Trent Reznor and NIN revolutionised industrial music and wrote the soundtrack for a generation. This is that story in 20 of the best Nine Inch Nails songs.
Originally released on 7 March 1983, the album peaked at No. 1 on the UK Albums Chart in its second week of release.
By bridging art-rock with aggression, oblique synths with sturm und drang, these pioneers of industrial music helped birth a brand new genre.
Harry Styles, Janelle Monáe, Susanna Hoffs, John Taylor and Simon Le Bon will also be on hand to induct the new class.
The new, seven-date run kicks off on 3 August at the Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, California.
Raising a finger to the mainstream, even as it took it over, Nine Inch Nails’ ‘The Downward Spiral’ remains an unflinching, generation-defining masterpiece.
Since the advent of sound in cinema, the film score has become an integral part of the movie experience. Explore some of the 50 best film scores ever.
Looking back at the varied career of one of the most influential rock musicians and "nicest guy in rock" the past 20 years, Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters.
From the Issac Hayes’ funky instrumental scores to Trent Reznor’s dark genius, here are just a few of the growing ranks of musicians-turned-film composers.
Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross continue their prolific scoring career, this time for Netflix’s psychological action thriller ‘Bird Box’.
Reznor and Ross already have an impressive film scoring resume that also includes 'The Social Network' and 'Gone Girl'.
Helmed by Rick Rubin, Johnny Cash’s American Recordings saw the country legend make a stunning return late his career, re-establishing his rebel cred.
The Joe Wright-directed film is based on A.J. Finn’s novel of the same name, which was published in January.
Nine Inch Nails and the Jesus And Mary Chain launched their joint North American tour in mid-September.
Taking industrial music into the mainstream, Nine Inch Nails’ ‘Pretty Hate Machine’ remains an uncompromising, genre-defining album.