Nine Inch Nails has posted two big goodies online for fans: the first is the studio version of “Copy Of A,” the new song that the live band has been opening its concerts with since returning to the stage last month. The second is the group’s complete concert from this past weekend’s Outside Lands festival in San Francisco, a 95-minute set featuring several new tunes as well as a solid lineup of NIN classics.
- “Copy Of A” is taken from Hesitation Marks, the first new NIN album in five years, which is due out September 3rd.
- In addition to NIN, the Outside Lands event featured performances from the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Vampire Weekend, Paul McCartney, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, the National, Willie Nelson, Hall and Oates, Grizzly Bear and a wide range of eclectic artists.
- Reznor’s latest version of Nine Inch Nails made its U.S. live debut on August 2nd at Chicago’sLollapalooza festival. The band will kick off a North American arena tour on September 28th in St. Paul, Minnesota.