Glamour Times:
the continuing adventures of Tish & Snooky


The MANIC PANIC® Glamour Times reports all the places we are seen and heard: our latest and greatest parties, gigs, and promotional events. This news won’t give you the blues!

Best of Punk Magazine… New York Originals… London Calling… Estelle Bellomo Award… Michael Musto and more…

Manic Panic® on ABC TV… Snooky talks Turkey… Manic Panic® supports BCRF… new location for Manic Panic® in Los Angeles.

Tish & Snooky® rockin’ more than ever! New Electrifying MANIC PANIC® Hair Colors.

MANIC PANIC® hair color a hot item for fashion week… Rocky Horror… head color and shave fundraising events… and more.

MANIC PANIC® in a major motion picture… and on network television… Tish & Snooky® on exhibit at MOMA… MANIC PANIC® walks the Catwalk… Tish & Snooky® in a cool comic book.

Emily the Strange joins the MANIC PANIC® family… MANIC PANIC® Hair Color wins a Peta award… Shiragirl delivers MANIC PANIC® at Warped.

An outlaw party to celebrate our 30th “Manniversary”… fashion shows in Japan and the USA… Tish & Snooky® join Patti Smith and Robert Gordon for T. Rex and Jayne County for Joey Ramone Birthday Bash, the sisters become DJs and get caught in Spiderman’s web.

The International MANIC PANIC® family grows… MANIC PANIC® WEST opens in Los Angeles with a grand opening bash… We sponsor a star studded rock show to benefit animals… more great rock ’n’ roll moments we're so proud of.

Horror Film Festivals, Chiller Theatre… more MANIC PANIC® Salons in Japan… CBGBs forever rock show in the park… Snooky addresses the Lower Eastside Girls Club.

VH1 save the muisic with Cyndi Lauper… SO80’s book bash and MANIC makeovers… academy award nominated film stars Kate Winslet and MANIC PANIC® Hair Color… Sic F*cks reunite for Joey Ramone Birthday Bash.

An NYC street is named Joey Ramone place… MANIC PANIC® tours with Spa–Lapalooza… Party Monster the movie premieres with a celebration and a MANIC PANIC® creation station.

We celebrate our 25 year “Manniversary” with super stars for pooches… Tish & Snooky® take a road trip on the hairstream for the Snapple Dyehard tour… a book comes out with a photo of our MANIC critters… and we win an award!

Tish & Snooky® perform at Warped tour.

Tish & Snooky® rock the house with 60s tunes at the Ready Steady Go Show.

British Invasion in NYC at the Bottom Line with Tish & Snooky®… Glam Gems explode in magazines.


hollyOctober 31, 2008

Our very own Holly May married her sweetheart Randy on Halloween day.

Super stylist Jaime Starr styled the bride and groom exclusively with MANIC PANIC® hair colors and cosmetics.

To learn more about her great style, click on the photo of their incfredible spider web wedding cake.


October 27, 2008

This is Tish and Snooky’s favorite Halloween window!


Riah Limited, one of the best salons in Soho, features MANIC PANIC® Hair color, wigs, boas and more. (contact Riah)

pat fieldsOctober 6, 2008

Manic goes to an absolutely fabulous party! Paper Magazine and Pat Fields hosted a grand bash for the debut of “Absolut Disco” vodka — a limited edition inspired by Nightlife. The glitz glamour and music was reminicent of the 1980s great days of disco.

Redheads anyone? Hostess Patricia Field, Snooky and Tish smile for the camera.


Pat Field's Ayumi with Tish & Snooky.®


Another dyehard… a little pink poodle.

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Manic Panic in the house! Kate looks great in her Glam Strips next to Tish and Lauren.


Tish with her true love, husband Peter.

August 14, 2008

emilyTish and Snooky welcome EMILY THE STRANGE to the MANIC PANIC® family with a special line of co–branded products.

“It's a perfect match!”

Tish and Snooky said that Emily the Strange’s image as a counterculture, do–it–yourself icon is a great fit with Manic Panic® products. “Emily exudes the attitude and creative spirit Manic Panic® has built its reputation on… and because she resonates with today’s young rockers, she’s a natural choice for us,” said Snooky.


Emily the Strange creator Rob Reger with Snooky and Tish proudly hold up their new family portrait.

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Rob and Tish introducing the new MANIC/EMILY products at 2008 MAGIC Fashion and Apparel Tradeshow in Las Vegas
© Robert Kenney / PR Photos

warped bannerAugust 15, 2008

Manic Panic sponsors the punk band SHIRAGIRL on the Warped Tour. Along with making some kick ass music, Shiragirl set up a MANIC makeover tent, preaching the gospel of punk style to the masses.


Pink-haired front woman Shira with handfuls of Manic Panic® Dyehard®


A punk pro in the know shows her fans how it’s done.


Girls, take off your dark glasses and put on your Glam Lashes!

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Dyehard® gel in action, yay–eah!

BFF: Shiragirl and MANIC PANIC®

August 4, 2008

lanyThis year‘s Lingerie Americas show in New York was a creatively produced Folies Bergere–like spectacle inspired by the art of cinema, which featured professional dancers and a huge breadth of international lingerie brands — all bathed in golden light, and reflected in the Art Deco mirrored columns of Cipriani’s 23rd Street.

The models wore MANIC PANIC® Glamnation® Cosmetics exclusively, as styled by the MANIC Makeover team.

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b-52sJune 14, 2008

Tish with old friends Fred Schneider and Kate Pierson from the B–52s, after their stellar performance at tbe Bethel Woods Arts Center.

B–52s still going strong as ever!

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May 19, 2008

“Joey Ramone Birthday Bash” at Fillmore NYC/Irving Plaza, an annual event to benefit the Lymphoma Research Foundation in Joey’s memory.

tsAlong with performances by headliners Mary Weiss and Wild Kingdom, a group of Joey’s pals played some Ramones hits. Tish and Snooky rocked out “Blitzkrieg Bop’ with all–star band Cheetah Chrome (Dead Boys), Andy Shernoff and JP Thunderbolt (Dictators/Wild Kingdom), Arno Hecht (Uptown Horns) and Al Maddy.

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stageMarch 15, 2008

Snooky and Tish once again join an all-star cast for “Joe Hurley’s Irish Rock Revue” at NYC’s Webster Hall for the St. Patrick’s Day holiday. The sisters donned their Catholic school girl’s uniforms with punk black leather jackets and sang the Undertones “I Wanna Be A Male Model.”

hurlyRockin’ with a Dictator: Andy Shernoff sings G–L–O–R–I–A, GLORIA!





hurly2 Rollin’ with a New York Doll Steve Conte on Thin Lizzy’s “The Cowboy Song.”






hurly3With Christine Ohlman on Van Morrison’s “Domino.”






dancersLovely smiling eyes!

With fellow performers the girls of Laura Ward/Octavia Cup Dance Theatre : Lisa (wearing an Electric Lizard Manic Panic® Glam Strip!), Snooky, Laura, Tish and Jaime.

January 29, 2008
New York City

mm passSnooky and the MANIC PANIC® Crew head over to the Hammerstein Ballroom for the incredible MARILYN MANSON show! MARILYN MANSON is a MANIC PANIC® Dyehard® for many years being an avid user of GOTHIC GLAMOUR COSMETICS. MARILYN MANSON is one of our favorite performers! His stage presence is astounding and the show itself was awesome! At right is a tiny clip from the show. Thank you, MARILYN for the VIP treatment and being a MANIC PANIC® DYEHARD.®

punk listsThe Dictator's Handsome Dick wrote a book… and Tish and Snooky are in it!!

The Official Punk Rock Book of Lists features over 200 of the funniest, craziest lists — from the Most Offensive Songs to Stupidest Band Names, from Punk Sell–Outs to Fashion Don'ts — culled from historical archives and generated by celebrity guests.

Contributors include rock stars and punk luminaries, from members of Guns N’ Roses and the Ramones to Little Steven Van Sandt, Nick Tosches, Lenny Kaye, Richard Hell, and every other big–name punk from the last 30 years of rock history. Wicked caricatures, by noted underground artist Cliff Mott, of punk rock stars are peppered generously throughout the book, which is already being hyped as the most fun music book of all time. The section on Tish & Snooky’s TOP 10 BEST DRESSED PUNKS is a must–read!

petaJanuary 3, 2008
Manic Panic®, e.l.f. Snag Top Honors in 2nd Annual peta2 Libby Awards

Animal–Friendly Hair Dye Retailer, Cosmetics Company Capture Youth

For Immediate Release:
New York — Hair dye that animals died for is definitely out this year. So is makeup that was tested on animals. Just ask the nearly 300,000 (and growing) Street Team members of peta2 — the world’s largest youth animal rights organization — who, along with nearly 800,000 e–news subscribers, recently had the opportunity to vote for their favorite animal–friendly people and companies in peta2’s second annual Libby Awards (“Libby” is for “liberation”).

New York–based retailers Manic Panic® and e.l.f. came up big as winners: Best Hair Product: Manic Panic® Hair Dye — Manic Panic® features the hottest hues around, so it's no wonder that MTV credited the company with starting the brightly colored tresses trend that we now see on the streets. As cruelty–free as they are colorful, all of Manic Panic's® punk/gothic–inspired products are completely vegan.

Aveda Light Elements Smoothing Fluid, Lush Veganese Conditioner, and Freeman Papaya & Lime Overboard Shine Shampoo were runners-up…

“Manic Panic® and e.l.f. are meeting peta2 members’ demand for personal care products and cosmetics that are trendy, top–quality, and animal–friendly,” says peta2 Senior Youth Marketing Coordinator Lara Sanders. “Customers can rest assured that when they spend their money with these two companies, compassion comes free with every purchase.”

Manic Panic® and e.l.f. will each receive a plaque and be featured on Other categories included Best New Fur Foe, Best Animal–Friendly Movie, and Best Animal–Friendly Clothing Company. For more information and to view all the winners and nominees, please click on image for link to