"Keep It Together"

Trent Reznor can still worm his way into your heart and make your skin crawl at the same time. This track with his band How to Destroy Angels coasts on a torpid, mutant-slinky beat, but when he and wife Mariqueen Maandig repeat the title over and over, it's creepily sweet – like they're holding each other through a dark, sweaty night of the soul.

Listen to "Keep It Together":

From The Archives Issue 1169: November 8, 2012