SONOIO Album Art

NINE INCH NAILS collaborator Alessandro Cortini who was a part of the band’s lineup from 2005 to 2008 has unveiled his new solo project. SONOIO, which comes from the italian phrase “sono io”, that means “it’s me”, consists solely of Alessandro Cortini. It’s first self titled album is set for release on September 14th, 2010 and to promote the release SONOIO has released 4 tracks for free off their upcoming album.

The 4 tracks included in the free download are Just Me, Suck Up Everything, Not Worth Remembering and Silence.

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As a member of NINE INCH NAILS, Cortini toured from 2005 to 2008, during the band’s “Live: With Teeth”, “Performance 2007” and “Lights In The Sky Over North/South America” tours. His primary role was that of touring keyboard player, although he also played guitar and bass guitar on some songs. Besides touring with the band, Cortini also contributed to the instrumental album “Ghosts I-IV” (receiving co-writing credits on a number of tracks) and the 2008 album “The Slip.” He also features in the live DVD “Beside You In Time,” as well as the music videos for “The Hand That Feeds” and “Survivalism.” He left the band at the end of 2008, citing a desire to pursue other projects.

Cortini is also the frontman of Los Angeles band Modwheelmood. A Modwheelmood remix of “The Great Destroyer” was also released on the “Year Zero” remix album “Year Zero Remixed.”

Cortini Performing With Nine Inch Nails