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Monday, February 14, 2011

Radiohead: The King Of Limbs. Newspaper Album?

Posted by Trent Moorman on Mon, Feb 14, 2011 at 2:35 AM

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Radiohead have announced details of their new album titled The King of Limbs. Available for download this coming Saturday, Feb. 19th. Website says:

Radiohead's new record, The King Of Limbs, is presented here as the world's first* Newspaper Album, comprising:

-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.

*perhaps

Newspaper Album + MP3 PRICE $48.00, Newspaper Album + WAV PRICE $53.00

How tiny are their 625 pieces of tiny artwork going to be?

What's a "Newspaper Album"?

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