For those of you watching the Academy Awards tonight, a proud moment in music occurred.
Nine Inch Nails mastermind Trent Reznor… yes, he of March of the Pigs and Head Like A Hole reknown… took home the Oscar for best original score in a motion picture, for his collaboration with Atticus Ross on the soundtrack for The Social Network.
While The Social Network did not take home the night’s top prize (that went to The King’s Speech), props must be made to Trent, who joins such recent Oscar winners as Eminem.
and to remind you where he came from… We’re In This Together, from the Fragile:
or this, Burn:
or let’s go classic: