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  Shirley Manson Biography - AOL Music
Shirley Manson has earned most of her fame by being the lead singer for the alternative pop/rock band Garbage.
Manson was born in 1966 and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland.
The song was "The World Is Not Enough." By 2001, Manson had the success of two albums behind her, was in the middle of a blissful marriage, and seemed happy and confident in her roll of prosperous female rock star.
music.aol.com /artist/shirley-manson/101560/biography   (321 words)

  
 Shirley Manson Information
Shirley Patricia Ann Manson (born August 26, 1966) is a Scottish musician, the lead vocalist of the band Garbage.
Manson revealed to the Sunday Times in 2 July 2006 [3] that she had contacted Paul Buchanan of Scottish group Blue Nile to write with her for her solo album.
Manson includes Siouxsie and the Banshees and Frank Sinatra amongst her musical idols, as well as Debbie Harry - with whom she performed in September 2004 at a breast cancer benefit in Los Angeles.
www.bookrags.com /wiki/Shirley_Manson   (1032 words)

  
  Shirley Manson Picture Galleries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Manson was born in 1966 and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland.
When she couldn't take the insults anymore, and her own violent anger was getting the better of her, Manson gave up school and soon fell into a dangerous life of drugs, sex, and self-hate.
The song was "The World Is Not Enough." By 2001, Manson had the success of two albums behind her, was in the middle of a blissful marriage, and seemed happy and confident in her roll of prosperous female rock star.
www.geocities.com /shirleymanson4   (252 words)

  
 Shirley Manson Photos - Shirley Manson News - Shirley Manson Information
Shirley is a Scottish musician, the lead vocalist of the band Garbage.
Manson is the second of three daughters; her father is a geneticist and her mother is a former singer.
Shirley: I look at today's charts, at the women who are selling the most records, getting the most column inches, and I'm terrified by how they are all controlled by a male corporate idea of what women and rebels should be.
www.tv.com /shirley-manson/person/99184/summary.html   (496 words)

  
 FrAnCeScAZ.com - Self Injury - Shirley Manson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Shirley Manson, the sexy, red-haired singer of Garbage, was an angry child.
Shirley Manson has a low self-esteem and hates the way she looks.
Shirley Manson no longer self-injures but still feels the urge from time to time.
www.francescaz.com /smanson.html   (545 words)

  
 AskMen.com - Shirley Manson
Shirley Manson is the lead singer of Garbage, an underground band that broke out in 1995, and followed up in 1998 with their multi-platinum album Version 2.0, and the title track from James Bond's The World Is Not Enough.
Shirley Manson is the distinctive singer of Garbage, the underground band that made a lot of commercial and critical noise in 1995 with songs like "I'm Only Happy When It Rains" and "Stupid Girl".
Lead singer of Garbage, Shirley Manson was born on the 26th of August 1966.
www.askmen.com /women/singer_60/62_shirley_manson.html   (370 words)

  
 AskMen.com - Shirley Manson pics
Not leading a happy childhood, Shirley was nicknamed "bloodhound" and "frog-eyes," which contributed to her desire to drop out of high school.
Shirley was a member of several rock bands, including August 1984, Goodbye Mr Mackenzie (for which she sang backup) and Angelfish.
Practically entering the legion of beautiful women known as "Bond Girls", Shirley Manson and Garbage were invited to record the title track for the 1999 James Bond film, "The World Is Not Enough".
www.askmen.com /women/singer_60/62c_shirley_manson.html   (745 words)

  
 HEREINMYHEAD.COM | musicians | shirley manson
Shirley Manson is the lead vocalist for the US band, Garbage, founded in 1994.
Shirley writes that drummer, Matt Chamberlain "just finished working on a new cd with Tori Amos, who I also happen to love and adore.
We had good fun -- [Garbage's] Shirley Manson and I had a laugh, and Björk was on the bill and we get along very well.
www.hereinmyhead.com /musicians/manson.html   (550 words)

  
 Garbage - Shirley Manson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Shirley Manson was born in Edinburgh, Scotland on August 26, 1966.
When she couldn't take the insults anymore, and her own violent anger was getting the better of her, she dropped out of school.
Shirley was in two local bands, 'August 1984' and 'The Wild Indian'.
www.garbage-online.com /shirley-manson.html   (212 words)

  
 Shirley Manson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Manson revealed to the Sunday Times in 2 July 2006 [4] that she had contacted Paul Buchanan of Scottish group Blue Nile to write with her for her solo album.
Shirley Manson was briefly a model for Calvin Klein's 1999 celebrity musician campaign, which also featured Dolores O'Riordan, Melissa Auf der Maur and Kim Gordon.
Manson includes Siouxsie and the Banshees and Frank Sinatra amongst her musical idols, as well as Debbie Harry - with whom she performed in September 2004 at a breast cancer benefit in Los Angeles.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Shirley_Manson   (1269 words)

  
 MTV News | Garbage's Shirley Manson Admits To "Cutting"
During an interview with London's "Daily Star" tabloid, Shirley Manson, the lead singer of Garbage, admitted that for years she cut herself with a knife in a cry for help through the self-destructive practice of "cutting."
During her adolescence, Manson revealed that she carried a sharp object in the laces of her boots and cut herself when she felt stress, depression, or anxiety.
Manson told the tabloid she is going public with this information to help others.
www.mtv.com /news/articles/1429321/20000530/nullgarbage.jhtml   (395 words)

  
 CANOE -- JAM! Music - Artists - Garbage: Manson, proud to be a geek
Shirley Manson is sounding mighty drowsy down the line from Philadelphia recently.
Manson can be forgiven for letting loose with some of her friends on a rare night off, given that she and her American bandmates -- Butch Vig, Duke Erikson and Steve Marker -- have been touring for the last seven months and won't stop until next June.
Manson first encountered Hynde on the set of the British TV music show, Top Of The Pops.
jam.canoe.ca /Music/Artists/G/Garbage/1998/11/07/745301.html   (695 words)

  
 Shirley Manson Interview
Shirley Manson, leader of the rocketing rock group Garbage, got one.
When Shirley Manson takes the stage, she doesn't just occupy it, she owns it.
SHIRLEY MANSON: That's a difficult question, because to consider yourself a rebel is sort of ridiculous.
www.garbage.net /garbage/articles/@feb97-2.htm   (866 words)

  
 Shirley Manson , Celebrity profile, bio, biography
Bono, Courtney Love, Gwen Stefani and Marilyn Manson are among her closest friends.
In 2005, she revealed that she has the condition body dysmorphia, which may be the root of the depression which she has mentioned previously.
Shirley Anne Manson is a Scottish musician and model for Calvin Klein.
www.starglimpse.com /celebs/pages/shirley_manson/shirley_manson.shtml   (389 words)

  
 Garbage
Manson is one of Scotland’s most iconic rock exports, her appeal a potent combination of surly and sultry.
Manson was born into a middle-class home in the Stockbridge area of Edinburgh, her father a geneticist and her mother a former singer.
He decided Manson was the girl he wanted to front his new band, Garbage, and after two auditions she joined up and set about rewriting the lyrics to the band’s songs.
www.garbage-online.com   (5122 words)

  
 Rolling Stone : Really Randoms:Shirley Manson
Fashion industry darling Shirley Manson has agreed to let an upstart makeup company create a lipstick for her -- and she's agreed to promote it free of charge.
Shirley reportedly exclaimed, "You have to make me one!" Not surprisingly, reps from the makeup company jumped at the chance.
Manson's strawberry pink gloss will be released to coincide with the release of Garbage's next single, "You Look So Fine." According to StarCrazy, Manson will donate the profits from the gloss to a cancer charity.
www.rollingstone.com /news/story/5924066/really_randomsbrshirley_manson   (814 words)

  
 Shirley Manson - Images and Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
As the outspoken lead singer of the band Garbage, Shirley Manson has become the unofficial diva of the alternative music scene.
Manson was born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland, where she joined her first band, Goodbye Mr.
Garbage felt Manson would be perfect as the singer for their new band, and arranged for her to come to the States for a meeting.
www.kevo.com /profile/shirleymanson   (357 words)

  
 Shirley Manson on PJ Harvey and Sparklehorse - @forums
This is apparently a transcript from a radio show in which Shirley Manson played some of her favorite songs.
It's Lamquet and Shirley from Garbage, and we have one of Shirley's choice records after this.
Shirley: Massive PJ Harvey fan, this is one of the most anticipated records for me of the year.
www.atforumz.com /showthread.php?t=49795   (241 words)

  
 www.myspace.com/missmanson
I dunno if this is you or not but I've collect a few Shirleys in hopes of one actually being you.
Miss Manson - you are by far the most captivating performer I've ever seen live - twisting us around your little finger and sucking us all in to the stories you tell as you weave them into our conciousness.
hey shirley, you honestly are the princess of rock n roll screw courtney love lol shes fucking insane...well I gtg.
www.myspace.com /17136604   (796 words)

  
 shirley manson and garbage shrine
Shirley acknowledged this fact when she said in Retroactive Baggage, "we knew we had a good album, we wouldn't get a second chance at it.
Shirley Manson: the lead singer of the band Garbage, formally in the bands Angelfish and goodbye MR Mackenzie which she sang back up.
Shirley layers this diverse musical background with a powerful and striking vocals.Wrapping her mirophone stand in a pink boa, Shirley became bery much the centre of attention, wrenching the focus away from the previosly central Butch Vig.
www.webspawner.com /users/garbagegirl42   (1806 words)

  
 Shirley Manson Talks Solo Album   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Following in the footsteps of Gwen Stefani, Garbage’s Shirley Manson is embarking on a solo career – although one can imagine it’d be slightly less pop than the No Doubt diva’s.
Manson recently revealed to Billboard.com that she had just begun working on her own material, and flew to London to work with songwriter David Arnold (who has composed several James Bond themes, including the Manson-performed “The World Is Not Enough”).
Manson also addresses the supposed split of her band Garbage, which she insists is merely a hiatus and not a permanent break up.
www.undercover.com.au /news/2006/mar06/20060315_shirleymanson.html   (240 words)

  
 Absolute Divas - Shirley Manson
Born in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1966, Shirley Manson never had a very happy childhood.
Teased and singled-out by other children based on her looks, Shirley went through emtional torment.
Her green eyes and red hair inspired such cruel names as "bloodhound", and "frog-eyed," and the taunting left her reluctant to go anywhere without some form of make-up on.
www.absolutedivas.com /shirley   (155 words)

  
 Shirley Manson: The Most Shagable Babe (NY Rock Interview)
Having been called everything from “the most shagable babe” to “the new sex symbol,” Garbage’s singer, Shirley Manson has clearly captured the attention of the music world.
Manson, however, lies a mysterious gloom captured in her lyrics and voice.
Most of them are so uptight and then they hear stuff about this wild chick Shirley and they try to ask me stuff and at the same time they're embarrassed.
www.nyrock.com /interviews/garbage.htm   (896 words)

  
 Fur Is Dead > Features > Garbage's Shirley Manson Stars in Anti-Fur Ad for PETA
Garbage's Shirley Manson Takes On Trashy Fur Trade in Graphic New PETA Ad From her lyrics to her life, Garbage frontwoman Shirley Manson is known for being strong, sexy, and not afraid to speak her mind.
That's why the gorgeous Scottish-born rocker agreed to step in front of the camera to show consumers what the fashion industry doesn't want you to see: the bloody, lifeless bodies of animals who were drowned, beaten to death, gassed, electrocuted, or even skinned alive for their fur.
Shirley, who is on hiatus from Garbage, is currently working on her first solo album.
furisdead.com /feat-shirleymanson.asp   (335 words)

  
 Shirley Manson
August 26, 1966 in Edinburgh, United Kingdom) is a Scottish musician, the lead vocalist of the band Garbage.
Manson was briefly a model for Calvin Klein's ''celebrity musician'' campaign, which also featured Melissa Auf der Maur and Kim Gordon.
Manson includes Siouxsie and the Banshees and Frank Sinatra amongst her musical idols, and her orange Fender Stratocaster is named 'Rita'.
www.artistopia.com /shirley-manson   (297 words)

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