I haven't been so impressed by a music video for almost 20 years. I haven't felt sheer pleasure in watching a video in heavy rotation in just as much time. And Marilyn Manson is an artist that I intentionally neglected or better said ignored. Until now.

What Manson did with his latest single — WE ARE CHAOS comes close to reviving the golden age of music videos, when the song was completed and given supplementary meaning by the short film that accompanied it. Overabundant with occult and nihilistic symbols, the video at hand offers an exposure to the meaning of CHAOS — as in "chaos magick", a rather…