Nine Inch Nails are known for their live experiences and now Trent Reznor has accused Kanye West and The Weeknd of stealing his ideas.
“I’d been obsessed with, since the beginning, attempting with whatever resources I had access to, of transforming the live venue into as much of an immersive experience as possible, screens and experimental production techniques” and he went on to say during Coachella “every band has a video playing behind them, and every band is sunk up with a convenient, polite lighting package. And I saw Kanye West blatantly rip off, and The Weeknd rip off, our tours, production-wise, which I’ll say without any hesitation. And they know.”
Trent says NIN shows have headed in the opposite direction now, going for the experience of “music being played somewhat sloppily with an element of danger and uncertainty and unpredictability.”
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