Radiohead archive

  • Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke removes albums from Spotify, 'standing up for musicians'
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    Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke removes albums from Spotify, 'standing up for musicians'

    By 15 July 2013

    Thom Yorke has removed his solo album The Eraser from Spotify, along with Amok, the album recorded with producer Nigel Godrich and Flea from the Red Hot Chili Peppers under the band name Atoms for Peace. The singer tweeted that Godrich and he had done...

  • Better-than-CD quality Radiohead album available from 7digital
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    Better-than-CD quality Radiohead album available from 7digital

    By 28 March 2011

    7digital has announced that it is offering the new Radiohead album, The King of Limbs, as a better-than-CD quality FLAC 24-bit digital download. The digital music store is stating that it is the first time the high bit-rate lossless format has been used...

  • Radiohead use the social network for new album launch
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    Radiohead use the social network for new album launch

    By 14 February 2011

    Radiohead used the power of the web and its social networks to announce the arrival of their new album "The Kings Of Limbs", which once again bypasses the major record labels. The news first broke on the band's website, with a post simply saying "Thank...

  • Championship Manager 2010 on sale for 1p
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    Championship Manager 2010 on sale for 1p

    By 18 August 2009

    Radiohead tried it, now it seems the video game publisher Eidos is following in the same vein with the "Pay what you want" model for the latest version of Championship Manager. "This is the first time an initiative like this has been tried in the videogames...

  • Radiohead embraces torrents for music distribution
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    Radiohead embraces torrents for music distribution

    By 17 August 2009

    Late last week, a new Radiohead song leaked onto the web called "These Are My Twisted Words". Today, the band officially announced the song on their "Dead Air Space" blog, which came with not only a link to the band's official web store W.A.S.T.E., but...

  • iGoogle gets more themes from musicians and fashion designers
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    iGoogle gets more themes from musicians and fashion designers

    By 10 September 2008

    Google has launched a fresh collection of iGoogle artist themes following the start of the project launched back in April. The new collection features designs from 28 leading artists from the worlds of fashion and music. Among other, this group includes...

  • Radiohead back catalogue comes to iTunes
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    Radiohead back catalogue comes to iTunes

    By 4 June 2008

    Radiohead has finally put all of its studio albums on iTunes. The British band was mooted to be one of the last to have held out. There is still no news as to when The Beatles back catalogue is going to be available despite months, perhaps now years,...

  • Radiohead scraps free music downloads
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    Radiohead scraps free music downloads

    By 2 May 2008

    Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has said in an interview that the band is not going to be offering its albums on a pay-as-much-as-you like basis again. The British band hit the headlines after opting to release the digital version of its last album, In...

  • Radiohead splits song on iTunes for remixers
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    Radiohead splits song on iTunes for remixers

    By 1 April 2008

    The tech world's favourite band Radiohead are offering another innovative 21st century way for fans to connect with their music. After making headlines last year by offering their album as a pay-what-you-want-to download, the group, in conjunction with...

  • Radiohead's New Years Eve concert to be broadcast online
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    Radiohead's New Years Eve concert to be broadcast online

    By 31 December 2007

    Keeping up their current cutting-edge tech status, Radiohead will perform an hour-long set that will premiere New Year's Eve on TV and the internet at the same time. The mini-concert will air on Current TV and Current.com starting 5am (UK time) on the...

  • Radiohead denies low paid-for download figures
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    Radiohead denies low paid-for download figures

    By 8 November 2007

    Radiohead have responded to comScore’s claim that less than 40% of "In Rainbows" downloaders paid anything for the album. comScore had stated that only 38% of fans actually paid out for the record, and the average amount paid from those who did, was...

  • Radiohead back catalogue to get release on novelty USB
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    Radiohead back catalogue to get release on novelty USB

    By 6 November 2007

    Wow, the record industry are really getting behind this whole music on USB concept. Buy-our-album-for-what-you-want Radiohead are the latest band to get in on the flash drive act. EMI are releasing the entire Radiohead back catalogue in a digital format,...