Nine Inch Nails Welcome Back Guitarist Robin Finck

Longtime collaborator will join the band on upcoming tour

May 17, 2013 1:05 PM ET
Robin Finck performs in San Antonio, Texas.
Robin Finck performs in San Antonio, Texas.
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Trent Reznor's new Nine Inch Nails lineup lost its bassist earlier this week, but the band just gained another member. Guitarist Robin Finck, a longtime NIN associate, is joining the band's touring lineup effective immediately.

Finck has worked with NIN since 1994 and last played with the band on its 2009 tour. "The addition of Robin to the mix of players I've assembled makes this band incredibly powerful and versatile," Reznor wrote on the band's Tumblr. "We are deep in the rehearsal process and it feels exciting and great to be back at this."

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Nine Inch Nails' next show is set for July 26th at the Fuji Rock Festival in Naeba, Japan. Their first U.S. date is scheduled for early August at Lollapalooza in Chicago, and NIN have dates set through early November, when they'll play the Voodoo Festival in New Orleans. More tour dates are expected to be announced soon.

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