Tag Archives: Nine Inch Nails

Nine Inch Nails parody song gets video

Posted by on March 26, 2014

Way back in January, Frederick Scott wrote the perfect Nine Inch Nails parody tune, “This is a Trent Reznor Song.” And while the song itself is near perfection, he’s gone and made a video for it. It’s not like the song needed a video, but one has been made. It looks pretty much like a […]

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Nine Inch Nails/Soundgarden tour officially announced

Posted by on March 16, 2014

Not that it’s that big of a surprise, but the Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden tour that’s been rumored has finally been confirmed. Death Grips will open the tour. Earlier this month, both bands’ Instagram accounts posted similar quick cut video snippets suggesting a tour was coming. Soundgarden’s was specific enough to show venues, which […]

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Soundgarden perform ‘Superunkown,’ dodge NIN tour question

Posted by on March 14, 2014

Whether you’re looking for the next up and coming band to rave about or see Lady Gaga get thrown up on in the name of art, South by South West has a little something for everyone. And while there’s certainly an argument to be made about the spirit of SXSW being corrupted by commerce, it […]

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Are Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden touring together this summer?

Posted by on March 7, 2014

Soundgarden and Nine Inch Nails are two of the most iconic acts of the ’90s, and while the two missed playing Lollapalooza by a year during that decade, it looks like the two acts might be headed out together on tour this Summer. Theprp found a listing, since pulled, for an August show featuring the […]

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Check out this guy’s Nine Inch Nails cover – it can’t hurt

Posted by on February 28, 2014

“Hurt” by Nine Inch Nails has gotten more than its share of covers over the years, but this one is pretty damn sweet. Bassist Zander Zon covers the song with naught but a four-stringer and his fingers. Nine Inch Nails fans and bass players alike should take a minutes out of the day to watch […]

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Headbangers’ Brawl 2/28: Our Predictions For The 2014 Revolver Golden Gods

Posted by on February 28, 2014

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s contributors take a moment to debate and analyze opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. Yup, it’s that time of year again. The nominees for the 6th annual Revolver Golden Gods Awards were announced this week. Thus, the Metal Insider […]

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Guns N’ Roses to headline Golden Gods Awards; Nominees anounced

Posted by on February 26, 2014

The always-polarizing Revolver Golden Gods Awards Show presented by Epiphone has been announced for Wednesday, April 23 in Los Angeles, and they’ve got some pretty legitimate acts playing this time around. Guns N’ Roses will headline the sixth annual event, with Axl Rose (aka the band’s only original member) receiving the ‘Ronnie James Dio Lifetime Achievement’ Award. […]

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Ask Alexandria why they decided to cover Nine Inch Nails

Posted by on February 25, 2014

Asking Alexandria are no strangers to covers. They did some pretty spot-on takes of their hair metal idols Skid Row on their “Life Gone Wild” EP. Now they’ve gone from the ’80s to the ’90s, covering Nine Inch Nails’ “Closer.” With Fearless Records’ forthcoming comp Punk Goes 90s Vol. 2 coming out on April 1, […]

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Metallica and Lang Lang’s version of “One” available for download

Posted by on February 12, 2014

The Grammys, eh? They sure were polarizing. While it was nice that Black Sabbath got to pick up an award, most metal fans were a little, make that a lot, disappointed by the show. First of all, Slayer’s Jeff Hanneman was snubbed in the list of musicians that passed in 2013. Then the Nine Inch […]

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Skinny Puppy chats about invoicing the U.S. government

Posted by on February 10, 2014

While industrial metal band Skinny Puppy found out their music was being used to torture prisoners in Guantanamo Bay, they wrote their current album, Weapon, about it. And while they’ve invoiced the U.S. government for using their music, that actually initially started out as a joke. The band tells Billboard that they were going to […]

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