The Social Network (soundtrack)
|The Social Network|
|Released||September 28, 2010|
The Social Network is a
Critical reception of the soundtrack has been generally favorable, with high praise and widespread acclaim across the film industry being bestowed upon it. The score won nine major awards, including the 2010
On July 1, 2010, Reznor publicly announced that he and Ross were taking part in the soundtrack on nin.com:
I was planning on taking some time off after the continual waves of touring that ended last fall and spend this year experimenting around with what would become
How to Destroy Angelsand some new NIN. Well, that plan didn't work out so well. David Fincher started inquiring about my interest in scoring his upcoming film, The Social Network. Yeah, the movie about the founding of
Months later, I'm happy to tell you we're nearing the completion of this and I couldn't be happier with how it's turned out. The level of excellence that David operates on is inspiring and the entire process has been challenging and truly enjoyable.
As Atticus and I near the end of the scoring process, we're looking forward to the next phase - distilling the large amount of music we've written for this down to a satisfying record (or two). The film opens Oct 1 in the US with the record likely available a couple of weeks ahead of that.
Speaking of the film... it's really fucking good. And dark!
The film initially had a "
The idea of recording "