I finally saw Nine Inch Nails!
I could list every technological marvel NIN used to enhance their stage presence, but it would never replace the experience of watching them play inside abstract technicolor holograms of texture.
Impressions of analog static, binary code, and dream machine looking patterns encased the band.
Each sound was so crisp that the music crystallized in every cell of my body.
“I’m convinced the NIN crew consists of not only top-notch musicians and artists, but cutting-edge experimental scientists tinkering with time machines. It was like they teleported from 2525 just to perform this tour.”
Find out my biggest NIN related regret and read the rest of my review at the PSU Vanguard.
Watch these clips of the show to get a taste of what you missed:
Here’s the raw footage for “The Wretched” and “Even Deeper” from Brian Brookins’ cell phone: