NINE INCH NAILS' official web site,, has been updated with a brand new photo of former NIN guitarist Robin Finck with the short message "Welcome back!" next to it. Guitarist Rich Fownes who has played with UNKLE and has been a member of WITH SCISSORS and THE EIGHTIES MATCHBOX B-LINE DISASTER is also listed as being part of the revamped NINE INCH NAILS lineup. According to the Don't Tell Your Friends music news blog, Finck and Fownes will join Trent Reznor, Alessandro Cortini and Josh Freese for a world tour beginning July in North America.

Finck has served in numerous touring configurations of NIN, from tours supporting "The Downward Spiral" (1994-1997) to "The Fragile" (2000-2001). More recently, he played in GUNS N' ROSES.

The upcoming tour will feature the live debut of material from the recently released "Ghosts I-IV" alongside songs spanning the entire NIN catalogue.

Confirmed dates thus far for NIN's 2008 world tour are listed below. Additional dates and on-sales will be announced shortly.

Jul. 25 - Pemberton, BC - Pemberton Festival
Jul. 26 - Seattle, WA - Key Arena at Seattle Center
Jul. 28 - Edmonton, ALB - Rexall Place
Jul. 29 - Calgary, ALB - Pengrowth Saddledome
Jul. 31 - Winnipeg, MAN - MTS Centre
Aug. 02 - Minneapolis, MN - Target Center
Aug. 05 - Toronto, ONT - Air Canada Centre
Aug. 07 - Uncasville, CT - Mohegan Sun Arena
Aug. 08 - Worcester, MA - DCU Center
Aug. 12 - Knoxville, TN - Knoxville Civic Coliseum
Aug. 13 - Duluth, GA - Gwinnett Arena
Aug. 15 - Oklahoma City, OK - Ford Center
Aug. 16 - Houston, TX - Toyota Center
Aug. 18 - Dallas, TX - American Airlines Center
Aug. 20 - St. Louis, MO - Scottrade Center
Aug. 22 - Cleveland, OH - Quicken Loans Arena
Aug. 23 - Auburn Hills, MI - Palace of Auburn Hills
Aug. 27 - East Rutherford, NJ - Izod Center
Aug. 29 - Philadelphia, PA - Wachovia Center
Aug. 31 - Lexington, KY - Rupp Arena
Sep. 02 - Morrison, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheater
Sep. 03 - Salt Lake City, UT - The E Center of West Valley
Sep. 05 - Oakland, CA - Oracle Arena
Sep. 06 - Los Angeles, CA - The Forum


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