Nine Inch Nails
are officially back with "Came Back Haunted
" single from the upcoming album titled "Hesitation Marks
." Listen to the newest song in the player below.
reports, the track harkens back to classic NIN, infused with the energy of the band's legendary 1989 debut, "Pretty Hate Machine
," bolstered with the epic scope of the 1994 follow-up, "The Downward Spiral
Buzzing synthesizers and a hard, rolling bass line propel the decidedly industrial rock song, with Reznor's distinctive vocals cutting through the dense maelstrom, screaming "I dont believe it/I had to see it/I came back haunted"
throughout the arena-sized chorus.
"I love it,"
gushed KROQ music director, Lisa Worden
. "It's the return of Nine Inch Nails that fans have been waiting for. If this song is any indication, the new album is going to be amazing."
The night before the song's release (June 5), the official Nine Inch Nails tweeted out a message that suggests a September 3 release date for the band's new album, with the title "Hesitation Marks." The tweet also referred to "Halo 28
," with Halo numbers being "the numbers assigned to pieces of the Nine Inch Nails discography in the order that they are released."
This new upcoming NIN album will be the 28th Halo release (2007 full-length "The Slip
" is No. 27).
The full list of Nine Inch Nails North American tour dates (supported by Explosions in the Sky
and Godspeed You! Black Emperor
09/28 - St. Paul, MN - Xcel Energy Center
09/30 - Kansas City, MO - Sprint Center
10/01 - St. Louis, MO - Chaifetz Arena
10/03 - Montréal, QC - Centre Bell
10/04 - Toronto, ON - Air Canada Centre
10/05 - Cleveland, OH - Wolstein Cente
10/07 - Auburn Hills, MI - The Palace of Auburn Hills
10/08 - Pittsburgh, PA - Petersen Events Center
10/11 - Boston, MA - TD Garden
10/14 - Brooklyn, NY - Barclays Center
10/15 - Newark, NJ - Prudential Center
10/18 - Washington, DC - Verizon Center
10/19 - University Park, PA - Bryce Jordan Center
10/21 - Raleigh, NC - PNC Arena
10/22 - Nashville, TN - Bridgestone Arena
10/24 - Atlanta, GA - Philips Arena
10/30 - Sunrise, FL - BB&T Center
10/31 - Orlando, FL - Amway Center
11/05 - San Antonio, TX - AT&T Center
11/08 - Los Angeles, CA - Staples Center
11/09 - Phoenix, AZ - US Airways Center
11/11 - El Paso, TX - Don Haskins Center
11/13 - Broomfield, CO - 1stBank Center
11/15-16 - Las Vegas, NV - The Joint
11/18 - Portland, OR - Rose Garden Arena
11/19 - Spokane, WA - Spokane Arena
11/21 - Vancouver, BC - Rogers Arena
11/22 - Seattle, WA - Key Arena
11/24 - Edmonton, A - Rexall Place
11/25 - Calgary, AB - Scotiabank Saddledome