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Scott Putesky
Birth name Scott Mitchell Putesky
Also known as Daisy Berkowitz
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Scott Mitchell
Born (1968-04-28) April 28, 1968 (age 48)
Origin Florida
Genres Gothic rock, alternative metal
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Guitar
Years active 1989–present
Labels Nothing
Interscope
Risk
Scorpion Rising
Associated acts Marilyn Manson
Mrs. Scabtree
Jack Off Jill
Three Ton Gate
The Daisy Kids

I just saw metal as another tool for me to use.
I'd played in about four or five bands before we started up, only a couple of which did club dates.
Daisy Berkowitz
We'll only be playing four new songs live, but all the material for the next album is basically finished.
Daisy Berkowitz
We're playing the same songs, the same way, that we have for years.
I'm open to getting more equipment, but I really won't have time to look into that until after the tour.
Daisy Berkowitz
It was a good chance for us to play for people who would never have heard us otherwise.
Daisy Berkowitz
I'm happy with the way everyone presents themselves onstage.
There are kids out there that are into Iron Maiden and others who are strictly into industrial music, but they come for the same reason; they all like us and they different things out of the band's music.
Daisy Berkowitz
I even have a Harmony Rocket and a Stratocaster with a scalloped neck back in Florida.
Daisy Berkowitz
We're approaching things quite differently this time, but it will still sound like Marilyn Manson.
Daisy Berkowitz
It's like tabloid news programs that talk about how horrible something is, while at the same time they're glorifying it as their top story.
Daisy Berkowitz
But the exposure we got by doing the stint with Nine Inch Nails brought us a lot of attention.
Daisy Berkowitz
We were like psychedelic folk combined with Sonic Youth's noise.
Experimenting with different sounds is great, but when it comes down to it, you're still playing a guitar.
Daisy Berkowitz
If you make it sound too much like a synth, it will just sound like a guitar part played on a synth.
Daisy Berkowitz
Each member of the band has varied influences, and the same diversity is reflected in our fanbase.
Daisy Berkowitz
What you hear about the band is always going to be more disturbing than any particular song.
Daisy Berkowitz
I have about nine guitars in all, so obviously I'm into collecting.
Trent likes to record guitars direct, whereas I've always preferred playing through an amplifier.
Daisy Berkowitz
Micing it from two different angles in front of the speaker sounds huge, and it's so simple.
Daisy Berkowitz
Well, I didn't really grow up playing or listening to metal, like many of the kids I went to school with. I only got into it in my late teens, so when Marilyn Manson formed, it was at a time when I was still excited about approaching music from that angle.
Daisy Berkowitz
Nobody seems to play Yamaha electrics, but it's the best guitar I own.
It's great, because different groups of kids can laugh at each other and still enjoy the show.
Daisy Berkowitz
But the exposure we got by doing the stint with Nine Inch Nails brought us a lot of attention.
Daisy Berkowitz
It all begins with the initial tone coming from the cabinet, but EQ at the board is very important.
Daisy Berkowitz
There will be some tracks on the next album which that will consist of mostly noise and feedback, whereas others may just have guitar parts and samples.
Daisy Berkowitz