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‘Facepalm’: AP reviews Nine Inch Nails’ ‘cover’ of Johnny Cash’s ‘Hurt’

http://twitter.com/#!/Sand2Stone/status/374605096249614336

Oh. Dear.

Music news, AP-style:

http://twitter.com/#!/317lindquist/status/374620623265230848

On Monday, Associated Press music reporter Mesfin Fekadu published a review of the Nine Inch Nails set at Philly’s Budweiser Made in America festival. Can we get a fact check on Fekadu’s reporting?

http://twitter.com/#!/melissamgeisler/status/374389089291608067

Thanks for the giggles, AP!

http://twitter.com/#!/mwriske/status/374723097397833728

The blunder was corrected and the AP article now reads:

NIN closed the night with a slow and smoky version of “Hurt,” which Johnny Cash famously covered.

“Typo” fixed!

http://twitter.com/#!/AP/status/374410498798006272

Here’s the original text:

NIN closed the night with a slow and smoky cover of Johnny Cash’s “Hurt,” which earned nonstop cheers from the crowd.

Whoops!

http://twitter.com/#!/TheH2/status/374671343528452096
http://twitter.com/#!/thomrburg/status/374684955647172609
http://twitter.com/#!/CNNLADavid/status/374593102402441216

And, in a nutshell:

http://twitter.com/#!/DannyJWillis/status/374598730306961409