Fact: Rockers Nine Inch Nails have split from their longtime manager, Jim Guerinot, reports Billboard.com. No reason was given for the end of the business partnership.
Fact: The Cure, Ellie Goulding, Mumford & Sons, Nine Inch Nails and The Killers will all stream their performances at this weekend's (02-04Aug13) Lollapalooza festival in Chicago, Illinois online. Fans around the world will be able to watch their favourite acts perform live from the comfort of their living rooms.
Fact: The regrouped Nine Inch Nails and Pearl Jam will headline the 15th annual Voodoo Music & Arts Experience in New Orleans, Louisiana in November (13). The three day event (01-03 Nov13) will also feature MACklemore & Ryan Lewis, Calvin Harris, Paramore, Afrojack and The Gaslight Anthem.
Quote: "This film felt a bit more like, 'Ah, serial killers and anal raping, I know what that sounds like...' Let me rephrase that - a dark tone felt more familiar." Nine Inch Nails star Trent Reznor on composing the soundtrack for The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo as the follow up to his work on previous David Fincher film The Social Network.
Quote: "When I took this project on it wasn't even in my realm of my awareness that this could happen. When you're working you lose objectivity. Watching the reaction has been overwhelming and I am taking some kind of pride that this industry has accepted the film and my score." Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor is delighted to have received a Golden Globe nominated for his work on THE SOCIAL NETWORK soundtrack.
Fact: The Nine Inch Nails fan Trent Reznor helped raise $1 million (£666,600) for has died. ERIC DE LA CRUZ passed away on 4 July (09). Reznor's cash helped get De La Cruz a heart transplant and pay for a portion of his medical costs.
Fact: Rage Against The Machine star Tom Morello and California hip-hop icon Boots Riley have called their new band the STREET SWEEPER SOCIAL CLUB. The group will open for Nine Inch Nails and JANE'S ADDICTION on a North American tour this summer (09).
Fact: Radiohead, Kanye West, Nine Inch Nails and Gnarls Barkley have been named among the top acts to appear at this year's Lollapalooza festival, which will take place at Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois over the weekend beginning 1 August (08).
Fact: The most successful Nine Inch Nails line-up is to regroup for a summer tour (08). Group leader Trent Reznor has recruited Marilyn Manson guitarist Twiggy Ramirez, drummer Josh Freese, the Icarus Line's Aaron North and keyboard player Alessandro Cortini for dates in North America.