As a musician, you can write the score. But you can’t necessarily control how it’s used.
Unlike some people on Watchmen, I’m not even sure a hammer to the head might help at this point.
The first time I ever saw the album, I didn’t even know Trent Reznor’s name. I was young and angsty and browsing a small record shop near my childhood home when I came across a bright blue and pink album titled Pretty Hate Machine.