Trent Reznor Biography (Wikipedia)
Michael Trent Reznor (born May 17, 1965) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, and composer. He is the founder, lead vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, and principal songwriter of the industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails, which he founded in 1988 and of which he was the sole official member until 2016, when English musician and frequent collaborator Atticus Ross was added as a permanent member. His first release under the Nine Inch Nails name, the 1989 album Pretty Hate Machine, was a commercial and critical success. He has since released 11 Nine Inch Nails studio albums. He left Interscope Records in 2007 and was an independent recording artist until signing with Columbia Records in 2012.
Reznor was associated with bands such as Option 30, The Innocent, and Exotic Birds in the mid-1980s. He has contributed to the albums of artists such as Marilyn Manson, whom he mentored, and rapper Saul Williams. Reznor and his wife, Mariqueen Maandig, are members of the post-industrial group How to Destroy Angels, alongside Atticus Ross and long-time Nine Inch Nails graphic designer Rob Sheridan.
Trent Reznor Tracks