| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:14 PM
Is Trent Reznor a secret soul-music man?
After spending the summer earning concert reviews filled with words like "brutal" and "wrathful," the Nine Inch Nails frontman revealed the lineup for the band's upcoming Tension 2013 tour, and it features some...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 9:54 AM
“Alternative rock,” a music-industry term that encapsulated the ‘90s rise of bands such as Nirvana and Nine Inch Nails, never really went away. In some ways, it’s as lucrative as ever, and still getting humorously zinged by...
| Sep 5, 2013
Headlines for Thursday, September 5, 2013
ROGER WATERS: One Wall He Does Not Want to Tear Down
Roger Waters took his production of Pink Floyd's The Wall to Berlin, Germany last night, and on Tuesday he joined a protest to protect one of the last...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 11:53 AM
When Trent Reznor plays arena shows, he usually has a quiet spot to go hide from the crowd and rest his voice. Not so when the Nine Inch Nails founder played the Troubadour on Tuesday in celebration of his industrial rock act’s comeback album,...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:56 AM
PHILADELPHIA – Nearly two decades into his unparalleled rap career, Jay Z hasn’t abandoned his lofty ambitions.
In the last year, the hip-hop magnate (born Shawn Carter) jolted the album release model when he struck a multimillion-dollar...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:31 AM
2 stars (out of 4)
After setting aside Nine Inch Nails in 2009, Trent Reznor wrote an Oscar-winning film score for “The Social Network,” got married, had kids, and started another band (How to Destroy Angels).
Now he’s flying the...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 10:39 AM
A simmering, claustrophobic aggression dots Nine Inch Nails' eighth studio album, "Hesitation Marks.' It's within the lyrics of the opening track, "Copy of A," in which Trent Reznor's narrator in typical breathy monotone describes himself as "just a...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:31 AM
In many ways it felt like the biggest Lollapalooza ever, and it wasn’t just an illusion. The three-day festival in Grant Park that concluded Sunday not only sold out in advance in its ninth year, attendance topped out at a record 300,000.
| Aug 3, 2013
| 3:20 AM
Lollapalooza opened in Grant Park on Friday to -- what else? -- rain and a soggy turf that required wood chips to be imported and portions of Hutchinson Field to be roped off. Inclement weather is now a regular visitor at this festival, especially after a...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 2:00 AM
A beloved but aging former heavyweight champ of the rock music world, the Forum in Inglewood, is making a comeback. Officials at Madison Square Garden Co. will unveil plans Tuesday for the historic arena that include a multimillion-dollar face-lift and...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 3:56 PM
Nine Inch Nails performed a new song Friday from its upcoming reunion album.
Headlining the first night of Japan's Fuji Rock festival, the veteran industrial rock outfit played "Find My Way," a hushed, slow-moving cut slated to appear on "Hesitation...