How could I forget!
Bonus: Johnny Depp, pre-Jack Sparrow. And! His two-second bit on stages proves that Jack Sparrow is indeed just Johnny Depp with a silly hat. Tricorn, greasy, silly hat and a beaded dreadlock. And eyeliner.
Nine Inch Nails at the 1999 MTV Movie Awards,
debuting “The Fragile” and Trent’s new body haircut.
Blinking fluorescent beams on undulating jib arms.
The boys aren’t bad either.
I remember watching this performance Back in the Day, breathless with anticipation and fangirl excitement and…
Wishing the song was harder and meaner and weirder, more akin to these:
and everyone’s favorite Romanek:
But, you know, The Fragile is like…fucking good, you guys. I sniffed at that MTV performance before I knew what was what.
Then that 2 disc album came out and changed my life, or something short of it.