Following in the footsteps of Radiohead, Nine Inch Nails today presented their own choose-your-price digital debut Ghosts I-IV. The volumes were recorded over an intense ten week period last fall, and contains 36 brand new instrumental tracks.
The first nine tracks are available for free, with prices increasing after depending on how many bells and whistles are desired.
It breaks down like this:
One-time digital download that comprises of the first 9 tracks from Ghosts I-IV that includes a 40-page PDF covering the whole release and a digital extras pack (wallpapers, icons, etc.).
One-time download for all 36 tracks from Ghosts I-IV in buyers choice of digital format between Mp3 (320 kbps), FLAC (Lossless CD Quality) and Apple Lossless (CD Quality playable in iTunes). Also included is the 40-page PDF and digital extras pack.
$10 2xCD Set
Same download elements as the $5 package plus a physical copy of the 2-disc set complete with 6-panel digipack and 16-page booklet.
$75 Deluxe Edition Package
This includes the same digital download package as the previous 2 plus a large fabric slipcase containing 2 embossed, fabric-bound books.
Book 1 includes:
Ghosts I-IV, a data DVD for remixing to users’ heart’s content and a Blu-ray disc containing stereo mixes of the album in 24-bit 96Khz hi-res audio (complete with exclusive slideshow).
Book 2 contains 48 pages of photos by Phillip Grabill and Rob Sheridan as a visual aesthetic accompaniment to the music.
And finally, the $300 Ultra-Deluxe Limited Edition
This package includes everything previously mentioned plus Ghosts I-IV on 180g vinyl in a fabric slipcase and a third book. These will only be available in this limited edition package.
Book 3 includes:
2 exclusive Giclee art prints of imagery from Ghosts I-IV which can be displayed in the book or removed and framed.
In addition, each Limited Edition package will be individually numbered as well as personally signed by Trent Reznor himself. This edition is strictly limited to 2500 pieces at one per customer.http://ghosts.nin.com/