Operation Manatee #23: Smoke & Mirrors

This week, Cory and Chris try to set the CJTR studio on fire and probably succeed.

Aphex Twin
Aphex Twin

It’s Tuesday night again and you know what that means:

1. You’re drunk and naked.
2. You’re probably not going out again for the night.
3. Your favourite Regina Community Radio show that’s on from 11:00 to midnight on Tuesday is coming up!

Tonight, Cory and Chris have cooked up a nice batch of late-night wake-up tunes for your listening enjoyment. One of those tunes may even be from that scary-looking dude at the top of this post. ^

Tune in from 11:00 to midnight and check back right here for a Playlist during the show. Isn’t that high-tech?

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Nine Inch Nails And Why I Hereby Declare Him Great

Nine Inch Nails has been around for a while now and he just gets better. This is Chris’ really brief look at what makes NIN/Trent Reznor pretty fucking cool.

Trent Reznor
Trent Reznor

Before I dig into this, I want to make clear that I virtually always refer to Nine Inch Nails as “he”, “him”, etc. Almost never do I use “they”. This is because Trent Reznor is the band creator, the main creative force and the only constant member. Nine Inch Nails as a band is really just Trent Reznor plus whomever he can get. Without Trent, there is no Nine Inch Nails. So, when I start using subjective and objective personal pronouns like “he” and “his”, don’t freak out. Also, I’ll just use “NIN” a lot of the time.

Back in the early ’90s, when Nine Inch Nails was first getting big and popular, I was still lost in a horrible sea of dance mix and radio pop rock. It wasn’t until I was in grade 7-8 that I first heard NIN. I would have been about 13-14 years old. Continue reading “Nine Inch Nails And Why I Hereby Declare Him Great”

What Cory’s Looking Forward to in 2013 (Until at least April…)

5. Magneta Lane
4. How to Destroy Angels
3. Atoms for Peace
2. Tool
1. Sparta
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