Nine Inch Nails Wins ASCAP Award for The Most Streamed Song of The Year for “Old Town Road”

ASCAP gave out their industry awards this week and Nine Inch Nails, a.k.a., Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross continues to rack up awards for the global smash hit remix of Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus track “Old Town Road.” NIN’s production on the sample from Nine Inch Nails’ “34 Ghosts IV” (found on the Ghosts I-IV collection) that wound up on the track. 

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Nine Inch Nails To Record New Music, Plotting Tour Dates for 2020

In a new feature interview with Revolver, Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor has shared that he is planning to record new NIN music in 2020. Tour dates are also in the works for the band. The January 2020 issue of Revolver hits newsstands soon, and Reznor gave a revealing interview for the cover piece, mainly focusing on recent soundtrack work with NIN collaborator Atticus Ross, such as HBO’s Watchmen score and soundtrack. The band had a busy year as they won a Country Music Award for the sample that was on global smash ‘Old Town Road, saw one of their best-known songs covered horribly by Miley Cyrus, won awards for their soundtracks,  celebrated classic album anniversaries, and earned a nomination for the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame.  New NIN music will be the first studio releases since 2013’s Hesitation Marks and their follow-up, 2018 EP trilogy of Not the Actual Events, Add Violence, and Bad Witch.

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Nine Inch Nails Wins Country Music Association Award for “Old Town Road”

Sometimes the thing you don’t want any part of wants you more! According to a published report by Revolver, Nine Inch Nails, a.k.a., Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross won a Country Music Association Award today for their production on the sample from Nine Inch Nails’ “34 Ghosts IV” (found on the Ghosts I-IV collection) that wound up in the global smash hit remix of Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road.” The 53rd annual ceremony is set to air tonight, November 13th, but many winners were announced earlier today on Good Morning America, including Reznor and Ross.

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Hear a Classic David Bowie Song in the New Full Trailer For “Watchmen”

Watchmen, the forthcoming TV series based on Alan Moore’s 1980s comic books will make its debut this fall in early October on HBO. The series is a direct sequel to the comic book and not directly connected with the 2009 movie. A new trailer debuted this weekend at San Diego Comi Con and features the classic David Bowie song ‘Life on Mars’, in an allusion to central character Dr. Manhattan. The song comes from Bowie’s fourth album Hunky Dory. The series score will be handled by Nine Inch Nails duo Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross. The show is created by Showrunner/exec producer Damon Lindelof (Lost, The Leftovers), and stars Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Don Johnson, Tim Blake Nelson, Louis Gossett Jr., Andrew Howard, Tom Mison and Frances Fisher. Continue reading

Nine Inch Nails To Compose The Soundtrack To HBO’s Watchmen Series

Nine Inch Nails duo Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross have been garnering respect and awards for the stellar soundtrack work the last few years on projects such as The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, Gone Girl, Patriots Day, The Vietnam War, and The Fourth Estate. Now they have been hired to compose original music for HBO’s adaptation of DC Comics’ Watchmen graphic novel series. HBO’s often has legendary composers and soundtrack artists for their programs such as Ramin Djwadi, Jeff Beal, and Wendy and Lisa. Created by Alan Moore (V for VendettaWatchmen is one of the most acclaimed graphic novels of all time and the movie adaption in 2009 was fairly well received. The new series from Warner Bros. Television is among HBO’s most-anticipated series for next year. Showrunner/exec producer Damon Lindelof, fresh off of his acclaimed HBO drama The Leftovers. Watchman stars Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Don Johnson, Tim Blake Nelson, Louis Gossett Jr., Andrew Howard, Tom Mison and Frances Fisher. Continue reading

Nine Inch Nails Announce New EP And Tour Dates

Nine Inch Nails have finally announced the release of the third EP in their trilogy. Bad Witch is due out June 22. It follows their 2016 EP Not the Actual Events and last year’s ADD VIOLENCE. The band has also announced new headline tour dates. Direct support on the “Cold and Black Infinite North America 2018 Tour” will come from The Jesus And Mary Chain. Continue reading

Nine Inch Nails To Release New Soundtrack Album

Already expected to release a new EP soon, the prolific Nine Inch Nails bros of Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross have composed the theme for the forthcoming Showtime series The Fourth Estate. The four-part series is expected to “examine the inner workings of The New York Times during President Donald J. Trump‘s first year in office.” Set to debut on SHO on May 27th, watch the trailer now, complete with a sample of the new music. Continue reading

Nine Inch Nails To Release Add Violence On Vinyl, More New Music Expected In 2017

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Nine Inch Nails announced their latest EP Add Violence will see a vinyl edition released on November 17th. Pre-orders are live with the link below. Continue reading