Radiohead 'Live From a Moon Shaped Pool' Event
"Unique" Radiohead streaming event will take place today at record stores around the globe
Radiohead have announced a "unique" event to take place today (June 17), the same day their new album A Moon Shaped Pool arrives..
Dubbed Live From a Moon Shaped Pool, the event will take place at record stores globally. The band released information on the website dedicated to their new album (http://www.amoonshapedpool.com/livefrom/) and posted a map pinpointing record stores worldwide where fans can participate in "an exclusive day-long audio stream from the band" as well as competitions, "instructional artworks" and more events.
Below read Radiohead website statement
“XL RECORDINGS AND RADIOHEAD INVITE INDEPENDENT STORES ACROSS THE WORLD TO HELP CELEBRATE THE PHYSICAL RELEASE OF A MOON SHAPED POOL THIS FRIDAY 17TH JUNE.
WE HAVE PUT TOGETHER MUSIC FOR AN AUDIO STREAM INTO STORES THROUGHOUT RELEASE DAY. JONNY HAS SELECTED 2 HOURS OF LIVE TRACKS TAKEN FROM LAST MONTH’S ROUNDHOUSE SHOWS IN LONDON; THERE ARE PLAYLIST FAVOURITES FROM COLIN & ED, AND THOM HAS CREATED A LONG PLAYLIST BASED ON HIS 'OFFICE CHARTS'. STANLEY DONWOOD HAS CREATED AN 'INCONSEQUENTIAL PAMPHLET' (HIS WORDS) BASED ON HIS EXPERIENCES CREATING THE ALBUM COVER.
FIGURES FROM CHRIS HOPEWELL'S BURN THE WITCH ANIMATION, STANLEY DONWOOD SCREEN PRINTS, AND A 35MM CELLULOID PRINT OF PAUL THOMAS ANDERSON'S DAYDREAMING VIDEO CAN BE WON”.