Supporting his latest release, the double album titled Big Mess which is out now via ANTI- / Epitaph Records, Danny Elfman has unveiled a reimagined version of his song “True” with none other than Trent Reznor.
Commenting on the news and awesome collab, Elfman shares, “This is the first duet/collaboration I’ve ever done in my life, so to do it with Trent was a real surprise and a treat. He’s always been a big inspiration to me, not to mention he has one of my all-time favorite singing voices.”
The new single is accompanied by an Aron Johnson-directed music video who, according to a recent press release, “…also contributed visual effects to the Sarah Sitkin-directed music video for the album version of ‘True’.”
What began as an experiment in meshing aggressive rock and orchestral strings, Big Mess was mostly created (spontaneously) during quarantine in 2020.