Now, let's wait for the sales figures. The first experiment that Trent Reznor did (with another artist) was a total failure.
So, is the album any good? I'm not really into NIN, mostly because I listened to few songs by
I should say that, despite the media coverage of this movement, Reznor is not the first in offering his music in such a free way (compared with the rest). Metallica, yeah, yeah, you're reading right, the same Metallica that confronted Napster, had been offering a ton of their live shows in MP3 and FLAC formats for between 10 and 13 dollars. AND they also have a free for everyone handful of old shows, spawning their complete career, to download, although only in MP3 format (CBR at 192 kbps).