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Sascha Konietzko Talks Ministry’s Al Jourgensen, the ‘Devil’s Chord’ Comic Book + 30 Years of KMFDM

SASCHA and AL Devils Chord
Illustration by Sam Shearon for 'The Devil's Chord' Comic Book

It was recently revealed that Ministry frontman Al Jourgensen was teaming up with artist Sam Shearon to create a new comic book series, 'The Devil's Chord,' due sometime in 2014. With that news came word that some of Jourgensen's fellow industrial music legends would appear as superheroes in the comic book. One of those musicians is KMFDM mastermind Sascha Konietzko.

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Ministry’s Al Jourgensen Enters Rehab for Alcohol Abuse With .33 Blood Alcohol Level

Al Jourgensen
Facebook: Alien Jourgensen

As expected, Al Jourgensen entered rehab for alcohol abuse yesterday (Feb. 3). But what was unexpected was that he entered rehab with a .33 blood-alcohol level! On his personal Facebook page, the Ministry mastermind shared a slew of colorful posts the day before his stint in rehab began, tackling subjects such as Philip Seymour Hoffman's death, the Super Bowl, the Puppy Bowl, the Kitten Bowl + more.

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Ministry Mastermind Al Jourgensen to Enter Rehab for Alcohol Abuse

Al Jourgensen
13th Planet

Legendary Ministry mastermind Al Jourgensen, who helped pioneer the industrial rock movement, has announced that he is checking into a rehab facility on Feb. 3 to combat his alcohol abuse. The rock frontman, who has infamously battled addictions to drugs and alcohol throughout his career, announced the news via a series of colorful Facebook posts.

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Trent Reznor Talks Current Nine Inch Nails Lineup, 2014 Tour Plans + More During Internet Chat

Trent Reznor
Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor took an impromptu break during rehearsals this week (Dec. 5) to field fan submitted questions on Reddit.

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Artist Sam Shearon Talks ‘The Devil’s Chord’ Ministry Comic Book + Living With Al Jourgensen

Sam Shearon
Facebook: Sam Shearon

Now that Ministry have seemingly recorded their last album, mastermind Al Jourgensen is open to venture on with new creative endeavors. Recently, it was revealed that Uncle Al would become a superhero … in the new comic book series, 'Ministry: The Devil's Chord - The Chronicles of Alien F. Jourgensen.' To get you even more excited about the dark graphic novels, we spoke with the series' co-creator and artist Sam Shearon for an exclusive interview.

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Al Jourgensen Talks ‘The Devil’s Chord’ Comic Series, Fighting Cyborg Raccoons + More

Al Jourgensen
Photo Credit: Allan Amato

Al Jourgensen has been working on a multitude of projects since Ministry said goodbye with their latest (and apparently last) album 'From Beer to Eternity.' Al isn't the type of guy just to sit back and let the clouds drift by. Nope! In fact, Jourgensen has become a super hero for his upcoming comic book series, 'Ministry: The Devils' Chord - The Chronicles of Alien F. Jourgensen.'

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Lemmy Kilmister vs. Al Jourgensen – Greatest Metal Frontman, Round 1

Lemmy Kilmister vs. Al Jourgensen
Motorhead: Official Drinks Shop / 13th Planet

Are there two guys that have interpreted their music as a way of life more than Lemmy Kilmister and Al Jourgensen? Excess of all sorts is the name of the game in this Round 1 matchup of our Greatest Metal Frontman tournamen!

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‘Ministry: The Devil’s Chord’ Comics: Early Sketches Revealed of Al Jourgensen’s Character

Al Jourgensen
13th Planet

You may have heard that Ministry mastermind Al Jourgensen has become a superhero. Yep, the extensively pierced, tattooed and infamous industrial musician will play the part of Alien F. Jourgensen in an upcoming comic book series, and we've got some exclusive sketches of Jourgensen to share with you right now!

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Ministry’s Al Jourgensen Becomes Superhero in ‘The Devil’s Chord’ Comic Book Series

Alien F. Jourgensen
Sam Shearon

By Ministry mastermind Al Jourgensen's own account, his legendary industrial project is no more. So where does Uncle Al go from here? Obviously, the next logical career step is to become a super hero; a tremendous responsibility which Jourgensen has taken in stride.

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Ministry’s Al Jourgensen Recalls Giving Oral Sex to Male Band Member + Attacking Metallica

Al Jourgensen
Photo Credit: Allan Amato

It's official … Ministry mastermind Al Jourgensen has overtaken Ozzy Osbourne as the master of insane stories. Actually, the debate is still open, but when comparing the two, this particular story from Jourgensen may tip the scales in his favor.

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