Singer-songwriter best known as the frontman for the seminal punk rock band Misfits. He has also had a solo career under the moniker Danzig. He began his own comic book label, Verotik.
He was a problematic child who began experimenting with drugs and alcohol at age eleven.
He guest-starred as himself on an episode of the Adult Swim cartoon Aqua Teen Hunger Force.
His father was a Marine Corps veteran who served in World War II and the Korean War and his mother worked at a record store, which prompted his love for music.
He was at one point replaced by Michale Graves as the lead singer of Misfits.