Reznor launches “radio nothing”
November 21, 2000 New York, NY nothing records announces today the launch of radio nothing.
radio nothing is streaming internet radio featuring exclusive and frequently updated “playlists” programmed by the nothing collective (composed of nothing artists and programmers) as well as fans. radio nothing playlists showcase the comprehensive nothing records catalogue and provide a unique platform for nothing records artists to showcase both their new, original music (including exclusive and internet-only tracks, demos and works in progress, and sneak previews of upcoming major releases) as well as their personal favorites by other artists. Future radio nothing programming will include concert webcasts and live broadcasts featuring nothing artists as “DJs”.
On the launch of radio nothing, nothing records co-owner/nine inch nails¹ Trent Reznor stated, “radio nothing offers fans radio created directly from the source. It¹s a new playing field, a place where I can experiment and showcase new and previously unheard material from nine inch nails as well as my current favorites from both the nothing catalogue and beyond.”
nothing records¹ co-owner and nine inch nails¹ manager, John A. Malm, Jr., added, “Live 365¹s revolutionary approach, broadcasting tools and large userbase are the perfect partner for nothing¹s highly interactive web community. The range of interesting and unique content coming from the nothing collective is limitless. At launch, we are excited to offer a full range of playlists - stay tuned for more.”
Accessible via the recently launched nothingrecords.com
website, radionothing.com and Live365.com, radio nothing broadcasts using
Live365.com¹s streaming platform for Internet radio broadcasting. radio nothing features Live365.com¹s first branded player for a record label.
“nothing records and Trent Reznor are providing an unparalleled musical experience to their fans and our listeners,” said John Jeffrey, Executive Vice President at Live365. “radio nothing has raised the bar for what radio and Internet content creators can achieve. We are thrilled that nothing records¹ radio nothing is using Live365¹s broadcasting tools to share the music of these diverse and brilliant artists. You will not find this on commercial radio.”
At launch, radio nothing features six playlists:
… nine inch nails remixes - programmed by Reznor and featuring preview tracks from nine inch nails¹ November 21 release, “things falling apart” as well as his favorite, previously released NIN remixes. Reznor is slated to chat tonight on Spin.com/Yahoo! (9pm ET) about the CD as well as the debut of radio nothing.
… Clint Mansell Raw Stylus - created by nothing artist Clint Mansell (composer of the “REQUIEM FOR A DREAM” and “PI” soundtracks, former front man and founding member of the pioneering English rock/hip hop band Pop Will Eat Itself) and featuring his most recent, unreleased music as well his current favorites from his DJ setlist.
… Official radio nothing mix - programmed by NIN programmer Keith Hillebrandt and featuring exclusive segue material and the exclusive and unreleased Clint Mansell track “The Mechanic”.
… radio nothing by live365.com programmed by Live365 and featuring the comprehensive nothing records¹ catalogue.
… nothing studios mix - programmed by nothing studios engineer Leo Herrera.
… Fan mix - programmed by three webmasters
from the nine inch nails¹ fansites: theninhotline.net, thefragile.com,
radio nothing¹s initial playlists will be updated frequently and the number of playlists will expand and evolve.
About nothing records
nothing records (www.nothingrecords.com) was founded by musician Trent Reznor and his manager John A. Malm, Jr. in 1992. nothing’s roster features Reznor’s nine inch nails, Marilyn Manson, Autechre, The Bowling Green, Einsturzende Neubaten, Plaid, Plug, Pop Will Eat Itself, Prick, Squarepusher, 12 Rounds, and The The.