Marilyn Manson's Guns, God, and Government tour, in support of his Holy Wood CD, is playing theatre-size venues for a more intimate feel. But there's still a rush for the audience — and from the pulsating lights and strobes of lighting director A.J. Pen.
Pen, a programmer for TLC, Yes, and Tim McGraw and Faith Hill, hooked up with Manson through the latter act's Soul 2 Soul LD LeRoy Bennett (see February LD, page 70). “Roy designed this tour and sent me out to program it; we spent a c