The Cure wanted to play music

The Cure did a mini-set of “A Forest,” “Shake Dog Shake,” “Lovesong,” “Boys Don’t Cry” and “Just Like Heaven.” Trent Reznor said the band was amongst the most unique, brilliant and “heartbreakingly excellent” rock bands the world has known while inducting the band. Robert Smith, frontman for The Cure, gave a short speech, surrounded by his former and current band members.