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Nine Inch Nails

Just Like You Imagined

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“Just Like You Imagined” is an instrumental by Nine Inch Nails from their 1999 album The Fragile. It features on piano Mike Garson, known for his work with David Bowie and The Smashing Pumpkins. Additional layers of guitars are performed by Danny Lohner and Adrian Belew. There is a thick fuzz texture to some of the guitar tracks, while others trigger synth patches rather than traditional guitar sounds. The song’s time signature is 4/4 in the intro but once the drums enter it changes to 10/4 (4 + 6). A live video of “Just Like You Imagined” appears on the DVD version of And All That Could Have Been, with some of Garson’s technically challenging piano tracks substituted by a theremin played by Charlie Clouser. There is a video of live rehearsal footage at Nothing Studios in... Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Everyone I know ... Goes away in the end ... You could have it all

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