Monday, October 01, 2007
down is the new up

You know, I usually try to keep things sort of local. For one, because I like to talk about stuff like that. And two, because I like to try not to talk about the same thing that you've already read on a million other blogs. But if you'll indulge me, I felt compelled to spill at least a few words on Radiohead.

This is... well, it's one of those things that makes you say, wow.

If you haven't read it elsewhere (and I'm sure you have), you can download the new Radiohead record starting on October 10th for a grand total of as much or as little as you want (plus a 45p processing fee).

I don't think I need to mention how incredibly cool this is.

For those of you who like to shell out for a physical artifact, you can also grab that for 40 pounds (how do you make the "pound" sign on a N. American keyboard?). $80 CDN is a bit pricey, but you get 2-LPs, 2-CDs, lyric books and other goodies, plus everything is housed in a hardback book and a slipcase. And you still get to download the record on October 10th, even though the made-to-order packages don't ship until December 3rd.

See that? I didn't say anything novel there. That's why I usually avoid standard news reporting... this has me pretty excited though.

now playing: MIA - Bingo (Diplo Mix)

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By Blogger Luisa Irene, at 10:20 AM  

The Radiohead thing is monumental. I was so impressed I spent close to an hour figuring out how to get my Visa "verified by visa" so I could spend money on something they were willing to give me for free.

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