Saturday, December 8th, 2007

The NY Times on Radiohead’s online gambit


Radiohead recently gave away their latest album, “In Rainbows,” online with the caveat that listeners could donate whatever they found appropriate. The NY Times examines both the band’s decision and the larger trend of musicians splitting off from their labels and going out on their own.

Warren Frey is a journalist, freelance writer, podcaster, video producer, and all-around media consultant currently based in Vancouver, Canada. His written work has appeared in such publications as Metro Vancouver, the Westender, Mac | Life and the Japan Times.

One Response to “ The NY Times on Radiohead’s online gambit ”

I Am Steven says:

I only paid about $3.00 for the album. About fair, given what I got in return, really.

I miss “Kid A”……

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