Nine Inch Nails unveil new music

2018-05-17 by insomniac15 STAFF | 67 Comments
Nine Inch Nails have announce the release of a new LP (although some sources initially mentioned it as an EP), called Bad Witch. This will be the final part of the trilogy started with Not the Actual Events in 2016 and is scheduled to be out on June 22. No physical components were announced for this record, only vinyl and several bundles.

The band revealed the first track off Bad Witch as well. Listen to 'God Break Down the Door' below:




Nine Inch Nails expanded their 2018 tour dates to include a US tour with The Jesus and Mary Chain this fall. The itinerary so far is the following:

06-13 Las Vegas, NV - The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
06-15 Las Vegas, NV - The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
06-16 Las Vegas, NV - The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

06-22 London, England - Meltdown Festival
06-24 London, England - Royal Albert Hall
06-25 Paris, France - Olympia
06-27 Amsterdam, Netherlands - AFAS
06-29 St. Gallen, Switzerland - Open Air Fest
06-30 Prague, Czech Republic - Aerodrome Festival
07-02 Berlin, Germany - Zitadelle
07-04 Roskilde, Denmark - Roskilde Festival
07-06 Belfort , France - Eurokennes Festival
07-08 Werchter, Belgium - Rock Werchter Festival
07-09 Montreux, Switzerland - Montreux Jazz Festival
07-12 Lisbon, Portugal - NOS Alive Festival
07-14 Madrid, Spain - Mad Cool Festival

08-14 Bangkok, Thailand - Moonstar Studio
08-17 Tokyo, Japan - Sonic Mania Festival
08-19 Osaka, Japan - Summer Sonic Festival

09-13 Phoenix, AZ - Comerica Theatre ^
09-14 Phoenix, AZ - Comerica Theatre ^
09-18 Morrison, CO - Red Rocks ^
09-19 Morrison, CO - Red Rocks ^
09-22 San Antonio, TX - River City Rockfest
09-24 Memphis, TN - Orpheum Theater ^
09-26 Atlanta, GA - Fox Theatre ^
09-27 Atlanta, GA - Fox Theatre ^
09-29 Nashville, TN - Ascend Amphitheater ^
10-09 Washington, DC - The Anthem ^
10-13 New York, NY - Radio City Music Hall ^
10-14 New York, NY - Radio City Music Hall ^
10-19 Boston, MA - Boch Center ^
10-20 Boston, MA - Boch Center ^
10-22 Detroit, MI - Fox Theater ^
10-23 Detroit, MI - Fox Theater ^
10-25 Chicago, IL - Aragon Ballroom ^
10-26 Chicago, IL - Aragon Ballroom ^
11-23 New Orleans, LA - Saenger Theatre ^
11-24 New Orleans, LA - Saenger Theatre ^
11-27 Irving, TX - The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory ^
11-28 Irving, TX - The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory ^
12-03 San Francisco, CA - Bill Graham Civic Auditorium ^
12-07 Los Angeles, CA - Palladium ^
12-08 Los Angeles, CA - Palladium ^
12-11 Los Angeles, CA - Palladium ^
12-12 Los Angeles, CA - Palladium ^

^ with the Jesus and Mary Chain

Bad Witch tracklist:

01 Shit Mirror
02 Ahead of Ourselves
03 Play the Goddamned Part
04 God Break Down the Door
05 I’m Not From This World
06 Over and Out

Tagged: Nine Inch Nails

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BlackwaterPork
May 17th 2018
4086 Comments


Noice

Digging: Nine Inch Nails - Bad Witch

altertide0
May 17th 2018
3010 Comments


wow! iit's like blackstar but good

SowingSeason
Moderator
May 17th 2018
26666 Comments


I'm gonna have to check this...the Bowie references have got me all excited.

Digging: Ben Howard - Noonday Dream

Tobmast
May 17th 2018
149 Comments


So interesting in what places they push the Band. This use of saxophone is long due. Gives me kind of a Blackstar mood lol

insomniac15
Staff Reviewer
May 17th 2018
4525 Comments


Reznor also plays saxophone on this one hehe

Digging: Nine Inch Nails - Bad Witch

VacantTool
May 17th 2018
176 Comments


Got a funky Radiohead vibe too!!

BigPleb
May 17th 2018
53937 Comments


Really dig that main groove, good stuff.

butcherboy
Contributing Reviewer
May 17th 2018
8110 Comments


shit, this sounds alright.. could i be excited about a nine inch nails release!? wish the drums were organic and harder though..

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onionbubs
May 17th 2018
8611 Comments


can’t wait to check this out

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sempiturtle
May 17th 2018
1407 Comments


The drums are 100% King of Limbs Radiohead

JWT155
May 17th 2018
14044 Comments


I dig this.

Wildcardbitchesss
May 17th 2018
818 Comments


Why does Trent sound like he's sipping cough syrup on all these new EPs? Really turned off by his vocals

oWhoadYo
May 17th 2018
2001 Comments


definitely very blackstar bowie

Toondude10
May 17th 2018
12772 Comments


yesssss

brosephmcbrah
May 17th 2018
67 Comments


"wow! iit's like blackstar but good"

wow careful, I almost cut myself there on that edge.

JayEnder
May 17th 2018
1626 Comments


This has the coolest sound out of the trilogy of EPs released. Tracklist sounds aggressive af, can’t wait to hear the rest.

Digging: Death Grips - Year of the Snitch

MO
May 17th 2018
22309 Comments


not bad

butcherboy
Contributing Reviewer
May 17th 2018
8110 Comments


this norah jones song is just like bowie, except it's lounge jazz and with female vocals and very tame and doesn't use space very well and is very affable and safe, but only that, otherwise, it's totally just like bowie..

rodrigo90
May 17th 2018
4272 Comments


I want my the fragile pt, 2

BREAKDOWNS
May 17th 2018
417 Comments


"wow! iit's like blackstar but good"

ok but die

Darius
May 17th 2018
15338 Comments


track reminds me why I never enjoyed nine inch nails much thanks trent

"wow! iit's like blackstar but good"
hahahahaha

KevinKC
May 17th 2018
800 Comments


Your main character meets a group of people, you want the audience to quickly understand that they are vain, snobbish and inconsequent, you have them listen to this. Except that it's 2018. You are humble by being vain and arrogant by being humble. So this laughable crap is good.


SowingSeason
Moderator
May 17th 2018
26666 Comments


Mediocre song. Cool beat but absolutely no variation or progression. Vocals are also pretty good but don't mesh with the style of the track at all. I don't get it. NIN hasn't done anything for me in years though.

BREAKDOWNS
May 17th 2018
417 Comments


hahahaha holy shit actually listened to this and this rummy is really trying to make blackstar 2 hahahahahahahaAAAAAAAAAA fucking insta 1 for the most insta 1 band out there

hesperus
Contributing Reviewer
May 17th 2018
1031 Comments


well i'm digging it

goblinilbog
May 17th 2018
304 Comments


Song is a banger and certainly cool but I'm hoping the rest of Bad Witch is darker, heavier, and more progressive.

goblinilbog
May 17th 2018
304 Comments


haha Breakdowns why do you dislike NIN so much?

rodrigo90
May 17th 2018
4272 Comments


"wow! iit's like blackstar but good"

If NIN is turning into an art rock band, I'm into it dude, although there's a girl friend it won't be happy about the change.

TheGreatQ
May 17th 2018
2654 Comments


Wtf this is total shit

JayEnder
May 17th 2018
1626 Comments


No u

Toondude10
May 17th 2018
12772 Comments


honestly kinda liked this. A bit middle-of-the-road for Nine Inch Nails standards but it's serviceable enough.

JeetJeet
May 17th 2018
5135 Comments


The track isnt too bad but the vocals just arent doing it for me.

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Rowan5215
Staff Reviewer
May 17th 2018
40356 Comments


amazing tune

Digging: Nine Inch Nails - Bad Witch

GooGooGajoob
May 17th 2018
145 Comments


In all honesty, NIN has always been pretty solid. Solid enough to never really be predictable

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TwigTW
May 17th 2018
3210 Comments


Deja Vu

Digging: Israel Nash - Israel Nash's Silver Seasons

Eons
May 17th 2018
1671 Comments


Very Gothic and very 80's. I much prefer these vocals to many of his recent work. Very exciting song. I am intrigued to hear more music like this from Trent. More crooning.

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Eons
May 17th 2018
1671 Comments


This isn't, in any way, mediocre. His last 3 albums were, though. I don't understand the people who liked those records and want more of that sound.

goblinilbog
May 17th 2018
304 Comments


I would love to hear a full length (45-60 minutes) album full of Not The Actual Events style songs. I don't think Trent & Atticus will achieve that with Bad Witch but I'm certainly still excited for it.

Eons
May 18th 2018
1671 Comments


Not the Actual Events, to me, had one interesting song (maybe two) the other two songs, which I cannot even recall the names of, were just like Hesitation Marks and With Teeth material.

Faraudo
May 18th 2018
2089 Comments


10/10 song.

Digging: Nine Inch Nails - Bad Witch

Flugmorph
May 18th 2018
18269 Comments


yep thats the STUFFFFFF

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BigPleb
May 18th 2018
53937 Comments


That looping beat is so damn good, digging the off-kilter vibe of this one hard.

sizeofanocean
May 18th 2018
372 Comments


I'm also getting major TKOL vibes from this.
This is a good thing for me because i actually like TKOL quite a bit more than some of their other stuff (I'm looking at you Pablo Honey & The Bends)

Zig
May 18th 2018
747 Comments


Nice.

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TheGreatQ
May 18th 2018
2654 Comments


I don’t understand why this is getting so much praise, it’s honestly one of the worst songs I’ve heard in years.

Eons
May 18th 2018
1671 Comments


TheGreatQ is a big Hesitation Marks fan.

Get out you pleb.

TheGreatQ
May 18th 2018
2654 Comments


I gave it just about the average rating on the site so don’t know what you’re talking about there.

Eons
May 18th 2018
1671 Comments


I saw you in a Hesitation Marks T-shirt.

TheGreatQ
May 18th 2018
2654 Comments


Oh no, it’s retarded

ultrainstinctgranny
May 19th 2018
55 Comments


https://gph.is/1JcMCeT it's aight

VigorRos
May 20th 2018
1 Comments


This is great. Has Swans/Radiohead/Bowie flavors. NIN really put their emotions into their music.

theNateman
May 20th 2018
3350 Comments


I'm getting a serious pretty hate machine vibe from this. Dancey

BigPleb
May 21st 2018
53937 Comments


This definitely rules, not checked NIN since Hesitation Marks so I guess I should check out those new EP’s.

henryChinaski
May 21st 2018
4036 Comments


Good stuff.

Digging: Thornhill - Butterfly

ArsMoriendi
May 21st 2018
22978 Comments


Whoa he's doing Bowie but it almost sounds more natural than Blackstar...

Yup, I love this.

Then again, the only NIN album I wasn't at least a little impressed with was Ghosts, so I'm easy to please haha.

Digging: Nine Inch Nails - Bad Witch

Flugmorph
May 21st 2018
18269 Comments


or its just that trent is a damn musical genius

Darius
May 21st 2018
15338 Comments


soooo is this an LP, EP, or what

Deadwing42
May 21st 2018
214 Comments


This track is incredible. Trent is absolutely on top of his game. High expectations for Bad Witch.

insomniac15
Staff Reviewer
May 21st 2018
4525 Comments


@Darius - It's a 30 minute LP

Darius
May 21st 2018
15338 Comments


Ok. I was wondering given the 6-tracklist

insomniac15
Staff Reviewer
May 21st 2018
4525 Comments


Yeah, the length is disappointing considering they are marketing this as an LP

goblinilbog
May 21st 2018
304 Comments


Even though it's only 30 minutes, I bet it'll be 30 INSANE, highest quality minutes.

Faraudo
May 21st 2018
2089 Comments


No filler, all killer.

Deadwing42
May 22nd 2018
214 Comments


remove the pain and push it back in

Pebster49
May 24th 2018
3019 Comments


I'm not digging this song at all. His vocal delivery is kind of laughable

Faraudo
May 24th 2018
2089 Comments


His vocal delivery in here is probably my favorite thing about the song.

Cactusman
May 24th 2018
8 Comments


Sounds pretty dope to me...I can't wait!



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