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Music: The Misfits
The Misfits are a Punk Rock band formed by Glenn Allen Anzalone Glenn Danzig in 1977 in Lordi Lodi, New Jersey. The line up was constantly in flux for most of its existence, with its main members consisting of Glenn Danzig and the bassist Jerry Only. Eventually the classic line up of Glenn, Jerry, Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein (Jerry's younger brother)and Aurthur Googey was settled upon to record Walk Among Us.

The band made a distinct sound combining the buzz saw guitar of The Buzzcocks with lyrical content mostly about B-Horror movies, Pulp Novels, and trashy pop culture in general. They are the progenitors and still reigning kings of Horror Punk.

The Misfits are commonly considered one of the most influential underground bands of their generations; laying the groundwork for continuing trends in Punk Rock, Goth Rock, Thrash Metal, and post hardcore style Emo (especially My Chemical Romance who share the same fascination with horror and the undead, but applying it in a much more emotional and theatrical way)

Not to be confused with one of the two Fake Bands from Jem They also have nothing to do with the final film Marilyn Monroe (and Clark Gable) made (though that's where they got their name from).

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