Nine Inch Nails Mashed With Hall & Oates Yields a Yacht Rock ‘Closer’

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Nine Inch Nails‘ “Closer” might very well be the pinnacle of sensual industrial rock. In much the same way, Daryl Hall & John Oates‘ “I Can’t Go for That (No Can Do)” might be the zenith of what’s sometimes called yacht rock. So what happens when you combine the two? You get expert mashup-maker Bill McClintock’s latest musical concoction, “I Can’t Get Closer for That,” which threads Trent Reznor‘s vocals from the 1994 The Downward Spiral hit into the backing track and hook from Hall & Oates’ 1981 Private Eyes smash. It’s funky. Listen to it down toward the bottom of this post. Those wishing to…

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