— J u k e b o x —
‘ H U R T ‘
a song written by Trent Reznor, first released on
Nine Inch Nails’ 1994 album
‘The Downward Spiral’.
In 2002 ‘H U R T’ was covered by JOHNNY CASH
to critical acclaim; it was one of Cash’s final hit releases before his death.
The song clearly includes references to self-harm and heroin addiction, although the overall meaning of the song is disputed.
T U E S D A Y T U N E S
revisits a classic electronica favourite
from the early 90’s
D E P E C H E M O D E
An English electronic band formed in 1980 in Basildon, Essex.
Since its release, the song has been covered by numerous artists including Gravity Kills, Marilyn Manson, Sammy Hagar, Jerry Williams, Lollipop Lust Kill, Nina Hagen, Richard Cheese, and Johnny Cash.
[Cash’s accousitc version is our personal favourite rendition. Watch to see cameo appearances in the video of numerous celebrities]
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