Radiohead just announced their soon-to-be-released, eighth album: The King of Limbs.
You can already pre-order The King of Limbs album on Radiohead’s website here. After ordering, you will be able to download the album on your computer around Saturday, February 19.
If you check out their website within the next few weeks, you can order the album in two different versions, either digitally as WAVs or MP3s, or a made-to-order deluxe album.
According to Radiohead’s album site, the “Newspaper”, or deluxe, order includes:
-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.
Direct list from USA album site.
To order the newspaper version and MP3 tracks, the cost is $48.00, whereas the version with WAV tracks costs $53.00
To order the MP3 tracks alone, the cost is $9.00. To order the WAV tracks alone, the cost is $14.00. Note that this is different from the last album, “In Rainbow”, where you could pay-what-you-want.
After the exclusive website release, the album will be for sale off the website, as well, starting March 28.