The Slip

  1. What Do Ping Followers Say About An Artist's Fans?

    September 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT What do your Ping followers say about an artist's fans and the formats they buy? Billboard analyzed the number of Ping followers for 49 artists and compared them to three metrics for each artist - CD sales, digital albums sales and digital tr ...

  2. Music-Based Games: iPhone Gets NIN, Rock Band AC/DC

    September 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Artists are growing increasingly interested in creating customized versions of various music-based videogames to feature not only their music, but also their likeness and other imagery. The latest is Nine Inch Nails, which is planning to release a ...

  3. Kanye West, NIN Bring Lollapalooza To A Close

    August 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Kanye West and Nine Inch Nails closed Lollapalooza 2008 in grand fashion Sunday (Aug. 3) in Chicago's Grant Park, with the former regaling his hometown crowd with hit after hit and the latter band offering a tour-de-force of intense industria ...

  4. Japan's Hostess Ushers In NIN Deal

    May 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Tokyo-based independent music company Hostess Entertainment says it has signed a deal with Nine Inch Nails to distribute, market and promote the industrial-rock unit's new album, "Ghosts I-IV," in Japan, with a June 4 release date. ...

  5. SOS Records Launches With Hand From Archbishop Tutu

    May 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Using the dramatic calling card "The Day That Music Was Set Free," SOS Records launched at a New York press conference today, including an endorsement from Nobel Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu. Founded by Canadian businessman Steve ...

  6. NIN Offers New Album Free Of Charge

    May 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Trent Reznor and Nine Inch Nails is at it again, throwing another digital strand of pasta at the wall to see if it sticks, this time giving away the new album "The Slip," completely free of charge, to anyone providing their e-mail addres ...