February 14 2011
This definitely come as a surprise this morning. Thom Yorke and the rest of the gang will be releasing Radiohead's eighth studio album entitled "The King of Limbs" this Saturday. The album will be available directly from the band's website in digital and 'traditional' formats. This time around, the band will charge a fixed price for the album instead of allowing fans to determine the price like their last album "In Rainbows."
- The band will be releasing the world's first 'newspaper' album as well. The 'Newspaper' album consists of:
- Two clear 10" vinyl records in a purpose-built record sleeve.A compact disc.
- Many large sheets of artwork, 625 tiny pieces of artwork and a full-colour piece of oxo-degradeable plastic to hold it all together.
- The Newspaper Album comes with a digital download that is compatible with all good digital media players.
- The Newspaper Album will be shipped on Monday 9th May 2011 you can, however, enjoy the download on Saturday 19th February 2011.Shipping is included in the prices shown.
- One lucky owner of the digital version of The King Of Limbs, purchased from this website, will receive a signed 2 track 12" vinyl.