Danzigis an American heavy metal band formed in 1987 in Lodi, New Jersey. The band was created as a musical outlet for singer-songwriter Glenn Danzig and was preceded by the horror-punk bands the Misfits and Samhain. The band plays in a bluesy doom-driven heavy metal style influenced by the early sound of Black Sabbath.
Danzig, released in August 1988, was their debut album and remains the band’s best-selling album and has since been certified Platinum. The Danzig skull logo was used on the Samhain albumsInitiumandNovember-Coming-Fireand was taken from the cover of the Marvel comic bookThe Saga of Crystar, Crystal Warrior(Issue8). It was originally drawn by the artist Michael Golden.
Black shirt featuring the white Danzig and Danzig skull logos.