Nine Inch Nails has released Ghosts I – IV, a collection of 36 track instrumental Tracks. The collection contains "almost two hours of new music composed and recorded over a ten week period last fall".
NIN is using an interesting pricing model:
- A free download of Ghosts I (the first 9 tracks)
- $5 download of Ghosts I – IV (all 36 tracks)
- $10 2xCD set
- $75 Deluxe Edition Package are available.
All files appear to be DRM free!
According to the FAQ page for the Ghosts I-IV, the songs are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License. There is a teaser on this page about an "exciting partnership experience".
Go to nin.com for more information.
Artist site: http://www.markmoshermusic.com
Host of Sonic Encounters Podcast: http://markmoshermusic.com/podcast/
Boulder Synthesizer Meetup founder and host: http://www.bouldersynth.com