How to Destroy Angels’ Industrial Godparents, Coil

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Every Wednesday, Douglas Wolk explores the people, places and coincidences that tie disparate musicians together.

How to Destroy Angels’ first full-length album, Welcome Oblivion, came out this week. HTDA, led by Trent Reznor and fronted by his wife Mariqueen Maandig, is pretty firmly a Nine Inch Nails side project — before the album even appeared, Reznor announced that NIN would be touring this summer and had a new album in the works. The current single from Welcome Oblivion is “How Long”; here’s the video for it.

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