Nine Inch Nails announce intimate Reading and Leeds warm-up show

The band will play London's Scala on August 20

Nine Inch Nails have announced details of an intimate London show.

The band will play London’s Scala on August 20 ahead of their performance at Reading and Leeds festivals the following week. Tickets will go onsale at 5pm on Friday (August 9) and will only be available on the band’s website to fans who have signed up to be members of the website, which is free to do. For more information, visit

The band will play tracks from their forthcoming new album ‘Hesitation Marks’, which will be released on September 2. The new album, which is the follow-up to 2008’s ‘The Slip’, features guest appearances by bassist Pino Palladino, who regularly plays with The Who, and Fleetwood Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham.

The new Nine Inch Nails line-up – Trent Reznor, Alessandro Cortini, Joshua Eustis, Robin Finck, and Ilan Rubin – played their first live show in four years on July 26 at Fuji Rock Festival in Japan. The band premiered three new songs from ‘Hesitation Marks’ including ‘Copy Of A’ and ‘Find My Way’ as well as first single ‘Came Back Haunted’.