Nine Inch Nails - The Slip
Critic Score
Based on 12 reviews
2008 Ratings: #206 / 757
User Score
Based on 132 ratings
2008 Ratings: #82
Liked by 3 people
July 22, 2008 / Release Date
LP / Format
The Null Corporation / Label / Website
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"The Slip" goes for an even more alternative leaning than the rest of the catalog has, but it's still very beautifully-textured, incredibly-produced and fun! The songwriting isn't as strong as their other works, though, and the last three tracks start to lose steam despite them being interestingly composed.

Fav Tracks: 1,000,000; Letting You; Discipline; Head Down; Lights in the Sky

Least Fav Track: Corona Radiata (oh boy)

Very Good
When talking about Nine Inch Nails, you don't really see anyone in particular other then Trent. But here, the music seems like it was made in a garage, with a bunch of Trents friends, trying to make not only a good album, but to make a fun, jamming, and electric album. And in some points, it really works. While it does loose steam near the end, it there is barely 9 songs on the album, whats on display here is still great.

Favorite jams: 1,000,000, Head Down, Lights In The Sky

Lest Favorite: ... read more
They sure didn't SLIP UP (hahaha) on this album. It may not be up to snuff when compared to their 80's/90's albums, but still, it's crazy good shit.
Yeah this album is amazing. The record is a return to the previous harsh song of the 90's but in a similar to a return of a record like bottomless pit from death grips, but instead of rehashing all the sounds like death grips has, the slip is a return to form. While you can say death grips did kinda do that on bottomless pit with pop elements like the money store, the slip was a return a important sound (maybe including a feeling of music making within the finale tracks feeling like Trent ... read more
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Track List

  1. 999,999 
  2. 1,000,000 
  3. Letting You 
  4. Discipline 
  5. Echoplex 
  6. Head Down 
  7. Lights In The Sky 
  8. Corona Radiate 
  9. The Four Of Us Are Dying
  10. Demon Seed

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