Marylin Manson went to the school system next door to mine. Several decades before me though. I had a friend in high school whose dad went to school with him and kind of new him. Said he was a really average guy, showed me a picture in a year book. It was kinda hilarious actually, because he was sooooooo average looking hehe.
The entrance to the green room at the Beachland Ballroom in Cleveland, OH is at the back of the venue. I got to chit chat with Ray Wylie Hubbard before he went on stage because we got there late and had to stand all the way in the back. Totally worth it! Really genuine guy.
Winter Music Conference 2009 (?) My buddy drunkenly and accidentally shoulder checked Goldie (Metalheadz) as he drunkenly weaved through the crowd.
I was taught composition by the guy who composed CoD Ghosts, The Good Wife, The Town & The Forbidden Kingdom, I've had a few radio interviews (BBC Introducing and what not), I'm a colleague and friend with the director of photography at Yahoo, and I was a ghost producer for a couple of major artists.
I also flew for my first time in amsterdam with howard marks, i say flew. he was on the same flight as me, we had a bit of small talk getting on the flight a little more on the plane (he sat over the aisle form me) signed my ticket stub and never saw him or spoke to hinm agan