While Trent Reznor was on stage during the middle of one of Nine Inch Nails’ recent shows, he dialed up OC Weekly’s cancer-stricken photographer Andrew Youssef for a Facetime session, then dedicated “In This Twilight” to the die-hard Nine Inch Nails fan.
Check out photos from NIne Inch Nails at Staples Center on Friday, November 8th.
Generally speaking, there’s no such thing as “TMI” when it comes to rock star autobiographies. We want to hear it all! Al Jourgensen’s new memoir, however, may be the exception to that rule. In the third paragraph on page xxiii of his book.
The fact that they’re still playing their brazenly uncommercial music to large crowds today is equally impressive. Judging by the power of the band, and the passion of the thousands gathered at the Prudential Center, they’ll be able to do it for years to come.
If Nine Inch Nails’ 1994 masterpiece ‘Downward Spiral’ was an opera of depression-induced suicide, then new album ‘Hesitation Marks’ is an opera where Trent Reznor grieves, forgives and buries the body.
Here’s a primer on Trent Reznor’s many, many projects after Nine Inch Nails waved goodbye in 2009.
Like Public Enemy, who played the Rocky stage the prior day, NIN did not fit into the #YOLO vibe, which means that a fair portion of the didn’t know what to do with their music.
With the band’s comeback album on the horizon, Nine Inch Nails are releasing a slew of behind-the-scenes extras, including a tour doc and 45 minutes of Trent Reznor talking about all things NIN.
Pick Up Nine Inch Nails’ New Album At Local Record Stores, Get Free Food & The Chance To See Them At The Troubadour
Head to select local record stores Monday night to enter a raffle to see Nine Inch Nails live at the Troubadour, be first to get your hands on the CD, Deluxe and Vinyl editions of ‘Hesitation Marks’ and receive a free menu item from local food trucks!
The L.A. duo’s 2012 debut, ‘Ministry of Love,’ transports listeners to cities like London, Berlin, Milan, Tokyo, Shanghai, Beijing–some locations more literally than others, lyrically speaking.