Eerie Von is originally from Lodi, NJ.  In high school he started photographing the Misfits, played drums in Rosemary’s Babies,  and then played bass in Samhain and Danzig.  After his time in Danzig (he played bass on the first 4 LP’s and 1 ep) he has released 5 solo albums and published a book of his early photography called “Misery Obscura”, and also became an avid painter. 

The two discuss his background, growing up in NJ with Doyle and the rest of the Misfits, how he got into photography and eventually into shooting photos for the Misfits, the formation of Samhain and how it later turned into Danzig, tour stories, working with Rick Rubin, life after Danzig, his solo musical projects, painting, bass gear, life, and more!

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