Happy Birthday NIN's Trent Reznor!

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    Fast Facts
    Born: Michael Trent Reznor on May 17, 1965
    Age: 48
    He is the only official and constant member of Nine Inch Nails (NIN)
    He played the tenor saxophone and the tuba in his youth, and was in jazz band and marching band during middle school and high school
    Reznor was featured in the film Light of Day in 1987; he played the keyboard as a member of a group in the movie
    Reznor signed to TVT and released NIN’s debut album Pretty Machine in 1989, which went platinum
    Pretty Machine reached #75 on the album charts and remained on the charts for more than 2 years
    NIN have released a total of 8 major studio albums
    Won his first Grammy in 1992 with Nine Inch Nails for Best Metal Performance for “Wish”; in 1995, Reznor won again for “Happiness in Slavery”
    Reznor won an Oscar and Golden Globe for his work on the soundtrack for The Social Network; He was awarded another Grammy for his work on The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo soundtrack
    NIN’s 1994 album The Downward Spiral ranked at #201 on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time List
    With the help of Interscope Records, Reznor started Nothing Records in 1992 that ended in 2004
    Reznor signed Marilyn Manson under Nothing Records, where he co-produced Manson’s first three albums
    Reznor is also a member of How to Destroy Angels; Atticus Ross and Reznor’s wife Mariqueen Maandig are part of the band as well
    How to Destroy Angels is named after the first single by the band Coil from 1984
    Reznor, along with Atticus Ross, wrote all but one song on The Social Network soundtrack
    The songwriting duo also wrote all of the songs on The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo soundtrack, other than Karen O’s cover of Led Zeppelin’s “Immigrant Song,” which they produced
    In 2012, Reznor teamed up with Dr. Dre to establish the Beats Electronics music streaming service, set to launch later this year
    2013 also hold a reunion tour for Nine Inch Nails, though the band’s lineup has been restructured with the exception of Reznor
    Personal Life
    He was born and raised in Mercer, PA.
    Trent was called by his middle name to avoid confusion, as his father had the same first name
    After his parents divorced, Trent was mostly raised by his grandparents. He also has one sister, Clara Clark
    For a year, Reznor studied music and computers at Allegheny College; he dropped out to pursue music full-time
    Reznor struggled for years with addiction, which came to a head when he overdosed on heroin in 2000; he checked himself in to a New Orleans rehab center and quit drugs cold turkey in 2001
    In May 2009, he married Mariqueen Maanding. They had their first child, Lazarus Echo Reznor, in October 2010
     
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    [video=youtube_share;ao-Sahfy7Hg]http://youtu.be/ao-Sahfy7Hg[/video]
     
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    That is my favorite NIN album

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    He is still rocking!
     
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    I want to fuck you like an aminal
    I want to feel you from the inside it is.
     
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    is a Cleveland native :yes:
     
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    Tell me about it. :facepalm:
     
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    I never got around to marrying him. I was so adamant about doing it when I was 14 and 15. :bigthink:

    Oh well...

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    :yes:

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    Downward Spiral was another album that got me through High school...Happy Birthday Trent :cheer:
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    [video=youtube;xwhBRJStz7w]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xwhBRJStz7w[/video]

    Good song if you want to drive your car very fast. :derp:

    The bass player in the video is Geordie White aka Twiggy Ramirez from Marilyn Manson's band. :grad:
     
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    :lo5:

    Nine Inch Nails is truly the band that made me realize that I was/am "weird".
     
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    [video=youtube;6qlUFKFHNIU]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6qlUFKFHNIU[/video]

    Love, lone, love NIN.
     
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    :giggle: Not really. He lived in Cleveland for a while, but he's from PA. And he HATED Cleveland (although, he had a lot of issues w/a lot of places).

    I don't think it was too smart of him to have children. This is someone who doesn't need to have children. Oh well, done now ... :coffee: