Tag: nine inch nails
Fancy a new, 17-minute Bob Dylan song about JFK’s assassination?
The question in the headline is likely to elicit some forthright answers – positive ones from Dylan’s fervent army of Bobcats superfans, possibly less so from other listeners. But yes, there’s a new (or at least unreleased)...
March 27, 2020
Lil Nas X bought the underlying trap beat for Old Town Road for $30
Rolling Stone has an interesting feature on the backstory to ‘Old Town Road’ by Lil Nas X (a song we presume you’ve heard at least 853 times by now). It broke, of course, on TikTok and then got a second push when...
May 29, 2019
Trent Reznor out at Beats Music. Oh no, wait. He’s still in.
It took a few days after Apple bought Beats Music for commentators to wonder whether its chief creative officer Trent Reznor was also making the jump to Cupertino. Then confusion reigned. “Trent Reznor, the singer-songwriter...
June 5, 2014
Trent Reznor: ‘It costs 10 bucks, or go f*** yourself’
Nine Inch Nails' Trent Reznor may have been a poster artist for D2C commerce in the past, but it's fair to say his enthusiasm for the DIY route has waned.
September 4, 2013
Nine Inch Nails offer two different audio versions of their album
Nine Inch Nails are releasing two different mastered versions of their new album, Hesitation Marks.
August 30, 2013
Nine Inch Nails crowdsourced live concert video
Last year, Nine Inch Nails released 400GB of HD video footage of its last tour, suggesting that fans might "assemble something pretty cool". Well, they have. 'Another Version Of The Truth: The Gift' is a live concert movie...
January 4, 2010
Nine Inch Nails want to flog you guitars like an animal
What was that about artists finding new revenue streams? Nine Inch Nails has taken to eBay to sell off a boatload of unwanted instruments, including guitars, keyboards, amps, drums and effects pedals
December 1, 2009
Music Ally Report: Spotify: The backlash begins
Our lead examines questions about Spotify's model and long-term from its rivals.
October 1, 2009
Trent Reznor quits Twitter (properly, this time)
Trent Reznor recently gave some advice to new bands about engaging with their fans, which included an order to get on Twitter.
July 22, 2009
Trent Reznor says digital music innovation isn’t just for big stars
One of the big criticisms of successful new digital models like those tested by Radiohead and Nine Inch Nails is this: they're Radiohead and Nine Inch Nails, with millions of fans.
July 10, 2009
You can’t get more bitter than the dicks who made Trent Reznor quit Twitter
Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor is rightly hailed as one of the most forward-thinking artists when it comes to digital marketing and social networking, so news that he's (kinda) quit Twitter is saddening.
June 12, 2009