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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...
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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...
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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.
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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.
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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...
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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
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Music Ally Report: Spotify: The backlash begins

Our lead examines questions about Spotify's model and long-term from its rivals.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Tap Tap Revenge 2 launches new sharing features

iPhone game Tap Tap Revenge 2 is free, but it's spawning an increasing number of premium versions for artists including Coldplay, Nine Inch Nails and the Dave Matthews Band.
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And in more Dave Matthews news, he gets an iPhone game

Dave Matthews has followed in the footsteps (or thumb-taps) of Nine Inch Nails, Weezer and Coldplay by teaming up with iPhone developer Tapulous for a branded game.