica Gann

October 23rd, 2012
7:22 pm

I need a reason to pull out my sexy goth chic skirt and combat boots, I need these tickets!!!

Elizabeth

October 23rd, 2012
8:12 pm

I NEED THESE TICKETS……
So i just men the man I plan on marrying (figerscrossed) about a month ago. This is a huge deal to me seeing as how I gave up on ever finding love after my last tormented relationship. He is a huge Marilyn Manson fan and although I am not I would love to take him to show him how much i appreciate him. I cannot afford the tickets right now or I would have already bought them. Help me find love again…please?

Streaker

October 23rd, 2012
8:27 pm

I want to look Evil in the face and get ROCKED!!!

Sean Randall

October 23rd, 2012
8:35 pm

“Sweet Dreams are made of these tickets who am I to disagree? travel the world & the seven seas everybody’s looking for something”

BlahBlahBlah

October 23rd, 2012
9:16 pm

I’m going because if IT’S TOO LOUD YOU’RE TOO OLD! And I’m not too old yet!

Rose

October 23rd, 2012
9:23 pm

I (41) have NEVER been to a concert and my daughter (21) wants to go to this concert soooo bad so this would be such a cool “first time” for me. lol.

Wyndee Tucker

October 23rd, 2012
9:36 pm

I live 5 hours away and have to drive up for my preop appointment the 26th and then again 3 weeks later for surgery. If I had tickets to this it would make at least one of the trips worth it…. :P

Rick

October 23rd, 2012
10:01 pm

I would post on an AJC page just to go.

Terry E

October 23rd, 2012
11:02 pm

Because I want to see the two most entertaining and shocking rockers in the only place in the Dirty South that has the ballz to bring them with their fans to the stage together.

La La Looo

October 23rd, 2012
11:48 pm

Marilyn Manson has been a symbol of individuality and self-awareness for almost 20 years. He has made my teenage years a lot easier to deal with, and I could not be more thankful for his creations as an artist and simply his existence as the person he is on earth. And yeah, I’m a zombie fan. But I just have to say that Marilyn Manson will always come first in my list of great artists. I want these/this ticket(s) because I’m not sure how much longer Manson will tour, they would be an outstanding gift to me and I would be forever thankful for them.

kevin hernandez

October 23rd, 2012
11:53 pm

I’m only 14 years old and manson has made such a huge impact on my life,since my dad passes away,manson’s music has been there for me. I ive in california,so yes.I would travel Days just to see him,the man that changed my life.

Andrea R

October 24th, 2012
1:11 am

Bein 27 Manson upcoming in my time, it wasnt till later in his career I have learned much more about him as a person and his beliefs. Gained much respect from me after reading his life story and seeing his talk about politics on Larry King.

Robert

October 24th, 2012
1:25 am

The death of one is a tragedy. The death of a million is just a statistic

Fernando

October 24th, 2012
2:04 am

Because Mason is a great performer.

Joe Crollard

October 24th, 2012
3:51 am

I’ve been a huge fan of Manson since.. well.. forever. I could go on and on about why I deserve these tickets, but I’ll spare the details. If I were to get these.. I would easily be the happiest panda on earth. Have you ever seen a happy panda? Probably not. But if you choose me, that will all change. So please, I beg of thee, choose me! Manson is a huge inspiration in my life, especially on an artistic level. He really inspired me to become a writer, and keep pursuing what I love to do in life. So yes.. please.. :D ?

Jamaal

October 24th, 2012
6:32 am

Yeah Marilyn Manson is that guy with that music that get me going when it time to get a party started. Plus his style and creativity is amazing.

Ostrich Racer

October 24th, 2012
6:53 am

“Don’t get me wrong — I like Marilyn Manson. Hell, I liked him when he was Alice Cooper.”

Dennis Miller, circa 1998

Nicole

October 24th, 2012
7:16 am

This is going to be an awesome show! Always wanted to see Rob and Marilyn both live!

ozzfest

October 24th, 2012
7:42 am

I work for the Southern Baptists….please give me a night off from the real evil…and let me go see these soft-evil Gods do their thing. I promise to throw a bat on stage for MM to munch on.

Sheila

October 24th, 2012
8:30 am

One of my best friends thinks Rob Zombie is HOT! I really enjoy Rob and Marilyn’s music, but watching my friend undressing Rob with her eyes would make my year!!!

Robert P.

October 24th, 2012
8:32 am

I think I should get them because I am swimming in medical bill debt from two car wrecks where the people who hit me had insufficient insurance to cover all of my medical bills, much less the personals I lost in my vehicle and having to take on a car payment as well. Further, I was sheltered growing up as a child and never got to listen to artists like Marilyn or Rob and I now that I am older, I can honestly tell you that they are two of my favorites. Such great lyricists they both are. I would love to go to this show!

AnDrea Scott

October 24th, 2012
9:07 am

Who would anyone not want to go to this show! Marylin Manson and Rob Zombie are awesome. What a way to kick off the Halloween season!

Alana

October 24th, 2012
9:33 am

My fiance would die for these tickets. We’re huge fans and Manson & Zombie are both on the “list to see live.” I rock out to Zombie while cleaning house and he loves it!! Pick me, pick me!! :)

Zach Hurley

October 24th, 2012
9:34 am

I remember seeing Manson on “The Wonder Years” show growing up and was interested in seeing him in concert. Maybe he will make reference to Winnie Cooper and Kevin???

Gerren Fish

October 24th, 2012
9:35 am

The Beautiful people, The Beautiful people..waaaaaaaaahhhhhhh

GT

October 24th, 2012
9:55 am

Perfect gift for my room mate and his girlfriend.

Mills

October 24th, 2012
10:24 am

Because Rob is a better writer/director than the rest of Hollywood combined. And Manson is awesome too

Jennifer Hubbard

October 24th, 2012
11:04 am

Please pick me!!

Jennifer Hubbard

October 24th, 2012
11:05 am

Must have these tickets!!!!! On my knees begging!

Melissa Ruggieri

October 24th, 2012
12:27 pm

Well, Ashley Durmire, I hope you’re feeling well enough to go tomorrow because you were just randomly chosen as our ticket winner! Congrats! Please drop me a line at mruggieri@ajc.com.

Thank you to everyone who participated. Loved reading your comments, especially from those long-time fans!

Cheers,
Melissa