Fact: Nine Inch Nails star Trent Reznor and Scottish band Mogwai have joined forces to create the score for Leonardo DiCaprio's climate change film Before the Flood, which will air on the National Geographic Channel on 30 October (16). Reznor and the Mogwai stars worked with Argentine film composer Gustavo Santaolalla on the project.
Quote: "I don't really care if you can play an instrument or not. I don't think that's a mandatory skill required to make music that can connect with people. I do think computers have made it easy to make lazy music that sounds nice." Rocker Trent Reznor insists studio technology has moved the music industry forward.
Quote: "Why don't the Grammys matter? Because it feels rigged and cheap - like a popularity contest that the insiders club has decided." Rocker Trent Reznor admits he has no idea where his two Grammy Awards are.
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: "As for my Nine Inch Nails songs like Closer, the plan is to monitor his music. (And) I don't think he'll know about the Internet till he is 12." Oscar winner Trent Reznor plans to shield his five-month-old son Lazarus from discovering dad's expletive-laden songs for as long as possible.
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.
Quote: <p>"The best gifts I ever got from fans were a Narcotics Anonymous key chain and a handwritten letter in blood." NINE INCH NAILS star Trent Reznor receives some off Christmas presents. </p>