"In May 2004, when asked what he was listening at the moment Trent Reznor said, that he was listening to "Mutant TG" by Throbbing Gristle. After reading this, Bryan Black, who has provided the remix for the song "Persuation" under the name "Motor" on that album wrote to Trent Reznor and Trent told him that his work was excellent.
In 2005 Throbbing Gristle's "Persuation (Motor Remix)" and "Hot on the Heels of Love" were played before Nine Inch Nails concerts.
From TR's Twitter account:
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