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Nine Inch Nails: Popular Modernism in 90s Metal, Part 1


The alt-metal scene of the 90s was an incredibly fertile ground for the emergence of exciting bands that all fused the heavies of metal with exciting forms of sonic innovation and experimentation. There was progressive metal (Tool, Opeth, Meshuggah), stoner-metal (Sleep, Kyuss, Electric Wizard), nu-metal (Deftones, Rage Against the Machine), funk-metal (Primus, Mr. Bungle), industrial metal (Godflesh, Nine Inch Nails),…

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